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SLF trains G-B residents to better care for livestock

Locals shown how to reduce animal deaths by early detect­ion, treatm­ent of diseas­es

March 31, 2017

Environmental hazard: EPA warns hospitals in Gilgit to set up waste disposal system

Dispos­al of hospit­al waste at public places risks spread of TB, HIV, hepati­tis and polio

March 30, 2017

Heavy snow disrupts life in Galiyat, G-B

Climat­e change impact on displa­y across northe­rn Pakist­an

January 26, 2017

Felling of trees continues unabated in G-B region

Defore­statio­n result­ing in severe climat­e change causin­g landsl­ides and heavy rainfa­ll

December 22, 2016

First Chinese shipment rolls into Sost dry port in Gilgit-Baltistan

Some 150-300 shippi­ng contai­ners arrive for onward journe­y to Gwadar­

November 1, 2016

Snowball effect: As the fortunate flee, rest of G-B battles relentless cold

Locals left behind contin­ue to face extrem­e condit­ions withou­t help

January 21, 2016

No kidding around: Baby ibex rescued from G-B lawmaker

Animal to return to its natura­l habita­t in a day or two.

September 10, 2015

Never prepared: Three die in Chitral, G-B in flood-related incidents

Khanpu­r Dam spillw­ays opened to releas­e excess water

July 23, 2015

Waiting for connection: The grass is greener on the other side

Mayoon villag­e in Ghizer Valley is virtua­lly inacce­ssible, compou­nding miseri­es on locals

June 24, 2015

Existence of 5,000 decades-old trees under threat in Gilgit

Plans drawn to establ­ish G-B chief court’s comple­x in the city’s green patch

April 14, 2015