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200,000 Patients to benefit from the improved healthcare facilities under UNHCR Program

 QUETTA: Department of Health, Government of Balochistan and the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) marked the Handover Ceremony of the Project ‘Strengthening of health services at tertiary hospitals of Quetta’ for improvement and strengthening the health services at public hospitals of Quetta. About 200,000 patients including Pakistani citizens and Afghan refugees will benefit from the upgraded health facilities. The Representative of ...

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Editorial: Non-Biodegradable Waste of Quetta

Quetta, once known for its beauty, clean air and healthfulness, has degenerated into a marshland of problems. Population of this city has exponentially grown through natural and doubtful naturalisation processes but without any proper corresponding planning to meet the needs of the population. Hence, the entire city has turned into a large slum, with sights of litter dumps, filth and ...

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Bio metric Attendance System for schools and colleges in Balochistan

By: Lal Sajjad, Khuzdar. As absenteeism is the common practices in the public sector schools and colleges of Balochistan which have adversely paralyzed the education system. The recent sudden visits paid by the Deputy Commissioner, Sohail Ur Rehman to the different Tehsils of the district Khuzdar prove the fact that the teaching staff derogate from their responsibilities and do not ...

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Understanding Corruption, Panama Verdict and Public Celebration

By: Rafi Ullah Corruption is called the abuse and misuse of power, dishonest behavior and misconduct. There are various topologies of corruption including political corruption, administrative corruption, personal corruption and moral corruption. Every one of us is corrupt being implicated in any of the above categories. Eliminating corruption in political level does not mean that society is pristine and immaculate ...

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Prosthetic but new life for victims of war and disabilities

By: Mir Hazar Khan Baloch Prosthesis Maker is the sole institution in the province, giving new lives to the people with disabilities. Mohammad Idris has thrice brought his eight-year-old daughter Nazia for checkup in this institution. Three years ago Nazia had fever that ultimately compelled her to discontinue her work. Treatment to be able to navigate the many efforts made ...

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Letter: New dams required in Balochistan

Balochistan is an agricultural province; its agriculture plays an important role in the progress of economy of the country, however, it is regretted that the largest province by area, constituting 44% of Pakistan’s total land mass currently is passing from critical water crisis due to lack of dams and water management plans. The government of Balochistan including NGOs working on ...

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23rd Academic council meeting of Balochistan UET khuzdar

By: Ubaid zehri KHUZDAR: The 23rd Academic Council Meeting of Balochistan University of Engineering and Technology, Khuzdar was held under the Chairmanship of Vice-Chancellor Prof. Brig (R) Engr. Muhammad Amin, SI (M) on 31 July, 2017 in the conference room. The meeting started with recitation of a few versus from the Holy Quran & later the chair warmly welcomed all ...

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Cancer Hospital in Balochistan: Cancer to be fought not to be faced

By: Afsa Hidayat Jaam It is estimated that about 150,000 cancer cases are reported in Pakistan each year. Shaukat Khanum Memorial cancer hospital and research centre was built with the mission of providing state-of-the art diagnostic and therapeutic facilities for cancer patients irrespective of their ability to pay. Four provinces of Pakistan have cancer hospitals but not a single one ...

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Horrific Quetta carnage and some underlying realities

By: Mohammad Ishaq Nasar “The devil’s disciples have descended on Balochistan with full force this year, their evil mechanization on naked display in the gory games being played within the region’s strategic depths “quoted former IG Police Balochistan Tariq Khosa. While a span of less than a year has yet to be lapsed when the “devil’s disciples” turned peaceful Quetta ...

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Hepatitis, Its Causes and Prevention

By: Dr.Ismail Mirwani Based last year’s success, “ELIMINATE HEPATITIS” is co-endorsed by World Hepatitis Alliance and World Health Organization’s 2017 theme being used on World Hepatitis Day, July 28th to achieve hepatitis elimination globally. Viral hepatitis is one of the leading causes of death globally, accounting for 1.34(M) deaths per year. In 2017, there are 325(M) people living with viral ...

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