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A Pakistani Ethical Hacker wins $5,000 Bounty for identifying Firefox, Chrome address bar spoofing flaw

By Hisham Sarwar Rafay Baloch, a Pakistani (Islamabad) based security researcher/ethical hacker has won US$ 5,000 in a combined bug bounty for identifying a huge bug. This bug exists in various browsers such as Chrome, Firefox etc covering 75% of whole internet traffic. The bug is an Address-bar Spoofing bug, which means that a hacker can display whatever URL in ...

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PRC confers lifetime membership to Dr.Shehla

Mir Behram Baloch Quetta: In recognition of Dr.Shehla Sami’s courageous work for providing treatment to the injured of Quetta Hospital blast amid all the chaos on 8 August 2016, Pakistan Red Crescent (PRC) has conferred her with honorary lifetime membership of PRC & presented her shield in a ceremony at PRC building today. Medical Superintendent Civil Hospital Quetta Abdul Rehman ...

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The continuous bloodshed in Quetta: Who is to be blamed?

Mariyam Suleman Baloch The morning of 8th August was alike every other day when Mahrang walked to her school carrying her books; weaving thoughts of becoming a professional someday just like her lawyer father and his colleagues. She had no idea the forth coming few hours would utterly shatter her life and the dreams she once unraveled. Just after four ...

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PPHI Balochistan: A good Instance of Excellent Management

By Mujeeb Baloch People’s Primary Health Care initiative (PPHI) was launched in 2007 to improve primary Health care services in order to alleviate poverty through quality and accessible healthcare and to provide quality Primary health care to the deprived masses. Then, after the 18th Amendment in the Constitution of 1973, the federal support Unit (FSU) which was the federal head ...

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Editorial: The Trend of “Visiting Lecturers” In BUITEMS

Provision of quality education has always remained a major issue in Balochistan, since  University of Balochistan (UoB), Sardar Bahadur Khan Women’s University (SKB), Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences (BUITEMS) in capital city of Balochistan, have not been able  to give the standard education required in the university level. There are number of reasons, causing poor quality education, however, one ...

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KASBIT launched Muttalla Must

Shoaib Durrazai Karachi:  The important event of KASBIT – Book Readers Club was held at KASBIT on Thursday.   The ceremony was presided by Prof. Muhammad Rais Alvi Director of the institute. The KBRC is established under the initiative of “Muttalla Must” taken by KASBIT teachers and students to immaculate and exchange the habit of book reading among the students and ...

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Dera Bugti: Protest Rally held Against Indian Interference in Pakistan

Shoukat Ali Bugti Dera Bugti:  A protest rally held against Indian interference in Pakistan, especially in Balochistan  in Sui on Sunday.   Prominent tribal leaders of Sui, deputy district Chairman Wadera Shah murad Masoori, Chairman Sui town Haji Mohammad Bakhsh Bugti, Mohmmad Jan   other tribal figures and common people and in a large number   participated in the protest. Tribal leader  ...

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Pakistan Television Corporation to Have New Boosters in Balochistan

Quetta:  Pakistan Television Corporation (PTVC) has planned to  establish its new boosters in Balochistan to expand its broadcasting network and create more job opportunities  for  people of far flung areas. According to a document, the Balochistan government earlier submitted a list for 19 new PVTC boosters requirement in Balochistan. “A booster has been established in Noshki, while for establishing other ...

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Karachi: National Students Federation Firms a Human Shield for Hindus Celebrating Holi

Shoaib Durrazi Karachi: Holi festival is originated to celebrate good harvests and fertility. Holi heralds the onset of spring through a riotous celebration of color. The festival affords a moment to overcome any age, race or economic differences in greeting of fellow revelers with gulal, the colored powder, often mixed with water which H-goers characteristically shower upon each other. To ...

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Appointment against Merit: One More Case of Illegal Appointment Unearthed

By Kiyya Baloch Gwadar: Balochistan Education department has again come into limelight after Balochistan Point detected one more unlawful appointment in Gwadar education department. The Education Department Balochistan is sitting over the illegal and fake appointments unearthed by Balochistan Point in its various previous reports. Government of Balochistan last year announced to find new recruits through National Testing Service (NTS) in ...

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