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Glacier in Northern Pakistan Increasing

Glacier in Northern Pakistan Increasing

Peer Muhammad A fresh research by four scientists have given a further endorsement to the theory of Karakoram anomaly, believing...

PIA to introduce special flights from major cities to GB, Skardu

PIA to introduce special flights from major cities to GB, Skardu

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) would soon start special flight operation from major cities including Lahore and Karachi to Gilgit and...

Saving livelihoods in the shadow of Bagrote valley’s melting glaciers

Saving livelihoods in the shadow of Bagrote valley’s melting glaciers

Rina Saeed Khan As glacial floods become more common and more hazardous in northern Pakistan, the Green Climate Fund agrees...

Sea buckthorn comes to the rescue of mountain villages

Sea buckthorn comes to the rescue of mountain villages

Peer Muhammad Last year, Behram Baig left his job at a large corporation in Karachi and moved back home to...

PIA to introduce special flights from major cities to GB, Skardu

PIA to introduce special flights from major cities to GB, Skardu

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) would soon start special flight operation from major cities including Lahore and Karachi to Gilgit and...

Exclusive: The CPEC plan for Pakistan’s digital future

Exclusive: The CPEC plan for Pakistan’s digital future

KARACHI: A radical overhaul of Pakistan’s communications framework appears to be on the cards — or at least that is...

Biryani at 4,700 meters: Khunjerab Pass

Biryani at 4,700 meters: Khunjerab Pass

I had visited the Khunjerab Pass many years ago, in the era before the September 2001 attacks, and clearly remember...

Gilgit’s British cemetery: a local monument to the Great Game

Gilgit’s British cemetery: a local monument to the Great Game

GILGIT: Sitting under the shade of trees, Ghulam Ali stares at the graves around him. These are, perhaps, his last...