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Paradox in Gilgit-Baltistan’s power devolution

Paradox in Gilgit-Baltistan’s power devolution

By Awais Ali Khan  Gilgit  Baltistan’s    empowerment package was principally  introduced to give  long-constitutionally neglected region; an identity of peculiar existence, enhanced quantum of autonomy and localized empowerment , to stream line its legal and administrative  status with rest of  provinces. Apart from its   theoretical promulgation, the novelty aimed to...

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Drinking water supply scheme inaugurated at Kalkakat, Chitral

Drinking water supply scheme inaugurated at Kalkakat, Chitral

By: Gul Hamad Farooqi Chitral, November 14:  A drinking water supply scheme completed by Sarhad Rural Support Program (SRSP) at Kalkatak some 55 KM from here at Drosh area was inaugurated today.  Advisor Board of Director SRSP Engineer Ihsanullah Khan was chief guest on the occasion, along with  Qari Jamal...

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UNOCHA trains Gilgit-Baltistan based emergency responders for humanitarian coordination

UNOCHA trains Gilgit-Baltistan based emergency responders for humanitarian coordination

 Reported by Safdar Ali Safdar Gilgit, November 14: The United Nations (UN) has built the capacities of 50 officials of Gilgit-Baltistan based organizations in Humanitarian Coordination and Response having an aim to train the participants as first responder during large scale disasters and other emergencies through a Five Day capacity building workshop. The...

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Civilization: A Document of Barbarism

Civilization: A Document of Barbarism

By Aziz Ali Dad “There is no document of civilization which is not at the same time a document of barbarism.”Walter Benjamin The word “civilization” always evokes ideas of sublimity, progress, refinement, civility and humanism. It is used as a criterion for distinguishing human beings fromthe animal kingdom. However, the word...

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This is not Gilgit Baltistan !

This is not Gilgit Baltistan !

By Ahtisham Mir  As Muslims we all start reading Quran from our childhood, we almost finish reading whole Quran twice or thrice before we are 15 years old. But The question is, What was the purpose of reading Quran? Was Quran sent only to read ? Or It was sent...

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