Category: Environment


The disappearing rock art of Gilgit-Baltistan

By Abdul Hameed The rock art of Gilgit-Baltistan comprises beautiful rock carving of ancient times depicting various aspects of the social, political and religious system of the time. In absence of sufficient archaeological evidence...


Snow leopards, polar bears and more

By: Atle Hetland Today, the Norwegian Ambassador Tore Nedrebø hosts an event to unveil a collage painting made by children from Gilgit, showing the majestic mountains with the endangered snow leopards, and also depicting...


Why NASA is worried about Shimshal Valley?

While travelling on Pakistani section of 918 km long Karakorum Highway (N-35), we take a right turn near Passu over Hunza River onto a road that moves along Shimshal River and leads deep into Shimshal...