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AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SOHAIL AMAN CALLS ON PM NAWAZ

AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SOHAIL AMAN CALLS ON PM NAWAZ

ISLAMABAD (News Desk) – Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman has on Monday called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad. During the meeting, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that the government will ensure provision of all necessary resources for further advancement of Pakistan Air Force (PAF). The prime minister also appreciated […]

War hero Air Marshal Azim Daudpota passes away

War hero Air Marshal Azim Daudpota passes away

           Retired Air Marshal Azim Daudpota. – Former Air Marshal Azim Daudpota, celebrated as a hero of the 1965 War, passed away Monday at the age of 84 after battling a number of illnesses, a Pakistan Air Force (PAF) spokesperson said. ─Young War Hero:  “As a courageous pilot, a sincere professional […]

US air strike in Afghanistan killed senior Qaeda leader: official

US air strike in Afghanistan killed senior Qaeda leader: official

AFP A US drone strike in eastern Afghanistan on March 19 killed the senior Al-Qaeda military commander Qari Yasin, who has been linked to numerous attacks in Pakistan, the US military confirmed on Saturday. “The death of Qari Yasin is evidence that terrorists who defame Islam and deliberately target innocent people will not escape justice,” […]

At least 33 dead in US-led north Syria air strike

At least 33 dead in US-led north Syria air strike

At least 33 people were killed in a US-led coalition strike on a school used as a centre for displaced people near a jihadist-held Syrian town, a monitor said Wednesday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the strike south of Al-Mansoura, a town held by the militant Islamic State (IS) group in the northern […]

More than 40 militants killed in western Aleppo air strikes: monitor

More than 40 militants killed in western Aleppo air strikes: monitor

BEIRUT: More than 40 fighters of former Al-Qaeda affiliate Fateh al-Sham Front were killed in air strikes on their camp in northern Syria late on Thursday, a monitoring group said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it could not immediately specify who carried out the strikes in the western part of Aleppo province. A […]

Indonesian air force plane crashes in Papua, killing 13: official

Indonesian air force plane crashes in Papua, killing 13: official

JAKARTA: An Indonesian air force transport plane has crashed into a mountain, killing all 13 people board, during a training exercise in the remote region of Papua, a search and rescue agency official said on Sunday. The Hercules C130 plane had taken off from the city of Timika, before crashing near its destination of Wamena at around 6:15 AM […]

Bangladesh factory boy killed in air hose assault

Bangladesh factory boy killed in air hose assault

A 13-year-old boy has died in hospital in Bangladesh after an apparently gruesome assault at a spinning mill. The incident took place in Dhaka’s Narayanganj district. Police say a colleague pumped air into the boy’s rectum using a high-pressure hose. Police say the reason for the incident is not clear but the teenager’s colleague has […]