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Elders of Hunza Gojal performing a traditional dance on second day of Khunjerav Pamir Cultural Festival at Sost Gojal. Photo:Muhammad Moiz

The month of May marks the official beginning of the summer season in Pakistan. It is under the glaring sun that the summer crops including maize, millet, and cotton are grown. It is also the time when people from various parts of Pakistan make travel plans to avail their summer vacations in the best possible manner. If you are planning to travel to Pakistan in the month of May, then






GB demands for provincial autonomy and compensation for land acquisition

ISLAMABAD:  China reassured that there will be equal socio–economic benefits to all parts of Pakistan, under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). According to President, China-Pakistan Friendship Association Sha Zhu Kang, China and Pakistan are working closely to ensure benefits of CPEC across the board. He told Chief Minister, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Pervez Khattak  during his meeting with him in Beijing that his country would extend all out support to his province as well for its rapid development. The Chinese






PML-N Hunza Delegation Meets Governor

GILGIT, 19th Apr, 2017 ): A delegation of PML-N Hunza Wednesday called on Governor GB, Mir Ghazanfar Ali Khan and Member GB Assembly Rani Ateeqa Ghazanfar and apprised them of the damages caused to the properties due to recent floods in the valley. The delegation demanded provision of funds to the people whose houses and properties were damaged in the floods. The Governor assured that affected people would be provided






Relacom Pakistan Pvt Ltd telecom industry in Pakistan is looking for Team Leaders, BSS Engineers, Riggers, Genset Technician & Auto cad design Engineers across Pakistan for Telcom projects.

Relacom Pakistan Pvt Ltd telecom industry in Pakistan is looking for Team Leaders, BSS Engineers, Riggers, Genset Technician & Auto cad design Engineers across Pakistan for Telecom projects. • Qualification: • Minimum Qualification for Team Leaders/Engineers: Bachelors in Telecommunication • Diploma for Genset Technicians preferred • No academic qualification Restriction for Riggers/ Genset Technician. Job Locations: South Region: Karachi, Hyderabad, Sukkur, Mirpurkhas, Quetta, Central Region: Lahore, Faisalabad, Multan, Gujranwala, North






Nine industrial zones to be set up along CPEC route in three years

Nine industrial zones to be set up along #CPEC route in three years ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: As many as nine industrial zones have been planned to be set up along the route of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) from Gwadar to Chitral to utilize the natural resources throughout the Country. “These industrial zones would be set up in a period of two to three years with the ownership of the respective






DG Radio Pakistan visits Skardu Broadcasting house

DG #Radio #Pakistan visits #Skardu Broadcasting house Director General Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation Saba Mohsin Raza visited Skardu Broadcasting House on Monday. Director General Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation Saba Mohsin Raza has said that Radio Pakistan is the voice of the nation and with a proud history, it is still the source of information and entertainment in urban, rural and far-flung areas. DG also met with the speaker GB Assembly Haji Fida






Qudrat Ali ventured to walk 300km bared feet to spread the message of peace

Passu Gojal(Sost Today): Mountaineer and co-founder of Shimshal Mountaineering School, Qudrat Ali is on a mission to promote positive image of Pakistan in a unique way. Qudrat Ali has ventured to walk barefoot from Gilgit city to Shimshal valley covering around 300 KM distance. In a media talk Qudrat has said that the purpose of this walk is to promote positive image of the country, spread the message of peace and harmony






Gilgit Baltistan service tribunal without judges

GILGIT: Three months after the retirement of judges, the service tribunal of Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) remains dysfunctional since no replacements have been finalised. The three judges, including the tribunal’s chairman justice Hafeezur Rehman and the two members, justice Khurshid Alam and justice Fida Hussain, had been appointed to the court in February 2014. But they retired in January after their service period ended. The government, though, has been less than urgent to






Lubna Ahmed from Gilgit Baltistan receives Gold Medal at 27th Convocation of the University of Karachi

KARACHI: The 27th Convocation of the University of Karachi was held at Campus’s Valika Ground on Saturday. As many as 1,961 passing out students were conferred degrees on the occasion. In all, 168 gold medals were also awarded to those who secured first positions in their respective departments. The degrees and madels were conferred by the Vice Chancellor Karachi University, Prof. Dr Muhammad Ajmal Khan. Lubna Ahmad from Sost Gojal