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How the limited resources affect quality education in Balochistan

By: Haleema Baloch   Education is very important for everyone therefore it is very hard to imagine a prosperous and educated world without schools or educational institutions. The importance of education in our life is a well-known fact. The value of schools, colleges and universities prove the reality that they play a great role in success of individuals and communities. ...

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No participation of stakeholders in district-level Budget consultation weakens democratic process in Balochistan

By: Yousaf Ajab Baloch In order to strengthen democracy, it is very essential to introduce and empower it at grass root level. The smallest unit of democracy is union council. Later councilors perform at district level. Democracy progresses with community participation and develops sense of ownership in general masses for local and national initiatives. Democracy takes deep roots, if the ...

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Jirga blocks national highway in protest against ‘fake documents’

By: Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: Heavy and light traffic remained suspended on Zhob-Quetta national highway for several hours here on Monday morning, when a large number of people blocked it in protest against the issuance of fake local and domicile certificates to non-residents in the district. The wheel-jam strike call was given by Zhob Qaumi Jirga – comprising Kakar, Mandokhail, Babar and ...

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پاک ایران تجارتی گیٹ سرکاری تعطیلات کے بعد کھول دیا گیا

پاک ایران سرحدی شہر تفتان میں واقع دو طرفہ دوستانہ تجارتی گیٹ زیروپوائنٹ کو عید نوروز کی سرکاری تعطیلات کے بعد ایرانی حکام نے تجارتی سرگرمیوں کے لیے کھول دیا تفصیلات کے مطابق دو طرفہ زیروپوائنٹ دوستانہ تجارتی گیٹ کو ایرانی حکام نے دو طرفہ تجارتی سرگرمیوں کے لیے کھول دیا ایرانی حکام نے دو طرفہ دوستانہ گیٹ زیروپوائنٹ و ...

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‘Umeed Say Aagay’ awareness campaign initiated in Balochistan

By: Rafiullah Mandokhail  QUETTA: In order to save thousands mothers and children lives, an awareness raising campaign – mother and child health in the first thousand days and beyond has been launched here in the provincial capital Quetta. The campaign titled ‘Umeed Say Aagay’ is aimed to foster a healthy community, where no mother or child dies, due to any ...

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CPDI stressed effective legislation on RTI law in Balochistan

 QUETTA:  Centre for Peace and Development Initiatives (CPDI) has urged the Balochistan government to make amendments in RTI act, 2005 in the light of international best practices. The amendments shall aim to promote transparency, openness and maximum disclosure of information; like RTI laws applicable in KP, Punjab and Sindh. Provincial cabinet of Balochistan has formed a committee to discuss proposed ...

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Creating Understanding for Social Values Through News Collaboration: DW Collaborates with Local Stakeholder

ISLAMABAD: With the changing media consumption patterns globally, the storytelling techniques and platforms are changing as well. To improve the outreach and improve innovations in news media platforms, a memorandum of understanding was signed between Digital Broadcast Pvt. Limited (DBTV) and Deutsche Welle (DW) in Islamabad. The understanding is aimed create joint collaboration in terms of creating content and share ...

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Remembering Sayad Zahoor Shah Hashmi

By: Waheed Wahid 4th March is known the sorrowful day for Baloch nation, since this day they lost a well-known personality namely Sayad Hashami. He was one of the greatest author, researcher, poet, historian and a linguist. Besides this, Sayad was not only expert in Balochi language, but also he kept expertise in Urdu, English, Arabi, Hindi, Persian and Sankirit. ...

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When rich Balochistan will be rich?

By: Sana Samad  Balochistan is considered one of the richest resources part in entire South Asia, and it is the backbone of Pakistan. Today Pakistan is completely depended on the resources of Balochistan, and through these resources country is developing and making itself very stronger. It is unfortunate that, though Balochistan is full of natural resources, still it is the ...

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Letter: World Water Day

It is a well-known fact that water is too precious for human beings. It is the need of every one and no one can live without it. Because of fresh water people are enjoying their lives and in complete world 2.5 percent of water is fresh. 22 March is being celebrated as WATER DAY globally. This day reminds us for ...

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