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Shimshal River Flood: Bridge destroyed, road damaged, cultivable land affected at several places

Shimshal River Flood: Bridge destroyed, road damaged, cultivable land affected at several places

Gojal: A flood in the Shimshal River has damaged roads, destroyed a hanging bridge, and eroded orchards and cultivable land. The flood started two days back, and locals are reporting that the sudden water surge may have been triggered by a glacial lake outburst. “Today the river has washed away...

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The Hidden China

The Hidden China

Happy Chinese New Year – the year of Rooster! While Chinese celebrated their new year (also known as Spring Festival) on 28th January 2017, most of the people outside China remained confused about this celebration. Here, I would like to share my personal experience about Chinese culture, based on my two years...

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Five people missing as vehicle plunges in Shigar River, 2 rescued

Five people missing as vehicle plunges in Shigar River, 2 rescued

This is a developing story. Updates will be added later. Shigar: A vehicle traveling from Askole, a village located near the K2 base camp, fell in the Shigar River, 60 km away from Shigar Town. The accident reportedly took place at around 7 in the morning today, 3 km away...

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