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  • Pak Army chief General Kayani's successor to be named on November 28: Minister

    Pak Army chief General Kayani's successor to be named on November 28: Minister

    If the army has its way, the next head of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee will most likely be Lt Gen Haroon Aslam.

  • In Kashmir tension, India sees link to Pak army chief's retirement

    In Kashmir tension, India sees link to Pak army chief's retirement

    Pakistani troops fired guns and mortars on at least 50 Indian border posts overnight in Kashmir, killing one jawan and injuring six in a show of major aggression. The attacks began on Tuesday night hours after Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde visite...

  • India salutes 5 martyrs, a Bihar village mourns its son

    India salutes 5 martyrs, a Bihar village mourns its son

    The Bihar government has announced a state funeral for four soldiers from the 21 Bihar Regiment who were killed on Tuesday in an ambush by the Pakistani troops along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. A compensation of Rs 10 lakh for the famil...

  • Tehrik-e-Taliban to hold talks with Pak govt if 3 politicians act as guarantors

    Asserting that it has no confidence in the army, the banned Pakistani Taliban today said it would hold talks with the government if three top politicians, including PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif, acted as guarantors for the negotiations.

  • Private schools in Swat Valley close to protest Taliban's shooting of girl activist

    Private schools in Swat Valley close to protest Taliban's shooting of girl activist

    Many schools in Pakistan's Swat Valley closed their doors in protest on Wednesday and the country's Army Chief vowed to fight on against militants as anger erupted across the nation over the Taliban attack on a 14-year-old activist famed for promotin...

  • Pak Army denies ISI's role in Hina-Bilawal link-up rumours

    Pak Army denies ISI's role in Hina-Bilawal link-up rumours

    The Pakistani military today dismissed as "absurd and baseless" a British newspaper's report that the Inter-Services Intelligence agency was behind a defamation campaign against Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar and PPP chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari.

  • Peaceful co-existence very necessary for both Pakistan and India, says Pak Army Chief

    Peaceful co-existence very necessary for both Pakistan and India, says Pak Army Chief

    Pakistan called for negotiations with rival nuclear power India over a disputed Himalayan glacier on Wednesday, an apparent softening in attitude toward a neighbour with which it has fought three wars since 1947.

  • Asif Ali Zardari meets Gilani, Kayani before India visit

    Asif Ali Zardari meets Gilani, Kayani before India visit

    Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari met Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and Army Chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani last night for preparatory discussions regarding his visit to India, including the case of the Jamaat-ud Dawah (JuD) Chief Hafiz Moh...

  • No coup attempt in Pak after Osama raid: Ex ISI chief Shuja Pasha

    No coup attempt in Pak after Osama raid: Ex ISI chief Shuja Pasha

    Pakistan's powerful military did not plan a coup after the US raid in Abottabad that killed al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in May last year, former ISI chief Ahmed Shuja Pasha has said.

  • Pakistan army chief to meet senior US commanders

    Pakistan army chief to meet senior US commanders

    Pakistan's army chief will hold his first meeting with senior U.S. commanders on Wednesday to discuss American airstrikes that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers at two Afghan border posts last year.

  • Former ISI chief admits to doling out money to Pak politicians

    Former ISI chief Asad Durrani today admitted in Supreme Court that he had distributed millions of rupees among Pakistani politicians in 1990 on the instructions of the then army chief Gen Mirza Aslam Beg and late President Ghulam Ishaq Khan.

  • Pak crisis: Zardari, Kayani meet again

    Pak crisis: Zardari, Kayani meet again

    Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and Army chief Ashfaq Parvez Kayani met today, their second meeting since the memo scandal broke out, sparking off a tense stand-off between the civilian and military leadership.

  • Pak court admits plea seeking to prevent Kayani sacking

    Pak court admits plea seeking to prevent Kayani sacking

    A Pakistani court has admitted a petition seeking to block any attempt by the government to sack army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani and ISI chief Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha over the memo scandal. The petition filed by lawyer Maulvi Iqbal Haider was ac...

  • Defense Secretary's ouster adds to tension between Pakistan govt and army

    Defense Secretary's ouster adds to tension between Pakistan govt and army

    Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani fired his defense secretary, a retired general and confidant of Pakistan's army chief, on Wednesday as the civilian government appeared headed for a collision with the country's powerful military leadership.

  • Pak military warns of serious consequences to PM's statement against ISI

    Pak military warns of serious consequences to PM's statement against ISI

    Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani fired his defence secretary, a retired general and confidant of Pakistan's army chief, on Wednesday as the civilian government drew closer to a head-on collision with the country's powerful military leadership.

  • Pak army rejects coup fears

    Pak army rejects coup fears

    Pakistan's army chief has denied accusations that the military is working to oust the country's civilian government amid tension over a secret memo sent to Washington earlier this year about an alleged coup, the military said Friday.

  • Pak Army Chief gives troops 'full liberty' to respond to NATO strikes

    Pak Army Chief gives troops 'full liberty' to respond to NATO strikes

    Pakistan Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani yesterday gave his troops "full liberty" to respond to any further cross-border attacks by NATO forces in Afghanistan in the wake of an air strike that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers, official sources ha...

  • Pak army rejects NATO apology

    Pak army rejects NATO apology

    The Pakistani military today rejected the regret expressed by the NATO chief for a cross-border air strike that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers and warned that the action could have "grave consequences". The regret expressed by NATO over the killing of ...

  • Angry Pak puts US on notice, cuts off NATO supply lines

    Angry Pak puts US on notice, cuts off NATO supply lines

    As Pakistan buried its soldiers killed in the NATO strike on Saturday, public anger is growing over the incident and pushing Pakistan-US ties to a new low. Army chief General Ashfaq Kayani led mourners during prayers in Peshawar for those killed in t...

  • Pakistan and China hold joint military exercises

    Pakistan and China hold joint military exercises

    Pakistan Army Chief General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani said on Thursday that Pakistan has done its utmost to eliminate the threat to China posed by militants operating in the border areas of Pakistan and Afghanistan. General Kayani made the comments in Jhe...

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