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Eight killed when Pakistani helicopter shot down in DRC

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M23 rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) reportedly shot down a Puma medium transport helicopter in MONUSCO service, killing all eight people...

Tunisia navy rescues 487 migrants from overloaded boat

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The Tunisian navy rescued 487 migrants on Friday from an overloaded boat that ran into difficulty in rough seas in the Mediterranean as they...

Chief of the SANDF visiting Pakistan

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The Chief of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), General Rudzani Maphwanya, is currently on an official visit to Pakistan, and has vowed...

Pakistan, Nigerian Air Force strengthen cooperation

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The Pakistani Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCOSC), General Nadeem Raza has expressed the willingness of the Pakistani Government to deepen technical and...

Nigerian JF-17 deliveries apparently complete

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The Nigerian Air Force has apparently taken delivery of its third and final JF-17 Thunder fighter from Pakistan. Photos emerged on social media on 29...

Islamist convicted of beheading US journalist Daniel Pearl to go free,...

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Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the release of an Islamist convicted of beheading US journalist Daniel Pearl, a decision that has left his...

Junior infantry officer is first South African to complete Pakistani course

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A South African junior infantry officer has the distinction of being the first to attend – and complete – an officer advanced commando course...

Attacks surge in northwest Pakistan as Afghan peace effort brings shifting...

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Militants have stepped up attacks on security forces in northwest Pakistan raising fears of a revival of their insurgency and a return of lawlessness...

Pakistan flag carrier to ground a third of pilots over ‘dubious’...

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Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) will ground a third of its 434 pilots on suspicion that they hold “dubious” licences and flying certificates, a company...

Pilots in Pakistan air crash distracted by coronavirus worry, minister says

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The pilots of a Pakistan airliner that crashed last month, killing 97, were distracted and preoccupied as they talked about the coronavirus pandemic while...

Crashed Pakistan plane hit runway three times on first approach –...

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The captain of a Pakistani airliner that crashed last week, killing 97 people on board, approached Karachi airport without announcing he couldn’t open his...

Pakistan Air Force chief visits South Africa

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The Chief of the Pakistan Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, has paid a friendly visit to South Africa and met his...

Trump hints at “de-escalation” between India and Pakistan

US President Donald Trump said there would be some “reasonably decent news” on the ongoing conflict between India and Pakistan, a day after the...

India, Pakistan down each other’s jets as Kashmir conflict heats up

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India and Pakistan both said they shot down each other’s fighter jets on Wednesday, a day after Indian warplanes struck inside Pakistan for the...

Kashmir car bomb kills 44; India demands Pakistan act against militants

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A suicide bomber rammed a car into a bus carrying Indian paramilitary police in Kashmir on Thursday, killing 44 of them in the deadliest...

Pakistan Army Chief of Staff in SA

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Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa is currently visiting South Africa where he is meeting with South African Army officials...

Nigerian JF-17 contract moving forward

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Pakistan has provided an $184 million government guarantee to cover production of JF-17 Thunder fighter jets for the Nigerian Air Force as...

Nigerian Air Force acquisitions revealed in budget

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The Nigerian government has approved a part-payment of $47 million towards the Nigerian Air Force's (NAF's) procurement of three JF-17 Thunder fighter...

Turkey signs deal with Pakistan on sale of 30 attack helicopters

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Turkey and Pakistan have signed an agreement on the sale of 30 Turkish T129 attack helicopters in what will be the biggest...

Suicide bomber kills 128 in attack on Pakistani election rally

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A suicide bomber killed 128 people at an election rally in southwestern Pakistan in the second election-related attack on Friday, officials said,...

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