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Haqqani claims about role vindicated security forces: ISPR

March 29, 2017 – 8:46 pm

ISLAMABAD: Army broke its silence on the controversy triggered by Pakistan’s former ambassador’s revelations on the issuance of visas to CIA operatives, saying Hussain Haqqani’s article vindicated the position of the country’s state institutions.


TODAY IN NEWS


Man Commits suicide in Jaffarabad

March 29, 2017 – 2:45 am

BALOCHISTAN

Varsities performance reviewed in meeting

QUETTA: Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai has said that higher education is the best and effective way of change and development provided that the curriculum is linked with the objective circumstances of the society.

By Our Reporter March 30, 2017 – 3:10 am

FC terror foils bid in Quetta

QUETTA: A 10 kg remote control bomb was defused in provincial capital here on Wednesday by the police.

March 30, 2017 – 2:20 am

Balochistan home minister booked for hunting endangered animal

QUETTA: Levies officials have registered a case against Balochistan Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti for hunting a Markhor, an endangered species.

March 29, 2017 – 11:46 pm

EDITORAL

Solar power for hospitals, schools in Balochistan

International donor agencies and finance institutions are helping several provinces of Pakistan in a big way to provide solar power to most of the Government hospitals, educational institutions and many organisations offering significant utility services to the people away from the major cities.

March 30, 2017

Major parties launch election campaign

Two major political parties—the Pakistan Muslim League-N and the Pakistan People’s Party—had informally launched the election campaign. The Prime Minister, Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif, took the lead in launching the election campaign in Balochistan

March 29, 2017

Balochistan’s 29 districts denied Sui Gas facility

It is reported in the newspapers and also by some of the news channels that the Prime Minister had allocated more than Rs 27 billion for providing natural gas facilities to 91 political constituencies, overwhelming majority of them are located in the Province of Punjab. Hardly a couple of constituencies are in other Province.

March 28, 2017

OPINION

Balochistan should operate Reko Dik, Saindak gold and copper projects
By Siddiq Baluch – March 27, 2017
March 27, 2017 – 7:30 am

QUETTA: As expected the Arbitration Tribunal of the World Bank on International Investment Disputes had come out with a decision against the Government of Pakistan in the Reko Dik case.


PAKISTAN

Mayor Karachi inaugurate CPNE Editors Club

KARACHI: Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar inaugurated the Editor’s Club of Council of Pakistan Newspapers Editors (CPNE) on Tuesday.

By Haseeb Baloch – March 30, 2017
Asim’s bail result of deal between govt, PPP: Imran
By News Desk
March 30, 2017 – 12:36 am

Became president to send Musharraf packing: Zardari
By News Desk
March 30, 2017 – 12:32 am



SPORTS

PPL Balochistan Cup: Quetta and Panjgur qualify for semi final 

QUETTA: Quetta City puts in a strong methodical performance to beat Lasbela, while Panjgur’s side closed the match on Turbat with a 5-1 win in the first two quarter finals of the PPL Balochistan Football Cup 2017.

By Web Desk – March 30, 2017