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Earthquake jolts parts of Jammu and Kashmir

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 23:36

An earthquake measuring 4.9 on the Richter scale hit Pakistan-occupied-Gilgit late on Tuesday night and resultant mild tremors were felt in Doda and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir.

Gilgit-Baltistan leader opposed Pak deal to hand over region to China

Last Updated: Saturday, September 21, 2013, 13:22

"Engineer" Manzoor Parwana, the Chairman of the Gilgit-Baltistan United Movement (GBUM), has demanded that the Pakistan Government come clean on Chinese activities in Gilgit Baltistan.

China verifying Pakistan`s arrest of terror attack plotter

Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 16:37

China has not received official notification from Pakistan on the reported arrest of the chief plotter behind the June terrorist attack.

Rajnath rakes up rights violation issue in Gilgit Baltistan

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 14:38

On a five-day visit to the US, Rajnath Singh has raked up the issue of human rights violations and oppression of the people of Gilgit Baltistan.

Four Spanish climbers missing in northern Pakistan

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 16:14

Four Spanish mountaineers were listed as missing in Gilgit-Baltistan in northern Pakistan, days after three Iranian climbers were lost in the same region.

Teen Pak girls shot dead for dancing in rain

Last Updated: Monday, July 01, 2013, 11:18

Two teenagers sisters were reportedly shot dead after they were seen dancing in the rain in Pakistan.

Nawaz Sharif orders Nanga Parbat killers` arrest

Last Updated: Monday, June 24, 2013, 17:15

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ordered arrest of those involved in the killings of 11 people on Nanga Parbat area in Gilgit-Baltistan.

‘China occupying parts of Kashmir, Gilgit Baltistan’

Last Updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013, 13:09

A Kashmiri leader has revealed that China is in occupation of parts of Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan and Aksai Chin.

Hurriyat delegation to visit Pakistan next week

Last Updated: Monday, December 10, 2012, 16:55

A delegation of the moderate faction of the separatist Hurriyat conference from Jammu and Kashmir will visit Pakistan during December 15-22 for talks with the country`s top leadership, including Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf.

Pak launches multi-million dollar projects in Gilgit-Baltistan

Last Updated: Saturday, September 29, 2012, 00:12

Pak PM launched two multi-million dollar strategic projects in the disputed Gilgit-Baltistan region aimed at restoring the Karakorum Highway that links Pakistan with China.

Pak Atlas shows PoK as Indian land

Last Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012, 13:22

The government of Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has had to face criticism from academicians over the development.

Pakistan imposes ban on travel by diplomats

Last Updated: Sunday, August 19, 2012, 16:17

In view of increasing incidents of terrorism, the Pakistan Government has imposed a ban on travel of foreign diplomats inside the country.