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Trump Govt offering $5m reward for info on Pakistan militant leaders
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Trump Govt offering $5m reward for info on Pakistan militant leaders

The State Department has offered a $5 million reward for information on Pakistani Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah in the latest U.S. effort to pressure militants in the country.

Nawaz Sharif’s dismissal strengthens Pakistan Army’s control over country's polity, economy and society
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Nawaz Sharif’s dismissal strengthens Pakistan Army’s control over country's polity, economy and society

While the Nawaz Sharif government got embroiled in one political and corruption controversy after another, the Pakistan Army steadfastly strengthened its grip over the country's polity, economy and society

India to get armed UAVs from Israel: Drones are potent add-ons to military but human intelligence makes them lethal
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India to get armed UAVs from Israel: Drones are potent add-ons to military but human intelligence makes them lethal

To view the armed UAVs India is to get from Israel simply as a terrorist killing machine is limiting its true value.

Taliban kills 14 people, including women and children in Pakistan's northwest tribal belt
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Taliban kills 14 people, including women and children in Pakistan's northwest tribal belt

Taliban militants on Tuesday targeted a mini bus with a remote-controlled bomb in Pakistan's restive northwest tribal region, killing at least 14 people including four women and two children.

Al-Qaeda leader Qari Yasin, linked to 2009 attack on Sri Lankan cricket team, killed in US drone strike
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Al-Qaeda leader Qari Yasin, linked to 2009 attack on Sri Lankan cricket team, killed in US drone strike

A senior Al-Qaeda commander linked to major attacks in Pakistan including the bombing of a luxury hotel and an assault on a cricket team had been killed in a drone strike in Afghanistan, Washington said on Saturday.

Al Qaeda leader killed in US counter-terrorism airstrike in Afghanistan
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Al Qaeda leader killed in US counter-terrorism airstrike in Afghanistan

A senior Al Qaeda leader responsible for two major attacks in Pakistan was killed in a US counter-terrorism airstrike conducted last week in Afghanistan.

US warns Pakistan to act against terror networks supported by ISI, or else
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US warns Pakistan to act against terror networks supported by ISI, or else

America sent a crystal clear message on Sunday to Islamabad: Act against terrorists or we will act unilaterally to "disrupt and destroy" terrorist underpinnings in Pakistan backed by country's spy agency, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).

Cops arrest suspected head of Al-Qaeda in India in Delhi
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Cops arrest suspected head of Al-Qaeda in India in Delhi

Two suspected operatives of Al-Qaeda were arrested in Delhi and Odisha. Delhi Police claimed to have busted a module of the terror group operating in India

Terrorists killed in Pakistan raid were members of al Qaeda
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Terrorists killed in Pakistan raid were members of al Qaeda

Four terrorists, killed in a raid by Pakistani counter-terrorism commandos, were members of the al-Qaeda and were looking to target a political personality and an office of an intelligence agency, officials said on Wednesday.

Hafiz Saeed, Pervez Musharraf pin blame on India for Peshawar school attack
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Hafiz Saeed, Pervez Musharraf pin blame on India for Peshawar school attack

A day after the Peshawar attack in which 151 people died, including 133 school children by the Taliban, former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf blamed India for the massacre.

Pakistan Taliban commander killed in IED blast
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Pakistan Taliban commander killed in IED blast

A Taliban commander was killed today in a remote controlled IED blast in Pakistan's restive tribal region bordering Afghanistan.

Karachi attack mastermind among 100 militants killed in Pak airstrikes
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Karachi attack mastermind among 100 militants killed in Pak airstrikes

Pakistani military jets pounded militant hideouts in the northwestern tribal region bordering Afghanistan.

Taliban shifted tactics in Karachi strike, attacks were similar to 26/11
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Taliban shifted tactics in Karachi strike, attacks were similar to 26/11

The Taliban is most likely to rely on small militant teams, emulating the protracted, high-impact operations like those in Mumbai in 2008 and Nairobi's Westgate mall last year.

In second siege Taliban gunmen attack Karachi airport training camp
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In second siege Taliban gunmen attack Karachi airport training camp

Four militants attacked the camp number 2, located at the ASF academy in Bitai Abad, Pehlwan Goth, close to the Jinnah International Airport which had been cleared of militants after fierce clashes between forces and terrorists yesterday.

Pakistani Taliban vows more violence after Karachi attacks
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Pakistani Taliban vows more violence after Karachi attacks

The Pakistani Taliban threatened more violence on Monday after a five-hour assault on the nation's busiest airport killed 29 people, including all 10 attackers.

Gunmen attack Pakistani journalist critical of Taliban, 1 killed
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Gunmen attack Pakistani journalist critical of Taliban, 1 killed

Lahore police spokesman Niyab Haider told PTI that two motorcyclists intercepted Rumi's car at Raja Market, Garden Town, and opened fire on it.

Pak govt-Taliban direct talks stalled because of bad weather
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Pak govt-Taliban direct talks stalled because of bad weather

Jamaat-i-Islami Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chief and member of the Taliban committee Mohammad Ibrahim confirmed the news of the postponement of the direct talks due to bad weather, which was making it impossible for members to travel.

Pak: Musharraf's lawyers want trial venue changed after threat
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Pak: Musharraf's lawyers want trial venue changed after threat

Lawyers for Pakistan's former military dictator Pervez Musharraf on Wednesday sought a change in venue for his high-profile treason trial citing a threat to their lives by the Pakistani Taliban.

Nawaz Sharif to meet govt committee handling peace talks with Taliban
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Nawaz Sharif to meet govt committee handling peace talks with Taliban

The meeting will take place at the Prime Minister House and is scheduled to discuss the situation emerging in the wake of the ceasefire declared by both sides, Dawn online reported.

Peace talks: Pak Taliban announces month-long ceasefire
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Peace talks: Pak Taliban announces month-long ceasefire

According to TTP spokesman Shahidullah Shahid, the umbrella organisation has directed all groups to honour the ceasefire, Dawn online reported.