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Landslide blocks KKH in Kohistan

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A heavy landslide has blocked the Karakorum Highway (KKH) between Rawalpindi and Gilgit, reports said. The highway has been suspended for all types of traffic until the road is cleared. According to the Frontier Works Organization (FWO), the landslide occured at Loter Nallah in Kohistan on Friday night. Meanwhile the FWO is busy clearing the road, so traffic can resume. ...

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G-B Health dept: ‘NAB to probe appointments scam’

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APP ASTORE: The corruption watchdog will probe dubious appointments in the Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) health department during the tenure of the previous government. “National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has initiated inquiry into appointments made in health department between 2010 and 2014,” G-B Parliamentary Secretary for Health Barkat Jameel said on Friday. He said that salaries of employees named in NAB cases have also ...

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