Name : Pamir Times

Email : pamir.times@gmail.com

PMLN fails to tackle Hunza’s power crisis

PMLN fails to tackle Hunza’s power crisis

Karim Hunzai  The PMLN government came to power with the promise of undoing the wrongs of the past, and increasing the pace of development projects throughout Gilgit-Baltistan. People hoped that the Hafeez led government will be able to make up to its promises. That was not to happen. Today, despite...

Read more
From the Great Game to the game-changer

From the Great Game to the game-changer

By Aziz Ali Dad Gilgit-Baltistan has historically remained at the peripheries of the power centres of Central Asia and South Asia. This relative isolation enabled local communities to develop indigenous social, state and economic structures that allowed small principalities to remain autonomous in decision-making. Despite its political marginality and geographic...

Read more
CPEC and apprehensions of Gilgit Baltistan

CPEC and apprehensions of Gilgit Baltistan

Abid Hussain Historically speaking, China and Japan are infighting over the five tiny Diaoyu Islands, an area stretching over only seven kilometers in the East China Sea. In the eyes of the rest of the world, this dispute is a trivial one, “signifying nothing”. But for both these economic giants,...

Read more
The power of mind

The power of mind

Maqbool Alam “See yourself living in abundance and you will attract it. It works every time, with every person.” quotes  Bob proctor, in “The secret” written by Rhonda Byrine. The fact is known as the law of attraction which in brief is conceptualised as like attracts like. This little piece...

Read more
The paradox of participation

The paradox of participation

Amir Hussain Jurgen Habermas, a contemporary German philosopher, has asserted that we do not have a universal language to link our utterances with a rational and universal meaning. As a result, Habermas has advocated for a universal philological order. Simply put, Habermas wanted to create an action-oriented and all-encompassing language...

Read more