Army backs initiatives for GB rights as part of federation: COAS

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa Thursday visited Siachen and laid wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada of Gyari. According to ISPR, the army chief said, “we owe our independence to the sacrifices of...

NAB official’s house attacked in Gilgit-Baltistan

GILGIT: Unknown assailants on Wednesday morning shot at a National Accountability Bureau (NAB) official's house in the Jodial area of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB), police sources said. According to Station House Officer Syed Murtaza Shah, the assailants...

Avalanche destroys house in Shigar area of Skardu

SKARDU: At least 40 cattle were killed while a house completely destroyed in avalanche in Shigar area today (Wednesday). According to details, the intermittent snowfall in Skardu has resulted in avalanche in Arandu village that...

Village under threat from glacier in Gilgit-Baltistan

GILGIT: A huge glacier is reportedly gliding towards a village in Gilgit-Baltistan's Arando area while heavy snowfall has blocked all the roads to the affected region. Harsh weather conditions in Northern areas are wrecking havoc...

Snowfall, rain paralyze life in upper parts of country

SKARDU: Life in upper parts of the country has been paralyzed due to continuous snowfall. More than 80 link roads are blocked in Skardu due to snow, and land sliding has choked Gilgit-Skardu road as...

GB police arrest 12 on charges of anti-state activities

GILGIT: Gilgit-Baltistan police on Wednesday announced the arrest of 12 members of the nationalist Balawaristan National Front (BNF) on charges of anti-state activities. GB's Inspector General Police Zafar Iqbal Aiwan during a press briefing claimed...

Rain-thunderstorm with snowfall expected over hills

ISLAMABAD: Rain-thunderstorm with snowfall over hills occurred at scattered places in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gujranwala division, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir during last twelve hours. Rain-thunderstorm with snowfall over hills is expected at scattered places of Khyber...

Nisar for training of Gilgit-Baltistan Scouts on modern lines

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior and Narcotics Control Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Monday said Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) Scouts should be trained on modern lines enabling them to meet the new challenges in view of China Pakistan Economic...

Junaid Jamshed among 47 feared dead in PIA plane crash

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) jet with 47 people on-board, heading to Islamabad from Chitral has crashed near Havelian, Abbottabad, moments after it disappeared from radar. PIA’s ATR-42 aircraft operating as PK-661 was scheduled...

PIA plane carrying 40 passengers crashes near Abbottabad

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistan International Airlines aircraft with over 40 passengers on board has crashed near Havelian, the mountainous area near Abbottabad here on Wednesday evening. The Islamabad bound flight PK-661 took off at 3:30 pm...

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