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  • Friday, October 12, 2018

    Winter climbing in

    Pakistan returns to the fore with K2

  • Two climbing permits have been issued for K2 in winters 2018-19 while one permit, reportedly, is pending for Nanga Parbat. Pakistan received several strong expeditions in the summers of 2018 with more than two dozen summit successes on K2 and several heroic high altitude rescues by the Pakistan Army Aviation pilots.

  • Monday, October 29, 2018

    How to be

    an Ambassador: German Ambassador Martin Kobler takes diplomacy down to the basics

  • It has been hardly three months since Ambassador Martin Kobler took charge of his duties in Islamabad, the agile diplomat has barged on a roller coaster ride to all over the country forging ties and making new friends.