CHITRAL: A Mexican man on Saturday hunted the Kashmir markhor in Toshi Shasha conservancy here.
Aged eight years old, the markhor’s horns measured 40 inches for which the foreigner had obtained hunting permit at over Rs10 million.
Range officer of the local wildlife department Irshad Ahmed told Dawn that the hunter, Adrian Gonzalez, didn’t waste his time to single out the animal of desired length and physique. “The Mexican national...
ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has finally shown the door to a senior Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) official who had been working in the civic agency on deputation since April last year.
The official was posted as the director general for administration until Feb 9, but was under investigation for ‘misconduct’ following the leak of a video where the officer was caught allegedly harassing a woman in an elevator.
India announced on Saturday a modest 7.9 per cent increase in defence spending for the fiscal year starting April 1, suggesting that it will move only gradually with the military’s long wish list for fighter jets, ships and artillery.
After years of neglect, India is trying to narrow the military gap with China, which has been building up its fleet of ships and submarines making forays in the Indian Ocean.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley,...
Lawmakers won't be silenced over Obama administration's proposed ammo ban
By Maxim Lott
Published February 28, 2015
Lawmakers are firing back at a proposal by the Obama administration to ban one of the most common bullets used with the popular AR-15 rifle, with more than 100 members of Congress signing a letter opposing the move on ammo.
Word of the proposal by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to ban .223...
Huge Weapons seized - Raid in Islamabad by Military Intelligence and security forces - Terrorists Target (23rd March Parade Event).
Pakistan needs to have very clear objectives and principles towards complete integration of Balochistan with Pakistan.
1. We have to make them feel proud Balochis and proud Pakistanis at the same time.
2. We have to give them everything (at least economically) they could have had in an independent Balochistan while giving them extra incentives, benefits and opportunities to remain in Pakistan so that they willingly decide...
Mumbai attacks ‘mastermind’: Lakhvi lives a life of ‘luxury’ in Adiala jail – The Express Tribune
As the case for the suspension of his detention order is being fought in courts, the alleged mastermind of 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi lives a life of ‘luxury’ in Adiala jail, Rawalpindi.
With lax laws for the suspect in place, Lakhvi and his six comrades have several rooms at their disposal next to the jailer’s office, BBC...
Antisubmarine aircraft P-3C Orion and P-8I Neptune -Best Pics i have seen till date
Location:Seattle, Washington, USA
Within a few days I was able to observe two antisubmarine aircraft. One P-3C "Orion". A second P-8I "Neptune". P-8I - is an export version of the aircraft P-8A "Poseidon", designed specifically for the Indian Navy. It should be replaced who is now in service with the Tu-142ME, the production of which was carried out in...
Zaid Hamid’s Warning to TTP
'They will kill us': Pakistani Christian family seeks asylum in Bangkok after escape
By Web Desk
Published: February 26, 2015
An asylum seeker who fled religious persecution in Pakistan holds a cross while living in the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand, where they wait, often for years, to be resettled in a third country such as the US or Canada. PHOTO: AP
BANGKOK: They were a middle-class family in Pakistan, living in a comfortable three-bedroom...
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Who was the most successful military leader in history?
Asked after Waterloo who he thought the greatest general of all time was, the Duke of Wellington is known to have said, without missing a beat:
In this age, in past ages, in any age: Napoleon.
And so there we have the opinion of the general who beat the greatest general of all time. The other military leaders in...
It is known that India already develop Brahmos supersonic cruse missile for its Navy and also develop a version for its air-force .How can Pakistan Navy defend with its current arsenal and what will be the future requirement to defend itself from both air launch and ship launch Brahmos cruse Missile .here is a relevant thread regrading how USN can defend Brahmos
How to defend Brahmos?- American analysis.
Ameer Hamza addressing 53rd Fatah Mubahala wo Kahtam - e -Nabuwat Conference at Awan e Iqbal. PHOTO: INP
LAHORE: The government has banned several Islamic books in a bid to curb extremism, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz MPA Alhaj Muhammad Ilyas Chinioti said, when it should have banned Ahmadi books. “The government is acting like a friend to Ahmadis…a friend of Ahmadis is an enemy of Islam.”
Chinioti was presiding over the International...
Islamabad- Maldives has sought technical help from Pakistan to overhaul its tax infrastructure regime.
According to sources, Maldives Deputy President is arriving here on a two-day visit on February 25 to discuss a range of issues including banking, finance, trade, transportation and tax reforms regime.
The sources said that Pakistan would offer help to Maldives to improve its tax infrastructure on a modern line through information technology....
Do you know that your Facebook account can be accessed by Facebook engineers and that too without entering your account credentials? Recent details provided by the social network giant show who can access your Facebook account and when.
No doubt, Facebook and other big tech companies including Google, Apple and Yahoo! are making their services out of reach from law enforcement and spies agencies, but at the same time they itself, at least some...
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