Despite the low risk of Ebola outbreak in Pakistan, the federal government has chalked out a comprehensive plan in coordination with the provinces, UN agencies and the Pakistan Army to tackle the disease if any case emerges in the country.
“Although not a single case of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) has been reported in Pakistan, . . . → Read More: Pakistan takes Ebola threat very seriously, prepared
Aboard a private bus heading to the funeral of a Pakistani army instructor, Raheel Sharif fumed as a small television set showed provocative dancers. Finally he took matters into his own hands.
“He stood, smashed the screen with some object and shouted ‘Don’t you guys have any decency? Families are sitting here and you screened . . . → Read More: Raheel Sharif – A leader with a clear vision
This is not easily done. To even begin serious work on this project you first have to be a Prime Minister with a solid mandate. Then you need to have the covert support of a world power that is vested in this design. And lastly you have to be a very dedicated, hardworking individual, not . . . → Read More: How best to destroy Pakistan
A group of over 100 students from Kinnaird College visited various military units and formations at Lahore Garrison on Thursday.
The programme, ‘A Day Out with Army’ has been specifically introduced throughout the Army on instructions of Chief of Army Staff to acquaint students from different colleges and universities on routine functioning of Pakistan Army . . . → Read More: COAS invites college & university students to get to know the army better
Calling on the army to protect Islamabad, from dangers yet to be adequately defined, is no one-off affair. It is the latest addition to a pattern we have seen growing rather dramatically over the last three months: the army’s influence on the rise, its profile getting bigger, even as civilian . . . → Read More: Is PML-N Government digging it’s own grave?
(Karim Ullah) Hundreds of Taliban fighters rushed to disguise themselves with new haircuts in the weeks before a Pakistan Army assault, it has emerged, as refugees revealed details of life under the militants—and their taste for imported luxuries.
Azam Khan was one of the top barbers in Miranshah in North Waziristan until he, like nearly . . . → Read More: The Taliban shave there honor off
(By Farheen Rizvi) With the consent of the federal government in Islamabad, the Pakistan Army has finally launched operation ‘Zarb-e-Azb’ in North Waziristan.
It was long due for the federal government to take responsibility of the constitution of Pakistan. The constitution is not just about executing former chiefs of the army under article . . . → Read More: We all have a part to play in Zarb-e-Azb’s success
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Thursday that terrorists were responsible for the dialogue process not succeeding.
The prime minister added that safe havens of terrorists would be eliminated and the entire country stood behind brave soldiers of the Pakistan Army.
. . . → Read More: PM holds terrorists responsible for dialogue failure
For many weeks now- specifically since the Hamid Mir fiasco- Pakistani media seems to have been on a roll. From the ISI Chief, down to Dr Shaista Lodhi, media trials have become a norm. In the first case it was Geo news held accountable by the Judiciary for maligning a serving head of the country’s . . . → Read More: Redeeming the media
MIRANSHAH: Security forces bombed parts of North Waziristan for a second day on Thursday, Express News reported.
A curfew was imposed in the agency as military aircraft targeted the hideouts of suspected militants in Miranshah.
. . . → Read More: Pakistan military hits hard militant in NWA