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Eight terrorists including head of banned outfit killed in Karachi encounter

KARACHI: Eight terrorists including the head of banned outfit Ansar-ul-Sharia and master of mind of various terrorist attacks, Sheheryar alias Dr. Abdullah Hashmi have been killed in an encounter with Rangers and Counter Terrorism Department(CTD) in Raees Goth area of Baldia Town. Another member of a banned outfit Arsalan Baig has also been killed in…

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Govt committed to meaningful implementation of NAP: Ahsan Iqbal

KARACHI: PML (N) government is strongly committed to efficient implementation of National Action Plan (NAP), said Federal Minister for Interior Affairs, Ahsan Iqbal here on Monday. Talking to media after offering fateha and laying floral wreath at the Mazar-e-Quaid e Azam, he said NAP has emerged as an efficient tool to help eliminate sectarianism and…

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What we know about Ansar-ul-Shariah Pakistan

KARACHI: Ansarul Shariah Pakistan (ASP), the newly found terrorist outfit that was operating in Karachi and in some areas of Balochistan, has been busted by security agencies. The group first surfaced in Karachi earlier this year when it targeted a security guard of police foundation in Karachi’s Gulistan-e-Jauhar area. Law enforcers had no clue as…

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Shocking: Educated girls working with Ansar-ul-Sharia

Shocking facts are coming to the fore as mystery surrounding terror outfit Ansar-ul-Sharia is getting unraveled. The law-enforcement agencies have found four girls including a doctor affiliated with the terrorist group. Two girls are students of a private university. Both the students were in contact with an important link who is currently under custody of…

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Ansar-ul-Sharia: Wave of concern grips Punjab University

Police and other law-enforcing agencies have kicked off monitoring of educational institutes in Karachi and Punjab to bar young individuals’ involvement in militancy and terrorism. According to our correspondent, Counterterrorism Department (CTD) of Punjab is monitoring trends of religious extremism among students in three universities after reports that Ansar-ul-Sharia militant group has sympathy of highly…

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Ansar-ul-Sharia: Three varsities on police radar in Lahore

LAHORE: The menace of terror outfit Ansar-ul-Sharia begins to loom large in Lahore following Karachi incidents; hence, Counterterrorism Department (CTD) of Punjab police started advance actions against the group. According to Samaa, the monitoring of students and teachers in three large universities located in Lahore have been kick-started. The CTD officials said no traces of…

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