Lashkar E Islam

  • Shakeel Afridi to face fresh trial for aiding CIA, Lashkar-e-Islam 29-08-2013 06:38 PM

    The 33-year jail term given to Shakeel Afridi, the Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA track Osama Bin Laden, was overturned by a official who ordered a fresh trial on Thursday. Frontier Crimes Regulation Commissioner Sahibzada Mohammad Anees ruled that a judge in the tribal belt had exceeded his authority...
  • Pakistan: 8 soldiers and police killed in violence 06-05-2013 01:50 AM

    Dera Ismail Khan: Military operations and insurgent attacks in lawless districts of Pakistan on Sunday left eight members of the security forces and around 30 militants and criminal suspects dead, officials said. Two soldiers and 16 militants were killed in clashes in the Tirah Valley area of the Khyber tribal...
  • Pakistan: Blast kills 15 in a crowded market 17-12-2012 12:52 PM

    Islamabad: At least 15 people were killed and several others injured when a powerful car bomb went off in a crowded market in the restive Khyber tribal region of northwest Pakistan on Monday, officials said. The explosives-laden car was parked at Fauji Market in Jamrud area of Khyber Agency. It...
  • Banned group warns Pak Govt against census 26-09-2011 01:29 PM

    Islamabad: A banned Pakistani militant outfit has warned officials working as enumerators in the troubled Khyber tribal region that they will be "sentenced to death" unless they immediately halt their activities. "We will continue opposing government policies unless the government or its advisers begin talks with us," Lashkar-e-Islam chief Mangal...
  • Two killed in twin blasts in northwest Pakistan 22-06-2011 10:50 AM

    Islamabad: Two persons were killed and three others injured as two bombs went off in the Khyber tribal region of northwest Pakistan on Wednesday, police said. The first blast was caused by a roadside bomb in Jamrud area of Khyber Agency this morning, police officials and witnesses were quoted as...