Security

2017-04-21

Qari Yasin death 'big blow' to terror networks

The al-Qaeda leader, killed in Afghanistan, was behind the 2008 Marriott bombing in Islamabad and the 2009 attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore.

Security 2017-04-21

Qari Yasin death 'big blow' to terror networks

The al-Qaeda leader, killed in Afghanistan, was behind the 2008 Marriott bombing in Islamabad and the 2009 attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore.

2017-04-20

ISIL's countdown begins in Afghanistan, Pakistan after US bomb

Pakistani security analysts welcome the dropping of the bomb on 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' (ISIL) hideouts in remote Afghanistan.

Security 2017-04-20

ISIL's countdown begins in Afghanistan, Pakistan after US bomb

Pakistani security analysts welcome the dropping of the bomb on 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' (ISIL) hideouts in remote Afghanistan.

2017-04-03

Pakistani security forces see drop in casualties

Military and intelligence-based operations have weakened militants' ability to hit hard targets, security analysts say.

Security 2017-04-03

Pakistani security forces see drop in casualties

Military and intelligence-based operations have weakened militants' ability to hit hard targets, security analysts say.

2017-03-29

Brave women defy stereotypes by defusing bombs

The three sisters are among 12 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa women who recently joined the Bomb Disposal Squad.

Security 2017-03-29

Brave women defy stereotypes by defusing bombs

The three sisters are among 12 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa women who recently joined the Bomb Disposal Squad.

2017-03-21

KP police chief Durrani leaves behind legacy of accomplishments

His province-wide counter-terrorism strategy, introduced in early 2014, is widely acclaimed for driving down terrorism.

Security 2017-03-21

KP police chief Durrani leaves behind legacy of accomplishments

His province-wide counter-terrorism strategy, introduced in early 2014, is widely acclaimed for driving down terrorism.

2017-03-08

New KP Police Act expected to improve law and order

Under the new law, police will be more independent and free from political interference, authorities say.

Security 2017-03-08

New KP Police Act expected to improve law and order

Under the new law, police will be more independent and free from political interference, authorities say.

2017-02-21

Pakistan beefs up security after fresh wave of terrorist attacks

Security officials have vowed to avenge 'each drop of the nation's blood' following suicide bombings across the country.

Security 2017-02-21

Pakistan beefs up security after fresh wave of terrorist attacks

Security officials have vowed to avenge 'each drop of the nation's blood' following suicide bombings across the country.

2017-02-15

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa boosts security in villages bordering tribal regions

Administrative restructuring, additional police patrols and sophisticated weapons have improved security in Peshawar's rural areas, police say.

Security 2017-02-15

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa boosts security in villages bordering tribal regions

Administrative restructuring, additional police patrols and sophisticated weapons have improved security in Peshawar's rural areas, police say.

2017-02-13

Multinational naval exercise aims to strengthen Pakistan's maritime security

Pakistan is hosting multinational naval exercises with the participation of 36 foreign navies February 10-14.

Security 2017-02-13

Multinational naval exercise aims to strengthen Pakistan's maritime security

Pakistan is hosting multinational naval exercises with the participation of 36 foreign navies February 10-14.

2017-02-10

Iran missile test tops long list of provocations

The regime has repeatedly breached international laws and agreements in a series of violations that threaten regional security, experts say.

Security 2017-02-10

Iran missile test tops long list of provocations

The regime has repeatedly breached international laws and agreements in a series of violations that threaten regional security, experts say.