Navroz Festival in Gilgit Baltistan

Navroz Festival in Gilgit Baltistan

Yasub Akhonzada Gilgit Baltistan, the land of beauty and hospitality, celebrates a range of colorful, cultural, seasonal and religious festivals, bringing peace across the board, and spreading happiness. Navroz is one of the festivals celebrated in Gilgit-Baltistan zeal and fervor every year, on 21st March. Navroz is the traditional Persian festival,...

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Clean environment starts at home

Clean environment starts at home

By Shakir Ahmad  Once upon a time there was a woman living in a small village in Gojal Valley, Hunza. She was a very hard working woman of her age, taking care of all the domestic chores. She raised healthy and well-mannered children through her dedication and loyalty to her...

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MLA Shereen Akhtar meets Institute of Policy Studies officials to discuss knowledge sharing

MLA Shereen Akhtar meets Institute of Policy Studies officials to discuss knowledge sharing

Islamabad: (PR) Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly’s Parliamentary Secretary for Education Shereen Akhtar called on Director General Institute of Policy Studies Islamabad today. During the meeting Shereen Akhtar said that Gilgit-Baltistan government is interested in benefiting from the research experiences of IPS. “It is important to integrate the researchers’ work in policy designing...

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ASWED elects new cabinet

ASWED elects new cabinet

Karachi: (PR) Association for Social Welfare and Educational Development (ASWED), a Karachi based youth organisation of Chipursan Valley, Gojal, elected its new cabinet during a meeting held here. Oath-taking of the new office bearers was also held at the occasion. Members of the new cabinet are: Chairman,Wajid, Vice Chairman karim Rehman,...

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Women volunteers collect garbage and keep Hunza clean

Women volunteers collect garbage and keep Hunza clean

Reporting by Aslam Shah  Hunza: Women volunteers stepped out to clean roads, streams, residential areas and commercial areas in a bid to prepare the region for tourism, and also to raise awareness about the importance of respecting the environment. A group of women volunteers, aided by boy scouts and male...

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