India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 19, 2015
The Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh today repudiated former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf's comment that the Pakistani Army had "caught India by the throat" in the Kargil war.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif promised coordinated military operations with Afghan forces to hunt down militants along their shared border, saying on a visit to Kabul today that he condemned a recent Taliban offensive.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 10, 2015
Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan today released a video of its members holding a Shoulder Launch Missile, which the militant group claimed to have used in downing a Pakistan military helicopter killing ambassadors of the Philippines and Norway and five othe...
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 21, 2015
As Pakistan was celebrating Chinese investments worth $46 billion in the country, the militant organisation Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) today reported it has successfully test-fired its first indigenously developed missile.
World News | Reported by Amitabh Pashupati Revi, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday April 18, 2015
Twin blasts in Afghanistan's Jalalabad have killed at least 37 people and injured over 100. A spokesperson for the Islamic State terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attack, which would make it first attack by the Islamic State in Afgha...
World News | Reuters | Thursday April 16, 2015
Pakistan's Supreme Court today ordered the suspension of death sentences passed by military courts set up this year after a spike in militant violence but which have raised concern about fairness and the extent of military powers.
World News | Reuters | Saturday March 28, 2015
Pakistan security forces killed 30 militants in gun battles in the mountainous northwestern Khyber region today, a senior official said, but a spokesman for the militants denied suffering any losses.
India News | Reported by Vishnu Som; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday March 26, 2015
The Indian Army has told the Supreme Court that it needs younger commanders, just like Pakistan and China, and that a policy for promotions to the rank of Colonel, introduced in 2009, should be left unchanged.
World News | Reuters | Thursday March 26, 2015
Weeks after Taliban gunmen massacred 134 pupils at an army-run school, Pakistani lawmakers significantly expanded the power of military courts by allowing them to try civilians accused of terrorism.
India News | Wednesday March 25, 2015
Pakistan and China have younger Army commanders, so we need younger commanders too. This was Indian Armys main argument in the Supreme Court today while securing a stay on the Armed Forces Tribunal or AFT order that quashed a contentious promotion po...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 24, 2015
A US drone strike in eastern Afghanistan has killed nine militants linked to the Pakistani Taliban in an area close to the countries' rugged border, officials said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Congress leader Manish Tewari today targeted Union Minister and former Army chief VK Singh, asking him to quit instead of expressing his disgust after he represented the government at the Pakistan national day reception in New Delhi.
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".
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday March 23, 2015
Pakistan is holding its first Republic Day parade in seven years on Monday, a symbolic show of strength in the war against Taliban insurgents three months after a militant attack on an army-run high school killed 132 children in Peshawar.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday March 21, 2015
For the second day in a row, terror has struck Jammu and Kashmir. Terrorists have attacked an army installation in Samba near Jammu this morning and are reportedly throwing grenades inside the army camp.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Friday March 13, 2015
Less than 50 metres to the left of a section of jawans of the Kumaon regiment, right at the bottom of a precipice, is the Line of Control.
World News | Reuters | Thursday March 12, 2015
A militant splinter group that broke from the Pakistani Taliban last year and declared allegiance to Islamic State announced today it was rejoining the Taliban insurgency, a move that could be prompted by fears of isolation amid possible Afghan peace...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 12, 2015
Around 1,000 Pakistani paramilitary troops backed by helicopters are battling separatists in the country's restive southwest, with the rebel death toll rising to 13 today on the second day of fighting.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 10, 2015
Chicago-based Pakistani fan Bashir has become a friend of India 'super fan' Sudhir Kumar Chaudhary and is a huge admirer of India batting great Sachin Tendulkar.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 8, 2015
Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf said Pakistan needed a powerful government because the country is currently engulfed in multiple crisis, media reported today.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 5, 2015
Over 100 schools in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province were today renamed after students were massacred by the Taliban in Peshawar last year.
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.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain approved an ordinance to provide security to the recently set up military courts, their presiding officers and military prosecutors and also lawyers and witnesses appearing before them, media reported.