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16 February, 2018 3:50 PM Pakistan to deploy troops in Saudi Arabia

In a major policy shift, Pakistan will deploy troops in Saudi Arabia under an existing bilateral security cooperation agreement with its close ally which is involved in a civil war in neighbouring Yemen. Pakistan Army announced the decision to send troops on a “training and advise mission” to Saudi Arabia after a meeting between Army Chief General Qamar 42

1 February, 2018 10:18 AM Maniesh Paul denies playing Sikh in the 'Jatt & Juliet' remake

New Delhi, February 1, 2018: Actor-TV host Maniesh Paul says he will not essay a Sikh character in the Hindi remake of the Punjabi film "Jatt & Juliet". "So, in the remake of 'Jatt & Juliet' which I am doing, I am not playing a Sikh. It's a different character. Let's see how it shapes up," Maniesh shared. "Jatt & Juliet" is a Punjabi romantic comedy 27

4 December, 2017 11:16 AM Destroy Terror "Safe Havens" In Your Country Or We Will: US Tells Pakistan

Washington/ Islamabad: In a stern warning to Pakistan, CIA chief Mike Pompeo has said if Islamabad does not eliminate terrorist "safe havens" in its territory, the US will do "everything" it can to destroy them. The statement by CIA Director Mike Pompeo came ahead of US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis' visit to Islamabad where he will persuade Pakistan 37

2 December, 2017 11:16 AM Jim mattis to visit Pakistan next week

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis will visit Pakistan next week as part of a four-nation tour during which he is expected to pressure Islamabad to do more against militant groups. During the tour, Mr. Mattis will visit Egypt, Jordan, Pakistan and Kuwait to re-affirm the enduring U.S.’ commitment to partnerships in the Middle East, West Africa and South 34

1 November, 2017 4:57 PM Shahzar shoots air pistol gold

Finishes ahead of Omkar Singh and Jitu Rai Shahzar Rizvi beat the much accomplished Omkar Singh and Jitu Rai to the men’s air pistol gold in the Commonwealth shooting championship here on Wednesday. The day belonged to the 23-year-old Shahzar, who has very little international exposure as compared to Omkar Singh and Jitu Rai. Shahzar topped qualification 25

28 October, 2017 3:14 AM 'If Pak fails to act against terrorists, US will get it done in a different way'

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration has firmly told Pakistan that if it fails to take "decisive" actions against terror groups, the US will "adjust" its tactics and strategies to achieve the objective in a "different way", a State Department official on Friday said. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has told Pakistan that it must take action against 75

28 October, 2017 2:47 AM Pakistan Army claims to have shot down Indian spy drone along Line of Control

An Indian quadcopter drone that was "spying" across the Line of Control was shot down by shooters, the Pakistan Army has claimed. The Pakistani military claims to have shot down an "Indian quadcopter" drone that was "spying" across the Line of Control (LoC) in the Rakh Chikri sector. The claim, made by the Pakistani military spokesperson, was accompanied 47

27 October, 2017 5:15 AM Pak. must take decisive action against terror groups, says US

The Trump administration has communicated to Pakistan that it must take “decisive” action against terrorist groups and dismantle their safe havens on its soil, a State Department official on Friday said as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson wrapped up his maiden South Asia visit. “We have communicated our expectations to Pakistan numerous times that they must take decisive 42

21 October, 2017 6:26 PM Have To Remain Prepared To Counter Doklam-Like Situation, Says Army Chief

Jammu: Army chief General Bipin Rawat has said that the Army has to remain prepared to counter any Doklam-like situation along the India-China border. General Rawat, while speaking to reporters at a function in Jammu, also said that the mountain strike corps, designated as 17 Corps, was being raised as a "force of deterrence" and the process of its establishment 45

17 October, 2017 2:40 AM Pakistan Needs $ 17 Billion To Cover Rising Current Account Deficit, Says World Bank

Washington: Pakistan needs around $ 17 billion to cover rising current account deficit and debt payments in the year 2018, the World Bank has said reiterating that it would continue to support the country to implement its broad economic reforms. "Pakistan is facing headwinds in the external sector and a rising fiscal deficit that could put macro-economic 35