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December 9, 2018 12:00 AM Iran seeks regional front against US economic terrorism, says Rouhani

TEHRAN: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said US sanctions were “economic terrorism”, as he sought to foster a united front from visiting regional officials on Saturday. Addressing parliament speakers from Afghanistan, China, Pakistan, Russia and Turkey, Rouhani said they had all suffered economic pressure from the US. “We are facing an all-out assault

December 9, 2018 12:00 AM China’s special forces team arrives for joint exercises

RAWALPINDII: A special forces contingent of the People’s Liberation Army China arrived here on Saturday to participate in the Pak-China joint military exercise ‘Warrior–VI 2018’. Troops of Special Service Group from both armies will participate in three weeks long exercise, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. Focus of the joint exercise 1

December 8, 2018 6:15 PM Waseem Akhtar, 21 others indicted in May 12 cases

KARACHI: Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar and 21 others in two cases related to May 12 tragedy were indicted by an anti-terrorism court (ATC) here on Saturday. The ATC was hearing four cases related to May 12 carnage in which over fifty people were killed and more than a hundred injured in the attacks on rallies by different political parties and lawyers

December 8, 2018 2:40 PM Pakistan, China special forces to conduct sixth joint exercise

RAWALPINDI: A special forces contingent of People Liberation Army China arrived here today to participate in Pak-China joint military exercise ‘Warrior –VI 2018’. Troops of Special Service Group from both armies will participate in three weeks long exercise. The focus of the joint exercise is to share respective experiences in the field of counter terrorism

December 4, 2018 12:00 AM 45 held in Capital during crackdown on land grabbers

Islamabad: As envisioned by the incumbent government to eradicate land grabbing and illegal occupation from capital, a grand operation was conducted last night against land grabbers in area of Noon Police Station, a police spokesman said on Monday. Spokesperson said that this action was taken on a complaint received by the IGP Islamabad from a citizen 1

November 30, 2018 12:00 AM IDEAS 2018: air show in Karachi

KARACHI: Pakistan’s armed forces presented an air show and anti-terrorism demonstration at Sea View as part of the 10th International Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS 2018), Geo News reported. The JF-17 Thunder and F-16 fighter aircraft of the PAF enthralled the visitors with an air show at Nishan-i-Pakistan, Sea View. Sherdil aerobatics team also presented 3

November 29, 2018 4:02 PM PAF puts up aerobatic display in Karachi

KARACHI: An airshow and an anti-terrorism demonstration by the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) at Sea View, kicked off as the tenth International Defence Exhibition IDEAS 2018 entered its third day on Thursday. Held at Nishan-i-Pakistan at Karachi’s Sea View, the air show featured JF-17 Thunder and an F-16 fighter aircraft which attracted a hefty number of citizens 10

November 28, 2018 9:04 PM Sidhu says opening of Kartarpur by PM Imran Khan will be written in golden words in history

Islamabad: Former Indian cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu has thanked his friend Prime Minister Imran Kan from the entire Sikh Community over Kartarpur corridor. According to Foreign Office spokesman Dr Mohammad Faisal, "Sidhu thanked his friend PM Khan for doing what couldn’t be done in 71 years." Sidhu also expressed heartfelt gratitude 4

November 28, 2018 2:05 PM Pakistan introduces multirole drone to the world in IDEAS 2018

Pakistan has introduced to the world its indigenously built multi-role drone to the world during the ongoing Defence Exhibition IDEAS 2018 in Karachi. According to Geo News, Vice Chief Of Naval Staff Kaleem Shaukat inaugurated the launching ceremony of the unmanned aircraft called "Burraq". Built by Global Industrial Defence Solution, the drone is capable 1

November 27, 2018 12:00 AM Court clears Nasheed of terror conviction

COLOMBO: The Maldives top court overturned a terrorism conviction on Monday against the country’s first democratically elected leader Mohamed Nasheed, who fled into exile after being sentenced to 13 years behind bars. The Supreme Court said Nasheed was wrongfully charged and should not have been convicted in the 2015 trial described by the United Nations 3