Youm-e-Ashur being observed in Pakistan today
Youm-e-Ashur is being observed across the country honouring Imam Hussain (AS) and the martyrs of Karbala are being taken out...
Earthquake of 4.7 magnitude jolts Gilgit & Baltistan
4.7 magnitude earthquake jolts were felt in Gilgit and Baltistan late Wednesday night. According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department...
Skardu rally enters into final day
Three days Skardu Jeeps, bikes Rally has entered into final day in Shigar Valley on Sunday. Over a 100...
Gilgit Jailbreak: Nanga Parbat attack suspect still missing
Gilgit: Key suspects of Nanga Parbat 2013 massacre of nine foreign climbers, escaped from the Gilgit district jail on Friday. In 2013 militants clad in paramilitary uniforms stormed the Nanga Parbat base camp and shot dead nine mountaineers, five Ukrainians, three Chinese and a Russian along with Pakistani guides. Janud-e-Hafsa faction... Read more
Gilgit jailbreak: Two convicts flee, one killed
At least four inmates of Gilgit’s District Jail overnight tried to escaped by breaking the main gate of the premises. According to jail officials, four priioners tried to break the jail, two of them managed to flee; one was killed and the other was arrested in wounded state. The official... Read more
Pakistan trains elite mountain cops unit
Police in Pakistan’s far north have set up a special high-altitude unit in a bid to entice back climbers after a group of foreign mountaineers were massacred by militants in the region in 2013. The new 50-strong unit will be trained by professional climbers and equipped with special gear... Read more
Imran Khan threatens yet another street protest
PTI chief Imran Khan earlier yesterday said Nawaz Sharif-led PML-N government has started pre-poll rigging in Gilgit Baltistan (GB) by nominating Barjees Tahir as governor, and warned of taking to the street if rigging took place. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman said that Nawaz has appointed his own ‘umpire’ but PTI... Read more