[Opinion] Vultures of Kashmir

by Noor The organized reaction of Kashmiri nationalist and other leadership towards the delusional autonomy package for Gilgit – Baltistan shall be taken as an eye – opener by people of the region. Those who don’t tire telling us about our so – called historical links with Kashmir, and our “cultural ties”,...

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The glacier controversy

It has been reported worldwide that the Himalayan glaciers are retreating fast due to global warming. But now a report released by India’s Ministry of Environment last week claims that the picture of fast retreating glaciers is simply not accurate. The report, by a senior glaciologist called Vijay Kumar Raina,...

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Snow and Eid come together in Gojal valley

By Farhat ullah baig Sost, November 27: The season’s first snow fell in parts of Hunza and Gojal valley today, as the people finalized preparations for celebrating Eid – ul – Adha. According to reports received by Pamir Times, more than three inches of snowfall has been recorded in different...

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Sufi Bai of Shimshal passed away

Islamabad, November 27: Sufi Bai, 73, uncle of Farman Ali, News Editor of DAWN Islamabad, passed away today here at CMH (Rawalpindi), early afternoon. He was operated upon at the CMH two weeks ago. Late Sufi Bai was a prominent social and political activist. He was also among the pinoeers...

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