Army prepared to meet any challenge: Kayani
Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has said Pakistan Army is fully prepared and capable to meet any challenge to the integrity and security of the country. Threats to national security could best be defeated through a comprehensive national effort and complete solidarity, General Kayani said while chairing the 62nd Formation Commanders' Conference here on Thursday more... (BR)
President asks India "to behave itself
President Asif Ali Zardari has warned India against irresponsible behaviour saying the situation would be more aggravated if India did not mend its mind. While talking to US Ambassador to Pakistan Anne W Paterson here on Thursday, the President added, despite flexible behaviour of Pakistan, statements being made by Indian authorities especially the remarks of Indian Army Chief that all options were open against Pakistan were unfortunate, sources said more... (FD)
Miliband condemns US 'war on terror'
British Foreign Secretary David Miliband on Thursday delivered a sharp critique of outgoing US President George W. Bush's foreign policy, declaring the concept of a "war on terror" was "mistaken." Speaking in India at one of the hotels targeted in the militant attacks on Mumbai, Miliband distanced the British government from the Bush administration shortly before Barack Obama takes over the White House more... (BR)