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  • Tuesday, October 29, 2013

    Silk Route Festival:

    Ukrainian ambassador declares Gilgit-Baltistan as a safe destination for tourists

  • The Silk Route Festival returned to its full fore on Sunday, 28th October when the Gilgit-Baltistan Governor Pir Karam Ali Shah inaugurated the three-day Festival at the Karakorum International University. The festival is organized after a lapse of 13 long years and is currently being witnessed by a strong contingent of foreign dignitaries as well as domestic tourists.

  • Wednesday, October 30, 2013

    Italy-Pakistan Friendship Expedition

    2013: Pakistani climber Shaheen Baig all set to conquer Ama Dablam in Nepal

  • One of the most underrated and probably one of the finest climbers of the country, Mr. Shaheen Baig is all set to conquer the famous Ama Dablam in Nepal en route to become the first Pakistani to conquer an autumn peak in Nepal. Boasting an already blistering feathery cap of several mighty peaks, Baig is one of the most sought after High Altitude Porter (HAP) in Pakistan and is constantly hired by the tough foreign expeditions aspiring to conquer the difficult 8000ers in Karakorum.