'The bureau is only loyal with the state of Pakistan'.
TAXILA: Rebuking former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, former interior minister and disgruntled Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Tuesday said he had been loyal to the person for 34 years who cared a dime for his loyalty when the time arrived, ARY News reported. "I have always covered Nawaz Sharif and his family and intend to do so in the future also. However, some people hurt my trust and when the time came they left me in lurch," he said while addressing a public gathering in Taxila.…
BEIIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping touted the need to build a "world-class" army capable of "defeating all invading enemies" at a military parade held Sunday to mark the 90th anniversary of the People's Liberation Army (PLA). Since coming to power in 2012, the president has trumpeted building a stronger, combat-ready army, while leading efforts to centralise the ruling Communist Party's control over the PLA, the world's largest standing military. Sunday's procession -- including 12,000 service personnel and about…
DAMASCUS: Rebels seized a town in southern Syria from groups loyal to Islamic State just a day after fighters captured another town from the hardline militants in a separate insurgent assault in the north, a rebel source and a monitoring group said.