150 households being evacuated from Talis village of Ghangche District

Flooded stream and landslide threaten human settlement, reports of destruction of 80 houses Safdar Ali Safdar Gilgit, July 30: District administration in Ghangche have launched a rescue operation to evacuate around 150 households displaced due to destruction of houses as a result of landslide and flooding in a glacial stream...

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[Nurse Shabana Death Case] Hostel Warden arrested by Gilgit police

PT Report Gilgilt, July 30—The Gilgit police have arrested the warden of Gilgit district headquarter hospital female nursing hostel, Jamila bibi, in the murder case of a nurse, Shabana Akhter, who was killed about two months earlier. According to police sources the police had constituted a team under the leadership...

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[Obituary] Wali Baig of Shimshal Valley passed away in Islamabad

Mr. Wali Baig, father of Farman Ali, editor Express Tribune,  passed away in Islamabad last night. Mr. Wali was under medication for some time at Al-Shifa Hospital, Islamabad and the Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi. Other children of late Wali Baig include Abdullah Bai, Daulat Wali Baig and their two...

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[Pictory] Shishkat Village, Gojal

Shishkat is one of the worst affected villages of Gojal Valley, half of it submerged in the Gojal Lake. Like other affected parts of the region , people in Shishkat have been forced to leave their houses and live in temporary shelters constructed by NGOs. A large number of the...

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