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PMLN leader Sultan Madad arrested in Ghizar, hundreds protest

PT Report Gahkuch, November 24: Former member of the then Northern Areas Legislative Assembly (NALA) and a popular regional leader of PMLN, Sultan Madad, was arrested by Ghizar police today. According to police sources Sultan Madad had illegally locked an … Continue reading

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[Opinion] Poverty of Politics in Hunza

Aziz Ali Dad A massive landslide in the village of Attabad in Hunza last year buried the whole village and 19 precious lives under its debris. The landslide was so massive that it blocked Hunza River, which has turned into … Continue reading

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GB Cabinet shuffle: Bashir replaces Naseer

PT Report Islamabad, November 17: Former opposition leader in GBLA, Bashir Ahmed, will replace Naseer Ahmed as minister for Housing and Construction. The decision was taken today during a meeting held at the President House, in Islamabad. Naseer was made … Continue reading

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Multicultural Organization and Social Diversity

Rizwan Ali Bazgul Being professionally nomadic in a multicultural organization, I have observed how an organization works, when people belonging to different ethnic, religious backgrounds interact with each other, specifically in Pakistan where we have colossal rift between people on … Continue reading

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[Opinion] Priorities for Gilgit – Baltistan

Jahangir Khan Once better known as Roof of the Worldf is now named Gilgit]Baltistan (GB), a newly established province of Pakistan. God has bestowed abundant resources on GB including minerals, mountains, highest peaks, glaciers, fertile land, forests, water resources, tourism resorts and … Continue reading

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ANP elects leaders of Chitral chapter

Gul Hamaad Farroqi CHITRAL: Awami National Party (ANP) elected office bearers of its Chitral chapter today. Provincial Minister for Livestock, Hidayatullah Khan administered the oath of office to the newly elected leaders. According to information shared with the media Syed … Continue reading

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Politics of the absurd – Opposition leader joins GB government!

PT Report Gilgit, October 16: Hitherto leader of the opposition in Gilgit – Baltistan Legislative Assembly (GBLA), Bashir Ahmed Khan, today took oath as a minister in the GB government. His portfolio as minister will be decided later. The oath … Continue reading

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Registrar Supreme Court accepts application seeking Suo-Moto action against GB Taxation bid

Special Correspondent  Isalmabad, October 5: Registrar of the Supreme Court has accepted an application submitted to see Supreme Court’s Suo-Moto action against the efforts to impose taxation in Gilgit – Baltistan. The application has been submitted by the youth of … Continue reading

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[Picotiral] What’s going on at the “spillway”?

Photographs: Zulfiqar Ali Khan

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More Chinese relief on the way for Gojal

PT Report Sost, October 1: Chinese government is sending first batch of the relief goods for the people of Gojal valley as part of its efforts to support the government of Pakistan for taking care of the disaster hit people … Continue reading

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