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2 Chinese laborers killed, 1 injured, by landslide on the KKH in Hunza Valley

2 Chinese laborers killed, 1 injured, by landslide on the KKH in Hunza Valley

Our Correspondent Aliabad, September 30: Two Chinese laborers died while a third one was injured today in Yal Pari area, between Ghulmet and Hindi in Hunza Valley, after being hit by a landslide. The landslide was triggered by a construction work related blast carried out by the laborers on the...

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Delegation from China reaches Sost on official visit of Gilgit-Baltistan

Delegation from China reaches Sost on official visit of Gilgit-Baltistan

Our Correspondent Sost, September 19: A five member delegation of officials from the Xinjiang province of China reached the border town of Sost, Gojal, today. The delegation will meet Gilgit-Baltistan Inspector General of Police, among other officials, reports Radio Pakistan. The delegation will also visit the monument of Chinese workers...

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Gilgit-Baltistan receives heavy rain

Gilgit-Baltistan receives heavy rain

Special Reporter Islamabad: The Gilgit-Baltistan region has received heavy rains on Monday. Reports of shower were received from almost all seven districts, including Hunza – Nagar, Ghizer, Ghanche, Diamer, Astore and Skardu. Heavy rainfall also reported from Gilgit district. The heavy downpour has created risks of rockfall, landslides and debris...

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NHA plans to complete KKH expansion by 2013, land owners await compensation

NHA plans to complete KKH expansion by 2013, land owners await compensation

Our Correspondent Gilgit, September 17: The National Highways Authority (NHA) plans to complete expansion and realignment of the Karakoram Highway by November 2013. A source in National Highway Authority has said that the up-gradation of KKH‚ will usher and era of progress and growth for the entire region. While the...

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Resident of Nagar Valley shot dead in Gilgit

Resident of Nagar Valley shot dead in Gilgit

Our Correspondent Gilgit, September 14: Javed, 42, son of Muhammadi, a resident of Hunza – Nagar district, died today after getting injured in a firing incident in Amphary locality of Gilgit city. According to reports, Javed, a tailor by profession, was fired upon near Amphary area where he had gone...

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