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Donald Trump's counter-terrorism strategy identifies LeT, TTP as potential threat to US

"These groups, including Boko Haram, Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan, and Lashkar-e Taiba, employ a range of political and terrorist tactics to undermine local governments and conduct attacks," it said.

Oct 05, 2018, 07:53 AM IST

Kidnapped son of top judge in Pak rescued by army

 The kidnapped son of the Chief Justice of Sindh High Court was rescued from the clutches of Pakistani Taliban by the military in an early morning raid in the restive northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the third high-profile abduction case to be solved in recent months.

Jul 19, 2016, 15:17 PM IST

How to spot a militant: Pakistani army removes roofs in Waziristan

From the helicopter journalists could see scores of homes with no roofs but appearing otherwise intact, their interiors exposed to the elements.

Jun 02, 2016, 10:41 AM IST

Song to pay tribute to 132 students killed in Peshawar terror attack will move you to tears - Watch video

The Inter-Services Public Relations wing of the military released a new video song recently to pay tribute to young victims of the Army Public School attack on 16 December 2014 in Peshawar.

Feb 01, 2016, 23:15 PM IST

24 killed in Bacha Khan University terror attack; Pakistani Taliban claims responsibility

At least 20 people were massacred on Wednesday by Kalashnikov-wielding Taliban suicide attackers who stormed a prestigious university here in restive northwestern Pakistan and opened indiscriminate fire, in a grim reminder of the 2014 Peshawar army school attack.

Jan 20, 2016, 23:41 PM IST

Know about Taliban commander Umar Mansoor – Perpetrator of Pakistan's University terror attack

Tehreek-i-Taliban commander Umar Mansoor has claimed the responsibility of dastardly terror attack carried out in Bacha Khan University in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Charsadda on Wednesday that killed over 20 people, leaving dozens wounded.

Jan 20, 2016, 19:16 PM IST

Two school teachers injured in firing in Peshawar

Two school teachers were injured today when unknown gunmen opened fire at them outside a primary school in this restive northwestern city of Pakistan, where taliban massacred over 130 students in December 2014.

Jan 01, 2016, 20:57 PM IST

Pakistan gives death sentence to nine terrorists

 Pakistan has approved the death sentence of nine terrorists involved in various activities, a media report said.

Sep 22, 2015, 12:58 PM IST

Taliban attack on Pakistan air base kills 42 including 13 terrorists

At least 42 people, among them 13 terrorists, were killed on Friday when heavily armed Pakistani Taliban guerrillas stormed an air base near Peshawar and a mosque inside it during morning prayers.

Sep 18, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

Taliban attacks Pakistan Air Force base: As it happened

A group of heavily armed gunmen associated with Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) attacked a Pakistani Air Force base in the northwestern city of Peshawar early on Friday. The attackers tried to force their way into the Badaber Air Base. The security forces in Pakistan responded quickly to the attack and killed at least 13 terrorists in the ensuing operation.

Sep 18, 2015, 17:18 PM IST

'Pakistani Taliban involved in minister's killing'

Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan`s (TTP) Aftab Group was involved in the killing of Shuja Khanzada, the home minister of Pakistan`s Punjab province, provincial Law Minister Rana Sanaullah has said.

Sep 04, 2015, 15:17 PM IST

'Two Pakistani Taliban commanders fatally poisoned in custody'

The Pakistani Taliban Wednesday claimed two of its commanders including a former spokesman of Swat chapter have been fatally poisoned while in custody of the security forces. 

Aug 26, 2015, 21:08 PM IST

Two arrested in Pak for facilitating Wagah suicide bomber

 Two militants linked to Tehreek-i- Taliban Pakistan (TTP) have been arrested here for "facilitating" a suicide bomber, who blew himself up at the Wagah border minutes after the popular flag-lowering ceremony last year, killing 63 people.

Jul 10, 2015, 11:58 AM IST

Pak Taliban asks Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims to wage jihad

Pakistani Taliban on Monday asked Myanmar's beleaguered Rohingya Muslim minority to wage a jihad against military-backed junta and offered them resources and training facilities to help them "take up the sword".

Jun 09, 2015, 00:10 AM IST

Pakistan Taliban claims responsibilty for killing MLA

 Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on Monday claimed responsibility for the killing of a member of the Punjab legislative assembly, who was shot dead along with his son and a party worker on Sunday evening.

Jun 01, 2015, 13:14 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban blames govt for rights activist murder

The Pakistani Taliban on Sunday blamed government agencies for the killing of prominent social rights activist Sabeen Mahmud, as the outlawed outfit denied its involvement in the murder.

Apr 26, 2015, 16:23 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban claim to have successfully test-fired indigenous missile Omar -1

As Pakistan was Tuesday celebrating Chinese investments worth $46 billion in the country, the militant Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) reported it has successfully test-fired its first indigenousl

Apr 22, 2015, 10:11 AM IST

Pakistani Taliban claim successful test-fire of missile

As Pakistan was Tuesday celebrating Chinese investments worth $46 billion in the country, the militant Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) reported it has successfully test-fired its first indigenously developed missile.

Apr 21, 2015, 23:37 PM IST

Pak Taliban dismisses reports of Chief Mullah Fazlullah's death

Proscribed militant group Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has dismissed reports that claimed its chief Mullah Fazlullah was among those killed in fresh air and ground raids in parts of Khyber Agency's Tirah Valley.

Mar 23, 2015, 15:24 PM IST

Haqqani condemns Kathua terror attack, says Pakistan must give up jihadi option forever

Former Pakistani envoy to United States of America (USA) Hussain Haqqani on Friday said Pakistan wasn't doing enough to show the world that it is serious about curbing terrorist setups breeeding on its soil.

Mar 20, 2015, 21:04 PM IST