Justice Nawaz Abbasi: A continuation of Goebalism

By Sher Ali The appointment of Justice Nawaz Abbasi, a PCO judge as Chief Judge of the Northern Areas Supreme Appellate Court is against the spirit of the Charter of Democracy (CoD) signed by the two political giants of the country, Nawaz Sharif and Shaheed Benazir Bhutto. Justice Nawaz Abbasi...

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MASSIVE AVALANCHES BLOCKS KKH NEAR GULMIT

By: Zulfiqar Ali Khan HUNZA, February 28: A massive avalanche on Saturday night blocked KKH for all types of traffic near Gulmit in Upper Hunza. The avalanche has covered the KKH and also blocked the alternate link road used to cross traffic in case of avalanches during previous years. The...

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Obituary: Abul Hasan of Moorkhoon passed away

by Safdar Budlay Karachi, 26 February: Abul Hassan  38, son of Muhammad Yaqub, and resident of Moorkhoon, Gojal, passed away in Skardu, Baltistan, due to a heart attack. His body was laid to rest yesterday at his native village. He was serving in Pakistan Army as a soldier. Hassan had fought...

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FOCUS shares disaster management learning in advocacy forum

 Press Release  Islamabad, February 26, 2009: Lessons and experiences from the project “Building Local Leadership and Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in Northern Pakistan” were presented at an advocacy and dissemination seminar organized by Focus Humanitarian Assistance (FOCUS) in Islamabad. The project was supported by the European Commission through its...

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Bloggers.pk features Pamir Times

  www.bloggers.pk is a website that features blogs from across Pakistan. Recently they have accepted Pamir Times to their list of Pakistani blogs. PT is the only blog from Gilgit – Baltistan featured at bloggers.pk

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