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With $10 million bounty on his head, Pakistan militant taunts U.S

Who wants to be a millionaire? In Pakistan, all you have to do is give the United States information leading to the arrest or conviction of Hafiz Saeed - an Islamist leader whose whereabouts are usually not a mystery.


US Offers $10 Million Reward for Pakistani Militant

Hafiz Saeed

The United States has announced a $10 million reward for information leading to the capture of Hafiz Saeed, a Pakistani militant leader accused of orchestrating the 2008 Mumbai attacks, who in recent months has emerged at the vanguard of a prominent anti-American lobbying group.


India ups security in cities fearing terror attack

India increased security in major cities across the country Tuesday after receiving information that a Pakistan-based militant group was planning an attack over New Year's weekend....


Link emerges between Times Square bomb attempt and Pakistani militant group

Link emerges between Times Square bomb attempt and Pakistani militant group

A member of the Al Qaeda-allied Pakistani militant group Jaish-e-Muhammad is being held by authorities in Pakistan. That man spent time with Faisal Shahzad, the person charged in the failed bomb plot, although sources say that does not mean Jaish-e-Muhammad engineered the plot.


U.S. believes Pakistani Taliban leader is dead

U.S. believes Pakistani Taliban leader is dead

U.S. counterterrorism officials believe Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mahsud is dead following a missile attack last month, a senior intelligence official said Wednesday in the strongest signal that Washington has offered about the militant's fate.


U.S. Drone Strikes Reported in Pakistan

American missiles struck twice in the tribal region that is a stronghold of Qaeda and Taliban militants.


Pakistani suicide bombers kill at least 37 inside mosque

Pakistani suicide bombers kill at least 37 inside mosque

In a daring midday raid that showed insurgents' ability to strike Pakistan's military virtually at will, militants today stormed a Rawalpindi mosque filled with military officers and a group of children, killing at least 37 people with a combination of gunfire, grenades and suicide bomb blasts.


Suspected militants blow themselves up in Pakistan

Three suspected Taliban militants blew themselves up on Saturday as police chased them in Pakistani Kashmir, police said.


Suicide attack kills 10 at northwest Pakistan checkpoint

A suicide car bomber killed 10 people, including four children, today at a police checkpoint on the outskirts of the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, in the latest in a string of militant attacks targeting the city, officials said.


Car bomb in Pakistan marketplace kills 34

As Pakistani forces battle the Taliban, the militants' latest retaliatory attack in the Peshawar area continues a shift in strategy in which hard-to-secure city markets are targeted.

A car bomb blast tore through a crowded market in a city near Peshawar today and killed 34 people, the third terrorist attack to strike the area in three days.


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