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Balochistan is within itself a corridor, says Sana Baloch

QUETTA: Balochistan National Party (BNP) Central Leader and Member Balochistan Assembly, Sanaullah Baloch has has said that Balochistan is within itself a corridor which needs not any interference by other countries. He expressed these views in a seminar on Geographical importance of Balochistan here in Quetta on Thursday .   Students Action Committee had organised the event at Bolan Medical ...

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First Social Media Convention of National Party held in Karachi

By: Saad Ullah Dehwar KARACHI: First National Social Media Convention of National Party concluded at Piler, Karachi. The event was  held on 8-9 December and attended by the district office bearers of National Party across country. Former President of National Party, Senator Mir Hasil Bizenjo, seasoned journalist Wusatullah Khan, Akther Baloch, Prof. Tauseef Ahmed Khan, Karamat Ali, senior vice president ...

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Pakistan’s most credible journalists recognized for their work at the annual AGAHI Awards 2018  

ISLAMABAD:  The AGAHI Awards recognizes the efforts of journalists and the media community every year. The best of the media industry striving for ethical and responsible journalism from all across Pakistan were recognized as Journalists of the Year in their respective categories today at the Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) in Islamabad. This year AGAHI Awards is celebrating dignity ...

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First winter rain ends prolonged dry spell, turns the weather chilly

By: Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: Like elsewhere in the county Zhob city and adjoining areas also received much-awaited rain that not only brought the mercury down but also ended the prolonged dry spell in the area. The rain brought relief for the people dwelling in urban and rural areas, who had been facing drought-like situation due to a long dry spell. ...

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Aghahi Awards 2018: Balochistan Point honored with two national awards

ISLAMABAD: Balochistan Point bagged two Agahi Awards in categories of reproductive health rights and human rights here on Sunday.      Yousaf Ajab Baloch and Munaj Gul Muhammad received the awards for their reports in their respective categories as journalist of the year 2018. The award ceremony was held on Sunday at Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) in Islamabad. Tanzeela ...

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Traffic accidents in Balochistan

By: Afsa Hidayat Jaam      World Health Organization (WHO) reports that average 15000-16000 people die annually due to of road accidents. It is also a fact that the people loss their loved ones due to large number of traffic accidents in Balochistan.   Nowadays the most depressing issue that travelers are facing is spreading incidents of road accidents on 700-kilometre-long ...

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Governor Balochistan terms corruption as  economic terrorism

QUETTA: Governor Balochistan has termed corruption as economic terrorism economic terrorism. He has said that present government gives priority to end corruption and all corrupt elements would be brought to justice. He expressed these views while addressing a function held in connection with celebrating Anti-Corruption Day at a local hotel on Thursday. a large number of students of different Universities, ...

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Oxfam Hosts Policy Dialogue on Women’s Mobility and Economic Empowerment

ISLAMABAD:  As part of Oxfam’s international 16 days of activism campaign against gender-based violence, a policy dialogue ‘Free from Fear: Women’s Mobility and Economic Empowerment’ was held at the Serena hotel. The campaign raises awareness about gender-based violence on local, national, and international levels between November 25th, the International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women – December 10th, Human ...

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KHUZDAR: Transparency and citizens’ participation in budget making process found lacking at district level in Baluchistan

KHUZDAR: Centre for Peace and Development Initiatives (CPDI) has revealed in its study that Budget Call letters delayed, budget time line is not followed properly and none of the 20 surveyed districts have involved the general public and the stakeholders in budget making. According to the ‘Study of Budget Making Process at District Level in Baluchistan, only 4 districts issued ...

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خضدار: ضلعی سطع پر بجٹ سازی کے حوالے سے ورکشاپ کا اہتمام 

خضدار: سینٹر فار پیس اینڈ ڈیویلپمنٹ انیشییٹوز (سی پی ڈی آئی) کی طرف سے آغاز کردہ مطالعاتی جائزے کے مطابق سروے میں شامل 20 اضلاع میں سے کسی بھی ضلعی حکومت نے بجٹ کی تشکیل کے دوران عوام اور متعلقہ افراد (سٹیک ہولڈر) کی شمولیت کو یقینی نہیں بنایاگیا۔ بجٹ کال لیٹر تاخیر سے جاری کئے گئے اور بجٹ کی ...

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