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A reflection on ASER 2013 by Dr. Karim Panah

A reflection on ASER 2013 by Dr. Karim Panah

ASER-2013: Performance of Schools in Diamar and its Challenges to Relevancy of the Contemporary Theories of Improving student learning Achievement Dr. Karim Panah The recently published Annual Status of Education Report (ASER), 2013 has raised very interesting and thought provoking questions regarding performance of schools in different districts of Gilgit-Baltistan....

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Chilas: Fire in Vegetable Market, one person dead

Chilas: Fire in Vegetable Market, one person dead

PT Report Chilas, February 16: A man died last night in a huge fire that erupted in the “Malangi Sabzi Mandi”, vegetable market. Vegetable and other valuable merchandise worth millions of rupees was also gutted in the incident. The fire erupted late in the night and was brought under control...

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FiLUMS: Mehmood Mathour wins Best Cinematography Award for his film Koh-e-Barobar

FiLUMS: Mehmood Mathour wins Best Cinematography Award for his film Koh-e-Barobar

Our Correspondent Islamabad, February 15: Mehmoood Mathour, a filmmaker hailing from Ghulkin village of Gojal Valley, Upper Hunza, has won the Best Cinematography Award for his film Koh-e-Barobar, in which he has portrayed the achievements of Samina Baig, the young mountaineer from Shimshal Valley. The film was presented at International...

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PAF Ski School renamed after Group Captain Shah Khan

PAF Ski School renamed after Group Captain Shah Khan

Gilgit, February 14: Pakistan Air Force won the National Ski Championship here on Wednesday while Shah Khan Ski Cup was clinched by Gilgit-Baltistan Scouts. Both the skiing events were held at Naltar, the PAF ski resort. Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt, Chief of the Air Staff and Patron-in-Chief Skiing Federation...

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Gojal: Bridge inaugurated on 31st December 2013 collapses

Gojal: Bridge inaugurated on 31st December 2013 collapses

Shishkat, February 13: A make-shift wooden bridge inaugurated on 31st December 2013 collapsed today due to erosion caused by increase in flow of the dammed Hunza River. The bridge had been constructed by the Power and Works Department Hunza-Nagar to facilitate movement between Shishkat and Gulmit, two of the villages...

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