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FACE Music Festival to be held in the picturesque Passu village of Gojal Valley, Hunza

FACE Music Festival to be held in the picturesque Passu village of Gojal Valley, Hunza

Islamabad: The Foundation for Arts, Culture and Education (FACE) has joined hands with the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (AKRSP) to take the premium festival of the capital, “Music Mela”, to Passu, Hunza, on the 6th and 7th of August 2017. The festival will take place at Passu Cricket Ground in...

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Ginani Festival celebrated in 700 years old Baltit Fort, Hunza

Ginani Festival celebrated in 700 years old Baltit Fort, Hunza

Traditional “Ginani” Festival was celebrated at the Baltit Fort in Hunza. Governor Mir Ghazanfar Ali Khan, titular Mir of Hunza, presided over the ceremony, wearing the royal costumers of his father, Mir Muhammad Jamal Khan, the last Mir of Hunza. GB Tourism Minister Fida Khan Fida, MLA Rani Atiqa Ghazanfar,...

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Court orders federal govt to include Khowar language in next census forms

Court orders federal govt to include Khowar language in next census forms

Nadia Saboohi PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) has issued orders to the federal government to include the Chitrali language, Khowar, in the forms of the next census. During the hearing on Thursday, a two-member bench headed by PHC Chief Justice Yahya Afridi, approved the request filed by a resident...

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15 million being spent on “renovation” of Yadgar-e-Shuhada

15 million being spent on “renovation” of Yadgar-e-Shuhada

By Tanveer Ahmed Gilgit: The Gilgit-Baltistan government has started working on a project under which the historical places of the region will be renovated. Renovation of the Yaadgar-e-Shuhada of Gilgit-Baltistan is one of the projects started initially. Director works Gilgit Development Authority, Arif Hussain told Pamir Times that on the...

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Artists from GB represent Pakistan at cultural exhibition held in Muscat

Artists from GB represent Pakistan at cultural exhibition held in Muscat

Muscat (PR): An international culture exhibition “different cultures one language” was held in Muscat, Oman.  Artist from Gilgit Baltistan represented Pakistan in the event and won the best stall award. Renowned needle and thread artist and artisan Zaib R Mir displayed the cultural heritage of Gilgit Baltistan during the exhibition. Talented...

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