Kashmiris to observe Black Day on August 15
Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and across the world will observe the India’s Independence Day,...
Violence in IoK is Indian state-sponsored terrorism: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday was briefed on the situation along the LoC...
Dar assures full support to AJK PM for development projects
Finance Minister, Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar said the federal government would extend all possible support to the AJK government...
Provincial, GB, FATA request federal govt to suspend cellular services
All  four provincial governments, including Gilgit-Baltistan (GB), FATA have requested the federal government to suspend the mobile phone services on 9th and 10th of Muharram owing to the ongoing security situation. Cellular services will remain suspended on Tuesday and Wednesday in Karachi, Islamabad, Lahore, Quetta, Faisalabad, Multan, Hyderabad and... Read more
PIA announces new flights schedule to Gilgit, Skardu and Kabul
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has rescheduled the timings of its flights from Islamabad to Gilgit, Skardu and Kabul on Sunday. The flights have been rescheduled in the light of the directives received from the Civil Aviation Authority regarding closure of northern areas airspace tomorrow (Sunday), said a statement issued... Read more
PIA cancelled flights to GB after CAA closure of airspace
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) cancelled all flights to Gilgit-Baltistant after the Civil Aviation Authority’s (CAA) announcement of closing airspace over the country’s northern areas. CAA has not disclosed any reason has been given for the closure of airspace. Detail of cancelled flights are given as below: Islamabad-Skardu (PK 451) Skardu-Islamabad (PK... Read more
Kargha Buddha – a true picture of neglect
`Kargha Buddha’ – one of the most potential archeological sites in Gilgit Baltistan yet to be explored – was at the risk of getting ruined due to neglect by the authorities concerned. The province having rich historical and cultural background and ancient sites lack archeological experts to preserve the... Read more
PML-N candidate wins Hunza by-election
Saleem Khan of Pakistan Muslim League-N Saturday emerged as successful candidate in Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly GBLA-6 (Hunza Nagar III) by-elections after securing 4,679 votes. According to unofficial results, an independent candidate Obaidullah Baig got 4,025 votes and finished second. Other candidates, including Naiknam (independent) got 2408votes, followed by Wazir... Read more
We understand tricks of Modi, RAW: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif vowed to go any extend to ensure national security and continue the war against terrorism vigorously. COAS a seminar on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in Gilgit-Baltistan. “I can say with complete faith that we are moving in the right direction. We will leave... Read more
US mountaineers missing after bad weather in Gilgit
Two American climbers have gone missing while attempting to summit a mountain in northern Pakistan, officials said Thursday, as bad weather hampered rescue operations. Kyle Dempster and Scott Adamson began their ascent of Ogre-II, a 7,285-metre (23,900-foot) peak off the Choktoi Glacier in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan on... Read more
COAS, PM to attend CPEC seminar in Gilgit today
A seminar jointly organized by Gilgit-Baltistan government and Karakoram International University on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is being held in Gilgit today (Wednesday). Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Army Chief General Raheel Sharif, Chinese Ambassador, political and military leadership are likely to attend the event. China has announced to help... Read more
LEAs arrest two terrorists, ammo recovered in Jaglot: ISPR
Law Enforcement Agencies on Sunday apprehended two suspected terrorists who were bidding to transport weapons and sizeable quantity of ammunition and explosive materials in a vehicle. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the arrests of the suspects took place during an Intelligence Based Operation in Jaglot area of... Read more
GB assembly passes resolution against Modi’s remarks
The Gilgit-Baltistan legislative Assembly on Friday unanimously passed a resolution against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks. The resolution termed Modi’s statements ‘madness’ and an attempt to divert attention from the atrocities taking place in Indian occupied Kashmir. Every child in Gilgit-Baltistan is ready to fight for the defense... Read more
Shandur polo festival to kickoff on July 22
Shandur polo festival will be held on July 22 in Chitral at the world highest Polo ground. Shandur Polo Festival takes place on July 7 to 9th each year, however in 2016 the festival was rescheduled for July 22 due to Eid-ul-Fitr after consulting the district administration of Chitral. Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa... Read more
Gilgit-Baltistan government boycotts Shandur polo festival 
The Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) government has decided to boycott  Shandur polo festival due to territorial dispute with the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government. After failing to reach a consensus with the KPK government to jointly organise the event, the GB government also decided to organise separately a three-day Shandur polo festival... Read more
Gilgit ATC sentenced Chinese national to 9 years in jail in arms smuggling case
An anti-terrorism court in Gilgit sentenced a Chinese national to nine years imprisonment for attempting to smuggle weapons from Pakistan to China via the Khunjrab border. Gilgit ATC judge Shahbaz Khan also asked the Punjab inspector general of police to take action against the arms dealer who sold four pistols and... Read more
“Wiki Loves Earth” features Top 10 photos from Pakistan
Wikipedia, organised an annual global photography competition, and has shortlisted the ten best pictures from Pakistan for the competition ‘Wiki Loves Earth’. The ‘Wiki Loves Earth’ is an annual international photo contest of the natural monuments, where participants picture protected areas and upload their photos to Wikimedia Commons. The goal of... Read more