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Balochistan schools to be linked with GPS, GIS :Sardar Raza Muhammad Baraich

QUETTA: The Balochistan government is going to link its schools with GPS and GIS system to monitor the attendance of teachers and students at educational institutions. This was said by Advisor to Chief Minister on Education, Sardar Raza Muhammad Baraich while speaking at a “Single School Teacher” seminar organised by non-governmental organization, Center for Peace and Development (CPD) here.  “Reforms ...

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Sawat in Makran

By Muhammad Akbar Notezai Makran, which is consisted of Panjgur, Turbat and Gwadar districts of Balochistan, is the most populous division of Balochistan as compared to other divisions along with higher level of literacy rate and awareness about day-to-day issues of the province. Interestingly, the people of the mentioned division are reputed to be prodigiously talented. Panjgur has produced plethora ...

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Human Rights Education in Pakistan

By Gul Khan Naseer I have been advocating for the rights of religious minorities and marginalized groups in my area since I became a human rights activist and a development professional. Still, there is much more to do, as it is just the beginning. It is really very discouraging for me and my friends that the indigenous Hindu community is ...

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Balochistan Budget: A Set of Empty Promises

By Adnan Aamir The budget presented by Balochistan government is nothing but a set of empty promises. Ruling coalition of Balochistan consisting of National Party (NP), Pashtunkhaw Milli Awami Party (PKMAP) and Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) has badly failed in every sphere of governance. The current budget is just a traditional budget that makes high claims but at the ...

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Four drown to death in Ziarat Koncha Dam

ZIARAT: Four persons were drowned to death while bathing in a dam at Chowteer on Saturday morning. “Four persons enjoying on a picnic were bathing in Ziarat Koncha Dam drowned to death due to non-availability of timely rescue.”  Said Levies sources ”The dead including Salman, Sajjad, Jeco and Sheera belonged to the Christian community from Nawakali area in Quetta.” sources ...

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Nadia Qazi, a courageous lady

By Bari Baloch Bravery and courage are God-gifted abilities and those who have these abilities are in fact the luckiest persons in this world. Undoubtedly, if you have these abilities, you can make a bright destiny despite hardships and challenges. There is such a character in Khuzdar district of Balochistan who, through her extra-ordinary courage and bravery, has become a ...

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RESISTANCE AND SPLITS MARK THE STORY OF BSO

By Adnan Aamir The Baloch Students Organisation, or BSO, has earned itself national recognition in recent months. However, many outside of Balochistan hardly know either its history or various factions and their respective affiliations. Below is an attempt to trace BSO’s roots and map its various factions. The earliest available educational records of Balochistan are of 1891. In that year, present ...

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The Scholar Sardar

By I.A. Rehman NAWAB Khair Bakhsh Marri, who had to be in coma before death finally overpowered him some days ago, had been living for the better part of his life with a broken heart. Nobody could prevent him from struggling for the right of his people but he was never allowed to serve them the way he wanted to. Greater ...

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Kech: Bullet riddled bodies of two brothers found

QUETTA: Two brothers’ bullet riddled dead bodies were found in a car in Murgap area  of Kech District some 900 kilometers away from provincial capital on Sunday. According to Balochistan levies sources some passerby spotted the bodies in a car in Murgap area and informed the Balochistan levies. The Balochistan levies force rushed to the spot soon after the incident ...

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Handry Massieh Baloch laid to rest in Mastung

QUETTA: The slain minorities minister Handry Massieh was laid to rest in his native town in Mastung District, on Sunday. Handry Massieh was gunned down allegedly by one of his personal guards on Saturday over a personal dispute. Provincial Minister for Service and General Administration Department (S&GAD) Balochistan Nawab Muhammad Khan Shahwani, Dr Yaseen Baloch and thousands of others from ...

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