Monthly Archives: June 2009

Hunza-Nagar District to fuction next month: Syed Mehdi Shah

Gilgit  June 25: A new district in Gilgit-Baltistan would start functioning officially from next month. “The Hunza-Nagar district will be operational in July,” said Syed Mehdi Shah, president Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Gilgit-Baltistan during a visit. Mr Shah said that the present government was serious in giving basic rights to the people of the region […]


ISLAMABAD: Unfolding a magnificent chapter of human evolution through centuries, an exquisite exhibition of rock inscription paintings and multimedia presentation titled “Talking Rocks Along the Karakoram Highway” by German Archeologist Prof Dr Harald Hauptmann started on Thursday at National Art Gallery (NAG). Jointly organised by Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA), Ministry of Culture […]

Terrorism in South Asia

Abdul Hamid Khan Before discussing terrorism, it would be better to talk something about the 21st centuries conflicts, which were also an ugly gift of the last century left to the world unsolved. FOR 20 years or more, a few of us in Pakistan and its occupied Balawaristan (Pakistan Occupied Gilgit Baltistan) and Pakistan Occupied […]