Ashfaq Pervez Kayani

  • Pakistan Army Chief visits LoC to assess the situation 03-09-2013 05:49 PM

    Pakistan Army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, on Tuesday, visited the LoC to assess the security situation in the wake of violations of a ceasefire in the region over the past few weeks. Kayani visited Kotli sector of the Line of Control, an area that has witnessed heavy exchanges of...
  • Pak talking again to US-led coalition: NATO 14-12-2011 08:59 AM

    Kabul: Voicing cautious optimism, the top NATO commander in Afghanistan said that he's seeing signs of a possible lifting of Pakistan's communications blackout imposed on the US-led coalition after NATO airstrikes killed two dozen Pakistani forces last month. Marine Gen John Allen revealed for the first time that he spoke...
  • Kayani a stability factor for Pakistan: US 29-11-2011 09:03 AM

    Washington: Pakistan Army Chief General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani has received an unusual support from a leading Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain, who described him as 'a man of principal' and the stability factor. "The only thing that saves... that helps us is that General Kayani, who is in charge of...
  • Pak refused to confiscate Lakhvi's phone in jail 23-11-2011 11:51 AM

    Washington: Pakistan Army Chief General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani refused an American request to confiscate the cell phone of jailed LeT commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi being used to direct group's operation from the Rawalpindi jail, reflecting connection between the country's military and the terrorist outfit. "Kayani rejected a US request that authorities...
  • Pak using Haqqani, LeT as proxies: Mullen 29-09-2011 01:53 PM

    Washington: General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani is the most powerful man in Pakistan, according to top US military commander Mike Mullen, who said that the Army chief controls the military run ISI, which supports terror groups like Haqqani network and LeT, using them as proxies. Standing by his statement that Haqqani...
  • Pak army chief cancels UK visit 26-09-2011 04:41 PM

    New Delhi: As US-Pakistan ties plunges to a new low, Pakistan Army Chief Gen Ashfaq Pervez Kayani has cancelled his visit to Britain, where he was expected to meet UK Defence Minister Liam Fox. Pakistani officials say the visit has been called off because Kayani is a part of crisis...
  • 'Pak army needs time, space for introspection' 17-06-2011 02:29 AM

    Washington: Pakistan Army and its Chief General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani should be given some time and space for introspection in the aftermath of the US raid in Abbottabad that killed al-Qeada chief Osama bin Laden and the developments since then, top Pentagon official said on Thursday. "What he's (Kayani) going...
  • In the line of fire: Pakistan's Army, post-Osama

    Head to Haid-ar |  Suhasini Haidar
    Not only is the Pakistani public angry, but this is the first time in the country's 63 years that the Army chief and the head...

  • Hillary Clinton to travel to Pakistan soon 17-05-2011 08:01 AM

    Washington: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will soon visit Pakistan to have a 'strategic in-depth discussions' with the country's leadership and send her Special Representative Mark Grossman to prepare the ground work for her trip, a senior official said. "The Secretary does plan to visit Pakistan in order to...
  • Musharraf would be removed when people want: Zardari 30-05-2008 08:51 PM

    Birmingham: Rain had the final say as the third and final Test between England and West Indies ended in a draw at Edgbaston here on Monday. In a match where three days out of a possible five were washed out, it was no surprise neither side had got in a...
  • Stay away from politics, Pak Army chief tells juniors 14-01-2008 04:43 PM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Royals all-rounder Johan Botha said he is ready to move down the order in his side's remaining IPL matches when Australian Shane Watson returns from national duty. Watson hit a record 15 sixes in a career-best 185 not out in Australia's nine-wicket win over Bangladesh in Dhaka on...