India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif did not discuss with the US leadership the dossiers about alleged Indian interference in his country during his recent visit to Washington, a media report said today.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 20, 2015
The US has no role to play in Kashmir issue and it is for India and Pakistan to address the problem through dialogue, a top American official has said. This comes a day after visiting Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif raised the matter with US Secretary of State John Kerry.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 19, 2015
Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif today met US Secretary of State John Kerry, which was centered on "security-related" issues and Afghanistan peace talks.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 17, 2015
Pakistan's army chief General Raheel Sharif has met CIA Director John Brennan, discussing key issues like re-initiating the fragile Afghan peace process and security challenges facing the region.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 16, 2015
Pakistan's army chief General Raheel Sharif has arrived in the US for a five-day visit during which he will hold talks with top defence officials on key issues with special focus on the Afghanistan peace process and Indo-Pak ties.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 11, 2015
Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif today said that there was a need to match governance initiatives with military operations to eliminate militancy.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 18, 2015
Amid reports that Pakistan's powerful army chief Gen Raheel Sharif is spearheading an anti-corruption drive, former military ruler General Pervez Musharraf has called for extending his tenure, warning that a change would mean all "good work done so far would go waste."
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 1, 2015
India's forces need to be prepared at all times for short wars, given the frequent ceasefire violations by Pakistan on the border, Army Chief Dalbir Singh said today, expressing concern about "new methods" used to keep Jammu and Kashmir on the boil.
India News | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Just after he attended a reception by the Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit in Delhi on Monday evening, union minister and former army chief General VK Singh tweeted of "disgust" and "duty".
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Just after he attended a reception by the Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit in Delhi, union minister and former army chief General VK Singh tweeted of "disgust" and "duty".
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
Pakistan's powerful Army Chief General Raheel Sharif has warned India of a "befitting response to provocation" along the Line of Control (LoC), just days before Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar's visit to Islamabad.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 1, 2014
Terming Kashmir as the "jugular vein" of Pakistan, the country's Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif on Wednesday said the issue should be resolved in accordance with the wishes and aspirations of Kashmiris and in line with United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolutions for lasting peace in the region.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 8, 2013
If the army has its way, the next head of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee will most likely be Lt Gen Haroon Aslam.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday October 23, 2013
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 visited the region to review security. Indian intelligence agencies say the escalating tension is being dr...
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 7, 2013
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 family of each of the four soldiers has also been announced by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 3, 2013
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.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday October 10, 2012
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 promoting girls' education.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 29, 2012
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 18, 2012
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 8, 2012
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 Mohammad Saeed.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 6, 2012
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.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday March 28, 2012
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.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 9, 2012
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.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 20, 2012
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.