The Karakoram Anomaly: No change in the Karakoram glacier region since the 1970s

The Karakoram Anomaly: No change in the Karakoram glacier region since the 1970s

Kathmandu: Glaciers in most regions around the globe are retreating due to ongoing climate change. But glaciers in the Karakoram region of the Indus River Basin have not seen any significant area or volume change in the past four decades. This phenomenon has been labelled the “Karakoram Anomaly”. A study...

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Denial of Experience

Denial of Experience

By Sibt-e-Hassan Why do people listen to orators spell bound and perpetrate violence in the name of his/her political agenda? Why people are compelled to kill their personal acquaintances (living together for years) in the name of ideology based upon the stories of war heroes from past? Why do people...

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Taγ̌m Festival celebrated in lower parts of Gojal

Taγ̌m Festival celebrated in lower parts of Gojal

The historical Taγ̌m Festival was celebrated in lower parts of Gojal valley in Hunza on Sunday. This agricultural festival has been celebrated for centuries to formally inaugurate the farming activities. Asghar Khan

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Astore Grand Jirga demands Astore as the divisional headquarter

Astore Grand Jirga demands Astore as the divisional headquarter

A Grand Jirga of elected representatives, politicians, social workers and elders of Astore demanded of the government to declare Astore or Bunji as the divisional headquarter of Diamer-Astore division Subakhan Suhail

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Plantation drive in NLI Center Bunji Astore

Plantation drive in NLI Center Bunji Astore

Forest Department kicked off plantation drive from NLI Center Bunji Astore Subakhan Sohail Abdul Wahab

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