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  • Pakistan to observe Defence Day as Kashmir Solidarity Day today

    ISLAMABAD: The country will observe the Defence and Martyrs Day on Friday as the Kashmir Solidarity Day to reaffirm support of Pakistani nation for the oppressed people of India-held Kashmir...

    This was even a day before the Indian government abrogated Articles 370 and 35A, revoking the special status of India’s only Muslim-majority state...

  • Pakistan observes Defence and Martyrs Day as Kashmir Solidarity Day

    As the country observes Defence and Martyrs Day as Kashmir Solidarity Day today on Friday, Prime Minister Imran Khan said that all of Pakistan was united against India's "illegal, unilateral, reckless and coercive attempt" to alter the status of occupied Kashmir, Radio Pakistan reported...

    Today marks the 54th anniversary of the 1965 Pakistan-India war when the nation's forces defended the country from an Indian attack on Pakistani...

  • 52nd Pakistan Defence Day commemorated across country

    Defence Day of Pakistan marking the 52nd anniversary of the 1965 war is being celebrated with traditional fervour and solemnity across the country on Wednesday...

    The day began with special prayers for the progress and prosperity of Pakistan, followed by change of guard ceremonies at the mausoleums of Allama Iqbal in Lahore and Quaid-i-Azam in Karachi, and a ceremony at the Pakistan Navy headquarters in Islamabad...

  • Golden Jubilee: Defence Day celebrated across Pakistan

    Celebrations of Pakistan's 50th Defence Day are under way across the nation on Sunday as the day commenced with a 31-gun salute in the federal capital and 21-gun salutes in provincial capitals, Radio Pakistan reported...

    President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on the golden jubilee of Defence Day paid tribute to all those who laid down their lives and lost loved ones in the 1965 and 1971 wars and in the ongoing war...

  • 'Pakistan believes in peaceful coexistence', PM Khan says in Defence Day message

    As the nation marks the 53rd anniversary of the 1965 war on Thursday, Prime Minister Imran Khan and outgoing President Mamnoon Hussain issued their messages of solidarity in connection with Defence Day...

    Prime Minister Khan in his message said Pakistan believes in peaceful coexistence and wants to promote mutual cooperation with other countries, including its neighbours, on the basis of equality, Radio Pakistan reported...

  • The world must do more against terrorism: COAS Gen Bajwa at 52nd Defence Day tribute

    Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa called on the world to "do more" against terrorism at a tribute to the martyrs of the 1965 war on Pakistan's 52nd Defence Day at General Headquarters on Wednesday...

    "Despite all our efforts, our countless sacrifice and over decades of war, we are being told that we have not done enough against terrorism," the army chief said, referring to recent criticism by United States (US)...

  • Defence Day observed across province with traditional zeal and fervour

    HYDERABAD: Political parties, government and private academic institutions, civil society organisations and district and town administrations observed the Defence Day of Pakistan with traditional zeal and fervour across the province on Wednesday...

    In Hyderabad, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) took out a rally titled ‘Mazboot Difa Mustahkam Pakis­tan’, from Jamshoro to Citizen Col­ony, to mark the day...

  • Exciting programmes held in city to celebrate Defence Day

    KARACHI: Several programmes were held on Wednesday to commemorate the 1965 war and the most significant day of that conflict, September 6 or Defence Day of Pakistan, when the armed forces foiled the enemy’s designs of marching into this country...

    The day in the city began early at the Malir Garrison with the splendid and customary army parade...

  • Seminaries’ closure on Defence Day resented

    ISLAMABAD: Administrators for various seminaries have expressed concern over authorities’ requests that seminaries in the city remain closed on Defence Day, calling it a violation of their basic rights...

    The statement said that religious seminaries are not only the symbol of the country’s Islamic ideology but also its unity and defence, and that their loyalty to the country should not be made questionable...

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    KARACHI: Sindh education & literacy department has announced that Defence Day will be celebrated at all schools and colleges on Sunday...

  • One-minute silence across country on Defence Day

    ISLAMABAD: A five-member committee headed by Defence Minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif decided on Friday that a one-minute silence would be observed across the country from 9:29am to 9:30am on Sunday (Sept 6), followed by the national anthem to be played by all TV channels and radio stations from 9:30am to 9:32am to pay homage to martyrs of the 1965 War...

  • KRC to mark Defence Day with fervour

    KARACHI: The Karachi Race Club (KRC) joins the nation when it commemorates The Defence Day with fervour at the Karachi Racecourse on Sunday...

    The Defence Day Cup features prominently in a five-race card drawn for the day...

  • The King’s Best lifts Defence Day Cup at KRC

    KARACHI: Making his appearance after a four-month layoff, fancied four-year-old bay colt The King’s Best clinched The Defence Day Cup in the Gymkhana race meeting at the Karachi Racecourse on Sunday...

    Seasoned jockey-cum-trainer Ghulam Shabbir II was on song as he celebrated the Defence Day with a splendid double in two categories...

  • PML-Q and MWM stage rallies to mark Defence Day

    KARACHI: Majlis Wahdat-i-Muslimeen organised special meetings on Sunday to celebrate golden jubilee of Defence Day where special prayers were offered for the security and stability of Pakistan and tributes were paid to the martyrs who laid down their lives defending the motherland...

    MWM leader Ali Hussain Naqvi said on the occasion that Sept 6 was the day to reiterate pledge for the defense of the motherland...

  • Armed forces hold programmes to celebrate Defence Day in Karachi

    KARACHI: Defence Day of Pakistan marking the golden jubilee of the 1965 war was celebrated with fervour by all three pillars of the armed forces of Pakistan — Army, Air Force and Navy — in the city on Sunday...

    The exercises, exhibitions and parade were reciprocated with much enthusiasm by the people who came to watch up close though only Pakistan Navy invited the public, who turned out in big numbers to watch the exercises at the...

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