Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 13:13
General Raheel Sharif on Friday formally took over as the head of Pakistan`s army, the most powerful position in the troubled military-dominated nation which is battling a homegrown Taliban insurgency.
Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 09:35
Just after midnight in early October, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and a coterie of his closest advisers met at his palatial Lahore home and made his toughest decision since coming to power - picking the new army chief.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 18:15
Lt Gen Haroon Aslam of the Pakistan Army today resigned a day after he was superseded by his two juniors who were made the new Army chief and the Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Committee (CJSCS).
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 11:30
The next Army Chief of Pakistan Lt Gen Raheel Sharif is the brother of Major Shabbir Sharif, who was killed in the 1971 war with India.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 13:04
With just a couple of days left for Pakistan`s Army Chief Ashfaq Parvez Kayani to resign, speculations are rife over who would succeed him.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 11:22
In what will bring an end to his six-year tenure as Pakistan Military Chief, Ashfaq Parvez Kayani announced that he would step down on November 29, dismissing the reports about his future plans as "speculations".
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 14:23
Pakistan Army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has praised the "sacrifices" of his men during a visit to the tense Jammu and Kashmir border.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 03, 2013, 18:34
Pakistan Army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited the LoC to assess the security situation in the wake of violations of a ceasefire in the region over the past few weeks.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 14, 2013, 13:00
Pakistan`s Army Chief, General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani, has urged the nation to arrive at a consensus on resolving ways to counter terrorism.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 18:10
In the backdrop of killing of Indian soldiers on the LoC, Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh will visit the Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday to review security situation.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 13:03
Pakistan`s Army Chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani will pay a three-day visit to Sri Lanka during which he will meet the top political and military leadership of the country.
Last Updated: Monday, January 14, 2013, 16:19
UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav met the family and promised to fulfill their demands.
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