Gilgit-Baltistan, also called Federally Administered Northern Areas, was once a part of Jammu and Kashmir. But since 1947, when India and Pakistan achieved independence, the unfortunate territory is facing the wrath of colonisation.
Tuesday, June 26, 2007 8:07:49 AM
Islamabad, June 25 (Xinhua) Coastal areas in southern Pakistan were bracing for a cyclonic storm expected to cross the region by Monday night or early Tuesday, officials in the country's metrological department said.
Monday, June 25, 2007 10:49:21 PM
Islamabad, June 25 (DPA) Pakistan said Monday that the knighting of Indian-born British author Salman Rushdie violated the United Nations resolution on fostering understanding between religions and civilizations.
Monday, June 25, 2007 8:14:32 PM
Islamabad, June 25 (Xinhua) Pakistan and the European Union Troika have agreed in anti-terrorism talks to continue to work together to enhance meaningful cooperation in the field of counter-terrorism, a joint statement said here Monday.
Monday, June 25, 2007 8:09:11 PM
Islamabad, June 25 (Xinhua) Pakistan has urged NATO forces in Afghanistan to ensure better coordination, care and restraint while operating close to the Pakistan-Afghan border, Pakistani Foreign Office spokesperson Tasnim Aslam said here Monday.
Monday, June 25, 2007 7:25:26 PM
Islamabad, June 25 (DPA) Seven people were killed and more than 20 injured Monday when a bus overturned on a motorway on the outskirts of the Pakistani capital, officials and hospital sources said.
Monday, June 25, 2007 1:57:21 PM
Islamabad, June 25 (DPA) An elderly Pakistani man committed suicide after nine members of his family perished in a NATO bombing in Pakistan's south-western area bordering Afghanistan, media reported Monday.
Monday, June 25, 2007 1:56:24 PM
Islamabad, June 25 (IANS) Pakistan's Home Minister Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao has rushed to Beijing to allay Chinese concerns about the safety of its nationals after a six Chinese were held hostage here last week.
Monday, June 25, 2007 12:51:24 PM
Islamabad, June 24 (Xinhua) Heavy rains and storms have killed at least 200 people Pakistan's port city of Karachi in less than 24 hours, an aid group said Sunday.
Sunday, June 24, 2007 6:23:42 PM
Kabul/Islamabad, June 24 (IANS) The NATO-led forces have regretted the killing of at least nine civilians during anti militant operation near Afghanistan Pakistan border over the weekend, as tribal chiefs convened a grand 'jirga' (assembly) Sunday to decide the future course of action.
Sunday, June 24, 2007 4:16:51 PM
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