The resurgence of Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan in the mountains of Swat has brought back the spectre of terror amongst the region’s people.
Decision was made after "substantial progress" in the talks with the 50-member team of elders from Pakistan in the Afghan capital, says outlawed Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan.
The Afghan government is brokering peace talks between Pakistani Taliban and Islamabad in a bid to bring years of fighting to an end.
Border tensions between Pakistan and Afghanistan have risen since the Taliban seized power last year, with Islamabad claiming armed groups are carrying out regular attacks from Afghan soil.
At least five soldiers killed in Kurram district of northern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistani military says, in an attack claimed by TTP terror group.
One member of the paramilitary Balochistan Levies Force and three men from a pro-government tribal militia are dead after a landmine exploded as their vehicle drove over it in Dera Bugti district.
A year has passed with no new cases for the first time in Pakistan's history after the last infection of the wild poliovirus was recorded on January 27 last year.
A time-controlled device on a motorbike killed at least 3 people and left dozens others wounded in the country's second largest city.
Pakistani security forces were raiding suspected hideouts in the town of Mir Ali in North Waziristan when four soldiers were killed "during an intense exchange of fire".
Two fatal attacks have been reported just a few days after a Pakistan government ceasefire agreement with outlawed militant group Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan.
Little is known about the ongoing talks between Islamabad and the militant group, which is behind some of the deadliest attacks in the country's history.
Daesh’s Khorasan wing is primarily rooted in the Pakistani insurgency, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan, a series of networks quite distinct from Afghanistan’s Taliban movement.
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