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Tirich Mir

Tirich Mir is the highest mountain in the Hindu Kush. It is a cluster of rocky, ice-covered pyramids, located due south of the second highest peak, Noshaq. Tirich Mir is south of the range’s main crest, and projects entirely into Pakistan, whereas much of the Hindu Kush marks the Pakistan-Afghanistan border. Rising 7,707 meters above… read more »

Gasherbrum 1 mountain

Gasherbrum 1 mountain is located in Gilgit Baltistan region of Pakistan. Contrary to general belief Gasherbrum doesn’t mean “shining wall”. The name comes from the Balti words rgasha, which means beautiful and brum which means mountain. There are six Gasherbrum Peaks. Gasherbrum I, also known as K5 and Hidden Peak, a name given by William… read more »

Hazara Democratic Party

The Hazara Democratic Party (HDP) is a political party of the Hazara people in Pakistan. It is mainly active in Quetta city, where up to half a million Hazara currently reside. Its leader is baba hyder zaman.

Lahore Metro Bus

The Lahore Bus Rapid Transit or Lahore Metrobus, is a bus rapid transit (BRT) system in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. The first section, which consists of a 27-kilometres long route and 29 bus stations between Gajumata to Shahadra was opened by Turkey’s Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdağ and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif in February 2013…. read more »

Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

History pays tribute to legendary qawwali singer, Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, one of the greatest singers of his generation in the genre of qawwali. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was born on October 13, 1948 in Lyallpur, Punjab, which now falls in Pakistan. Nusrat’s father, who was also a qawwali singer, passed away when Nusrat… read more »