Tourism

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...

Pakistan’s coasts to get 5 tourist resorts

ISLAMABAD - With a beautiful coastline along the Arabian Sea, Pakistan's is the land enriched with natural marvels including beaches, lagoons, cliffs and headlands. And...

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Meals on wheels: PM’s ‘truck-kitchen’ initiative to help set up Riyasat-e-Madina

By Dr Saeed Ahmad Ali LAHORE, Apr 11 (APP):The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government is playing a great role in ending...

Shelter for people without homes: Revival of housing sector to boost economy

By Muhammad Naeem Khan Niazi LAHORE, Apr 11 (APP):Food, shelter and clothing have been described as the basic human needs...

Malala acknowledges Peshawar’s auto driver free transportation of school girls; sends money to buy pick-up van

by Adeel Saeed PESHAWAR, Apr 11 (APP):World renowned noble laureate and torchbearer of female rights and education, Malala Yousafzai while...

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