Pakistan News

    Air Base School Sargodha

  • Child sex abuse scam at Sargodha school

    SARGODHA: Another scam of sexual abuse of children has surfaced, this time in a local private school, where some teachers allegedly assaulted the students on the pretext of holding special classes during summer vacation...

    The sources said police had so far arrested four teachers allegedly involved in the abuse, while the school principal was still at large...

  • Syrian army breaks IS siege of key Aleppo air base

    KWEYRIS: Syria's army broke a more than year-long jihadist siege of a military air base in the country's north on Tuesday, scoring its first major breakthrough since Russia's air campaign began...

    A group of soldiers penetrated IS lines west of the airport and reached government troops inside the base, firing into the air in celebration...

  • Air chief visits Masroor base

    KARACHI: Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman visited the PAF Masroor Base on Tuesday...

    Upon his arrival, the air chief was presented with a guard of honour by a smartly turned out contingent...

  • Germany, Turkey fail to break deadlock over air base visit

    The Incirlik base in southern Turkey, used for raids against IS in Syria, has been at the centre of a dispute between the Nato allies since Ankara blocked a visit by German parliamentarians last month...

    “Right now it is possible to visit the Nato base in Konya [in central Turkey], not Incirlik,” Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at a joint press conference with Gabriel in Ankara...

  • Pakistan arrests Jaish members in connection with India air base attack

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister's Office on Wednesday said the government wants to send a team of special investigators to the Pathankot air base in India for further investigation...

    In a statement, the PMO also confirmed the arrests of several members of the Jaish-i-Mohammad militant group, which India suspects of involvement in what was nearly week-long siege of the Pathankot Indian air base earlier this month...

  • Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base

    BEIRUT: Syrian government forces advanced to within 10 kilometers of the militant Islamic State group-occupied Tabqa air base in the northern part of the country on Sunday, part of a push to try to unseat the extremist group from its de facto capital, Raqqa...

    Activists said Sunday’s government assault was accompanied by an aerial campaign on the town of Tabqa, five miles north of the air base...

  • At least two dead in shooting at US Air Force base

    WASHINGTON: Two people were killed Friday in a shooting on an air force base in Texas, authorities said, in what US media said appeared to be a murder-suicide...

    Bexar County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Rosanne Hughes confirmed to AFP that two people at Lackland Air Force base in San Antonio were killed, without offering details about the circumstances of the incident...

  • Six IAF men killed as gunmen storm Indian air force base, Pakistan condemns attack

    PATHANKOT: An operation to secure a militant-hit Indian air base near the Pakistan border ended on Saturday with six Indian security men and four suspected gunmen killed, police said, after an assault that threatens to undermine the two countries' fragile peace process...

    At least four gunmen alleged to be from Jaish-i-Mohammed group dressed in army uniforms infiltrated the Pathankot air base in northern Punjab state at around 3:30...

  • Attack on Pathankot air force base

    It is too early to know the facts about what transpired at an Indian air force base in Pathankot but already some challenges — and opportunities for broadening and deepening anti-terrorism efforts — can be identified...

  • Pathankot air base siege: Operation to eliminate militants in final stages, says NSG official

    PATHANKOT: After saying all the gunmen who attacked the Pathankot Indian Air Force (IAF) base were dead, Indian officials said at least two attackers remained, and vowed to kill them Monday to end a more than 48-hour siege...

    Security officials said they were focusing their search on a two-storey building that contained living quarters for families on the base where the militants had holed up...

  • Missed clues and lax security in runup to Pathankot Indian Air Force base attack

    NEW DELHI: The hijacking of an Indian police officer's car by gunmen disguised in uniform should have set off alarm bells and helped prevent a deadly weekend attack on a military air base, officials and security experts said...

    "How did they infiltrate to where they did? How were they allowed to roam around for 24 hours?"Civilian and military officials say a security alert was circulated quickly enough to prevent the assailants from...

  • More
Back to top