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The Pakistan army is showing its true colours

It is back to showcasing its ties with terror groups. This is ominous news for India

Pakistan's army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Islamabad, Pakistan, March 23, 2017(REUTERS)
Updated on Dec 30, 2019 06:06 PM IST
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India sowing the seeds of war with Kashmir move: Pakistan army official

Ghafoor said the armed forces of Pakistan have strived to establish peace in the country and are playing their role for regional peace, but a “befitting response” will be given to any false-flag operation staged by India.

The Pakistan army spokesperson told the press conference that the region is in the midst of a power struggle involving global powers.(HT image)
Updated on Sep 05, 2019 01:28 AM IST
Islamabad | ByImtiaz Ahmad

‘Fictitious’: Army rejects Pak military’s claim of killing 5 Indian soldiers in J-K

The response by the Indian Army came after Pakistan military’s spokesperson Major General Asif Ghafoor claimed that three of its soldiers and five Indian personnel were killed in the cross-border firing.

In a tweet, Pakistan military’s spokesperson alleged that the Indian Army has increased firing along the LoC in an effort to divert attention from the current situation in Jammu and Kashmir.(PTI FILE/ Representative Image)
Updated on Aug 16, 2019 09:59 AM IST
New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

Pakistan to bring 30,000 madrasas under its control to ‘mainstream’ education

Modernizing madrasa education is a thorny issue in Pakistan, a deeply conservative Muslim nation where religious schools are often blamed for radicalization of youngsters but are the only education available to millions of poor children.

Critics of the madrasa education system say children who attend such schools, where they spend most of the day memorising the holy Quran, are often ill-equipped for the modern world and some madrasas act as breeding grounds for militant outfits.(REUTERS)
Updated on Apr 29, 2019 07:21 PM IST
Islamabad | ByIslamabad

Pakistan army says Hyderabad BJP leader copied its song; MLA claims he never heard of it

The BJP’s leader in Telangana T Raja Singh on Monday denied allegations of the Pakistan army that he copied one of its songs and described the claim by its chief spokesperson as a “cheap gimmick”.

Singh, who represents the Goshamahal constituency in Hyderabad, released a small video of his song “Hindustan Zindabad” on April 12.(Photo: Twitter/@TigerRajaSingh)
Updated on Apr 15, 2019 03:17 PM IST
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