Polish Climbers

Nanga Parbat Trapped Climbers will be rescued by using Helicopters tomorrow

Skardu: Tomorrow in the morning two helicopters will fly for the K2 basecamp with equipment to bring four climbers: Adam Bielecki, Piotr Tomala, Jarek Botor and Marek Chmielarski). Helicopters will take these four climbers to Nanga Parbat to rescue trapped Polish climbers. The two-member expedition team, comprising Polish mountaineer Tomek Mackiewicz and Frenchwoman Elisabeth Revol, […]

Agha Khan

Shah Karim Agha Khan Arrived in Hunza As Part of His Diamond Jubilee Visit to Pakistan

Hunza: His Highness Shah Karim al-Husayni, the Agha Khan arrived in Hunza as part of his diamond jubilee visit to Pakistan. He arrived Hunza after concluding his Yasin and Chitral visits.  Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez Ur Rehman, cabinet members and other officials received His Highness Prince Karim Agha Khan in Gilgit Airport. The Diamond […]

Trip to Skardu

People of Gilgit Baltistan Subjected Tax Imposition With Constitutional Rights

In last days shutter-down strike observed in Gilgit-Baltistan against imposition of tax by federal and local government. The protests were lead by Awami Action Committee (AAC) an alliance of different political and religious parties. The chairmain of  AAC had announced to move Supreme Court of Pakistan against imposition of tax and vowed to continue protest […]


PIA to Offer Holiday Packages for flights From Karachi and Lahore to Skardu and Gilgit

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) will soon begin exceptional flight operations from Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad to Gilgit and Skardu, offering weekend and holiday packages in order to promote tourism in Gilgit Baltistan. The decision was taken at a meeting held between Advisor to Prime Minister on Aviation Sardar Mehtab Ahmad Khan and Chief Secretary Gilgit-Baltistan Dr […]

Glaciers melt Gilgit Baltistan

Glaciers in Gilgit Baltistan Started to Melt Rapidly Due to CPEC And Other Mega Projects

The pollution created during the work on major development projects in Gilgit Baltistan has severely affected the natural beauty, eco system and wildlife of Khunjarab National Park. Due to the average temperature rise large glaciers, including Passu glacier located in Hunza Valley, have begun to melting rapidly. According to Meteorological Department of Pakistan due to the rapid […]