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Aid distribution through bureaucracy opposed

GILGIT: Lawmakers in the Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly on Wednesday voiced dissatisfaction over the distribution of relief goods among the flood victims through district government officials, saying that the distribution should be carried out through area representatives. “The distribution shouldn’t be done through bureaucrats, but through elected representatives of the respective areas,”...

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USEFP announces CCI and Fulbright Scholarships

Islamabad. September 30 The United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) has announced Community College Initiative (CCI) and Fulbright scholarships for the year 2011-12. For more information visit

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[Opinion] The impact of Attabad disaster on education

By Ahmed Jami Sakhi The Hunza valley is considered to be a model peaceful society in terms of its educational and socio-economic development not only in Gilgit-Baltistan but also in rest of the country. The disaster that occurred on 4th January 2010 at Atta Abad was so big in magnitude...

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3 people injured in Gilgit city firing incident

PT Report Gilgit, September 29: Three people were injured in Gilgit city today after unidentified assailants opened fire on a public transportation vehicle. According to details the SUZUKI vehicle was moving towards Baseen locality of the city when gunshots were fired on it. The government is conducting a search operation...

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