Continuous upgrade of conventional capabilities imperative, says Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa

Pakistan's Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa speaking at an investiture ceremony held at the General Headquarters in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, on Oct. 4, 2021. (Photo courtesy: ISPR)
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Updated 13 October 2021

Continuous upgrade of conventional capabilities imperative, says Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa

October 13: The News reported that COAS Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Gujranwala to witness commissioning of state-of-the-art Chinese origin VT-4 Tank into Strike Formation Tuesday.

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FY23 CAD will likely present a pleasant prospect

Updated 09 August 2022

FY23 CAD will likely present a pleasant prospect

August 9: Business Recorder reported that Pakistan’s current account deficit is expected to be lower at $8.7 billion or 2.3% of GDP during current fiscal year (FY23) as compared to CAD of $17.4 billion or 4.5% of GDP in FY22, experts said. Read more I


TLP calls workers to Faizabad on August 13

Updated 09 August 2022

TLP calls workers to Faizabad on August 13

August 9: The News reported that Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) on Monday has called on its workers to gather at Faizabad on August 13 — as the party plans to organise the Nazriya Pakistan March and Conference. Read more I


FIA opens probe into hate campaign against martyrs

Updated 09 August 2022

FIA opens probe into hate campaign against martyrs

August 8: The Express Tribune has reported that the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) opens an investigation into the spread of negative propaganda on social media against the helicopter crash and martyrs in Balochistan, hours after Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif warned against a “self-righteous political narrative” that weaponised hate speech. Read more I


Senior leader of Pakistani Taliban killed in IED attack, sources say

Updated 09 August 2022

Senior leader of Pakistani Taliban killed in IED attack, sources say

August 9: CNN reported that a senior founding leader of the Pakistani Taliban was killed Sunday night in a targeted attack, according to two sources within the group's leadership. Read more I


ARY News ‘pulled off air’ in parts of country

Updated 09 August 2022

ARY News ‘pulled off air’ in parts of country

August 9: Dawn reported that ARY News went off air on Monday evening in many parts of the country with the channel blaming the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) for the move. Read more I