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Peace to Gilgit – Baltistan

Peace to Gilgit – Baltistan

Mustafa Kamal The peaceful land of Gilgit – Baltistan (GB) presents a grotesque picture. Every entry and exit point is sealed by Paramilitary forces, including Gilgit Scout, Rangers, Army, and GB Police. Yet, peace, law and order is not visible anywhere in and around the 15-20km long city. Huge amount...

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[Op-Ed] Compassion and tolerance may save the future of GB

Noor When the news of the Kohistan carnage came out there was shock and sadness across Gilgit – Baltistan, but there was also a sense of fear among the people. “What will happen now?”, was  a question frequently being asked. Many people were of the view that another wave of violence will...

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Sectarian Turmoil in Gilgit – Baltistan

Aisha Jehangir Khan In the land where people and animals drink water from the same wells, there is a region which does not even have that privilege, as there are not enough safe fresh water wells for people and cattle to share the drops of survival. Still, the area is...

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I mourn with the people of GB

Nisar Malik When the sad and horrible news of the killings hit our tv screens, the information was sketchy at best. I suppose the remote area restricted the quick flow of information. However I am angry and ashamed of the way the Pakistani main stream media has reported this story....

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Empowering the women of Hunza Valley

Empowering the women of Hunza Valley

Raja Muhammad Sakhi Men have the freedom to join any kind of profession at any place but women are only allowed to join professions which are more related to their socially defined gender roles. Women are offered low wage jobs, and they had to be dependent on men for even...

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