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Dozens killed as Taliban launch fresh assaults on Afghan bases

October 19, 2017 – 5:09 pm

KANDAHAR: Militants launched two separate attacks on Afghan security installations killing dozens of soldiers Thursday, the latest in a series of devastating assaults this week that have left more than 120 people dead and underscored spiralling insecurity.


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BALOCHISTAN

7 killed, 22 injured in suicide attack 

QUETTA: An explosive laden vehicle of the suicide bomber rammed into the convoy of the security convoy at Quetta-Sibi Highway killing 07 men, including six personnel of Rapid Response Group Commando injuring 22 others on Wednesday morning.

By Saadullah Akhtar October 19, 2017 – 3:40 am

Sacrifices would not go waste: CM

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan, Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri has said that sacrifices of security officers and personnel for the defense of the country would not go waste.

October 18, 2017 – 3:45 am

Crusader against the Drug Mafia back in action

QUETTA: The crusader against the drug Mafia mainly the gang involved in business of fake, spurious and unregistered drug who was removed from his post unceremoniously is back on duty.

October 18, 2017 – 3:40 am

EDITORAL

Making FATA integral part of Pakistan

The Government and it’s two Pakhtun allies are resisting the popular demand for immediate merger of FATA with the KPK making the former No Man’s Land between Pakistan and Afghanistan as integral part of Pakistan.

October 19, 2017

An attack on sovereignty

The United States had carried out yet another drone attack on the Pakistani territory killing around 20 people in a village six miles inside Pakistan in Kurram Agency.

October 18, 2017

Who is to blame for uncertainty?

There is uncertainty in the country at the moment as the present Government had failed to perform its political role in containing the crisis created by it’s own leader.

October 17, 2017

EDITOR'S BLOG

Politics of Sharif family is doomed
September 18, 2017 – 7:00 am
Politics a big source of money-making!
September 11, 2017 – 7:00 am
Defending security amid challenges
August 28, 2017 – 7:15 am
Curtailing provincial autonomy/ rights
August 22, 2017 – 7:00 am
Curtailing provincial autonomy/ rights
August 21, 2017 – 7:00 am

OPINION

Politics of Sharif family is doomed
By Siddiq Baluch – September 18, 2017
September 18, 2017 – 7:00 am

QUETTA: Politics of Sharif Family and his camp followers is doomed as they were found guilty when the Supreme Court Bench dismissed their ‘review petitions’ on the other day.


PAKISTAN

Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz, Captain (r) Safdar indicted in NAB reference

ISLAMABAD: Accountability court on Thursday has indicted ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz, and son-in-law Capt (retd) Safdar in the National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) Avenfield reference against them.

By News Desk – October 19, 2017
PM Abbasi leaves for Turkey to attend D-8 summit
By News Desk
October 19, 2017 – 5:01 pm

Conspiring elements want clash among the institutions: Ayaz Sadiq
By News Desk
October 19, 2017 – 4:59 pm



SPORTS

2017 Asia Cup: Pakistan draw 1-1 with South Korea

Pakistan on Thursday drew their second Super-4s match against South Korea in the 2017 Asia Cup.

By Sports Desk – October 19, 2017

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI by 33 runs

Pakistan thrashed 3-1 by India in Asia Cup