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Warning: Brain Drain from Gilgit-Baltistan

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By Asim Saeed Over the years, the education level has enormously improved in Gilgit-Baltistan – a region in the far north of Pakistan, widely acclaimed for its literacy rate; which is comparatively higher than other provinces of the country.  Many students from the region move down country for pursuing their higher studies and a very big chunk of professionals are ...

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Pakistan to get approval from UNESCO for biosphere reserve in the Karakoram-Pamir region of Gilgit-Baltistan

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News Desk The government of Pakistan has planned to get approval of declaration and protection for a biosphere reserve in the Karakoram-Pamir region of Gilgit-Baltistan from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). If materialized, it would be the third biosphere reserve of Pakistan. According to a statement by Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid, the government ...

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