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Karakoram Pass: An unconquered journey!

Going to home is going to mountains John Muir This one quote has always stood true for the enthusiasts who love spending time amidst the mountains. The serenity, the calmness mixed with the rush in your veins and low level of oxygen always makes ..., 3 weeks ago

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The Express Tribune, 1 week ago

Khunjerab Pass closed to traffic for four months

GILGIT: The Khunjerab Pass in Gilgit-Baltistan (GB), the international border of Pak-China has been closed on Tuesday for all types of vehicular traffic for a period of four months. According to the official source, the route will remain close due ...
 Daily Times2 months ago
The Express Tribune

Remember us? Eight years on, Gojal residents remain unpaid for KKH land

Karakoram Highway. PHOTO: FILE GILGIT: Eight years may have passed, but the residents of Gojal in Hunza district have yet to be compensated for the land they sacrificed so the Karakoram Highway (KKH) could be expanded. This is sheer injustice ...
 The Express Tribune1 week ago
The Express Tribune

Emancipation: Eight Pakistanis held by Chinese govt released

Pakistan-China border, Khunjerab pass GILGIT: The Chinese government has released eight of the 16 Pakistanis detained for the last two months in Xinjiang province. The jailed individuals, mostly from Gilgit-Baltistan, were businessmen and ...
 The Express Tribune2 weeks ago 45 times news from Pakistan was actually positive in 2015  The Express Tribune1 month ago
The Express Tribune

Smooth sailing: K-P, G-B governments agree to end convoy system

Decisi­on taken at apex commit­tee meetin­g; QRF to be formed for KKH patrol­ling Karakoram Highway. PHOTO: FILE GILGIT: The travel woes of passengers will come to an end as the Gilgit-Baltistan and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa governments agreed ...
 The Express Tribune3 weeks ago

From Khunjrab Pass to Karachi: Cross-country cyclists break at Abbottabad

Cyclists pose for a photograph in Abbottabad. PHOTO COURTESY: DISTRICT CYCLISTS ASSOCIATION PRESIDENT KHADIM HUSSAIN ABBOTABAD: A group of young people from Faisalabad, who started their journey on bicycles from Khunjrab on November 28, have ...
 The Express Tribune2 months ago

Siachen: Our pride and prejudice

"Gebirgskrieg" is the unique theory of mountain warfare. It was first developed during the Austria-Hungary War (1915-19) in Dolomites ranges on Alpine front. This propounds the importance of holding heights, the impossibility of victory and the ...
 IBNLive3 days ago
DNA India

Unforgiving Battleground: Army jawans posted at Siachen serve in the toughest of conditions

Ten Indian Army soldiers were killed when a massive avalanche struck their post in a tragic event at Siachen glacier, the world's highest battlefield on Wednesday, February 3. Earth moving equipment and snow cutters could not reach the one JCO and ...
 DNA India4 days ago Siachen incident tragic but Pak is at a strategic disadvantage and this cannot change  Firstpost.com5 days ago Siachen avalanche: Ten dead soldiers are latest in needless loss of lives on this 'bald man's comb'  Firstpost.com5 days ago 10 Armymen feared killed in Siachen avalanche  Times of India6 days ago

How Many More Braves Have To Die Before We Realise Just How Deadly Siachen Is For Indian Army?

This week, ten Indian army soldiers succumbed to a massive avalanche that hit their army post at an altitude of 19,600 feet in Siachen. When soldiers die at Siachen, India doesn't find even a second to speculate if there's any alternative to ...
 Indiatimes5 days ago As India Loses 10 More Men In Siachen Is It Time To Save The Brave Soldier andamp Leave It To Tech?  Indiatimes5 days ago
DAWN Group

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: A boon for the economy, a bane for locals

Pakistan's Gilgit-Baltistan region is frequently in the news these days, but not necessarily for its mouth-watering cherries and dried apricots. The much touted US $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will be pass through this ...
 DAWN Group1 week ago CPEC for Punjab or Pakistan: myth and reality  The Express Tribune3 weeks ago CPEC and GilgitBaltistan  Daily Times3 weeks ago PM inaugurates western route of CPEC in Zhob  DAWN Group1 month ago
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