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Diamer’s education dilemma

Diamer’s education dilemma

  Zulfiqar Ali Khan On August 3, Gilgit-Baltistan hit national and international headlines due to the apparently coordinated attacks on fourteen schools in  Diamer District. Unidentified miscreants vandalized and blew up two schools, and torched 12 others – most of them for girls – in Chilas, Darel and Tangir areas....

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Electricity For Education: Situation in Gilgit-Baltistan

Electricity For Education: Situation in Gilgit-Baltistan

By Tajunnisa Electricity access refers to the percentage of people in a given area that have relatively simple, stable access to electricity. Not all countries and areas have equal access to electricity, and the level of access can be indicative of the development level of the country or area in...

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Noted scholar and author Professor Usman Ali Khan has passed away

Noted scholar and author Professor Usman Ali Khan has passed away

Islamabad/Gilgit: Gilgit-Baltistan’s prominent scholar and author, Professor Usman Ali Khan, has passed away at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH), Rawalpindi. He was 83 years old. Professor Usman wrote some of the most important books on the history and society of Gilgit-Baltistan. Some of his books are: Karakuram Kay Qabail (The Tribes...

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NOMUS held a career guidance session for students in Hunza

NOMUS held a career guidance session for students in Hunza

Gilgit, September 20: Education and Career Planning have an important linkage in studentship for many years in Pakistan, and the irony of it continues as witnessed in the 21st century. Students in developing countries like Pakistan struggle in making connection between personal interests, selection of the right curriculum matching their...

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GECA organized two-day cultural event in Rawalpindi

GECA organized two-day cultural event in Rawalpindi

Photographs: Javed Karim Islamabad, January 20: Gojal Educational and Cultural Association (GECA) organized a two-day cultural event for people based in the twin cities. The event was attended by men and women in large numbers. Dance, music, skits and different other cultural and educational items were performed during the two-day...

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