TALIBAN-INSPIRED technology is boosting the capacity of dissident republicans to wage war against the security services, with the discovery of advanced weaponry never seen before in Northern Ireland, The Independent ...
Schoolchildren up and down Britain are still struggling to come to terms with the acclaim accorded to Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani school pupil and activist blogger who was shot in the head by the Taliban in 2011 for campaigning for ... FULL ARTICLE AT NewsBiscuit
American drone strikes, mainly in the country's tribal belt, have led to the country's politicians turning against the US. Pakistani's are being urged by some to retaliate by paralysing US and NATO supply routes. The US has ... FULL ARTICLE AT France 24
KARACHI - An operative of outlawed Tehreek-e-TalibanPakistan and five gangsters of Lyari were killed in alleged encounters with security forces here on Wednesday.
The encounter, according to police officials, took place near Musharraf Morr of Maripur area.
Police on ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Nation (Pakistan)
In other words, the whole Afghan adventure, which began so as to topple the Taliban and destroy their jihad training operation, has been pointless and suicidally self-defeating, as I have been saying for years. "Interview: Karzai Says He'll Agree ... FULL ARTICLE AT Newsvine
Islamabad, Dec 4: The Pakistani Taliban has said it will target journalists and media organisations for "fabricating" the statement of its spokesperson asking news outlets not to pay tribute to cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on his retirement. The shura council FULL ARTICLE AT OneIndia
The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān, also anglicised as Taleban; translation: "students") is a Sunni Islamist, predominately Pashtun Islamic terrorist movement that governed Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001, when its leaders were removed from power by Northern Alliance and NATO forces. It has regrouped and since 2004 revived as a strong insurgency movement fighting a guerrilla war against the... Full Article At Wikipedia.org