Muslim cleric Sami ul-Haq, known as the "Father of the Taliban" for having taught some of the Afghan Islamist movement's leaders, was shot dead on Friday in a Pakistani city, a relative and his deputy.. Credit: DNA - Published
(MENAFN - Afghanistan Times) In the wake of Pakistan's freeing Taliban's co-founder, former President Hamid Karzai is pinning hope that Mullah Baradar's release will usher in advan... Credit: MENAFN.com - Published
In a U.S. air strike near the border with Afghanistan and Pakistan
Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah was killed, according to a senior Afghan Defense Ministry official.
Reuters reports that an official..
The attack on ANP candidate Haroon Ahmed Bilour's election rally came hours after the military said it would deploy more than 370,000 security forces to polling stations to ensure free, fair and.. Credit: Firstpost - Published
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — The Pakistani Taliban have claimed responsibility for an overnight bombing at an election rally that killed a secular politician and 20 others in the country’s.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
Dr. Ghani a theorist, thinker, World Bank economist and professor of John Hopkins University was elected as the president of Afghanistan following a controversial, problematic and contentious.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is calling for "sustained and decisive steps" by Pakistan to bring Taliban leaders to the negotiating table with the Afghan government.The militant group has.. Credit: New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
A day after a top Donald Trump aide rapped Pakistan, again, for not bringing the Taliban within its borders to heel, she heads to Islamabad today for crucial talks, and perhaps more knuckle raps... Credit: IndiaTimes - Published
First, under Taliban rule, the minority Sikhs and Muslims in Afghanistan were told to identify themselves by wearing yellow armbands - just like the Nazis made the Jews wear yellow badges -, then they.. Credit: IndiaTimes - Published
Pakistani Taliban militants today appointed Mufti Noor Wali Mehsud as their new chief in place of Mullah Fazlullah, who was recently killed in a US drone strike in Afghanistan's restive Kunar.. Credit: DNA - Published