· July, 2006

Stories about Pakistan from July, 2006

Pakistan: Visa ease

Pakistan seems keen to build the image of a tourist and investor friendly country. Metroblogging Islamabad says “The new visa policy announced here Friday allows Pakistan's missions in 175 countries to grant visas. It also envisages promotion of travel and tourism between Pakistan and India.”

Pakistan: Exploring the Kelash

  3 July 2006

Shirazi writes on the Kelash, their culture and religion. “The Kelash are called Kafirs (infidels) and their land is known as Kafiristan. Between the 13th and 16th centuries the Chitralis gradually subdued the Kelash.”