25 Feb 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan's spy agency ISI's chief Lt Gen Rizwan Akhtar has gone to the US on his maiden visit to hold talks with top American officials on regional security, counterterrorism and intelligence issues.
20 Feb 2015
Washington: Secretary of State John Kerry has praised the efforts of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Army Chief General Raheel Sharif in improving ties with war-torn Afghanistan, saying the US is "grateful" for the premier's commitment in this regard.
25 Feb 2015
Manila: Philippine troops, backed by artillery fire and assault helicopters, battled about 300 Abu Sayyaf rebels in fighting on Wednesday that left two soldiers and five militants dead in the country's restive south, officials said.
24 Feb 2015
SEOUL: South Korea's LG Electronics Inc said on Tuesday it plans to partner with Chinese and Japanese firms in a bid to make organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display televisions more mainstream.
06 Feb 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan Army chief General Raheel Sharif on Friday met Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and discussed the progress in action plan to combat terrorism in the wake of the Peshawar school massacre that killed 150 people.
27 Jan 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan's concern is China's concern said Chinese Politburo member Meng jianzhu and called Pakistan a reliable friend.
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.
19 Feb 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has ordered authorities to take stern action against madrasas involved in extremism and militancy in the country, in the wake of a series of deadly attacks on mosques.
05 Jan 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan Army Chief, General Raheel Sharif on Sunday said that repatriation of thousands of internally displaced persons (IDPs) as the result of a major military offensive in North Waziristan tribal area will begin next month.