RAWALPINDI: One of the country's most valiant soldiers and Sitara-e-Jurrat recipient Sepoy Maqbool Hussain breathed his last at Combined Military Hospital Attock, Pakistan Army's media wing announced on Tuesday night. The brave soldier got injured and was taken prisoner by the Indian Army during 1965 war. He spent forty years in Indian jails and was released in 2005. He was awarded the Sitara-e-Jurat in 2009. His funeral prayers will be offered on Wednesday with full military honours, Director General Inter…
KARACHI: As the nation is commemorating the sacrifices of 1965 war’s heroes on Wednesday (today) with a renewed pledge to defend the motherland against all threats, the chiefs of Pakistan Armed Forces shared special messages on the occasion of Defence Day, ARY News reported. Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Pakistan’s National Defence day has warned enemies of the country with a message that: “Our resolve shall never be weakened, they shall fall short of ammunition.” Air Chief Marshal Sohail…
The role of Pakistan armed forces and heroes in the 1965 war were exceptional for making valiant efforts and forcing the enemies to retreat, but the contribution of Muhammad Mahmood Alam (MM Alam) among them is unforgettable for inflicting massive damages to the enemy. A pilot at Pakistan Air Force (PAF), MM Alam while piloting an F-86 Sabre, shot down five Indian war planes in less than a minute during 1965 Pak-India war and altogether, downed nine war planes in the aerial fighting. M.M.Alam pursued his dream of…
KARACHI: During the early hours of September 6, 1965, Indian forces crossed the international boundary and attacked Pakistan and that too without a formal declaration of war. Indian forces invaded Lahore and Kasur fronts after crossing the international frames.
LAHORE: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Senator Aitzaz Ahsan on Sunday said that the bilateral ties between Pakistan and India cannot be normalized unless the Kashmir issue is resolved.
KARACHI: The 44th martyrdom anniversary of Major Shabbir Sharif is being observed today.
The month of September is a historic one for Pakistan as it manifests our country's remarkable victory against India in 1965.
As nation is observing the golden jubilee of Pakistan’s 1965 war with India, the twitteratis in Pakistan took to the micro-blogging site and paid rich tribute to the heroes of war and those who martyred in defence of the motherland.
In his message on the 50th Defence Day of Pakistan, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has declared resolve of the nation to protect sovereignty and security of Pakistan at all costs.