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Taliban destroy five govt schools in Pak tribal region for imparting “unIslamic teachings”


February 27th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb 27(ANI): The Taliban blew up five government school buildings in Pakistan's lawless tribal region near the northwestern city of Peshawar for promoting unIslamic teachings.The militants blew up the schools ... Read more...

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Pak Army saving Afghan Taliban while country bleeds with mosque attacks: Editorial


November 7th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 7 (ANI): While mosques in Pakistan are being targeted by terrorists, causing a huge number of casualities, the Army is following its policy of "saving the Afghan Taliban for ... Read more...

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Over 90 killed in Pakistan terror bombings, plane crash


November 5th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 5 (IANS) At least 93 people were killed and scores wounded in two terrorist attacks on mosques and a plane crash in Pakistan Friday. At least 67 people ... Read more...

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At least 50 killed, 100 wounded after explosion in Pakistani mosque


November 5th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least 50 people died and another 100 were injured after a bomb on Friday blasted a mosque located in the northwestern region of Pakistan, local officials ... Read more...

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Terrorists planning massive strike across country, warns Pak intelligence


July 8th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 8 (ANI): Pakistan intelligence agencies have warned that militants are planning to expedite terror attacks across the country using suicide bombers and explosives-laden vehicles.According to intelligence inputs, terrorists in the ... Read more...

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Pak-Taliban’s hit list includes 70 VIPs


January 13th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan. 13 (ANI): Almost 70 Pakistani VIPs, including the current and former chief ministers of NWFP, leaders of political parties, sitting inspector generals of police and heads of paramilitary forces, ... Read more...

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No corruption cases against me: Malik


November 22nd, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.22 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has denied reports about corruption cases being filed against him, saying he is being targeted for not going against assassinated Prime Minister Benazir ... Read more...

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Pakistan to expand its ‘war on terror’ into Al-Qaeda’s stronghold


May 17th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 17 (ANI): After announcing an 'all out war' against the Taliban and other extremists in the Swat Valley, and claiming to have sanitized scores of militants in the region, ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber kills 10 in Darra Adam Khel


May 11th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, May 11 (ANI): Ten people have been killed and more than 15 including were injured when a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden car near a Frontier Constabulary security checkpoint in ... Read more...

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Six killed in Pakistan suicide blast (Lead)


May 11th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 11 (IANS) Six people, including a paramilitary Frontier Corps official, were killed Monday in a suicide attack in northwestern Pakistan, the News reported. Two security personnel were also injured in the ... Read more...

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Suicide attack kills three in Pakistan


May 11th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 11 (Xinhua) Three people were killed in a suicide attack in northwestern Pakistan Monday, Dawn TV reported. Two security officials were also injured as the suicide attack targeted a security ... Read more...

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Pakistani Taliban hand over body of slain Polish worker


April 27th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 27 (DPA) Taliban militants have handed over to Pakistani authorities the body of a Polish national who was beheaded in February after four months of captivity, media reports said ... Read more...

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Pak Taliban says NWFP minister Bilour was the target in Tuesdays stadium blast


November 12th, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov 12 (ANI): Pakistans unit of the Taliban, the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has said that a NWFP minister was the prime target of yesterdays suicide attack at Peshawar sports stadium. ... Read more...

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Fall of Peshawar to militants eminent: NYT, other dailies


June 28th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto/New York, June 28 (ANI): The fall of Peshawar, the provincial capital of Pakistans North West Frontier Province (NWFP) to heavily armed Islamic militants is eminent, say experts and locals of ... Read more...

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European converts to Islam moving to Peshawar


June 26th, 2008 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar , June 26 (ANI): Peshawar is attracting a number of European converts to Islam.We were surprised to learn that European converts to Islam are staying in Peshawar in areas where ... Read more...

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Unending suicide attacks to pre-empt military offensive?


March 10th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by admin
By Zofeen T. Ebrahim Karachi, March 10 (IANS) Reeling from one deadly suicide attack after another, each deadlier and more sophisticated than the previous, post-election Pakistan was supposed to have paved the way ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber kills 40 in Pakistani tribal area


March 2nd, 2008 - 9:03 pm ICT by admin
(Second lead) DPA Islamabad, March 2 (DPA) Forty people were killed Sunday by a suicide bomber at a meeting of tribal leaders in north-west Pakistan who vowed to fight Islamic militants, local media reports ... Read more...

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30 killed, dozens injured in Pakistan suicide bombing


March 2nd, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Islamabad, March 2 (DPA) As many as 30 people were killed Sunday in a suicide bombing at a meeting of tribal leaders in northwest Pakistan, local media reports and officials said. The ... Read more...

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Pakistani troops attack militants holding key tunnel


January 27th, 2008 - 7:17 pm ICT by admin
Peshawar, Jan 27 (ANI): Pakistani troops backed by gunship helicopters and artillery pounded militant positions in Darra Adam Khel in an attempt to take back control of a key road tunnel as ... Read more...

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Pressure increasing on Pak to take on Darra Adam Khel militants


December 20th, 2007 - 3:57 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Dec 20 (ANI): Pressure is mounting on the Pakistan Government to order a military operation against members of defunct jihadi organisations and local Taliban in Darra Adam Khel after a search ... Read more...

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Fierce clashes erupt between militants, security forces in Swat


November 14th, 2007 - 8:15 am ICT by admin
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20 die as Swat fighting resumes after temporary ceasefire


November 14th, 2007 - 8:12 am ICT by admin
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10 suicide bombers ready to strike Islamabad, Rawalpindi


November 14th, 2007 - 2:33 am ICT by admin
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