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Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan


Pakistan interior minister defends talks with banned terror group TTP

October 03, 2021 2:30 pm

"We know very well who's good and who's bad. Anyone who thinks we are not aware of that, he's mistaken, he doesn't have sense," Sheikh Rashid said.

US designates Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief Mehsud as global terrorist

September 11, 2019 7:11 pm

Mehsud was designated as a 'Specially Designated Global Terrorist' by the US Department of State on Tuesday, on the eve of the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.

Pakistan confirms killing of TTP chief Mullah Fazlullah in Afghanistan

June 21, 2018 10:38 pm

Fazlullah had directed numerous high-profile attacks against the US and Pakistani targets since he was appointed the group's leader in 2013, including the December 2014 attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar.

Tehreek-e-Taliban confirms death of Umar Mansoor, elects new chief

October 18, 2017 5:37 pm

According to reports, Umar Mansoor, brain behind the Peshawar school attack, was wounded in an US drone strike in Afghanistan on Tuesday. He succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday.

Letters to the editor: The horror

December 18, 2014 12:32 am

Disciplinary action must be taken against MPs for disrupting the work of other public servants.

Is the attack on Wagah a message for India?

November 05, 2014 2:17 pm

The terrorist group that carried out Sunday’s murderous suicide bombing has followed it up with a threat to Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Pakistan Taliban criticise awarding of Nobel Peace Prize to Malala

October 11, 2014 4:40 pm

Malala was declared joint winner of the 2104 Nobel Peace prize yesterday along with India's Kailash Satyarthi.

Talking in vain

February 22, 2014 12:16 am

The Taliban kills while it talks. And the Pakistani state doesn’t have the capacity to take it on

Last chances

January 31, 2014 11:34 pm

Nawaz Sharif calls for talks with Taliban, with the threat of force to back himself up.

Al-Qaeda's chosen one

November 16, 2013 1:39 am

The appointment of Mullah Fazlullah as TTP chief will see an escalation in violence in Pakistan.