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Gwadar: The New Shenzhen?

A new Shenzhen? Poor Pakistan fishing town’s horror at Chinese plans is another interesting read in the Guardian. It can be extracted as follows: The Mega-port will bring five-star hotels and Chinese access to the… 1,737 more words


Astola Island, Pakistan's largest Island

Astola Island, is a group of associated islands of the Pakistani coastline along the Arabian Sea. also known as Jezira Haft Talar Satadip or ‘Island of the Seven Hills’, is a small uninhabited Pakistani island in the Arabian Sea approximately 25 km (16 mi) south of the nearest part of the coast and 39 km (24 mi) southeast of the fishing port of Pasni. 149 more words


18 Hours of Hingol - Kund Malir

After passing through a star studded night, with lamp post like glimmering stars embellishing the night skies, creating their own charisma over gazers, we finally reached an open space where we could see the sunrise clearly. 412 more words

Switzerland rejects Brahamdagh request for political asylum

KARACHI: Citing sources in Switzerland, a private local broadcaster said on Friday that a request by the self-exiled Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti for political asylum had been turned down by Swiss authorities, a claim which local sources did not corroborate. 236 more words