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A lift to Naltar

A lift to Naltar

Naltar Ski resort is expected to increase tourism in the area. But it is still a long way from becoming a popular, oft frequented destination Arshad Yusufzai The less explored Naltar valley in Gilgit-Baltistan is set to become the second ski resort in Pakistan to have a ski chairlift, after the...

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Eeekatay Owas- A Burusho tradition to dedicate and donate in the name of someone alive or deceased

Eeekatay Owas- A Burusho tradition to dedicate and donate in the name of someone alive or deceased

To express Love, Respect, and Tribute for someone through Community Service and Welfare Roshan Bano “Eaakatay Owas” is a phrase of Brushashki language that literally means to donate something in the name of someone alive or deceased. In Brusho culture Eeekatay Owas (dedication) is a tradition in wherein a person voluntarily...

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Gilgit: Chief Court acquits 9 activists accused of treason

Gilgit: Chief Court acquits 9 activists accused of treason

Hunza, May 29: Justice Wazir Shakil of Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Court today honorably acquitted 9 renowned political and human rights activists booked under article 124 (A)  for protesting in front of the UNMOGIP Gilgit office on 14th October 2014. The nine activists, including Advocate Ehsan Ali, Safdar Ali, Farooq Ahmad, Aziz Ahmad, Israruddin...

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China Focus: China’s highest customs starts operation in Xinjiang

China Focus: China’s highest customs starts operation in Xinjiang

URUMQI, May 8 (Xinhua) — Xinjiang’s Karasu Customs, China’s only land port open to Tajikistan, officially opened on Friday after ten years of preparation. The port, located at an altitude of 4,100 meters in northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, officially began its trial operation in May 2004. Due to heavy...

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Chilas: EDIP project dissemination seminar held

Chilas: EDIP project dissemination seminar held

A dissemination seminar about the three years project Educational Development and Improvement Program (EDIP)  in 11 schools of  Diamer district was conducted in Chilas. This seminar was attended by about 200 participants including Deputy Director DoE Diamer, head teachers, PDTs, teachers, community members, boy scouts, and media personnel. The seminar...

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