PAKISTAN DAY BEING CELEBRATED

Pakistan Day is being celebrated across the country with traditional zeal and fervour. The day dawned with a thirty-one-gun salute in Islamabad and twenty-one-gun salutes in Pakistan’s four provincial capitals. Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is guest of honour at a military parade being held in the capital, Islamabad. Contingents of the three armed services […]

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PEACEFUL AFGHANISTAN WOULD STRENGTHEN PAKISTAN’S ECONOMY: QURESHI

US-Pakistan relations were under strain because of FATF but because of Pakistan’s role in US-Taliban peace dialogues, the relationship with the US is going to take a new turn, said Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday. The 14th Plenary Session of Parliamentary Union of OIC Member States will begin at Rabat in Morocco on […]

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FOREIGN MINISTER AL-JUBEIR ACKNOWLEDGES PAKISTAN’S ROLE FOR PEACE

Saudi Arabia has expressed deep appreciation for Pakistan’s peace overtures to normalize the current situation with India. Meeting Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad, Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir acknowledged the role played by Pakistan for regional peace and stability. Al-Jubeir, talking earlier to Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, expressed “appreciation for Pakistan’s restraint in the […]

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US refuses to take position on F-16 issue

WASHINGTON: The US State Department has refused to take a position on New Delhi’s complaint against Pakistan for using F-16s in an air combat with India, saying that it does not offer public comments on bilateral agreements. “We have seen those reports and we’re following that issue very closely. I can’t confirm anything, but as […]

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PAKISTAN SHOOTS DOWN 2 INDIAN WARPLANES, ARRESTS 2 INDIAN PILOTS

Pakistan’s air force has undertaken strikes across the Line of Control from within Pakistani air space. Military spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor said that two Indian Air Force warplanes were shot down when they intruded across the Line of Control, following the Pakistani air strikes. He said that one of the Indian fighter jets crashed […]

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Indian Air force violates LoC, ascent back after PAF’s timely response: ISPR

In a dangerous escalation, Indian Air Force jets have violated Pakistani air space. Pakistan’s military spokesman, Major General Asif Ghafoor, said that the Indian aircraft intruded across the Line of Control in Kashmir before dawn. In a tweet, Ghafoor said that the Indian aircraft intruded about 5 kilometres into Azad Kashmir in Muzaffarabad sector. Ghafoor […]

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