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Frequent power breakdown of electricity in Makran

By: Mannan Samad Makran, despite being the biggest coastal division of Balochistan, suffers from frequent power breakdowns in the blessings month of Ramazan. Over the past few days, the division has been gripped of extreme heat-weaves with mercury touching 50 to 54 degrees Celsius, while the unannounced power outages made life miserable for the people. The rising temperatures have already ...

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Expensive coal and the plight of coal miners in Balochistan

By: Asif Qambrani Coal is the low-cost source of energy in all over the world, coal is also being used by developing and developed countries, but the usage differs country to country and region to region. Despite having other sources for energy and controversies on greenhouse gases though, coal is the second largest source for energy about eight billion tons ...

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Schools in hometown of CM Balochistan need priority based attention  

By: Ubaid Zehri   KHUZDAR: Zehri, a tehsil of district Khuzdar and hometown of Chief Minister of Balochistan Nawab Sana Ullah Khan Zehri requires a priority based attention in education sector. According to the citizens of tehsil Zehri the primary and middle level schools of Zehri lack basic facilities. Talking to the Balochistan Point, resident of Zehri and social activist ...

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Sufferings of Baloch Students in the Sindh University

 By: Saddam Baloch  University of Sindh is one of the largest universities of Pakistan but it lacks basic facilities for Baloch students. Baloch students travel far from remote areas to acquire knowledge but they face numerous problems and some of them come to the decision of quitting their educational career. It is grim reality that the largest university in Sindh ...

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The unimpeded   “MASHAALS”,

By: Syed Aurang Zaib   Mashal Khan has left so many unanswered questions and again put the country in an undesirable, ideological and institutional debate. His death has ascertained that Pakistan is not only the victim of extremism and fundamentalism but of so more and that these are not only Madaress where extremist thoughts are prevailing but the hub of ...

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Balochistan government is providing modern sports facilities to youth

 QUETTA: Balochistan government is taking keen interest in providing modern sports facilities to the youth in far flung areas of the province.  A spokesman of Provincial Sports Department told media in Quetta on Tuesday that for this purpose, sports stadiums equipped with sophisticated facilities in different districts are being constructed at a cost of more than one hundred and ten ...

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Protest against unscheduled load shedding in Khuzdar  

By: Ubaid Zehri Khuzdar: The members of the Jhalawan Social Forum and hundreds of citizen staged a protest, sit-in and chanted slogans on the national highway against unscheduled loading shedding in the holy month of Ramzan on Tuesday. While speaking the protesters, the members of Jhalawan Social Forum demanded that strict action should be taken against the concerned authorities and ...

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Unforgettable loss of Mohammad Saleem Baloch advocate

By: Ejaz Ahmed Additional advocate general Balochistan Mohammad Saleem advocate died in road accident in Kalat while he was going to Quetta with his family members. His car met an accident he and his mother succumbed to injuries and his other family members injured. Mohammad Saleem Baloch was born in town of Sami Turbat; he received his early education in ...

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Discrimination against Balochistan – A big flaw of Islamabad

By: Muntaha Fatima Balochistan is the 4rth largest province of Pakistan comprising of 347,190 sq kilometer, having the population of 13millions people. It has reservoirs of Natural resources, minerals, Sui gas hence playing an important role in development of Pakistan by contributing in fuel requirements. It has amazing tourist spots including Hanna lake, Hangol national park, Astola Island that also ...

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HEC urges universities in Balochistan to avail provided opportunities

QUETTA:   The executive director of Higher Education Commission has urged the universities to benefit from various HEC initiatives like Technology Development Fund, National Research Programme for Universities and University-Industry Technology Support Programme. He offered these opportunities in a meeting on ‘University- Industry Linkages’ at Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences, Quetta. The meeting, chaired by HEC Executive ...

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