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Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan

US designates leader of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Taliban, Noor Wali, as terrorist

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan is responsible for carrying out multiple suicide bombings and killing hundreds of civilians.

Sep 11, 2019, 07:20 AM IST

Over 20 Taliban terrorists killed in US drone strike in eastern Afghanistan

At least 20 Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan militants and their trainer were killed in a US drone strike in eastern Afghanistan.

Mar 08, 2018, 06:53 AM IST

5 Pakistani terror groups banned by US

The US has designated few Pakistan-based groups as Foreign Terrorist Organisations, out of which some are also active in India, Bangladesh and other neighbouring countries.

Jan 11, 2017, 12:36 PM IST

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan claims responsibility of Sikh legislator Soran Singh's killing

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in a statement on Saturday claimed the responsibility for "successfully" targeting Sikh politician Sardar Sooran Singh.

Apr 23, 2016, 17:38 PM IST

13 terrorists to die, confirms Pakistani Army chief

Pakistan's army chief General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday confirmed the death sentence for another 13 "hardcore terrorists" who were involved in heinous offences related to terrorism.

Mar 16, 2016, 00:54 AM IST

Pakistani army chief confirms death sentence of five terrorists

The Pakistani army chief has confirmed death sentences of five hardcore terrorists involved in acts of terrorism and sectarian killings, the military said on Wednesday.

Sep 02, 2015, 21:28 PM IST

Pakistan launch offensive against militants

 Pakistani troops have launched a ground operation against militants hiding in the mountains of Waziristan tribal region, a media report said on Friday.

Aug 21, 2015, 12:46 PM IST

Terrorists killed in Pak raid belonged to al Qaeda

 Four terrorists, killed in a raid by Pakistani counter-terrorism commandos, were members of the al Qaeda and were looking to target a political personality and an office of an intelligence agency, officials said on Tuesday.

Jun 30, 2015, 17:16 PM IST

29 militants killed in military operations in Balochistan

 At least 29 militants including those of the dreaded Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan outfit have been killed in military operations in the country's restive Balochistan province during past one month.

May 23, 2015, 13:02 PM IST

Lawyer for Pakistan doctor who helped CIA find bin Laden shot dead

A Pakistani lawyer under death threats for defending a doctor who helped CIA agents hunt al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was shot dead on Tuesday, police said, and two militant groups claimed responsibility.

Mar 18, 2015, 00:36 AM IST

TTP commander killed in Pakistan

A key commander and financier of the Pakistani Taliban was on Tuesday killed in a joint operation by security forces and police in the country's restive northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

Feb 17, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

Targeted killings Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan's new terror style?

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan has adopted targeted killing to terrorize people.

Dec 20, 2014, 22:03 PM IST

Peshawar gunmen used ''hit list'' to identify young boys of important Army officers

Militants from the Pakistani Taliban, responsible for the Peshawar school bloodbath, reportedly had a hit list of young boys that was used by them to identify and kill sons of important army officers.

Dec 19, 2014, 13:09 PM IST

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan hostile to India: Govt

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, which was responsible for the killing of 141 people, mostly children in a school in Peshawar, is considered to be hostile to Indian interests and has been maintaining links with al-Qaeda in the Indian sub-continent, Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Dec 17, 2014, 22:18 PM IST

Pak Taliban seek 2 days to decide venue for meeting with government

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) today asked for two days to decide the location of a meeting between its political council and the government committee.

Apr 26, 2014, 21:10 PM IST

Pakistan Taliban divided over continuation of ceasefire

The banned Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) seems split on whether or not to extend the ceasefire with one faction claiming that they will launch attacks soon while another saying a formal decision is yet to be made.

Apr 03, 2014, 21:05 PM IST

Pakistan Taliban agrees to extend ceasefire

The month-long ceasefire announced by the Pakistani Taliban, which ends tomorrow, will be extended as the government and the banned group work towards a solution to end the menace of violence here.

Mar 30, 2014, 20:49 PM IST

Pak-TTP talks to discuss recovery of Gilani`s son, two others

Pakistan government would seek the release of former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani`s abducted son and two others during the second phase of direct peace talks with the Taliban set to resume on Tuesday.

Mar 24, 2014, 19:52 PM IST

Taliban blame security agencies for killing of commander

The Taliban on Tuesday blamed Pakistani security agencies for the killing of their senior commander Asmatullah Shaheen Bhittani.

Feb 25, 2014, 22:38 PM IST

PPP irked by minister`s offer to play cricket with Taliban

The main opposition Pakistan People`s Party (PPP) on Tuesday submitted an adjournment motion in the National Assembly over Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan`s invitation to the Taliban to play a cricket match.

Feb 25, 2014, 19:31 PM IST