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By WAQAS On Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
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Attabad disaster: G-B court takes suo motu notice of Hunza killings

Attabad disaster: G-B court takes suo motu notice of Hunza killings GILGIT:  Chairman of the Supreme Appellate Court of Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) has taken suo motu notice of the killing of a father More...

By WAQAS On Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
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Fight for rights: Police officials move court for promotion

Fight for rights: Police officials move court for promotion GILGIT:  Some 17 assistant sub inspectors of police (ASIs) in Gilgit have challenged the new seniority list prepared by inspector general More...

By WAQAS On Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
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Imminent threat: Concerns as ‘cracks appear’ at G-B’s power plant reservoir

Imminent threat: Concerns as ‘cracks appear’ at G-B’s power plant reservoir GILGIT: Over 70 families in Naltar near Gilgit are at risk of being washed away, as cracks have appeared in the walls More...

By WAQAS On Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
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Impact of drought: Thirsty Markhors descend from highlands

Impact of drought: Thirsty Markhors descend from highlands GILGIT:  The ongoing drought in Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) has forced the region’s endangered and highly precious Markhors to descend from More...

By WAQAS On Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
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Target killing: G-B govt issues shoot-to-kill orders

Target killing: G-B govt issues shoot-to-kill orders GILGIT:  Despite shoot-to-kill orders issued by the Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) government to restore peace, the capital city was swept by a fresh More...

By WAQAS On Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
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Target killing: Protesters vow to block KKH till killers’ arrest

Target killing: Protesters vow to block KKH till killers’ arrest GILGIT:  Protesters who blocked the Karakoram Highway in Chilas on Sunday, refused to open it for traffic on the second consecutive More...