rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Karakoram

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Karakoram

  News for Karakoram

  • News
  • Business

No trace of Pak soldiers 5 days after avalanche in Siachen

Five days after a huge avalanche buried their camp in high mountains of the Karakoram range, army rescuers are yet to find any trace or bodies of 138 people missing in the calamity, mostly......

China, Pak ink pact to build two highways in PoK

China, which plans to have a rail link with Pakistan through the strategic Karakoram ranges, has signed another agreement with the country for building two highways in the disputed Gilgit-Baltistan......

'Sino-Pak ties not directed against anyone'

Amid concerns voiced by India over China's plans to have a rail link with Pakistan through the Karakoram ranges, Beijing on Thursday said the Sino-Pak 'strategic' partnership was not aimed at......

The message from the India-China media battle

"The Karakoram highway is China's property," said Professor Wang Dehua, director, South Asia Studies at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences when asked about India's recent objection for Chinese......

Siachen trekking to take off

The first-ever group of 42 trekkers to Siachen Glacier will set off for the icy heights in eastern Karakoram on Wednesday as planned, the defence ministry said on Tuesday."There is no move to call......

Chinese firms operating in PoK under scanner

Chinese companies working in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir are under the scanner in India and it is looking at whether the same also have links with firms active here, government sources said. "We are......

Deora to visit Pakistan; TAPI pipeline key agenda

Petroleum & Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora will be travelling to Islamabad next week for vital discussions on the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India pipeline. The meeting would be held on......

Iran pipeline: India's loss may be China's gain

Iran could replace India with China in the $7.4 billion Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline project or go ahead with a two-nation Iran-Pakistan pipeline. "How long can we wait for India? It is not......

Pak offers to extend pipeline to China

Stating that Pakistan can serve as a 'hub of economic activity' in the region by developing energy corridors, President Pervez Musharraf has offered to extend the proposed multi-billion-dollar......

Pak offers China 'trade, energy corridor'

Pakistan is keen to act as a transit point for China by giving access to the strategic Gwadar port on the Arabian Sea to tap the Central Asian markets and vast energy sources, visiting President......

  People speak for karakoram

  • QNA
Giaa
Q. Which is the second highest mountain peak of the world?A. KunchenjungaB. K2C. KarakoramD. Tsmongo
Giaa:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-second-highest-mountain-peak-of-the-worlda.-kun/26793819/answers/

SUWIN KUMAR
Q. bharat ki sabse unchi parvat choti himalaya ki kaun hai
SUWIN KUMAR:  A. hmmm. K2 more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/bharat-ki-sabse-unchi-parvat-choti-himalaya-ki-kaun-hai/25957869/answers/26793825

pravin
Q. Siachen Glacier is located in which of the following mountain range?A HimalayasB KarakoramC Hindu KushD Tien Shan
Pravin:  A. K2 Karakoram more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/siachen-glacier-is-located-in-which-of-the-following-mountai/25896131/answers/25957874

anantharaman
Q. Why China withdrawn from our territory ?Is it due to FEAR ?
Anantharaman:  A. Karakoram more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-china-withdrawn-from-our-territory-is-it-due-to-fear-/25551691/answers/25896136

Nokister
Q. what is - Saser Muztagh ,currently in the news
Nokister:  A. nope,, they made a deal,, they wanted more control over the karakoram pass,, and they got it,, the recent land grab was a farce to do that.. they...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is---saser-muztagh-currently-in-the-news/24669692/answers/25551729

  Web results for Karakoram
Remembering 1962

Col J P Singh, Retd Introduction. The Sino Indian War 1962, also referred as Indio-China Border Conflict, is known for its treachery. It was a... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/remembering-1962/
Jammu and Kashmir State before 1947

Dr J S Dev The State of Jammu and Kashmir as a district unit appeared on the map in the wake of the treaty of Amritsar, signed on the 16th March,... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/jammu-kashmir-state-1947/
What prevents Karakoram glaciers from retreating?

NEW YORK: Even as the climate continues to grow warmer and melt glaciers around the world, the stable glaciers of the Himalaya’s Karakoram... ...

http://thehimalayantimes.com/rssReference.php?id=NDMwNzA1
Look beyond India-China relations

Dear Editor, China has assured to make massive investments in India. But is this good news? We need to look beyond the India-China negotiations to... ...

http://www.kashmirtimes.com/newsdet.aspx?q=37618
Why Himalayan glaciers are expanding instead of shrinking

Scientists' observations in the Karakoram region have revealed that the glaciers there were stable, and snowfall is increasing instead of... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/why-himalayan-glaciers-are-expanding-instead-of-shrinking-114101400336_1.html

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


karakoram
Karakoram Pass

Mountain Pass
0 Followers

karakoram
Concordia (Karakoram)


0 Followers

karakoram
Central Karakoram National Park


0 Followers

karakoram
Karakoram International University

University
0 Followers

karakoram
Trans-Karakoram Tract


0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z