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Supreme Court gives IHC one week to decide on ECP’s recruitment ban

April 24, 2018 – 5:48 pm

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court gave on Tuesday the Islamabad High Court (IHC) one week to decide whether the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) decision of banning recruitments in government institutions is legal. 


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BALOCHISTAN

Modern era is based on the principal of research on IT: Speaker Balochistan

QUETTA: Modern era is based on the principal of wide-ranged research on information technology. Nations, who make research in this discipline routine part of their life, can compete in this modern age.

By Ishaq Hayyat April 25, 2018 – 2:20 am

Father along with two sons killed in Panjgoor

QUETTA: Father along with two sons were cold-bloodedly shot died by unknown assailants nearly 90 kilometers away from Pak- Iran border in Prom area near Sabzal Bazaar of District Panjgoor on Tuesday.

April 25, 2018 – 2:00 am

Three suicide blasts in one hour leave six police men martyred in Quetta

QUETTA: At least six Balochistan Constabulary personnel were killed and 15 among eight FC soldiers injured in triple suicide bombings in Mian Ghundi and Airport road on Tuesday.

April 25, 2018 – 2:00 am

EDITORAL

Quetta development project should be given top priority

Chief Minister Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo Inaugurated Sariyab and Joint road expansion project under the umbrella of Quetta Development Project.

April 25, 2018

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

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

Workshop On Clean Energy Development Held

Karachi, April 24, 2018: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) brought together stakeholders from government institutions and the private sector to investigate challenges and explore opportunities for increasing investment in clean energy.

By Zafar Ahmed Khan – April 25, 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