Kabul attack pits US against Pakistan

The already strained Pakistan-US relations received yet another rude shock on Thursday from US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta, who warned that his country would use all resources to target militants and terrorists

26 deaths at a funeral

At least 26 people were killed and more than 63 others injured in a suicide attack on a funeral attended by leaders of an anti-Taliban militia in the Peero Samarbagh village of

US enlists IM as terrorist organisation

The United States has included Indian Mujahideen (IM) on its official blacklist of foreign terrorist organisations on Thursday, claiming it has killed hundreds of innocent civilians in attacks dating back to 2005.

US citizen pleads guilty to terrorism charges

A North Carolina man has pleaded guilty to helping to ‘advance violent jihad’ by providing aid to individuals planning attacks in other countries, according to the US Justice Department. Dylan “Mohammed” Boyd,


PML-N gears up for intra-party elections

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is set to announce schedule for intra-party elections at provincial level within two days while party’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) senior vice president Sartaj Aziz would be elevated

ANP and MQM willing to bury the hatchet

Khyber Pakhtunkwha (KP) Chief Minister Ameer Haider Khan Hoti said Thursday that the time for rifts with MQM was over, a private TV channel reported. Hoti who was speaking to reporters after