Six brands of cooking oil and Ghee cleared for consumption, two banned

Six brands of cooking oil and Ghee cleared for consumption, two banned

Gilgit: The Division Magistrate of Gilgit has disallowed sale of two brands of Ghee and Cooking oil after laboratory tests gave negative results, read a letter shared with the media. According to the letter, copy of which is posted on Pamir Times’s twitter feed, products of Pehlwan Foods and Maa Banaspati...

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PM to visit Gilgit on Feb 24, may announce region’s empowerment

PM to visit Gilgit on Feb 24, may announce region’s empowerment

Ghulam Abbas ISLAMABAD: The high-level reforms committee, constituted last year by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to introduce constitutional reforms for Gilgit-Baltistan, has proposed further empowerment of the semi-autonomous region in its recommendations, the summary of which will be submitted to the premier shortly, it has been learnt. According to official...

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GB province: a CPEC prerequisite

GB province: a CPEC prerequisite

Afzal A. Shigri THE Pakistan government is projecting the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project as a panacea to all its problems, one which will result in unprecedented nationwide prosperity. Undoubtedly, an investment of the proposed scale and a project completed within a limited time frame is welcome, but a cautionary...

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Better Late Than Never

Better Late Than Never

Misbahuddin Khawaja   When I was born, definitely my parents could have celebrated my birthday as best as they could. They might have sent sweets to my relatives and neighbors, spreading the news of a new born baby. Likewise, my parents may have sung lullabies to torch-up my sleep with...

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