Number of refugees returning already declined from 370,000 in 2016 to around 50,000 in the first three quarters of 2017.
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Acknowledgement of TTP foothold in Afghanistan first by an Afghan leader, backs Pakistani claims.
Bajwa says Islamabad’s efforts for peace in Afghanistan are not being reciprocated.
Pakistan believes UK will act against display of anti-Pakistan slogans affixed on London buses, FO says.
FO summons Afghan envoy over ‘cross-border terrorism’.
The ministry says that attacks on Pakistan security forces across Pak-Afghan border have increased.
It now requires elimination of terrorist sanctuaries in Afghanistan and effective Afghan border security: ISPR chief
Four soldiers were injured in the attack on the checkpost in Bajaur Agency.
Terrorists opened fire at multiple Pakistan Army posts in Rajgal valley, according to the Army media wing.
President Ashraf Ghani terms diplomat's murder contrary to diplomatic principles.
Pakistan is erecting a 12-foot-high fence along its largely porous 2,611km-long border with Afghanistan.
Nayyar Iqbal was laid to rest in Islamabad earlier today.
US has assured Pakistan that New Delhi's role in Afghanistan will be limited to economic assistance, says minister.
Military’s top brass takes decision after deliberating on Tillerson’s visit to Islamabad, engagements with Trump admin.
Clash ensues after suspected militants attack Aman Lashkar post in Khyber Agency, security sources say.
'That Afghan president had to meet the US secretary of state in an American air base shows how insecure the country is.'
"Kabul will restrict Pakistan's access to central Asia if it is not given access to India through the CPEC project."
The two leaders also discussed ways to further the shared objective of promoting security and stability in Afghanistan.
Fencing and surveillance technology would prevent attacks on both sides of the border, says Maj Gen Nauman Zakaria.
With Afghan Taliban declining to attend the meeting in Muscat, expectations need to be tempered at this early stage.
Both sides agree to work together for the shared objective of peace in the region.
Afghanistan is an important importer of medicine, food, construction material via the transit trade facility.
US engagement seen as tacit endorsement of Islamabad’s plans to find political solution to Afghan quagmire.
ISPR chief insists no threat to democracy from Army; rules out possibility of joint operation with US on Pakistani soil.
Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor says only danger to the democratic process is the state not fulfilling its prerequisites.
Pakistan, US officials claim couple and their three children have left the country.
Caitlan Coleman and Joshua Boyle, abducted in Afghanistan in 2012, were recovered by the army in Kohat.
Linda Boyle, the captive Canadian man's mother, looks forward to meet her grandchildren.
ISPR says hostages in Pakistan for only a day before recovery, but sources claim UAVs flew over area for last 10 days.
US intelligence agencies had been tracking the family; shared their movement into Pakistan on Oct 11 with army: ISPR.