Cheat Sheet | Anindita Sanyal | Thursday September 4, 2014
A new video from Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri will set the alarm bells off in India. In the video, al-Zawahiri announces Osama Bin Laden's notorious terror group's new wing in the subcontinent. The message comes as youth worldwide are turning to ...
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 27, 2014
A new bloc of the Pakistani Taliban has vowed to carry on the movement's campaign of bombings and shootings, in the militants' first video message since a major army assault on their strongholds.
World | Associated Press | Friday June 6, 2014
The married couple with a taste for exotic travel set out for Central Asia in the summer of 2012, moving as tourists through a region not normally visited by Westerners.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 5, 2014
The soldier who was returned to US forces in exchange for the release of five Taliban operatives looked sick and drugged in a proof-of-life video, US senators said Wednesday.
World | Associated Press | Thursday June 5, 2014
As a tense-looking Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was handed over to US forces, one of his Taliban captors warned him: "Don't come back to Afghanistan. You won't make it out alive next time."
World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 4, 2014
The Taliban have released a video showing the handover of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl to US forces in eastern Afghanistan.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday February 17, 2014
A major faction of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan has allegedly released a video and a statement tonight claiming that they have beheaded 23 Frontier Corps personnel kidnapped by them in 2010.
World | Associated Press | Thursday December 26, 2013
A 72-year-old American development worker who was kidnapped in Pakistan by Al Qaeda more than two years ago appealed to President Obama in a video released on Thursday to negotiate his release, saying he feels "totally abandoned and forgotten."
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 14, 2013
A US Marine officer will be court martialed for his alleged role in the scandal sparked by a 2011 video that showed American soldiers urinating on the corpse of Taliban fighter.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 24, 2013
Barred from hitting the campaign trail because of security threats, Pakistan People's Party chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has lashed out at political opponents for sheltering terrorists and called on people to use the upcoming polls to defeat the mind...
World | Reuters | Saturday March 23, 2013
Pakistan's Taliban have threatened, in a video released on Saturday, to use suicide bombers and snipers to kill former President Pervez Musharraf when he returns home from exile.
World | Agence France Presse | Saturday March 2, 2013
Pakistani Taliban have threatened to bomb a mobile phone market in the northwestern city of Peshawar for the "shameless" selling of video clips, ring tones and accessories, officials said on Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 17, 2013
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has ordered that all interrogation facilities should be equipped with video cameras in a bid to prevent torture, after a recent UN report said detainees were abused.
World | Associated Press | Monday February 4, 2013
A Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban has made her first video statement since she was nearly killed, saying she is recovering.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 22, 2013
Britain's Prince Harry, who compared shooting insurgents in Afghanistan to playing video games, "has probably developed a mental problem", the Taliban said on Tuesday.
World | Reuters | Friday December 28, 2012
The head of Pakistan's Taliban said his militia is willing to negotiate with the government but not disarm, a message delivered in a video given to Reuters on Friday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 8, 2012
The Pakistani Taliban has set up a page on Facebook to recruit enthusiasts to write for a quarterly magazine and to edit video, a spokesman confirmed on Friday.
World | Reuters | Tuesday September 25, 2012
Two US Marines are facing criminal charges for urinating on the bodies of dead Taliban fighters in Afghanistan, actions caught on a video that was widely circulated on the Internet, the Marine Corps said on Monday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 25, 2012
Once seen as uneducated thugs, the Taliban are producing dangerous new fighters who use the latest digital technology to plan and publicise attacks against NATO and Afghan forces, analysts say. The militants recently released a video of a June 1 att...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 9, 2012
A manhunt was under way on Monday for Taliban militants who publicly executed a woman accused of adultery, Afghan authorities said, as outrage mounted after a video of the cold-blooded killing surfaced.