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12 newspapers in Gilgit-Baltistan shut down printing to protest non-payment of govt dues

12 newspapers in Gilgit-Baltistan shut down printing to protest non-payment of govt dues

With reporting by Abdul Rehman Bukhari Gilgit: Twelve newspapers in Gilgit-Baltistan have announced shutting down printing for two days, starting tomorrow (Friday). The decision was announced today after a meeting of the GB Newspapers Society today. The owners and representatives of the newspapers said that the government has not paid their dues...

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Arms Smuggling Case: Gilgit ATC sends Chinese national behind the bar for nine years

Arms Smuggling Case: Gilgit ATC sends Chinese national behind the bar for nine years

Gilgit: An Anti-Terrorism Court in Gilgit today sentenced a Chinese national arrested on 24th May to nine years imprisonment after he confessed his crime of trying to smuggle four pistols and ammunition across the border. The Chinese citizen was arrested from the Khunjerab National Park, while trying to cross the...

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By-Election: Imran Khan and Jahangir Tareen to spend two full days in Hunza

By-Election: Imran Khan and Jahangir Tareen to spend two full days in Hunza

Islamabad: PTI’s Chairman Imran Khan and General Secretary Jahangir Tareen have vowed to resist ‘any attempts to rig’ the by-election in Hunza. The two leaders will spend two ‘full days’ in Hunza before the election. This was stated by PTI Hunza’s President and ticket holder Aziz Ahmad, while talking to Pamir...

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Imminent disasters need robust responses

Imminent disasters need robust responses

A.M.Khan In the wake of Provincial Disaster Management Authority’s (PDMA) alert call for upcoming disasters from weather anomalies in some district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) made the people living in most vulnerable districts like Chitral apprehended. According to the PDMA contingency plan in three phases i.e. most, moderate and less...

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Food processing plant to be set up near Gilgit: Khurram Dastgir

Food processing plant to be set up near Gilgit: Khurram Dastgir

Islamabad: Federal Minister for Commerce Engr Khurram Dastgir Khan said on Wednesday that a food processing plant will be set up near Gilgit to enhance export of fruits being produced in Gilgit-Baltistan (GB). “The required land will be purchased from the locals to set up the plant,” he said while...

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