09 Sep 2013
Islamabad: Pakistan's political parties on Monday asked the government to tackle a Taliban insurgency by initiating talks with "all stakeholders", endorsing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's plans for a dialogue with militants.
26 Dec 2015
Raipur: Four Naxals have been arrested from the insurgency-hit Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh, police said today.
30 May 2015
Quetta: Gunmen have killed at least 19 passengers they had forced off two buses travelling from the western Pakistani city of Quetta to Karachi on the southern coast, said the Home minister Sarfaraz Bugti for the restive province of Baluchistan.
12 Dec 2014
Washington: The US has said it engages Pakistan in discussions over issues related to security and stability of Afghanistan, where Taliban insurgency has gained significant momentum with the phased withdrawal of US-led NATO troops.
08 Jun 2016
Ghazni, Afghanistan: Suspected Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan killed 12 people after stopping their vehicles on a road in the east of the country, while 50 people were kidnapped in the north, the latest in a spate of highway attacks, officials said today.
15 Oct 2016
Islamabad: Pakistan on Friday lifted the order on the scribe who had reported on a rift between civilian and military leaderships on the ISI's covert support to terrorist groups.
10 Jun 2016
Washinton: President Barack Obama has approved giving the US military greater ability to accompany and enable Afghan forces battling a resilient Taliban insurgency, in a move to assist them more proactively on the battlefield, a US official told a news agency.
15 Sep 2016
Geneva: Raising the issue of Balochistan for the first time before the UN, India on Wednesday accused Pakistan of widespread human rights violations there as well as in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).
06 Oct 2016
United Nations: India on Wednesday slammed Pakistan after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif once again called Hizbul terrorist Burhan Wani the "valiant son of Kashmir".
29 Oct 2016
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday assured the nation that security forces were giving ‘befitting reply’ to firing from across border.