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Balochistan’s Combined Competitive Exams: Can We Trust That BPSC Chairman Will At Last Ensure Fairness?

By: Shah Meer Baloch A few months ago, the Supreme Court of Pakistan declared the Combined Competitive Exam of 2013, conducted by the Sindh Public Service Commission (SPSC), to be null and void. The court ordered the government to appoint a new chairman and members as they had resigned when the apex court took this suo motu action. The court ...

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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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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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Deputy Commissioner Khuzdar pays surprise visit to schools

 By: Ubaid Zehri Khuzdar: Deputy Commissioner Khuzdar Sohail Ul Rehman paid sudden visit to many schools located at Karkh, Zeedi and Sasol in district Khuzdar during this week. During his surprise visit to schools, he found many schools non-functional and closed. The teachers posted in the schools were also found absent from their duty. Deputy Commissioner expressed anger over the ...

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Screening of Balochi Short Film “Guli”

By: Ramzan Baloch The young talented team of Nosach Films once again was able to get hundreds of enthusiastic audience present on 24th of July 2017 at National Museum Auditorium to the premier show (screening) of their much awaited short film GULI. As expected they got laurels, clapping and joys shouting as they did receive on the event of their ...

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Traditions are the identity of our province: Chief Minister Balochistan

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan, Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri has said that traditions such as brotherhood, tolerance, hospitality and respect for each other were the identity of our province. “Keeping all these traditions alive and intact is our joint responsibility,” he added. Chief Minister Balochistan expressed these views during a traditional ceremony of nomination of newly designated Sardar (Chief) of Jattak ...

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CM Balochistan says, Journey of Peace, Prosperity and Development is underway across the province

Staff Reporter QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan, Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri Monday said that dark days of Balochistan had gone away as the journey of peace, prosperity and development was underway across the province after great sacrifices of masses and security forces. “A bright and educated Balochistan is my dream and I want to materialize my dream before transition of incumbent ...

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Musical Chairs of Governance

By: Suhail Mandukhel Tribalism-based governments in Balochistan have many things in common but the basic commonality is “party-shift”. Drastic change in parties’ position at helm, after every five-year, reflects the inconsistency of our rulers. So it will be fair to admit that Balochistan is the laboratory of bandied governmental power. Nonetheless, these rulers deliver a bit when they are jump-started ...

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GWADAR: PUAN Explores Better Ways of Learning and Teaching

By: Mariyam Suleman Pakistan US Alumni Network Chapter Gwadar (PUAN-Gwadar) conducted two different events for students and teachers of Gwadar to explore better understanding for better learning and teaching experience. The first event was conducted on 21st July in YES Alumni Library (Unique English Language Center), based on Sean Covey’s book “Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teenagers”. The seven habits ...

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Free of cost justice to the common people is the mandate of Provincial Ombudsman secretariat

QUETTA: Free of cost justice to the common people is the mandate of Provincial Ombudsman secretariat, stated by Balochistan Mohtasib (Ombudsman) Abdul Ghani Khilji in a meeting with the GPP Team led by Mahfooz Ali Khan. Coordinator GPP Mr. Mahfooz Ali khan while his meeting with the Provincial Ombudsman stated that the Strengthening of POS at divisional level for increasing ...

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