GILGIT-Baltistan (GB) is that forgotten corner of Pakistan which only catches the media’s attention when there is a natural disaster or an incident of terrorism. There is general confusion about the region’s status. Some consider it part of KP, while others place it in Kashmir, although the people of GB have neither linguistic nor ethnic connections with Kashmir or Jammu. Even the Pakistan government appears unsure about the status. Although it...
Strictly for pictures of artistic, cultural or natural heritage in the region that is now Pakistan. We have within Pakistan awe inspiring sights so let us showcase them here. This is the land that saw traces of homo impact nearly 2 million years ago at Riwat and later Soanian Culture near present day capital of Pakistan Islamabad. This is a ancient land which along with Mesoptomia and Egypt was the cardle of civilization.
Riwat - Wikipedia, the...
The reason I have decided to open this thread is because of uninformed and derogatory comments made by some poster about Sir Rashid Minhas. This person is totally oblivious of the facts and without knowing the facts he has made value judgment on our National Hero who is so highly decorated as well, and for good reason. So I am going to shed some light on the incident in order to dispel some of the myths and misinformation on this incident and...
Pakistan Army on Thursday said it had initiated ground operations to flush out terrorists from Shawal Valley, North Waziristan, according to a tweet from Major General Asim Bajwa – chief of the army's media wing.
Maj Gen Bajwa said Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif had ordered the achievement of military objectives as soon as possible, and also commended the "ideal ground and air coordination" between the forces.
The announcement comes...
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Source : Our Bureau ~ Dated : Tuesday, August 18, 2015 @ 12:33 PM
The US Department of Defense today has awarded a US $85 million contract to Bell Textron Inc to develop weapon systems to support US, Pakistani government helicopter fleet and US Navy.
The new contract is an update to a $925 million contract to supply fleet of attack helicopters and hellfire missiles awarded to Boeing, Bell, General Electric and Lockheed Martin in April this...
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