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Gilgit: The polluted road to the Karakuram International University

Gilgit: The polluted road to the Karakuram International University

Pamir Times Report | Photographs: Farman Karim Baig   Gilgit, August 31: The Karakuam International University is Gilgit-Baltistan’s only institution of higher learning. Nestled at the juncture of Gilgit and Danyore, two towns separated by the Gilgit River, the KIU’s campus is located at the toe of a huge mountain overlooking...

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Islamabad Violence: Protest demonstrations held in Gilgit and Skardu, roads blocked

Islamabad Violence: Protest demonstrations held in Gilgit and Skardu, roads blocked

Reporting by Farman Karim Baig and Raza Qaseer Skardu/Gilgit, August 31: Protesters from Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, MWM, PMLQ and Sunni Ittehad Council held protest demonstration in different localities of Gilgit and SKardu, to express solidarity with the victims of police brutality in Islamabad. The protesters were carrying placards and raised slogans...

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The Legends-Development & Changes [Book Review]

The Legends-Development & Changes [Book Review]

Reviewed by Abdul Ali The book, ’The Legends’ penned by Mr. Nisar Karim; an energetic and young enthusiast school teacher is highly appreciable at a time when book reading is receding fast. Books which are rarity in rural setup and that of Wakhi milieus across mountainous borders; which history and...

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Bill against domestic violence in Gilgit-Baltistan on the cards, says Sadia Danish

Bill against domestic violence in Gilgit-Baltistan on the cards, says Sadia Danish

Our Correspondent Gilgit, August 30: Sadia Danish, GB information minister, said that a bill will be presented in the Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly (GBLA) to enact legislation that will hopefully bring an end to domestic violence.The minister further said that another anti-harassment bill has already been presented and that it will...

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Talking shadows

Talking shadows

By Didar Ali  Welcome to Gilgit-Baltistan Wait, Gilgit or Baltistan?? I mean Gilgit, no I mean Baltistan I mean both; I mean………….!!!!! My homeland is the 5th PROVINCE of Islamic….. Republic……. of Pakistan… Province? Where? How? When did it happen????  Come on don’t jerk around, I don’t believe at all…..there...

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