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Suicide bomb kills 63 at voter registration center in Kabul

April 22, 2018 – 4:49 pm

KABUL: At least 63 people killed in bombings targeting voter registration centres in Kabul and Baghlan province, officials say.


TODAY IN NEWS


Woman dies, 7 injured in accident

April 23, 2018 – 1:00 am

BALOCHISTAN

Balochistan Shia conference demands arrest of terrorists killing Hazara Shais

QUETTA: The Balochistan Shia Conference on Monday strongly condemned the killing of two Hazara community members and demanded immediate arrest of terrorists involved in Hazara Genocide.

By Our Reporter April 24, 2018 – 2:30 am

Polio worker injured in Quetta

QUETTA: A polio worker woman was injured by unknown men at Nawan Killi area of provincial capital on Monday.

April 24, 2018 – 1:00 am

Govt focusing on education, other sectors in province: Quddus

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo Sunday said all possible measures were being taken for the development of educational sector and other fields, aiming to provide basic facilities to the masses in their respective areas.

April 23, 2018 – 3:00 am

EDITORAL

Will Afghan Parliamentary elections be peaceful?

Melancholy surrounds upcoming parliamentary elections, which are already late by 3 years, in Afghanistan as a new wave of violence erupts all over the country. Kabul, which has been repeatedly targeted by Taliban and ISIS insurgents, once again came under attack as a suicide bomber detonated himself at a voter registration center situated at the western side of the capital. The place was jam-packed with people at the time of blast resulting in the death of 63 people which include 31 men, 22 women, and 8 children.

April 24, 2018

Illegal fishing & plundering resources in Balochistan

Fisheries in Balochistan remained an ignored sector of its potential economy for the past six decades or more. Pakistan Government failed to develop the fisheries and exploit its unlimited resources that can meet the protein requirement of the entire population of 180 million and can earn sizable foreign exchange worth around five to six billion US dollar a year.

April 23, 2018

Malnutrition in Balochistan

A child, more than all other gifts that earth can offer to declining man,

April 21, 2018

EDITOR'S BLOG

OPINION

Will Sadiq Sanjrani’s appointment as Senate chairman help Balochistan in any way?
By Shezad Baloch – March 16, 2018
March 16, 2018 – 10:48 pm

Whether in the realm of politics or natural resources, Balochistan has always been a target for exploitation by politicians and other powerful forcesin Pakistan. Whenever Balochistan is mentioned, it isinvariably described as “the least developed region of Pakistan.”  It is always “volatile,” “neglected,” or “backward;” the region with “the worst health indicators” and“the poorest infrastructure;”the place where a majority of children are out of school and there is little access to even basic education.


PAKISTAN

Navy chief arrives in Iran to attend Indian ocean naval symposium

KARACHI: Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Mahmood Abbas reached Iran on Monday to attend the Indian Ocean Naval Symposium, according to Navy spokesman.

By Web Desk – April 23, 2018

SPORTS

Ninth grader bags second position at International Climate Olympiad in Kenya

QUETTA: Yasir Jan Notezai has bagged the second position in the International Climate Olympiad held in Kenya, setting the bar high for other school students aspiring to make Pakistan proud.

By Our Reporter – April 16, 2018