Teachers says he was assaulted for stopping students from cheating in exams

Teachers says he was assaulted for stopping students from cheating in exams

Gilgit: A teacher named Mirza Hussain has reportedly been assaulted and beaten by a group of students for stopping one of their companions from cheating. According to details, intermediate level exams were underway at a college in Danyore Town, when Hussain, who was an invigilator, saw a student cheating. He reportedly...

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Chitral: Police accused of beating labourer to death

Chitral: Police accused of beating labourer to death

DROSH: A police constable in the garrison town of Drosh allegedly beat and killed a man about three days ago. Sources have told ChitralToday that the constable confronted the man at a mosque and wanted a body and luggage search on which an argument ensued between the police official and...

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Committee to probe increasing suicide in Ghizer

Committee to probe increasing suicide in Ghizer

GILGIT: Provincial government of Gilgit Baltistan has constituted a special committee under the Chairmanship of Minister Works, Law and Prosecution Dr. Muhammad Iqbal to ascertain the main reason behind the increasing numbers of suicide cases in district Ghizer. Other member of the committee included members GB legislative Assembly Rani Atiqa, Tourism...

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NAB authorises inquiry against KIU officials  for misusing authority and illegal appointments

NAB authorises inquiry against KIU officials for misusing authority and illegal appointments

ISLAMABAD: The Executive Board Meeting (EBM) of National Accountability Bureau (NAB), on Tuesday, authorized an inquiry against officials of Korakoram International University (KIU), Gilgit Baltistan. The accused persons in this case were alleged for misuse of authority and illegal appointments causing a loss of Rs. 40.975 million to the national...

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Attabad Incident: Court acquits 8 activists in unlawful assembly case

Attabad Incident: Court acquits 8 activists in unlawful assembly case

Hunza: The civil court Hunza on Wednesday acquitted 8 activists who were facing charges of facilitating unlawful assembly, blocking road and protesting against governments’ inaction on 4th April 2010,   after 4  months of the Attababd disaster. Among the activists acquitted were Niyatullah, Ghulam Abbas, Salman Ali,  Saifullah, Himayat Karim,...

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