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Letter: University of Balochistan Scandal

This refers to the recent scandal of blackmailing and harassment in UOB. The scandal was unveiled by FIA on the request of Balochistan high court. Soon after this, the news was on the air across the country. Sources revealed that this harassment was continued over a longer period of time. Various means were adopted for harassment, among these, most notable ...

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Medical Emergency Response Centers commence operations at Kalat and Khuzdar

QUETTA: Medical Emergency Response Center (MERC) project, managed by PPHI Balochistan has commenced operations at Kalat and Khuzdar (N-25/RCD Highway). Trained paramedical teams are performing their duties at Emergency Response Center Baghbana Khuzdar and   Agha Kareem Khan Hospital Kalat.  Mr. Zulfiqar Sasoli Admin Manager MERC Project visited both centers and handed over the responsibility to the staff. Emergency centers are ...

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Women Action Forum Quetta condemns recent incident of harassment of students in UoB

QUETTA: Women Action Forum Quetta has strongly condemned the recent incident of harassment of female students in Balochistan university, stating that the incident havoc the trust of the families who are supporting girl’s education.  Talking to the Balochistan Point the office bearer of Women Action Forum Quetta said “In Balochistan girls’ education is already poor. 70% girls are dropped out ...

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درندوں کے نام پیغام

پروفیسر غلام دستگیرصابر یہ 1970 کے الیکشن کے بعد کا واقعہ کہ الیکشن کے بعد بلوچستان میں نیشنل عوامی پارٹی اور جمیعت علماء اسلام کی مخلوط حکومت بنی۔عظیم بلوچ رہنماسردارعطاءاللہ خان مینگل بلوچستان کے پہلے وزیراعلی منتخب ہوگئے۔جبکہ عظیم سیاستدان بابائے بلوچستان میرغوث بخش بزنجو گورنربلوچستان اور ممتازتاریخدان،ادیب،شاعراور دانشورمیرگل خان نصیروزیرتعلیم بنے۔انھی عظیم شخصیات نے اپنی صرف 9 ماہ کی ...

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Provincialism: A serious curse to Pakistan’s integrity

By: Mehlab Kashani Pakistan, a dream land of every Muslim in subcontinent; a land of freedom; a piece of earth whose basic foundation was laid into three principles Unity, Discipline and Faith, today is among those countries where these three principals are sporadically found. A country where people dreamt of living with fraternity, today has the rate of terrorism on ...

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TCF Collaborate with AGAHI Awards to bring Public Policy Focus on Out of School Children.

KARACHI: The Citizen Foundation (TCF) has joined hands with Mishal Pakistan, the Country Partner Institute of Global Competitiveness & Benchmarking Network, World Economic Forum to bring public policy focus and debate on “Out of School Children”. The partnership will create a special journalism award category aiming on reporting out of school children at the AGAHI Awards 2019. Earlier this month, ...

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استاد کا مقام

تحریر: سیدہ رابعہ غرشین دورِ حاضر دنیا کے گزشتہ ادوار سے ذیادہ ترقی یافتہ اور تعلیم یافتہ دور ہے۔ اس ترقی میں اساتذہ کے ادا کردہ کردار کو جھٹلایا نہیں جاسکتا۔ زندگی کا کوئی بھی شعبہ ان کے وجود کے بغیر نامکمل ہے۔۔۔۔۔ ان کی کھوج سے ہی سب نامور شخصیات وجود میں آئی ہیں۔ مگر اس دور ِجدید کا ...

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Shirkat Gah-Quetta conducts workshop on  “The Production of Meaning & Politics of Representation”

QUETTA: A Non-Government Organization (NGO) Shirkat Gah-Quetta (Women`s Resource Center) conducted two days’ workshop on “The Production of Meaning & Politics of Representation” with media professionals on 1st & 2nd October (Tuesday & Wednesday). The analysis of visual/verbal narratives, uses and misuses of gender stereotypes and exercises to enable participants to demonstrate their skills in news reporting of VAW issues ...

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CSOs urged political parties to create friendly spaces and bring women on decision making positions 

KHUZDAR: CSOs and other participants urged political parties to create women friendly spaces and bring them on key decision making positions in elected bodies of their political parties, here on the occasion of an advocacy and lobbying meeting held with political parties by Health And Rural Development (HARD) Balochistan with the assistance of Commonwealth Foundation. The advocacy meeting attended by ...

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Balochistan Takes the Lead in Rule of Law Reforms

QUETTA: Taking stock of ongoing reform efforts aimed at improving justice delivery in the province, Mir Zia Lango, Home Minister Balochistan, observed that Rule of law (RoL) was of critical importance to development outcomes; and that Government’s continuous support for revamping the criminal justice system was evident from its unflinching commitment to uphold the rule of law. The Home Minister ...

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