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Gilgit: Seminar on challenges to working women held

Gilgit: Seminar on challenges to working women held

Ainoon Aleem Gilgit, December 22: AKRSP and Women Development Directorate (WDD) in collaboration with AKHSPs’ Central Asia Health Systems Strengthening (CAHSS) Project celebrated National Working Women Day on 22nd December 2015 at PTDC Hotel , Gilgit. National Working Women Day was declared on 22nd December 2010 in recognition of the struggle...

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Effective water stewardship vital to address water challenges in Hunza

Effective water stewardship vital to address water challenges in Hunza

By: Ahsan Jamil Nothing is more painful than having the resources and yet not utilizable, a treasure in an unreachable depth, good for nothing. Hunza valley experiences the same situation as far as the water availability is concerned throughout the year. There are plenty of water sources in the valley;...

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BADA announces new cabinet for Karachi

BADA announces new cabinet for Karachi

Karachi (PR): Baltit Academic Development Association (BADA) Karachi has formally announced its new cabinet for the year 2016. The unanimous decision was taken during Annual General Body meeting of the association held at BADA Hostel Karachi on 20th December 2015. The newly formed cabinet is a great blend of professionals...

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[Book] Pamirian Crossroads – Kirghiz and Wakhi of High Asia, Hermann Kreutzmann

[Book] Pamirian Crossroads – Kirghiz and Wakhi of High Asia, Hermann Kreutzmann

The 559 pages book traces the history of the focal region of the ‘Great Game’ in High Asia which later on became peripheries in their respective countries. Pamirian Crossroads highlights these marginal borderlands in four neighboring countries – Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and Tajikistan – and analyzes the differentiating effects of...

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[Video] Jashn e May Fung celebrations in Shigar, Baltistan

[Video] Jashn e May Fung celebrations in Shigar, Baltistan

Jashn e May Fung is a Traditional Festival of Baltistan. It is celebrated every year on 21 December. The Shigar Tourism Association has planned a mega event on 25th December.  

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