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Pakistan Army violates truce on LoC,  resorts to unprovoked shelling and firing on Indian positions

Pakistan Army violates truce on LoC, resorts to unprovoked shelling and firing on Indian positions

The Pakistan Army on Sunday resorted to unprovoked shelling and firing on Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri and Poonch districts, authorities said.

Mar 19, 2017, 10:44 AM IST

Pak inducts Chinese-built air defence system to its arsenal

Pakistan today inducted a Chinese- made advanced surface-to-air missile defence system to boost its aerial defence and combat emerging threats, army said.

Mar 12, 2017, 19:49 PM IST
West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels wishes to join Pak army, says he is Pakistani by heart

West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels wishes to join Pak army, says he is Pakistani by heart

Samuels, who was part of the PSL champions Peshawar Zalmi, has also thanked the country`s administration for the `top class` security arrangements put in place in Lahore for the summit clash.

Mar 12, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Pakistan Army aware of hostile agenda against CPEC, insists General Bajwa

Pakistan Army aware of hostile agenda against CPEC, insists General Bajwa

Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has insisted that they are fully aware of the conspiracies which are being hatched against the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

Mar 12, 2017, 12:52 PM IST

Pakistan Army asks public to report suspicious activity

The Pakistan Army on Sunday called upon the general public to report "suspicious" militant activity "regarding terrorists" on helplines which were set up in December 2014 following the Army Public School attack.

Feb 26, 2017, 14:23 PM IST

Four terrorists killed, 600 arrested in Pakistan: Army

The Pakistan Army said on Saturday that four terrorists have been killed while 600 suspects arrested during the ongoing major anti-terrorism operation.

Feb 26, 2017, 09:21 AM IST

Pakistan Army launches ‘Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad' to eliminate terrorism

In its continuing fight against terrorism, the Pakistan Army on Wednesday launched "Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad" -- which roughly translates to "operation to eliminate discord" -- across the country, the military said.

Feb 22, 2017, 20:49 PM IST
Gen Bajwa never said about 'emulating India', clarifies Pak Army as row erupts

Gen Bajwa never said about 'emulating India', clarifies Pak Army as row erupts

General Bajwa had only citied India as an example to explain how it managed its democracy without involving the Army in governance, the spokesman said. 

Feb 20, 2017, 19:30 PM IST
Over 100 militants killed in Pakistan crackdown: Army

Over 100 militants killed in Pakistan crackdown: Army

A day after the horrific suicide bombing at a Sufi shrine in Sindh province that left 88 people dead, the Pakistan Army on Friday claimed to have killed more than 100 militants in intelligence-based operations carried out by security forces across the country.

Feb 17, 2017, 23:13 PM IST
Is Pakistan's Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine bombing Islamic State's response to Donald Trump?

Is Pakistan's Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine bombing Islamic State's response to Donald Trump?

The bombing of Pakistan's revered Sufi shrine Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sindh province by the dreaded Islamic State jihadis comes as a major challenge to the US administration of President Donald Trump who has repeatedly vowed to eliminate the global terror organisation in most of speeches. 

Feb 17, 2017, 15:06 PM IST
Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine attack: 35 terrorists killed in Pakistan security crackdown

Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine attack: 35 terrorists killed in Pakistan security crackdown

At least 35 terrorists were killed as the law enforcement agencies launched a security crackdown across Pakistan on Friday.

Feb 17, 2017, 14:03 PM IST

Three soldiers killed in Pakistan blast

Three Pakistani paramilitary soldiers were today killed when a roadside bomb went off in Pakistan's restive northwestern tribal region.

Feb 13, 2017, 13:54 PM IST

Afghan attackers 'live, recruit and operate' in Pakistan: Ghani

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani told Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa that those who recently launched attacks in Afghanistan "lived, were recruited and operated freely in Pakistan and no action was taken against them", a Presidential Palace statement said on Monday.

Jan 16, 2017, 18:52 PM IST

Pakistan hands over Indian national to Army on LoC in Poonch

The Pakistan Army today handed over an Indian national to the Indian Army at Chakan-Da-Bagh crossing point along LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Jan 13, 2017, 00:23 AM IST

Pakistan military courts to get permanent status

The Pakistan Interior Ministry has decided to grant permanent status to military courts in the country which were initially setup for two years following the December 2014 Peshawar Army Public School attack that killed 132 children.

Dec 29, 2016, 10:45 AM IST
Ex-Army chief Raheel Sharif helped me in exiting Pakistan: Musharraf

Ex-Army chief Raheel Sharif helped me in exiting Pakistan: Musharraf

Former dictator Gen Pervez Musharraf has said ex-army chief General Raheel Sharif's intervention helped him in exiting Pakistan, indicating the powerful influence wielded by the military in the country's affairs.

Dec 20, 2016, 15:06 PM IST

Pak successfully tests indigenously developed Babur cruise missile

The missile is equipped with state-of-the-art navigational technologies of Terrain Contour Matching (TERCOM) and all time Digital Scene Matching & Area Co-relation (DSMAC).

Dec 14, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

Infiltration bid foiled in Jammu and Kashmir, former Pakistan Army man held

Foiling an infiltration bid, BSF nabbed an ex-armyman of Pakistan while he was trying to sneak into India through the International Border (IB) along Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Dec 13, 2016, 22:24 PM IST
J&K: Former Pak army man arrested by BSF along International Border in Samba district

J&K: Former Pak army man arrested by BSF along International Border in Samba district

The intruder was forced to surrender and was arrested. 

Dec 13, 2016, 14:50 PM IST
BSF arrests a retired Pakistan Army personnel at India-Pakistan border

BSF arrests a retired Pakistan Army personnel at India-Pakistan border

In a major development, Border Security Force (BSF) on Tuesday arrested a retired Pakistan Army personnel at Indo-Pak international border.

Dec 13, 2016, 12:50 PM IST