Environment: The world of wetlands

by Abbas Wafa Gilgit-Baltistan has a unique ecosystem being home to some of the world’s highest mountain peaks and longest glaciers. The snow capped mountains and glaciers of Gilgit-Baltistan are major sources of water for the Indus River. Small and large lakes also benefit from the water generated by the...

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Gilani requests China to construct bypass on KKH

ISLAMABAD, Jun 9 (APP): Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani Wednesday said China’s support for Pakistan’s security, stability and economic development is a source of strength.He thanked China for its steadfast support and solidarity to Pakistan through thick and thin and termed Pakistan-China relations a central pillar of Pakistan’s foreign...

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Gul Baig takes charge as finance secretary of GB

PT Report Islamabad, June 10: Gul Baig has taken charge as finance secretary of Gilgit – Baltistan. It is pertinent to note that the post had been vacant for the past six months. Gul Baig is among the few senior most bureaucrats belonging to Gilgit – Baltistan. He belongs to...

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[Opinion] ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, ITS IMPORTANCE AND INTEGRATION

by Sultan Alam for Pamir Times A bird’s eye view on various syllabi in school curriculum shows that the term environmental science has been described one way or the other in different books. This area covers science subjects as well as other linguistic and geographical subjects. The various connections of...

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