GBee https://gbee.pk Curated stories from Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral (GBC) Sat, 15 Sep 2018 15:49:55 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://i2.wp.com/gbee.pk/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/cropped-gbee-icon.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 GBee https://gbee.pk 32 32 89990415 Seminar Held at Karakoram International University to discuss the role of Early Childhood Development (ECS) in social transformation https://gbee.pk/2018/09/seminar-held-at-karakoram-international-university-to-discuss-the-role-of-early-childhood-development-ecs-in-social-transformation/ https://gbee.pk/2018/09/seminar-held-at-karakoram-international-university-to-discuss-the-role-of-early-childhood-development-ecs-in-social-transformation/#respond Sat, 15 Sep 2018 15:49:55 +0000 https://gbee.pk/?p=2166 Seminar Held at Karakoram International University to discuss the role of Early Childhood Development (ECS) in social transformation

GILGIT 24/7: The first ever seminar on Early Childhood Development (ECD) was held at the Karakorum International University (KIU) on the 10thand 11th September 2018. The Seminar was the result of collaboration between the Karakorum International University, Rupani Foundation, Department of Education, Gilgit-Baltistan, Department of Health, Gilgit-Baltistan, the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), World Learning, Hashoo Foundation, and Allama Iqbal Open University.

The theme of the seminar was ‘Transforming Society through Early Childhood Development’.

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AKAH works with the Government for the second phase of relief for GLOF affected households in Immit Valley in Gilgit-Baltistan https://gbee.pk/2018/09/akah-works-with-the-government-for-the-second-phase-of-relief-for-glof-affected-households-in-immit-valley-in-gilgit-baltistan/ https://gbee.pk/2018/09/akah-works-with-the-government-for-the-second-phase-of-relief-for-glof-affected-households-in-immit-valley-in-gilgit-baltistan/#respond Sat, 15 Sep 2018 15:18:34 +0000 https://gbee.pk/?p=2158 AKAH works with the Government for the second phase of relief for GLOF affected households in Immit Valley in Gilgit-Baltistan

The Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH) has worked with the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan during the second phase of relief for Glacial lake outburst flood (GLOF) affected households in the Immit Valley in Ghizer district of Gilgit-Baltistan

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Seminar on Tourism and Its Socioeconomic, Political and Environmental Impact in Hunza held in Aliabad https://gbee.pk/2018/09/seminar-on-tourism-and-its-socioeconomic-political-and-environmental-impact-in-hunza-held-in-aliabad/ https://gbee.pk/2018/09/seminar-on-tourism-and-its-socioeconomic-political-and-environmental-impact-in-hunza-held-in-aliabad/#respond Tue, 04 Sep 2018 17:38:39 +0000 https://gbee.pk/?p=2134 Seminar on Tourism and Its Socioeconomic, Political and Environmental Impact in Hunza held in Aliabad

A team of 11 young researchers presented their case studies on responsible tourism at GB Boys Degree College, Hunza on 1st September 2018. The objective of the seminar was to sensitize local masses with the dire need to manage tourism and also to initiate discussions for the promotion of responsible tourism.

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Three policemen martyred, two terrorists killed in attack on Kargah Nullah check post in Gilgit https://gbee.pk/2018/08/three-policemen-martyred-two-terrorists-killed-in-attack-on-kargah-nullah-check-post-in-gilgit/ https://gbee.pk/2018/08/three-policemen-martyred-two-terrorists-killed-in-attack-on-kargah-nullah-check-post-in-gilgit/#respond Sat, 11 Aug 2018 07:59:29 +0000 https://gbee.pk/?p=2127 Three policemen martyred, two terrorists killed in attack on Kargah Nullah check post in Gilgit

A week after 12 schools were torched in Chilas, Thor and Hador regions of Diamer district, terrorists have carried out an attack on a police check post in Gilgit district. Three policemen have been martyred in the attack while two have been injured.

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5 Facts You Might Not Know About the Baltit Fort Hunza https://gbee.pk/2018/07/facts-about-the-baltit-fort-hunza/ https://gbee.pk/2018/07/facts-about-the-baltit-fort-hunza/#comments Tue, 10 Jul 2018 03:07:52 +0000 http://localhost/kmunity/?p=59 5 Facts You Might Not Know About the Baltit Fort Hunza

You must have heard about the famous Baltit Fort of Hunza but how much do you really know about this architectural monument of historic importance? Let's explore.

