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US slaps sanctions on Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief Noor Wali Mehsud, designates him a global terrorist
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US slaps sanctions on Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief Noor Wali Mehsud, designates him a global terrorist

The US has slapped sanctions on the chief of the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Noor Wali Mehsud and designated him as a global terrorist

India's reluctance to play greater role in Afghanistan shows Modi govt unwilling to shed Nehruvian foreign policy just yet
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India's reluctance to play greater role in Afghanistan shows Modi govt unwilling to shed Nehruvian foreign policy just yet

According to the US' Congressional Research Service (CRS), "India has been the largest regional contributor to Afghan reconstruction but New Delhi has not shown an inclination to pursue a deeper defence relationship with Kabul."

Pakistani Taliban appoints new chief after Mullah Fazlullah's death in recent US drone strike
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Pakistani Taliban appoints new chief after Mullah Fazlullah's death in recent US drone strike

Mufti Noor Wali Mehsud was chosen as the new chief by Pakistani Taliban after Mullah Fazlullah's death in the US drone strike was confirmed

Tehreek-e-Taliban deputy chief dies in US drone strike in Pakistan, third TTP leader killed by US in six months
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Tehreek-e-Taliban deputy chief dies in US drone strike in Pakistan, third TTP leader killed by US in six months

A key Pakistan Taliban commander has been killed in a US drone strike close to the Afghan border in Pakistan's North Waziristan Agency, a media report said

Pakistan must either dump jihadis or get globally isolated, says Husain Haqqani
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Pakistan must either dump jihadis or get globally isolated, says Husain Haqqani

It is about time the rest of the world understands Pakistan’s complexity instead of military-civil dichotomy, says author and former Pakistan's ambassador to the United States Husain Haqqani.

Will avenge 'every last drop of countrymen's blood': Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif
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Will avenge 'every last drop of countrymen's blood': Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif

As the Pakistani nation mourns the death of 72 people in Lahore, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the government will not rest until they have avenged "every last drop of countrymen's blood".

Lahore suicide blast: Pakistan Taliban claims responsibility for Easter attack
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Lahore suicide blast: Pakistan Taliban claims responsibility for Easter attack

A powerful blast ripped through a public park in Lahore where Christian families were celebrating Easter on Sunday, killing 69 people and wounding over 250, mostly women and children

Pakistan uses Taliban to counter India's influence in Afghanistan, reveal CIA chief's hacked emails
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Pakistan uses Taliban to counter India's influence in Afghanistan, reveal CIA chief's hacked emails

Pakistan uses militants as proxies to counter India's growing influence in Afghanistan, according to a set of documents released by WikiLeaks from the hacked personal email account of CIA Director John Brennan.

Pakistan: Gunmen in police uniform enter bus, kill 47 in Karachi
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Pakistan: Gunmen in police uniform enter bus, kill 47 in Karachi

In Karachi, gunmen donning police uniforms attacked a bus carrying Shia Ismaili community members and shot the passengers in the head, killing at least 47 people.

Children, staff return to Peshawar school for first time after horrific Taliban attack
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Children, staff return to Peshawar school for first time after horrific Taliban attack

Pakistani children and staff were returning to a school in northwestern Pakistan where Taliban gunmen nearly a month ago killed 150 people — almost all of them students.

Unverified reports suggest Pakistan Taliban leader has been killed
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Unverified reports suggest Pakistan Taliban leader has been killed

Even as the Pakistani Army intensified its anti-terrorism operations in the wake of Tuesday`s Taliban attack on a Peshawar school that left 148 students and teachers dead, unconfirmed reports said that Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) chief Mulla Fazalullah was killed in an airstrike inside Afghanistan early Saturday.

Five Pakistan Taliban militants gunned down in Karachi
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Five Pakistan Taliban militants gunned down in Karachi

Five militants of the Pakistani Taliban were killed in the city by paramilitary rangers today.

Massacre that even Afghan Taliban condemned: TTP kills 141, mostly kids, in Peshawar school
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Massacre that even Afghan Taliban condemned: TTP kills 141, mostly kids, in Peshawar school

In the deadliest slaughter of innocents in Pakistan in years, Taliban gunmen attacked a military-run school Tuesday and killed 141 people.

They tried to kill Malala too: What we know about Pak Taliban, who attacked Peshawar school
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They tried to kill Malala too: What we know about Pak Taliban, who attacked Peshawar school

Here's a look at the Pakistani Taliban, a militant organization that has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on a school in the northwestern city of Peshawar.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh condemns terrorist attack in Peshawar school
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Home Minister Rajnath Singh condemns terrorist attack in Peshawar school

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday condemned terrorist strike at a school in Pakistan saying the inhuman attack exposes the real face of terrorism.

Pak Taliban criticises Malala, says she has entered into an agreement with 'satanic forces'
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Pak Taliban criticises Malala, says she has entered into an agreement with 'satanic forces'

Pakistani Taliban on Thursday criticised Nobel laureate Malala Yoususzai, saying the teenage activist has entered into an agreement with "satanic forces" to promote western culture and destroy Pakistan.

Civilians flee Khyber as Pak troops up offensive against Taliban
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Civilians flee Khyber as Pak troops up offensive against Taliban

The Khyber offensive began two weeks ago in the area around the Tirah Valley, a key smuggling route into neighbouring Afghanistan.

Pakistan condemns US drone attack in Waziristan
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Pakistan condemns US drone attack in Waziristan

Pakistan on Sunday condemned the latest US drone attack in the tribal region of Waziristan which left two people killed earlier in the day.

Pak Taliban, ISIS recruit 300 plus Indians: NIA dossier
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Pak Taliban, ISIS recruit 300 plus Indians: NIA dossier

The dossier also alleges that they are working on a master plan to carry out attacks in India.