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Four Afghan nationals arrested in Astore District

Four Afghan nationals arrested in Astore District

Gilgit: Police in the Astore District of Gilgit-Baltistan on Wednesday has detained four Afghan nationals. According to information shared by GB Police PRO, three of the Afghan nationals were arrested in the limits of Gindai Police Station, while one was arrested by the Astore City Police. The detained suspects have...

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56 percent women get married before reaching 18 in Gilgit-Baltistan: Official Survey

56 percent women get married before reaching 18 in Gilgit-Baltistan: Official Survey

Updated* at 11:08 am on 27th July, 2017. Gilgit: A large number of women, aged in Gilgit-Baltistan got married for the first time before reaching 18 years of age. According to a survey carried out by the Gilgit-Baltistan Planning and Development Department, with UNICEF’s support, 13 percent of women interviewed...

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Brutal Homicide In The Name of Honour

Brutal Homicide In The Name of Honour

By Yousra Javed “I killed my sister. Now, my family can live with pride”. “I protected my family from the shame, by killing her.” “I killed my mom, because she was dishonoring our family.” “I killed my wife, because she was of bad character.” “I killed my daughter, because she...

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