Taliban says founder of militant Afghan Haqqani network dies

Taliban says founder of militant Afghan Haqqani network dies

Jalaluddin Haqqani, founder of the militant Haqqani network, one of the most powerful and feared groups in the Afghan insurgency, has died after a long illness, the Taliban said on Tuesday.

US wants Pakistan to take 'practical steps' on militants

US wants Pakistan to take 'practical steps' on militants

Alice Wells said Pakistan's long-standing relationships with militant organisations was a threat to its own stability.

Celis joins Force India as development driver

Celis joins Force India as development driver

Mexican teenager Alfonso Celis has joined Force India as a development driver and will take part in seven practice sessions next year, the Formula One team said yesterday.