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Dominant Chitral beats Gilgit in the final of Shandur Polo Festival 2018 https://gbee.pk/2018/07/dominant-chitral-beats-gilgit-in-the-final-of-shandur-polo-festival-2018/ https://gbee.pk/2018/07/dominant-chitral-beats-gilgit-in-the-final-of-shandur-polo-festival-2018/#respond Mon, 09 Jul 2018 09:47:13 +0000 https://gbee.pk/?p=2051 Dominant Chitral beats Gilgit in the final of Shandur Polo Festival 2018

Chitral has maintained its 10-seasons-long winning streak by beating Gilgit in the of Shandur Polo Tournament. The final match was played on the third and final day of the annual Shadur Polo Festival 2018. Chitral A scored 10 goals while Gilgit A could only manage to score 5 goals.

Here is the summary of all the matches played during Shandur Polo Tournament as part of the Shandur Polo Festival, 2018.

Day 1:

Chitral  (Laspur)

5

1

Gilgit (Ghizer)

Chitral Officers

4

5

G-B Officers

Chitral (Mastuj)

9

3

Gilgit (Gupis)

Day 2:

Chitral B

8

3

Gilgit B

Chitral C

4

5

Gilgit C

Day 3 (Final):

Chitral A

10

5

Gilgit A

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Shandur Polo Festival 2018 to be held from 7th to 9th July https://gbee.pk/2018/07/shandur-polo-festival-2018-to-be-held-from-7-to-9-july/ https://gbee.pk/2018/07/shandur-polo-festival-2018-to-be-held-from-7-to-9-july/#respond Fri, 06 Jul 2018 18:23:17 +0000 https://gbee.pk/?p=1999 Shandur Polo Festival 2018 to be held from 7th to 9th July

The game of kings and king of games is back at world's highest polo ground. The annual Shandur Polo Festival 2018 is set to be held on 7th, 8th and 9th July, 2018, at the Shandur Polo Ground.

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Gilgit-Baltistan’s prominent flutist and Shehnai player Imtiaz Karim passes away https://gbee.pk/2018/07/gilgit-baltistans-prominent-flutist-and-shehnai-player-imtiaz-karim-passes-away/ https://gbee.pk/2018/07/gilgit-baltistans-prominent-flutist-and-shehnai-player-imtiaz-karim-passes-away/#respond Thu, 05 Jul 2018 09:48:17 +0000 https://gbee.pk/?p=2038 Gilgit-Baltistan’s prominent flutist and Shehnai player Imtiaz Karim passes away

Imtiaz Karim, one of Gilgit-Baltistan’s prominent flute and traditional Shehnai (Suranai in Burushaski) players, passes away due to cardiac arrest. He was the co-founder of Hunza Classical Group and regularly performed at local and international events. He also toured China and Australia to represent the folk music of Pakistan.

According to a local source, Imtiaz Karim was heading home from work on Wednesday evening when he collapsed. The reason for his death was declared a cardiac arrest.

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KIU to enhance capacity-building of Media and Communication Studies by integrating new technologies into the curriculum https://gbee.pk/2018/07/kiu-to-enhance-capacity-building-of-media-and-communication-studies-by-integrating-new-technologies-into-the-curriculum/ https://gbee.pk/2018/07/kiu-to-enhance-capacity-building-of-media-and-communication-studies-by-integrating-new-technologies-into-the-curriculum/#respond Wed, 04 Jul 2018 16:39:52 +0000 https://gbee.pk/?p=2033 KIU to enhance capacity-building of Media and Communication Studies by integrating new technologies into the curriculum

Karakoram International University (KIU) will enhance Capacity-building of Media & Communication Studies by integrating new Information and Communication technologies into Curriculum. 

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Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP) releases promotional videos for Shandur Polo Festival https://gbee.pk/2018/07/tourism-corporation-khyber-pakhtunkhwa-tckp-releases-promotional-videos-for-shandur-polo-festival/ https://gbee.pk/2018/07/tourism-corporation-khyber-pakhtunkhwa-tckp-releases-promotional-videos-for-shandur-polo-festival/#respond Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:50:34 +0000 https://gbee.pk/?p=2054 Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP) releases promotional videos for Shandur Polo Festival

The Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP) has released a series of promotional videos for Shandur Polo Festival 2018. The festival is scheduled to be played from 7th to 9th of July this year.

Shandur Polo Festival 2018 will be jointly organized by the governments of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit-Baltistan. Thousands of tourists are expected to visit the Shahdur top to enjoy fierce matches of the traditional freestyle polo between teams of Chitral and Gilgit.

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