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Balochistan National Party (BNP-Mengal) files petition against census        

  Quetta: Balochistan National Party (BNP-Mengal) filed a review petition in Balochistan High Court and Supreme Court of Pakistan Quetta Registry on the issue census in Balochistan, here on Friday. According to the Information Secretary of BNP-Mengal, Agha Hasan Baloch Advocate   that the BNP  has appealed  in the petition that the party and Baloch people have reservations about conducting census in the presence ...

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World has focused its eyes on Pakistan, says CM Balochistan

Quetta: Chief Minister Balochistan, Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri has said that no doubt Pakistan was a great country therefore world has focused its eyes on it. “Government, Pak-Army and entire nation is currently facing many challenges but we would be successful,” he added. Addressing to the first Parents’ Day of Cadet College Ormara, Chief Minister Balochistan said that we had ...

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CPEC is a game changer not only for Pakistan but for the entire region:  CM Balochistan   

Khuzdar: Chief Minister Balochistan Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri on Thursday has said that China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a game changer not only for Pakistan but for the entire region and the elements who were trying to create misunderstanding about it were enemies of CPEC and the masses of Balochistan. Addressing to a Seminar organized by Devot in collaboration with Commander ...

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‘Violence-related fatalities in Balochistan, Punjab increased in 2016’

Islamabad: Balochistan and Punjab saw a marginal increase in violence in 2016, with Balochistan seeing an almost 10pc rise in fatalities caused by violence since 2015, and Punjab seeing the highest number of fatalities in the province in four years, the Centre for Research and Security Studies (CRSS) has found. Fatalities in Balochistan rose from 719 in 2015 to 798 ...

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Malnutrition threatening lives in Balochistan

By:  Sana Samad Balochistan is suffering from the risk of malnutrition which is causing deaths among children and women belonging to socially marginalized groups in the province. In 2014, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared emergency in Balochistan in view of the indicators of Global Acute Malnutrition.  According to United Nation Children Fund  (UNICEF) that 16 percent of the children ...

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Provision of the best Innovative transport means is the need of time, Says Secretary Public Transport Authority

By: Saeed Yousuf Quetta: Under the special orders and recommendations of Chief Minister Balochistan Nawab Sana Ullah Khan Zehri  and Minister Transport and Revenue Shaikh Jaffar Khan Mandokhail, Secretary Public Transport Authority Mr. Abdul Khalique  Mandokhail along with secretary RTA Mr. Aman Ullah Khan Panizai visited the buses and wagon stand and , fined  various wagons, vans and  buses for charging ...

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Balochistan 2016 Year End Review: Hundreds of People Killed in Terrorist Attacks

By: Yousaf Ajab Baloch  Despite all claims of improved law and order situation in 2016, it proved itself a worst year regarding poor rule of law in Balochistan.  Balochistan again lost hundreds of precious human lives just because of security lapse. Once again the claims of Nawaz government were rebuffed by themselves. The burning Balochistan remained same as it used ...

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Overlooked village of Kolahoo Turbat

By: Munaj Gul Baloch Kolahoo is one of the most overlooked villages in Turbat city, where the students are deprived of the splendid quality of education, even though its people are so thirsty for gaining education, unlucky, they are being unnoticed by the government of Balochistan.  The Government Model Boys’ School of Kolahoo is among those schools of Tump areas ...

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The Neglected fisher folk of Gwadar

By: Javed Siddique When I was in my native village Pishukan, a town nearby Gwadar city, I was curious to know the views of native fisher folk on their miseries and the role of government. I put questioned some old age and experienced persons of this community. Ibrahim Omar, 70, answered questions about his profession and difficulties they were facing. ...

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Two killed in honour killing

Quetta: A man was gunned down by his cousin and her alleged paramour in the name of honour in Sani area of Kachhi district on Saturday. According to the sources a man identified as Umeed Ali opened indiscriminate fire on his cousin and her alleged paramour in village Bazdan Mai area of Kachhi district, both victims received many bullets wounds ...

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