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Karachi, Sep 02 (ANI): A day after former Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) President Javed Hashmi claimed that chairman Imran Khan was being backed by the Pakistani military in the current political standoff in Islamabad, Khan has reportedly denied the allegation by saying that he neither needs nor would approach the army on political issues.
Islamabad, Sep 02(ANI): As protests between security forces and protestors aggravate in the high security red zone of the city , The President of Pakistan called for a joint session of parliament today.
Pak army not backing Islamabad protests: ISPR Sep 2, 10:39 am
Karachi, Sep 02 (ANI): After a dissident Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader accused the Pakistani army of backing the ongoing protests in Islamabad, the army has strongly denied the claim.
Army's role in keeping political crisis in Pak alive cannot be ruled out: Ex-Deputy Army Chief Kadyan Sep 2, 9:02 am
New Delhi, Sept.2 (ANI): Even as the political crisis in Pakistan remains at fever pitch with both the PML-N led government and the protesting Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf and Pakistan Awami Tehreek refusing to budge from their respective positions, a former deputy chief of Indian Army, Lt. Gen. Raj Kadyan (Retired), continues to maintain that there is no clarity on the current situation prevailing in that country, and does not the rule the role of the Pakistan Army in keeping the crisis alive for its own self interests.
Pak Army attempting to destabilize Sharif Govt.: Expert Sep 1, 4:53 pm
New Delhi, Sep.1 (ANI): Counter-terrorism expert Ajai Sahni on Monday said the ongoing crisis in Islamabad is an orchestrated one and is backed by the Pakistani Army.
Islamabad, Sep 01 (ANI): A meeting was held between Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif at the PM House on Monday to discuss a viable strategy to resolve the ongoing political crisis, which has worsened following clashes between protesters and the police.
Army ends PTV siege by PTI, PAT protesters Sep 1, 1:28 pm
Islamabad, Sep 01 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) protesters were thrown out of the PTV building by the army, after they barged into the TV channel's office on Monday, forcing the national broadcaster to go off-air.
Pak army supports 'democracy', urges leaders to resolve crisis through dialogue: Report Sep 1, 9:39 am
London, Sep 01 (ANI): Pakistani army has expressed serious concern over the clashes that erupted in the capital city of Islamabad between the police and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) protesters on Saturday night.
Islamabad, Aug 31 (ANI): Protestors led by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Tahirul Qadri clashed with the police as they marched to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's residence, demanding his resignation.
London, Aug 31 (ANI): A report has revealed that British intelligence agency MI6 and America's Central Investigative Agency (CIA) have intercepted conversations on mobile phones, e-mails that show that several former British Army officials have joined the ranks of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Pak army's involvement in ongoing political crisis signals 'soft coup' in country: Report Aug 30, 2:01 pm
Washington, Aug 30 (ANI): Pakistan may have transitioned to a democratically elected government from military dictatorship, but the recent political crisis and subsequent intervention by the army is a sign that the country is still under its control.
Army soldier killed in encounter with militants in Kupwara District Aug 30, 11:15 am
Srinagar, Aug.30 (ANI): Militants taking shelter in the Kalaroos Forests of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara District have reportedly killed an Indian Army soldier and injured another in an encounter on Saturday morning.
Karachi, Aug 30 (ANI): Pakistani interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan agreed to the military's claim that the government had requested the army chief to play the role of a 'facilitator' in the ongoing political crisis but ruled out any 'mediatory' or 'guarantor' role.
Karachi, Aug 30 (ANI): Pakistani military has claimed that it was acting as a 'facilitator' in the current political crisis on the request of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's government.
Nawaz Sharif blames PTI, PAT for talks with Pak army Aug 29, 9:16 pm
Islamabad, Aug. 29 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today told the Pakistan parliament that Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Tahirul Qadri had requested meeting with Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif so that the army could play the role of the negotiator in the ongoing political crisis in the country.
Karachi, Aug 29 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has reportedly stepped up to explain the meeting between Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan, Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Tahirul Qadri and the Pakistani army by saying that the military would have taken the initiative to meet the sulking leaders whether or not the government had met the military on Thursday.
Islamabad, Aug 29 (ANI): Political leaders in Pakistan are reportedly unhappy with the involvement of the army in resolving the ongoing political crisis in the country.
Pak army will play neutral umpire's role in Pak election rigging investigation, says Imran Aug 29, 12:44 pm
Islamabad, Aug 29 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said that Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif assured him the army would play the role of a "neutral umpire" in the investigation into the allegations of election rigging.
Nawaz Sharif meets Pak army chief to discuss political situation Aug 28, 9:24 pm
Islamabad, Aug. 28 (ANI): Meeting for the second time in three days, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met with the Pakistan chief of army General Raheel Sharif to discuss the political situation in the country.
New Delhi, Aug. 28 (ANI): The internal situation in Pakistan was one of the factors for Islamabad resorting to unprovoked firing at the Indian positions on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir late Wednesday even after the talks between the two sides, according to Lt General Raj Kadyan (retired).
London, August 27 (ANI): A rare letter sent by Army Chief Lord Kitchener to Winston Churchill, begging for more ammunition, has hinted at tension in Britain's leadership during the First World War.
Islamabad, Aug 26 (ANI): In the wake of the ongoing political protests in Pakistan, the country's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday met with Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Raheel Sharif at the Prime Minister House to discuss and find a solution to put an end to the political turmoil plaguing the nation.
Islamabad, Aug 26 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister met Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif at his residence here on Tuesday.
Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara District still on Aug 26, 4:03 pm
Kupwara (Jammu and Kashmir), Aug 26 (ANI): An encounter between the army and militants in the Kalaroos Forest area of Kupwara District I still on, said locals and security personnel here.
Martyred soldier's body brought back to Bulandshahr for final rites Aug 26, 10:49 am
Bulandshahr (UP), Aug 26 (ANI): The dead body of Army soldier Rahul Kumar of 23 Grenadier Battalion, martyred in the Kupwara encounter on Saturday night, was today brought back to his native village Bulandhshahr in Uttar Pardesh.
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