Aleem Maqbool

Lifestyle & Belief

Inside the Mind of a Suicide Bomber

The BBC's Aleem Maqbool spoke with a 14-year-old schoolboy who blew off his own arm as he attempted to blow up a shrine in Punjab province in Pakistan this month. His story reveals how the Taliban convinces young men to carry out suicide missions.

Conflict & Justice

Bomb suspect in police custody

Authorities arrested an American citizen of Pakistani origin, who is alleged to be behind the failed bomb attempt at Times Square on Saturday. Faisal Shahzad was arrested early Tuesday morning as he tried to board a plane at New York's Kennedy airport.

Conflict & Justice

Bomb suspect in police custody

Authorities arrested an American citizen of Pakistani origin, who is alleged to be behind the failed bomb attempt at Times Square on Saturday. Faisal Shahzad was arrested early Tuesday morning as he tried to board a plane at New York's Kennedy airport.

Lifestyle & Belief

Inside the Mind of a Suicide Bomber

The BBC's Aleem Maqbool spoke with a 14-year-old schoolboy who blew off his own arm as he attempted to blow up a shrine in Punjab province in Pakistan this month. His story reveals how the Taliban convinces young men to carry out suicide missions.