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January 22, 2018 2:59 PM Army Chief says Indian aggression, misadventure will always get most befitting response

RAWALPINDI: Appreciating effective and a responsible response of Pakistani troops to Indian unethical targeting and high morale of troops and civilians, Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa has asserted that Indian aggression or any misadventure shall always get a most befitting response. Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Street children footballers to be honoured

RAWALPINDI: Team Kick Off will hold a function on January 25 in honour of the Pakistan football team which has qualified for the 2018 FIFA Street Children World Cup, says a press release. The event — at the Kick Off facility in Jinnah Park here — will be attended by Commander 10 Corps Lieutenant General Nadeem Raza and other senior army officials, with the purpose

January 18, 2018 10:37 AM Bilawal orders inquiry into ‘extrajudicial killing’ of Waziristan man

KARACHI: After social media uproar against the ‘extrajudicial encounter’ of a man by SSP Malir Rao Anwar, Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has ordered an inquiry into the case as more details pointing towards mysterious circumstances emerge. I have asked Sindh Home Minster Sohail Anwar Siyal to conduct an inquiry, tweeted Bilawal. In reply to the tweet 2

January 18, 2018 7:30 AM Two women martyred in Indian shelling along Working Boundary

RAWALPINDI: Two Pakistan women were martyred and five people including three women injured when Indian Border forces targeted civilian population along the Working Boundary, the army said in a statement on Thursday. “India continues unprovoked cease fire violations. Targeted civilian population along Working Boundary in village Kundan Pur, Chaprar 3

January 16, 2018 1:30 PM Cleared troubled areas from terrorists of all hues and colours: Gen. Bajwa

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday arrived in Sri Lanka on a two days official visit on invitation from his counterpart. The Army Chief held meetings with the Sri Lankan military leadership including the Chief of Defence Staff, the Chiefs of all three services. General Bajwa also visited the Command and Staff College 4

January 16, 2018 1:18 PM Gen Bajwa meets top Sri Lankan military leadership, discusses ways to improve defence ties

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa reached Sri Lanka on a two-day official visit on Tuesday and held meetings with the top Sri Lankan military leadership, an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement said. Visiting on an invitation from his Sri Lankan counterpart, Gen Bajwa met the chief of defence staff and chiefs of all three services 4

January 16, 2018 9:59 AM US Gen Dunford hopeful that relations with Pakistan will improve

Talking to reporters in Brussels, the United States' (US) Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen Joseph Dunford insisted that he had not given up hope on the US mending relations with Pakistan, Radio Pakistan reported on Tuesday. Gen Dunford proposed military-to-military dialogue as a means to improve relations between the two nations, which have been strained 4

January 15, 2018 12:00 AM ISPR issues public awareness message about fake calls

RAWALPINDI: The media wing of the Pakistan Army, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Sunday issued a public awareness information message to warn citizens about fake telephone calls. There are reports of fake telephone calls being made to general public by individuals impersonating as Pakistan armed forces officials, an ISPR statement said. "The impersonators 5

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM Gaza fisherman shot dead by Egyptian army: Palestinians

GAZA CITY, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES: A fisherman from the Gaza Strip was shot dead by the Egyptian army overnight for unclear reasons, Palestinian officials said Saturday, calling for an immediate investigation into the incident. Medical sources in Gaza said that Abdullah Zeidan, 33, from the Shati refugee camp, was shot in the chest by Egyptian forces 3

January 13, 2018 5:08 PM Pakistan's nuclear capability a 'weapon of deterrence': DG ISPR responds to Indian army chief

Responding to a remark by the Indian army chief that his country's armed forces are ready to call Pakistan’s “nuclear bluff”, the chief of Pakistan Army's media wing has said that India should not harbour any illusion about Pakistan's defence capabilities, while the Foreign Office (FO) warned India against any misadventure. Indian Army Chief Gen Bipin 3