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21 July 2017

Gilgit-Baltistan

  • London: London based students and professionals from Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral (GBC) celebrated November 1st, the Independence Day of Gilgit-Baltistan here in the Central London in order to commemorate the efforts and sacrifices of the local people who liberated the land from the...

  • Hundur: Martyrdom anniversary of Lalak Jan Shaheed (Nishan-e-Haider) was officially observed for the first time in his native village Hundur Yasin. Though Pakistan Army has been paying tribute to him on the occasions of Defense Day but this was the first event of its kind since Lalak...

  • Islamabad: A three-day Islamabad Literature Festival aiming at bringing together Pakistani and international writers to promote reading and showcase their writings, will start on Friday evening, April 15, 2016 at the Lok Virsa Museum, Islamabad.

     This literary festival will bring...

  • Islamabad, 22nd March, 2016: The fight against child sexual abuse is showing an increase in registration of cases. The total number of sexual abuse cases in 2015, stand at a staggering 3768 including 7 cases which were directly reported to Sahil and it brings the number of...

  • Islamabad, 22nd March, 2016: Sahil held its Child Friendly Newspaper, Best Volunteer Award and launch of Cruel Numbers 2015, here on Tuesday in Serena Hotel Islamabad. Sahil awarded Child Friendly Newspaper Award and Best Volunteer Award, 2015 to nominees from all over the...

  • Hanan Al Hroub, from Samiha Khalil High School, Al-Bireh, Palestine, has won the  Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize 2016.

    Now in its second year, and widely referred to as the Nobel Prize for teaching, the US$1 million  award is the largest prize of its kind which...

  • China-Pakistan border

    Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has urged that rights abuse in Gilgit-Baltistan by intelligence and other law enforcement agencies ought to be stopped. HRCP has demanded that misuse of anti-terrorist laws in Gilgit-Baltistan must end immediately.

    Renowned lawyer and human...

  •  Gilgit: Ceena Health & Welfare Services has opened an Early Childhood Development (ECD) Center and a Tailoring Training Center in Gilgit as part of Orphan Care Support project supported by National Rural Support Program and USAID Small Grants and Ambassador’s Fund Program. This...

  • Gemstone - Gilgit Baltistan

    ISLAMABAD: Nature has bestowed Pakistan with vast reserves of mineral ores including many precious gemstones and the government can open new vistas in this industry by giving proper incentives to investors.

    Different varieties of minerals like peridot, aquamarine...

  • GB People protesting against the young girls expplaitations

    Students, human rights activists and people from different walks of life, gathered at National Press Club Islamabad, demanding formation of a judicial commission to probe the alleged ‘exploitation’ of young girls from Gilgit Baltistan.

    Syed Haider Abbas Kazmi, in his speech,...