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Gen Asim Munir unlikely to be busy on India front for now as Imran Khan, hostile Durand Line pose new challenges
Opinion

Gen Asim Munir unlikely to be busy on India front for now as Imran Khan, hostile Durand Line pose new challenges

A deteriorating economic situation may also compel restraint on the part of Pakistan Army but India needs to keep a close watch as a new leadership takes charge of the army apparatus in Pakistan

Pakistan: Former ISI chief Lt General Faiz Hamid seeks early retirement
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Pakistan: Former ISI chief Lt General Faiz Hamid seeks early retirement

Lieutenant General Faiz Hamid was one of the six senior-most Pakistan Army generals shortlisted by the General Headquarters (GHQ) for the post of the Chief of Army Staff. The list was sent to Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif for approval last week

Why India needs to watch his tone more than language after Lt Gen Asim Munir Ahmed takes over as Pakistan Army chief
Opinion

Why India needs to watch his tone more than language after Lt Gen Asim Munir Ahmed takes over as Pakistan Army chief

There is no doubt that Lieutenant General Asim Munir Ahmed faces both domestic and external challenges

Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan says PTI will quit all legislative assemblies
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Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan says PTI will quit all legislative assemblies

Imran Khan has resumed his protest march toward Islamabad after surviving an apparent assassination attempt earlier this month

Pakistan: Former PM Imran Khan to address first rally since assassination attempt
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Pakistan: Former PM Imran Khan to address first rally since assassination attempt

The rally will take place on a vast open ground between the capital, Islamabad, and neighbouring Rawalpindi -- the garrison city that is home to the headquarters of the country's powerful military

Imran Khan's inswingers: Is there a level playing field as General Asim Munir takes charge of Pakistan Army?
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Imran Khan's inswingers: Is there a level playing field as General Asim Munir takes charge of Pakistan Army?

Analysts believe that what happens next in Pakistan politics depends on the new army chief

Pakistan minister slams Imran Khan’s PTI for interfering in key military appointments
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Pakistan minister slams Imran Khan’s PTI for interfering in key military appointments

Sherry Rehman, Federal Minister for Climate Change of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) while addressing the National Assembly slammed Khan’s Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) for holding a meeting with President Alvi over key military appointments

President Alvi rushes to Lahore to consult Imran Khan over appointments of top military brass
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President Alvi rushes to Lahore to consult Imran Khan over appointments of top military brass

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif earlier in the day sent a summary to the president for appointing Lt Gen Munir as the next army chief and Lt Gen Mirza as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee

Calling India-US relations 'civilised', Imran Khan says 'Pakistan used as hired gun in war against terror'
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Calling India-US relations 'civilised', Imran Khan says 'Pakistan used as hired gun in war against terror'

The former Pakistan prime minister said that the relations between US and Pakistan are not like the US-India relationship, which he calls a 'very civilised relationship', while Pakistan was 'used as a hired gun in the war on terror'

Imran Khan-baiter Asim Munir is Pakistan's next army chief. All you need to know about him
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Imran Khan-baiter Asim Munir is Pakistan's next army chief. All you need to know about him

General Syed Asim Munir is the 11th chief of the Pakistan Army since the Islamist nation was carved out of erstwhile British India in 1947. He was preceded by General Qamar Javed Bajwa

Pakistan in dire financial danger as FDI declines by 52 percent
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Pakistan in dire financial danger as FDI declines by 52 percent

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Pakistan has dropped by 52 percent in the first four months of the current financial year. The State Bank of Pakistan released information about this last Monday

BJP biggest barrier for friendly ties between India, Pakistan: Imran Khan
Politics

BJP biggest barrier for friendly ties between India, Pakistan: Imran Khan

Imran Khan may be talking about improving relations with India, but relations between the two countries had deteriorated when the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) was the ruling party in Pakistan. At that time, Pakistan had decided to end trade relations with India.

Criminal proceedings initiated against former Pakistan PM Imran Khan in Toshakhana case
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Criminal proceedings initiated against former Pakistan PM Imran Khan in Toshakhana case

The proceedings against Khan were initiated on the Election Commission of Pakistan’s complaint after it found him guilty of “false statements and incorrect declaration” in his election papers

Pakistan govt initiates talks with Imran Khan's PTI to resolve deadlock over appointment of new army chief
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Pakistan govt initiates talks with Imran Khan's PTI to resolve deadlock over appointment of new army chief

The development came as Finance Minister Ishaq Dar met with President Arif Alvi on Friday and offered dialogue to resolve political issues. The purpose of the meeting was to ensure that the process regarding the appointment of a new Pakistan Army chief would culminate smoothly

Aamir Khan, Imran Khan, Kiran Rao, Fatima Sana Shaikh grace Ira Khan-Nupur Shikhare's engagement ceremony
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Aamir Khan, Imran Khan, Kiran Rao, Fatima Sana Shaikh grace Ira Khan-Nupur Shikhare's engagement ceremony

Aamir Khan kept it traditional by choosing to flaunt a white kurta pajama and also sportingly flaunting his white beard and hair, with a dash of grey.

Will Pakistan PM decide who will remain army chief?
Politics

Will Pakistan PM decide who will remain army chief?

Both the better part of the last seven decades, the generals of the Pakistan Army have either ruled directly by imposing martial law or have done so in a more indirect by controlling the civilian governments

Pakistan vs England: PCB likely to change venue for first Test due to political chaos
First Cricket News

Pakistan vs England: PCB likely to change venue for first Test due to political chaos

After some of the England Test players made it clear that they were concerned after the assassination attempt on Imran Khan, sources said the PCB is considering moving the first Test.

Imran Khan again targets Pak Army, accuses it of weakening independent institutions
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Imran Khan again targets Pak Army, accuses it of weakening independent institutions

Imran Khan, who is recovering from injuries sustained during an assassination bid, has been at the loggerheads with the Army for a few months after his ouster as the prime minister in April

Pakistan: Imran Khan regrets visiting Russia during Ukraine invasion
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Pakistan: Imran Khan regrets visiting Russia during Ukraine invasion

While admitting that an official visit to Russia President Vladimir Putin even as Russian tanks rolled into Ukraine was a mistake, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan also attempted to hold out an olive branch for the Pakistan Army, saying that it can play a constructive role in his f

Nawaz Sharif may be on his way back to Pakistan next month after three years of self-exile in London
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Nawaz Sharif may be on his way back to Pakistan next month after three years of self-exile in London

Nawaz Sharif has been living in self-imposed exile in the UK since 2019. Former prime minister Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government cancelled Sharif’s diplomatic passport after he was declared a proclaimed offender by a Pakistani court on corruption charges