Why is culture important?

Why is culture important?

By Heena Alam Culture is a wider perspective and a very vast field to understand. But in short when you define word culture then it is the style of life in a specific society and having some common practices. Just like the way Punjabi celebrates any festival showing Special Punjabi...

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Astore: Powerline worker loses life due to electrocution

Astore: Powerline worker loses life due to electrocution

Astore: An employee of the Gilgit-Baltistan Power Department lost his life after being electrocuted while working on an electricity pole. The man, identified as Ghulam Hussain, was working on a pole at around 9 O’clock in the night when he was electrocuted and thrown off the pole. The deceased was...

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Unemployment and the perceptions of youth

Unemployment and the perceptions of youth

By Masood Ali Khan Being part of the job market system, and social activities, I have practically experienced and observed the unemployment situation in the country, where one starts his/her educational career from a remote far-flung area with limited resources. Parents are motivated for educating their children by looking at...

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Barefoot Peace Walk: Qudrat Ali reaches native village Shimshal

Barefoot Peace Walk: Qudrat Ali reaches native village Shimshal

By Masood Ali   Gilgit: Renowned mountaineer Qudrat Ali reached his native village after successfully completing his barefoot peace walk from Gilgit to Shimshal.Warm reception was accorded to Qudrat by people of Shimshal. All people of Shimshal, including community leaders, elders ,children women and youth received Qudrat, and garlanded him,...

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MLA Shereen Akhtar extends Green Pakistan Project to Ghanche

MLA Shereen Akhtar extends Green Pakistan Project to Ghanche

Khaplu (PR): Parliamentary Secretary for Education and member Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly extended the Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif’s vision Green Pakistan, project in District Ghanche. The lady member of GBLA planted ever-green Pine Trees at Government Boys High School Siksa. Speaking at the occasion Shereen Akhtar said, ‘‘it is the...

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