Daily Archives: April 18, 2008

Return of the birds: Simurgh Launched

A new blog named “Simurgh” has been launched by Mr Ghulam Amin Beg, a development activist from Gilgit-Baltistan. This is the first ‘policy discussion blog for development practitioners and activists in the mountain regions of Karakoram, Hindukush, western Himalayas, Pamirs, … Continue reading

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op-Ed: United we stand, Divided we fall

Ali Al-Hakim In the land of Gilgit-Baltistan at least six major languages (dialects) are spoken and as many cultures and ethnicities exist, three distinct sectarians groups practice their respective interpretation of Islam. But this whole region shares a beautiful landscape … Continue reading

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Hoor Shah appointed President of PML (N) – Hunza

Press Release The Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) has appointed Hoor Shah as president of its Hunza chapter. This was stated at the PML secretariat, in Gilgit, by Hafiz Hafeez ur Rehman. Sher Khan was appointed the General Secretary of the … Continue reading

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