02 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Accusing Pakistan of using 'new methods' for creating unrest in Jammu and Kashmir and extending the arc of violence to other areas, Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh yesterday said India is prepared for 'swift and short' wars in the future.
01 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh today accused Pakistan of using 'new methods' for creating unrest in Jammu and Kashmir and said that recent incidents of terrorist violence were clear pointers towards its attempts to extend the arc of violence to other areas.
20 Aug 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan and Russia signed a landmark defence deal that includes the sale of four Mi-35 'Hind E' attack helicopters to Pakistan. The agreement was signed by top defence officials from Pakistan and Russia in Rawalpindi yesterday, as media reported.
31 Aug 2015
Washington/Islamabad: In a blunt message, the US has asked Pakistan to intensify efforts to counter terrorist sanctuaries inside its borders and take concrete steps against the dreaded Haqqani network responsible for major attacks on American installations in Afghanistan.
01 Aug 2015
Kolkata: The Army's Eastern Command here got a new chief today as Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi today took over from Lt Gen MMS Rai. Rai has now been promoted as the Vice Chief of Army Staff in New Delhi.
25 Aug 2015
Islamabad: Asserting that Kashmiri separatist leaders are not a "third party", Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that any dialogue process with India which does not include Kashmir issue will be futile.
27 Nov 2013
Islamabad: Ending weeks of speculation, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday named Lt General Raheel Sharif to the powerful post of the Army Chief, superseding the senior-most General.
28 Nov 2013
Washington: The United States is looking forward to working with the new army chief of Pakistan, a State Department official has said.
23 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Union Minister Gen (retd) V K Singh's daughter today joined the agitation of ex-servicemen here to express support to their "just" demand on the long-pending 'One Rank One Pension (OROP)' and suggested that her father, former Army Chief, should also do so.
22 Aug 2015
Islamabad/New Delhi: Putting the onus back on India, Pakistan today said it was prepared for NSA-level talks without any pre-conditions amid continuing signs that the meeting was unlikely to take place.