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COAS hails Siraj Raisani as brave soldier of Pakistan

QUETTA: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday visited Quetta and attended funeral prayer of Shaheed Siraj Raisani, Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) leader, whom he hailed as a brave soldier of Pakistan. Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor said the army chief met Raisani's family and visited CMH Quetta to meet the injured of Mastung blast victims.  The COAS expressed his deepest empathy with all bereaved families of the Mastung blast incident,…

Pakistan captain Sarfraz hails overseas Pakistanis

LONDON: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed hailed the spirit, prayers and various contributions of the Pakistani community based in the United Kingdom especially in Leeds where the national team is playing the second and final Test against England. Pakistan skipper graced an Iftar dinner at a local hotel hosted by the community headed by Abdul Rehman Farrukh and appreciated the support his team has been getting from the overseas Pakistanis. “Whenever we come to the UK we get a lot of support from the Pakistani fans which…

UK army general arrives in Pakistan, hails Paigham-e-Pakistan fatwa against extremism

RAWALPINDI: Chief of General Staff (CGS) UK Army General Sir Nicholas Patrick Carter in a meeting with Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday hailed Paigham-e-Pakistan fatwa (a religious decree) against extremism. The UK general said this shall have far reaching effects against extremist narrative. He has arrived on two days' official visit to Pakistan.  Both the military leaders discussed bilateral issues and regional security situation. The UK CGS acknowledged positive results of…

Netanyahu hails new era in ties with India

NEW DELHI: Benjamin Netanyahu hailed a "new era" in ties with India on Monday as he signed a series of deals during the first visit by an Israeli Prime Minister in 15 years. Netanyahu made the comment after talks with Narendra Modi, who made history in July when he became the first Indian leader ever to visit Israel. He is accompanied by the largest-ever business delegation to travel with an Israeli leader, including technology, agriculture and defence executives. Read More: Netanyahu in India for first visit by…

US defence secy hails Pakistan armed forces’ operations against terrorists

RAWALPINDI: US Secretary of Defence General James Mattis on Monday hailed Pakistan armed forces' effective operations against terrorists. He said this in a two-hour long meeting with Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at General Headquarters Rawalpindi on Monday. Meeting was focused on regional security with particular emphasis on Afghanistan as well as other matters of mutual interest. Media wing of military forces, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said Gen Mattis highlighted concern that a few…

LHC judge hails army’s role in ending Faizabad sit-in

LAHORE: Justice Lahore High Court (LHC) Qazi Muhammad Amin on Tuesday hailed role Pakistan Army played to peacefully end the Faizabad sit-in saying that the army chief rescued the country from a huge catastrophe. "Pakistan Army is doing great job. God knows how many people would have fallen dead, had army not played its role," Justice Qazi Muhammad Amin said resuming hearing on the recovery of Deputy Secretary General Majlis-e-Wahdat-e-Muslimeen Syed Nasir Abbas Sherazi who went missing in Lahore earlier this month.…

Moeen Ali hails Saqlain Mushtaq role in England success

MANCHESTER: Moeen Ali has paid tribute to the "amazing" Saqlain Mushtaq for his role in helping the England all-rounder enjoy a record-breaking Test series against South Africa. Ali, a 30-year-old off-spinner and left-handed batsman, became the first man in cricket history to score more than 250 runs and take 25 wickets in a four-match Test series during the course of England's 3-1 victory over the Proteas. Ali has often been regarded, even by himself, as a "second spinner" when the likes of Hampshire left-armer Liam…

Kohli hails ‘precious’ Jadeja after series win

COLOMBO: Skipper Virat Kohli Sunday hailed Ravindra Jadeja for his all-round performance in the series-clinching victory against Sri Lanka, saying the left-arm spinner gave the side a great balance. The celebrations were short-lived, however, after cricket's governing body suspended Jadeja from the third and final Test later this week for dangerous play during his match-winning performance in Colombo. India crushed the home team by an innings and 53 runs on day four of the second Test in Colombo to take an unassailable…

Here is what Misbah said about Sarfraz after Pakistan’s victory over England

Former Pakistan captain Misbah Ul Haq was all praise for the "young team" after Pakistan, led by Sarfraz Ahmed, beat England in the Champions Trophy 2017 semi-final on Wednesday.  Misbah congratulated the team but kept his special praises for Pakistan's new ODI captain Sarfraz Ahmed. In a tweet soon after Pakistan's victory, Misbah hailed Sarfraz "for devising excellent strategies and then executing them in a remarkable fashion" which led the underdogs to beat a so far unbeatable England side. So happy to see a…

Sarfraz hails unpredictable Pakistan

CARDIFF: Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed credited his players, the team staff and the selection committee back home for their surprise qualification for the final of the Champions Trophy, after beating England by eight wickets in the semi-final on Wednesday. "After the first loss, we were very down, but all the credit goes to the team management. They boosted up really well for us, and credit goes to the players as well. They were very well motivated. And after that match, everything is on its course to improving -- we are…