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Militants in Afghanistan strike Pakistan army post, kill 3

April 23, 2022 4:19 pm

It comes as Afghanistan is reeling from a series of explosions in recent days, including the bombing of a mosque in northern Kunduz province on Friday that killed 33 people, including several students of an adjacent religious school or madrassa.

The vision of a Naya Pakistan is in tatters

April 11, 2022 9:49 pm

Ajay Darshan Behera writes: As Imran Khan leaves office, ​​it is back to the old Pakistan with its intermittent political instability, difficult economic challenges and a military that will not allow the political class to govern.

Pakistan court adjourns Kulbhushan Jadhav's case till October 5

June 16, 2021 11:00 am

Jadhav, the 50-year-old retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and terrorism in April 2017.

Certain elements inside Pak military had links to al-Qaeda: Obama on raid that killed Osama

November 17, 2020 3:18 pm

Barack Obama said it was an open secret that certain elements inside Pakistan's military, and especially its intelligence services, maintained links to the Taliban and perhaps even al-Qaeda, sometimes using them as strategic assets to ensure that the Afghan government remained weak and unable to align itself with Pakistan's number one rival, India.

US court sentences Pakistani-origin businessman for unlawful export to Pakistan military

September 22, 2018 1:40 pm

Earlier this year, Imran Khan's father and his brother both pleaded guilty to one count of international money laundering, for causing funds to be transferred from Pakistan to the US in connection with the export control violations.

Pakistani journalist abducted in Lahore, returns home hours later

June 06, 2018 9:34 am

Journalist Gul Bukhari was on her way to the Waqt TV studio for a show when she was intercepted and abducted on Sherpao Bridge in Lahore's Cantonment area at around 11 pm Tuesday.

Pakistan executes 3 militants convicted over terror attacks

October 04, 2017 12:04 pm

The executions came day after a rights group, Justice Project Pakistan, expressed concern over the multitude of executions taking place, saying that the country has sent 477 prisoners to the gallows since 2014.

Military strength: How do India, China and Pakistan compare?

July 18, 2017 5:21 pm

India is flanked by a security threat from the east and west by China and Pakistan. While Pakistan's military is in the hands of unpredictable generals obsessed with Kashmir, China's military expansion has taken the world by surprise. data shows where the three countries stand in terms of their military might.

Pakistan military kills 60 militants in airstrikes, gun battle near Afghan border

December 27, 2014 8:30 pm

At least four soldiers were also injured in the shootout.

5 killed in suicide blast attack in Pakistan

September 23, 2014 7:26 pm

The Pakistani Taliban faction led by Maulanah Fazlullah claimed responsibility for the attack.