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Imran trying to undermine Balochistan peace process and stability, alleges Zehri

January 22, 2017 – 3:01 am

ISLAMABAD: The Balochistan Chief Minister, Nawab Sanaullah Zehri had strongly condemned the stance of agitation of Imran Khan saying that it would ultimately end in termination of development process in Balochistan and push the entire population to an island of despondency.


TODAY IN NEWS


Suspect killed in Tambu area

January 23, 2017 – 3:01 am

13 years old girl body still in hospital

January 23, 2017 – 3:02 am

Preparations in wake of weather forecast

January 23, 2017 – 3:03 am

BALOCHISTAN

Polio campaign in 13 districtsof Balochistan begin today

QUETTA: The second phase of immunization campaign against polio virus is set to begin today (Monday) across 13 districts of Balochistan, said the Coordinator Emergency Operation Centre Syed Faisal Ahmed, on Sunday.

By Our Reporter January 23, 2017 – 3:05 am

Polio virus in Balochistan matter of great concern

QUETTA: People belonging to different walks of life have regarded the presence of polio virus in Balochistan a matter of great concern, saying that until a single child remains deprived of immunisation drops, the eradication of virus would remain a challenge.

January 21, 2017 – 3:02 am

Climate Change awareness workshop organized

QUETTA: The Ministry of Climate Change, Government of Pakistan in collaboration with Environment Protection Agency, Government of Balochistan organized awareness workshop, here on Thursday to sensitize the stakeholders on “Minamata Initial Assessment and Training on Inventory of Mercury and Mercury Compound / Products in Pakistan.

January 20, 2017 – 3:29 am

EDITORAL

Missing bloggers

The Government had failed to come out with a precise statement about the missing bloggers and the Interior Minister is making off and on confusing statements that the Government is try to recover all of them. Primarily, who had kidnapped them and took law of the land at his own hand?

January 23, 2017

Killings in Parachinar

Kurrum Agency and particularly the Parachinar Township, is considered the most sensitive part of Pakistan experiencing killing of innocent people on sectarian grounds. Since the beginning of the Afghan civil war, the area got importance as most of the erstwhile Afghan Mujahideen wanted to use this route to attack Kabul. The local residents, all happened to be Shiite Muslims,

January 23, 2017

Female education in Balochistan

Education and human resource development always remained ignored sector in the province and the leaders, barring a few, gave right importance to this sector since Balochistan was given the status of a province of Pakistan. Till 1970 Balochistan was denied the status of a province though it was more than half of Pakistan and two junior officers ruled the two Divisions—Quetta and Kalat—for decades.

January 21, 2017

EDITOR'S BLOG

OPINION

FATA reforms should benefit Balochistan
By Siddiq Baluch – January 23, 2017
January 23, 2017 – 3:30 am

ISLAMABAD: There are confirmed reports that the Federal Cabinet will take up the issue of reforms in FATA and consider the report of a high powered committee that made far reaching recommendations in the region restoring constitutional rights of the tribesmen in a big way.


PAKISTAN

Ch Nisar strongly condemns Parachinar blast, demands incident report

PARACHINAR: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has strongly condemned Parachinar blast that took place in a vegetable market in Pakistan’s northwest tribal area of Kurram Agency Saturday morning and demanded the report of the incident.

By Web Desk – January 21, 2017
Saudi Ambassador calls on COAS General Bajwa
By Web Desk
January 21, 2017 – 2:37 am

Thirty eight firefighters die in Tehran building collapse
By News Desk
January 20, 2017 – 3:12 am



SPORTS

Ronaldo crowned FIFA’s Best Player in the World

The Real Madrid superstar enjoyed a staggering 2016 and has now been awarded the title of the best player in the world, beating Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann.

By News Desk – January 10, 2017