Army Chief leaves for four-day Sri Lanka visit

Army Chief leaves for four-day Sri Lanka visit

Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag on Sunday left for a four-day visit to Sri Lanka, during which he will review the bilateral defence ties and discuss new avenues of cooperation. The visit assumes special significance in light of increasing defence cooperation between the two countries. In recent years, the Indo-Sri Lanka relationship has been

Pakistan’s Punjab province issues ISIS alert

Pakistan’s most populous Punjabprovince has issued a security alert over possible attacks by the Islamic Statemilitants on sensitive civil and military installations. Citing intelligence, the Punjab Home Department alerted police and other agencies in the province that the ISIS has planned attacks on civil and military targets, Dawn reported. Quoting its sources, the paper said,

Pakistan ready for talks with India without preconditions: Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said for sustainable peace, Pakistan is ready for dialogue with India without preconditions. He also said Pakistan intends to maintain friendly relations with all its neighbours, including India and Afghanistan. Sharif stated this when he met British Premier David Cameron on the sidelines of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting

Pakistan concerned about hate against Muslims

Taking note of rising instances of hate attacks against Muslims around the world, the Pakistan Foreign Office on Thursday said “terrorism has nothing to do with Islam”. Maintaining that Islam is a religion of peace and brotherhood, Foreign Office spokesman Qazi Khalilullah said Muslims were facing issues across the globe following the November 13 Paris