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Editorial: Water scarcity in Balochistan

In the recent meeting of the Senate standing committee on water resources chaired by Senator Shamim Afridi deliberated over issues of water scarcity particularly in Sindh and Balochistan. Grand Democratic Alliance’s (GDA) leader Senator Muzaffar Hussain Shah was of the view that Sindh has incurred 31 percent of agricultural losses due to water scarcity in the province.  He stressed on ...

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Pashtoons express love, affection for history, tradition on Int Culture Day

By: Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: International Pashtoon Culture Day celebrated here in Zhob and other Pashtoon dominated districts of Balochistan province. Nationalist parties, literary and culture organizations and social activists arranged musical programs and cultural shows to mark the day and highlight the centuries old Pashtoons’ history and their rich culture. Children were wearing brightly colored and embroidered dresses. The youngsters ...

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Letter: Lack of teachers at Govt Girls Degree College Turbat

Government Girls Degree College is the only source for the female students of Turbat to get education in their own city but unfortunately there are not enough and present teachers for different subjects. The absence of teachers has caused a number hurdles for students.  No doubt, every student comes here for learning but it gives me pain to mention that ...

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The Zero Hunger Goal and Malnutrition in Balochistan

By: Yousaf Ajab Baloch Kaleemullah, 35, has frequent visits to Basic Health Unit Iskalkoo these days with his  two and half years old boy Abdul Rauf, who doctors say is malnourished, to get checked and receive the prescribed Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food (RUTF), the Plumpy’Nut specifically designed to treat acute malnutrition without complications.  However, he returns his home hopelessly, when he ...

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Cancer Patients in Balochistan

By: Jafar Mastoi    The richest-poor province of the country is in the dire establishment of cancer hospital with the provisions of technological apparatus. Balochistan is on the curb of worse health facilities. The highest mortality rate of cancer patients is high as compared to other provinces. The highly affected cancer patients are due to skin lungs and oral cancer. ...

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Regularization and monitoring of Private schools in Balochistan

By: Shafqat Anwar Shahwani Apropos the recent hue and cry of parents against the hiking fees of the private schools in Quetta city and other Districts of Balochistan. There is little denial of the fact that the educated parents in the province want to admit their children in private schools due to quality education. The importance of quality education is ...

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Youm-e-Ashura observed amid tight security with religious solemnity

 By Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: Like elsewhere in Balochistan, Youm-e-Ashura also observed here in Zhob with religious sanctity, zeal and solemnity to pay homage to the supreme sacrifices of Hazrat Imam Hussain and his companions for the supremacy of Islam. Alam and Zuljinnah processions were taken out from the Imambargah after passing through its traditional route culminated at the same place. ...

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بلوچستان میں تعلیمی مسائل پر اسمبلی میں قرارداد لائیں گے: ثناء بلوچ

کوئٹہ: بلوچستان نیشنل پارٹی کے رکن صوبائی اسمبلی ثنا بلوچ نے کہا ہے کہ بلوچستان میں بڑھتے ہوئے تعلیمی مسائل و مشکلات کے پیش نظر صوبائی اسمبلی میں محکمہ تعلیم کے خالی آسامیوں کو پر کرنے کے لیئے قرارداد لائینگے تاکہ تعلیمی ایمرجنسی کے دعووں کو عملی کی جائے ۔ انھوں نے کہا کہ دیگر محکموں میں بھرتیوں پر پابندی ...

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The epic story of Hammal and Mahganj

By: Zeeshan Nasir The Baloch history is full of secrets and adventures but unfortunately, with the lack of media and government’s attention, the issues and historical heritage still remains uncovered. The Baloch history is congested with exemplary incidents and events. The same like the Mughals’ rule in the Indian subcontinent, the Delhi sultanate or be it others. The Balochi love ...

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Lack of educational facilities at Kolahoo and its nearby villages

By: Munaj Gul Baloch Mand, a bonny place situated in Makkran Division is totally disregarded by the provincial government where the citizens are facing beaucoup challenges like, lack of educational facilities, lack of healthcare facilities, etc, but yet the government is asleep to solve the issues. However, I am not wrong to mention that Balochistan is one of the most prosperous ...

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