Nanga Parbat


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Nan·ga Par·bat

 (nŭng′gə pûr′bət)
A peak, 8,126 m (26,660 ft) high, of the Himalaya Mountains in northwest Kashmir.

Nanga Parbat

(ˈnʌŋɡə ˈpɑːbʌt)
n
(Placename) a mountain in N India, in NW Kashmir in the W Himalayas. Height: 8126 m (26 660 ft)

Nan•ga Par•bat

(ˈnʌŋ gə ˈpʌr bʌt)
n.
a mountain in NW Kashmir, in the Himalayas. 26,660 ft. (8125 m).
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Noun1.Nanga Parbat - a mountain in the Himalayas in Kashmir (26,660 feet high)
Jammu and Kashmir, Kashmir, Cashmere - an area in southwestern Asia whose sovereignty is disputed between Pakistan and India
Himalaya, Himalaya Mountains, Himalayas - a mountain range extending 1500 miles on the border between India and Tibet; this range contains the world's highest mountain
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The perpetrators caught so far have been identified as Shafiq, Abdul Malik and Omar who were arrested from Chilas, headquarter of Diamer valley where the second highest peak of Pakistan - Nanga Parbat - is situated.
This expedition has become more important after the massacre of Nanga Parbat Diamer Base Comp on 22nd June in which 10 foreigners were killed", he stated.
Gunmen had killed 11 people including nine foreign tourists and two Pakistanis last month at Nanga Parbat tourists Base camp near Buner Nullah giving a big blow to the already fragile tourist industry
Paul Nicholls, trainer of Darrias and Nanga Parbat "Nanga Parbat was a little inconsistent last year, but he was a big baby then who hadn't really acclimatised and he also had a few little problems.
GILGIT -- Minister for Tourism Gilgit-Baltistan Sa'adia Danish said that several accused involved in the Diamer Nanga Parbat shooting incident have been identified and some of them arrested.
The Paul Nicholls-trained Nanga Parbat, a leading fancy for the Fred Winter Juvenile Novices' Handicap Hurdle before failing to make the cut, leads the opposition, while Handy Money returns to the scene of his course-and-distance win of two weeks ago.
The government has held non-state actors responsible for killing of tourists at base camp of Nanga Parbat mountain.
DIAMER -- The local administration of Diamer district Thursday requisitioned the troops to raid the possible hideouts of the terrorists, who had killed 10 foreign climbers at Nanga Parbat base camp.
Punters who have backed Walsh to defend his top-rider Cheltenham crown suffered an early blow when leading candidate Nanga Parbat failed to make the cut for the handicap, meaning Walsh switched to outsider Napolitain, also trained by Paul Nicholls.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) General Manager Sheikh Fayyaz Ahmed on Friday said that PTDC has beefed up the security for its local and foreign tourists, after Nanga Parbat camp attack incident.
He said that dead bodies of Chinese tourists killed in Nanga Parbat have been sent to their country while those of the other countries will be sent today.
Nanga Parbat and Marallan, two of Coral's three 8-1 cofavourites ante-post, were eliminated from today's inaugural Fred Winter Juvenile Novices' Handicap Hurdle.