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5,650kg waste collected from K2-Baltoro

5,650kg waste collected from K2-Baltoro

SKARDU (PR): Waste management along the glaciers and the towering and majestic mountains including K2 and Baltoro of wilderness has always been a serious challenge both for the government and private sector. With the financial support from Moncler, EvK2CNR is carrying out cleanup since 2013 whereby collected tons of waste...

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Govt releases Rs170mn for construction of cancer hospital in GB

Govt releases Rs170mn for construction of cancer hospital in GB

GILGIT: The Federal Government has released second installment of Rs170 million for construction of the state of the art Cancer hospital to provide inexpensive and quick treatment to patients of Gilgit Baltistan.  According to official documents here, a total of Rs340 million were released for this hospital during current fiscal...

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Serena’s green team hold cleanliness drive at Sost Bazar and Khunjerab Pass

Serena’s green team hold cleanliness drive at Sost Bazar and Khunjerab Pass

HUNZA: Serena Hotels celebrated the World Travel Market World Responsible Tourism Day (WTM WRTD) on 9th November by organising a clean-up drive at Sost Bazar and Khunjerab National Park (KNP) in Upper Hunza. Hunza is again becoming a popular tourist destination and the increased human activities in KNP areas have...

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Breaking taboos: Shimshali women to mine Gold

Breaking taboos: Shimshali women to mine Gold

Shujaat Ali It is often thought that women can’t do what men can but this proved wrong in a small village of Hunza named Shimshal when Samina Baig hoisted Pakistan’s green flag on the top of world highest mountain Mt. Everest back in 2013 and then all Seven Summits by...

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BISP enrolls 45,408 children of GB into schools

BISP enrolls 45,408 children of GB into schools

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State and Chairman Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) Marvi Memon Thursday said the BISP had enrolled a total of 45,408 children of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) into schools. She visited and the BISP beneficiaries to discuss the strengthening and enhancing the number of BISP Beneficiary Committees (BBCs) that have...

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