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Mountains are calling but here is the turning point!


June 30,2016 By Amjad Ali We the people from Gilgit-Baltistan living in the cities visit our homeland and native villages quite after a long time. There are many who visit after years. Some are called by the mountains some by their parents and some by their Mother land. Anyhow, whenever the locals go back to their homes they come across ...

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OEC team calls on Chief Minister and high officials of Gilgit-Baltistan


Press Release: The team of a youth-led organization , Organization for Educational Change (OEC)calls on  Chief Minister Hafiz Hafeez Ur Rehman,Deputy Speaker Jaffar Ullah of Gilgit Baltistan  and administrator Syed Anwar Jamal Shah. They meeting was held  on Monday, 30th May at GB House Islamabad. The meeting went on very progressively as the delegates of OEC comprising of former Chairperson Miss Tajali, Current ...

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By Tashmin Hunzai Life is all about hard work, reward, success, achieving goals, self-satisfaction, having confidence about what you do, strong aims and happiness in what you do. from the beginning our parents and teachers teach us to be strong and give our best. We come up with many obstacles. One who will come with a better result will be ...

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Gold rush is on in Gilgit-Baltistan

A man looks for gold wafers in the river of Gilgit-Dawn

A  man looks for gold wafers in the sand on the bank of Gilgit River.—Dawn GILGIT: The traditional practice of separating gold from sand along the rivers is still alive in Gilgit-Baltistan. Hundreds of families of a tribe called Sonewal in Shina language and Mowaan in Brosheski earn a livelihood by collecting gold specks from the sand accumulated along river ...

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Maiden Pakistani Intern in METI Global Internship Program from Hussainbad Hunza


Islamabad: Mr. Shoaib Karim, from Hussainabad Hunza, an intern which NEC Corporation had taken aboard for four months for a trainee assignment, made his maiden participation in METI Global Internship Program. Continuing the promotion of talented youth from Pakistan, Ambassador Farukh Amil congratulated Mr. Shoaib Karim and thanked NEC Corporation for supporting his initiative- an effort to invest in the ...

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Unscrupulous elements use G-B youth as scapegoats

Sost- the border town of Pakistan with China. Photo by: Anthony Maw

By Shahzad Anwar ISLAMABAD: Unemployed youth from the Hunza valley, and other parts of Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B), are being ensnared by smugglers under the garb of exports to China through the Sost border. Certain unscrupulous elements, pretending to be exporters from Punjab and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P), allure youth through their local agents to carry their cargo as goods carriers to China’s Xinjiang autonomous region ...

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Didar Ali Hunzai wins presidential election of GBYC


  Press release: Youth of Gilgit-Baltistan residing in Lahore had restructured GB Youth Council formed in 2013 with the aim to represent the youth and address all youth related issues of the region at the national and international level. Today officially founding members and executive committee members dissolve the interim setup and appoint new executive committee members from all districts of ...

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I always ponder that why am I learning

By: Ehsam Ullah Baig The purpose of learning is to excel in life, and to make sense of the world around us, as it has been, as it is, or as it will be. Learning trains our mind, heart, psycho-motor domain, skills and, of course, it is vital for imbibing values to be able to lead a quality life. Learning ...

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Youth of Gilgit-Baltistan establishes Gilgit-Baltistan Youth Forum (GBYF)

By Masood Gojali Students and Youth of Gilgit-Baltistan gathered for Iftar in Rawalpindi. The major objective of the gathering was the formation of Gilgit-Baltistan Youth Forum (GBYF) in the vicinity of Rawalpindi and Islamabad including the surrounding cities.  GBYF is an alliance of the student unions and other platforms having their roots in Gilgit-Baltistan and working in different cities of ...

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Al Nasir Khusruw Youth Association organizes program in Lahore

Al Nasir Khusruw Youth Association Lahore

Lahore:  Al Nasir Khusruw Youth Association Lahore organized a family get together for Hunza region families and youth in Lahore. A large number of people including students and professionals participated in the session. Different cultural and infotainment programs were presented by the youngsters. Religious and Youth leaders also participated in the session. The leaders emphasized to organize more programs for ...

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