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GIS day celebrated at University of Peshawar, two students from GB get awards for creating models

GIS day celebrated at University of Peshawar, two students from GB get awards for creating models

Peshawar: The University of Peshawar today celebrated Geographical Information System (GIS) day, in collaboration with ISRI International, Digital Globe and SUPARCO Pakistan. The day is celebrated on the 19th of November every year to increase awareness of GIS at the global level. During the event at Peshawar University, two students of...

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Chilas: Court sends Thekedar Asfandyar along with 11 PWD officers to jail

Chilas: Court sends Thekedar Asfandyar along with 11 PWD officers to jail

Chilas: A court, in an unprecedented decision, has sent a very influential contractor named Asfandyar behind the bars along with 11 PWD officers. The PWD officers include an Executive Engineer, an Assistant Executive Engineer and Sub-Engineers. According to details, the court made the decision cancelling bails obtained by the individuals...

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Some suggestions for improving governance and development in Gilgit-Baltistan

Some suggestions for improving governance and development in Gilgit-Baltistan

By Tehseen Ali Rana As we all know, Gilgit-Baltistan has been bogged down by corruption and terrorism due to inept and ineffective political system, and lack of constitutional identity. In this context, here are some suggestions for betterment of the political system of GB, and its development , here are some suggestions: 1- Provincial...

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Khurram Dastgir promises “tax free zone” status for Gilgit-Baltistan in 2015

Khurram Dastgir promises “tax free zone” status for Gilgit-Baltistan in 2015

PT Correspondent Gilgit, November 18: The Federal Minister for Trade and Industries, Khurram Dastgir Khan, who reached here in Gilgit today, said that federal government is planning to declare the Gilgit-Baltistan region a tax-free zone as early as in 2015, i.e. next year. He made the statement while addressing a...

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