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Gojal: Himalayan Lynx found dead in Shimshal Valley

himalayan lynx found dead in shimshal

A Himalayan Lynx was found dead in the Pamir region of Shimshal, a village in Gojal that shares border with China in the far flung northern region of Gilgit-Baltistan.  Some residents from Shimshal were on their way to Pamir region when they spot the animal’s dead body, sources said.   Locals say the Himalayan Lynx may have died from hunger ...

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Le Kutch- A documentary film about Pamir and Shimshal

Shimshal, Pamir

Pamir “, the name given to large pastures of Shimshal Pass, snow will soon cover and women who ensure the largest herd of yaks, goats and sheep Karakoram (7000 heads) are preparing to descend to their village.   This is the “kutch” great translucence, through a rugged landscape, a beauty and savagery worthy of the most powerful on the planet ...

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Shaheen Baig set on expedition to scale Ama Dablam, Nepal with Italian companian

Italy,Pakistan friendship expedition- Ama Dablam 6856m autumn 2013

Famous Pakistani climber Shaheen Baig has set out to scale Mt.  Ama Dablam (6864m) with his Italian companion Elena. He is the first Pakistani who is attempting to scale a mountain in Nepal in autumn season. Both climbers reportedly spent three days at the base camp, preparing their climbing gears and also to get themselves acclimatized to the environment around the ...

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