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Water level in Sadpara Dam drops, people fear power crisis in Skardu

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110 million rupees allocated for establishment of KIU Skardu campus

Gilgit—The Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan Mehdi Shah has said that the government would make all out efforts for the provision of civic amenities particularly the educational facilities to masses. A statement said that the Chief Minister Mehdi Shah stated this in … 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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A prisoner of climate change

Xari Jalil LAHORE – Despite the pleas of the members of the Labour Party of Pakistan (LPP), there has been little response by any state authorities regarding the case of activist Baba Jan who gave himself up to the police. Baba Jan … Continue reading

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Agency accused of torturing political workers

LAHORE, Sept 20: Pakistan Labour Party SecretaryGeneral Farooq Tariq on Tuesday alleged an intelligence agency was torturing political workers in Gilgit-Baltistan (GB). Flanked by party leaders from GB, Tariq told the media at the Lahore Press Club that the agency … Continue reading

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GBLA discusses “Local Bodies Bill – 2011”, absence of Urdu draft irks lawmakers

GILGIT, Sept 14: The government on Wednesday tabled the Local Bodies Bill-2011 in the Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly. Deputy Speaker Jamil Ahmed chaired the session. After tabling the bill, Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Wazir Shakil briefed the House on it. … Continue reading

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Hunza Tragedy part of a planned conspiracy: Wazir Baig

Filing of anti-terrorism cases against 350 people is gross injustice GBLA Speaker demands transfer of “biased district administration” PT Report Gilgit, September 12: Speaker of Gilgit – Baltistan Legislative Assembly, Wazir Baig, has said that the murder of two IDPs … Continue reading

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Two men shot at in Gilgit city, one dies

PT Report Gilgit, August 29: Unknown assailaints have shot two people in the vicinity of Hunza Chowk, in Gilgit city. One of the victims has died while another one is injured. The assailants have fled the scene after shooting the … Continue reading

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11 of the detained Hunzais released by police

PT Report Gilgit, August 27: Police in Gilgit have released 11 people out of the 22 arrested due to lack of evidence. The police had arrested these people for allegedly being involved in the riots that erupted in the valley … Continue reading

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Office of Daily K2 attacked in Skardu, reporters and staff threatened, guard is beaten up

Daily K2 blames Chief Minister, Mehdi Shah, for the attack Monitoring Desk Skardu, August 25: Office of a newspaper, “Daily K2”, has been attacked by a gang of around 15 people in Skardu, the headquarter of Baltistan division. The attackers … Continue reading

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