Pak to get six more F-16 aircraft from US on Dec 13

PakistanafmapSix new F-16 C/D Block 52 high-tech aircraft will reportedly arrive in Pakistan from the United States on December 13, after which the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) will have a total of 18 such aircraft. In 2005-06, Pakistan had signed a contract with the US government for the acquisition of 18 F-16 C/D Block 52

Pak to get six more F-16 aircraft from US today

Pakistan will get six more new F-16 C/D Block 52 aircraft from the United States today. Sources revealed that these six F-16 aircraft would bring the number of such fighter aircraft in the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) to 12, Geo News reported. Pakistan will get six more jets this year, after which the PAF would

Pak journalist disappointed over Bush”s ”plagiarism”

Ahmed Rashid, one of Pakistan”s most respected journalists, has said that he is disappointed that parts of his work appear to have been plagiarized by former US President George W Bush. Rashid said that it was never a compliment when politicians plagiarize ideas or comments from journalists without acknowledging their work. A US website said

‘Match fixing’ scam, Indian ploy to tarnish Pak cricket’s image, says

Former girlfriend of Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif, Veena Malik, has alleged that the match-fixing controversy is an Indian scheme to tarnish Pakistani cricket. Indian bookie Dheeraj Dixit, Bollywood actress Neetu Chandra and a model named Paael were involved in fixing cricket matches and she had given evidence against them to the International Cricket Council

Angelina Jolie vows to help Pak flood victims

Angelina Jolie has vowed to help flood-ravaged Pakistan. The Oscar-winning actress, 35, is a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). ””I”m doing what I can. I”m talking to Ambassador Richard Holbrook, the UN and people on the ground about how we can spend our money,”” the Telegraph quoted her as

US to give Pak 14 F-16 jets: PAF chief

Pakistan Air Force (PAF) chief Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman has claimed that the US has agreed to provide 14 F-16 combat jets to Islamabad.
Talking to media persons during a press conference here, Air Chief Marshal Suleman said Pakistan would be getting more than a dozen F-16 jets, which would enhance the PAF’s capability