Tourism

Lahore to hold Sikh conventions ahead of Baba Guru Nanak’s 550th birth anniverary

LAHORE - The Punjab government has decided to hold Sikh conventions in connection with the 550th birthday anniversary of the founder of Sikhism Baba...

Kalash celebrate wheat harvest amid rhythm & dance

PESHAWAR - The foreign and domestic tourists and the local people enjoyed the three-day Uchal festival in the scenic Kalash valley in Chitral district. Kicked...

Pakistan sets up endowment fund to promote tourism

By Naveel Ahmed ISLAMABAD - With an aim to promote tourism in the country, Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) is moving forward briskly on materializing...

Pakistan’s mountain princess sets eyes on scaling Broad Peak

Sky is the limit for Pakistani girl Selena Khwaja, 10, who has set her eyes on scaling Broad Peak (8,051 metres), the world’s 12th...

Of mountains & olive gardens – Pakistan’s tribal areas exude nature’s splendor

ISLAMABAD - From barren mountainous terrain to natural olive gardens, Pakistan's tribal region exudes diversity in nature that has immense potential to attract adventure...

Tourism facilitation section set up at Pakistan embassy in Paris

PARIS - A dedicated, custom-designed and fully equipped Tourism Facilitation Section has been established at the embassy of Pakistan in Paris to promote the country...

British Sikh businessmen announce Rs96.5 billion donation for uplift of holy sites in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD - The Peter Virdee Foundation (PVF) and other Sikh businessmen living in the United Kingdom have announced to donate £500 million (Rs 96.5...

Paragliders from 50 countries flexing muscles for Pakistan’s first-ever int’l contest  

ISLAMABAD - More than 100 local and foreign paragliders from 50 countries are expected to participate in a five-day 'Pakistan International Paragliding Cup-2019 Kashmir...

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China’s safety model useful to defeat COVID-19

By Dr Saeed Ahmed Ali LAHORE, Apr 05 (APP):Coronavirus outbreak has shaken the huge global health system and economies, but...

Malam Jabba giving a deserted look amid looming fears of corona pandemic

By Fakhar Alam MALAM JABBA, April 05 (APP):Like other parts of Pakistan, the spring season of blossoming flowers and chirping...

Trickle down effect of COVID-19 in China being witnessed by mobile business in KP

By Ijaz Ahmad SWAT, Mar 29 (APP):The Corona Virus pandemic that is wreaking havoc across the globe has...

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