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.
13 Apr 2015
New Delhi: US-based Motorola has launched the 4G version of its popular affordable smartphone, Moto E, to India at Rs 7,999 as it looks to compete with brands like Xiaomi and Yu.
27 Feb 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan's powerful Army Chief General Raheel Sharif has warned India of a "befitting response" to alleged provocation along the Line of Control (LoC), just days before the arrival of Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar here.
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.
09 Apr 2015
Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said the Yemen crisis should be resolved through dialogue as Iran's top diplomat shared proposals to help implement a ceasefire in the war-torn country, as Pakistan struggled to decide whether to join a Saudi-led military coalition.
08 Apr 2015
New Delhi: As Pakistan ferried 11 Indians whom it evacuated from strife-torn Yemen, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday thanked his counterpart Nawaz Sharif for the "humanitarian gesture" and remarked that "service to humanity knows no borders".
03 Apr 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif left for a day-long official visit to Turkey to hold discussions with the country's top leadership on the Yemen crisis.
07 Apr 2015
Berlin: German researchers have developed a prototype engine with plastic parts that could lead to light-weight cars with reduced fuel consumption.
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.