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PM leads delegation at seventh OIC summit in Turkey

May 18, 2018 – 9:07 pm

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is leading the Pakistani delegation at the seventh extraordinary Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit being held on Friday in Istanbul.


TODAY IN NEWS


PPP central leader demands ban on PML-N

May 20, 2018 – 1:00 am

Four injured in accident

May 20, 2018 – 12:50 pm

BALOCHISTAN

Estrangement continues in BA over 2018-19 budget

QUETTA: Repealing the provincial annual budget for the physical year of 2018-19, estrangement among opposition parties continues in Balochistan Assembly budget debates.

By Saadullah Akhtar May 20, 2018 – 2:00 am

Electricity breakdown turned Ramzaan more difficult

QUETTA: Despite QESCO assurance of electricity relief during Sehri and Aftaar, many parts of the provincial capital are compelled to face load shedding making their Ramzaan more difficult.

May 20, 2018 – 1:20 am

Half a dozen deaths reported in Awaran district

QUETTA: Half a dozen Death were reported in far flung areas of Awaran district duo to gastro and provincial government sought help of army doctors and other staff for providing treatment to the affected people.

May 20, 2018 – 1:15 am

EDITORAL

Pakistan’s earnest efforts in eradicating terrorism

Pakistan played a significant role in the field of counter terrorism with an idea to make the world a more secure place to live.

May 19, 2018

Ugly truth of Pakistani politics

The former Army Chief General (r), Mirza Aslam Beg and Former Director General of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), Lt Gen (r) Asad Durrani appeared before the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) committee, which constituted to investigate the Asghar Khan.

May 18, 2018

Gaza killings

Amid Gaza’s deadliest day of violence since the start of the 2014 Gaza war, America stubbornly opened its Jerusalem Embassy much to the delight of the Israelis. However, Palestinian protesters revolted, burning tires and throwing stones at the Israeli forces. In an attempt to disperse the protesters, Israeli forces fired live rounds and used tear gas.

May 17, 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

13 cases including Nishtar Park incident transferred to military court

As many as 13 high profile cases, including the Nishtar Park incident of 2006, pending in the anti-terrorism courts of Sindh for many years, have now been transferred to military courts.

By Haseeb Baloch – May 19, 2018

SPORTS

Uzbekistan beat Pakistan in final of Street Child Football World Cup

Pakistan put up a tough fight but were unable to beat Uzbekistan in the final of the Street Child Football World Cup.

By Sports Desk – May 16, 2018