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Balochistan government fails to provide information of over 1,500 Govt schools in Balochistan

QUETTA: The Balochistan government and United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) jointly conducted a survey with regard to the verification of schools, during May 2016 to May 2017, to trace out ghost schools across the province. Over 1,500 schools out of total 10,788 could not be found, officials in education department told source. However, Balochistan Education Minister Rahim Ziaratwal ...

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PDMA and local administration should ensure timely provision of relief to affectees: CM Balochistan

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan, Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri has said that government was standing with its people in any difficult time and would utilize all available resources for the restoration of families affected by torrential rains. “PDMA and local administration should ensure timely provision of relief to affectees,” he directed. He was addressing to a high level meeting held to ...

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BalochTech to organize Vision 2017 Software Exhibition in Karachi

KARACHI: The BalochTech, one of the first information Technology based organization from Balochistan, is going to organize a software exhibition in Karachi entitled ‘BalochTech Vision 2017’. The exhibition will begin in September this year. The BalochTech has offered developers to do submit their developed startups, softwares, websites and mobile applications in the Balochtech software exhibition by applying at vision.balochtech.com BalochTech ...

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CM says, Balochistan is set to play its dynamic role in economic development of the country

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan, Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri has said that Balochistan which is half of the entire country is all set to play its dynamic role in economic development of the country. “The new generation of Balochistan is at forefront for the establishment of peace and promotion of healthy activities. Owing to cooperation of masses, sacrifices of security forces ...

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Suicide bomb attack claims life of senior police officer, injures 10 others

QUETTA: District Police Officer (DPO) of Qila Abdullah was killed and 10 others injured in a suicide attack in Chaman on Monday forenoon. According to the details Chaman DPO SSP Sajid Khan Mohmand was attacked when his convey was passing through Boghara Road area of Chaman on the border with Afghanistan. Balochistan Government Spokesperson Anwarul Haq Kakar told, “The senior ...

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BNP leader Malik Naveed Dehwar assassinated in Quetta firing

QUETTA:   Balochistan National Party (BNP) leader Malik Naveed Dehwar and his guard Zaheer Khan  were killed while one injured when unidentified gunmen opened fire at his  vehicle in  Arbab Karam Khan Road Quetta on Thursday. According to the reports unidentified gunmen sprayed bullets on the vehicle of the BNP leader leaving him and his guard dead on the spot. Another ...

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Summer Camp in Punjabi and Brahvi languages kicked at Lok Virsa

ISLAMABAD: Children summer camp in Punjabi and Brahvi languages kicked off here at Shakarparian under the aegis of the National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa). The objective of the camp is to provide an orientation to children (age group: 6-12 years) about Punjabi and Brahvi languages. Talking to media, Dr. Fouzia Saeed, Executive Director, Lok Virsa said ...

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The Balochistan Point launches its Mobile Application  with no fee

By:  Sima Batool Sahar Quetta: The Balochistan Point online English newspaper from Balochistan has launched its mobile app for mobile and tablets. The mobile app is now available on all Android devices with no charges. The app comes with lifetime free access to readers who download it through Android devices Appstore. All the available categories can be found in version ...

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Government runs 7 mega projects for improvement of livestock sector in Balochistan

 QUETTA: Balochistan government is utilizing all available resources for promotion of livestock sector in the province and seven mega projects for improvement of livestock are being executed at a cost of 860 million rupees. According to the official sources two point eight billion rupees have been allocated in the current fiscal year for livestock sector. “They said seven mega projects ...

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Hub: Pathar Colony Rain Devastation and Responsible Elements

By: Ejaz Magsi Hub Chowki is thesil of district Lasbela, where more than 400 hundred factories are running as for providing employment to people, from these 400 hundred factories 200 are registered which in terms of employment providing job opportunities to local communities. Because of industries, the city is known to be an economic hub of Balochistan, and most of ...

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