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Pakistan should ‘pull out’ of Kashmir first, suggests Achakzai

August 18, 2017 – 4:51 pm

Chief of Pakhtoonkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) Mehmood Khan Achakzai has said that Pakistan should make the first move and initiate the idea of an independent Kashmir.


TODAY IN NEWS


PAF training jet crashes near Sargodha

August 17, 2017 – 7:11 pm

BALOCHISTAN

Political and military leaderships taking concrete steps for elimination of terrorism: CM Balochistan

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan, Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri while terming terrorism an international issue has said that political and military leaderships were taking concrete steps for elimination of terrorism.

By Our Reporter August 17, 2017 – 3:15 am

Death toll raised to eight in Harnai blast

QUETTA: The death toll in the Harnai bomb attack raised to eight as two more personnel of Frontier Corps who got seriously injured in the blast succumbed to their injuries in the hospital, on Tuesday.

August 16, 2017 – 2:45 am

Tribal elder killed

QUETTA: A tribal elder was killed and his guard sustained injures in firing incident in Dalbandine area of Chagi district on Tuesday.

August 16, 2017 – 2:30 am

EDITORAL

Investment opportunities in Balochistan

Managing Director of the Fauji Foundation had a meeting with the Chief Minister, Nawab Sanaullah Zehri, and discussed the investment opportunities in Balochistan. The Fauji Foundation chief expressed his views about establishing a big cement factory in Balochistan. It was a welcome idea to boost job opportunities in the most backward province of the country.

August 18, 2017

Improve civic services in Quetta, its suburbs

It had been observed generally by the common people that the municipal leaders are found more interested in getting more and more resources and devote less time and energy in extending civic services to the local residents in all parts of the Provincial Capital.

August 17, 2017

Celebrating Independence Day in fighting terror

The nation will celebrate Independence Day amid challenges this year renewing their commitment to defend the country in all circumstances. The will of the people is supreme and firm to face the challenges posed by the terrorists attacking unarmed civilians, including women and children, security forces and the police for the past many years.

August 14, 2017

EDITOR'S BLOG

Nawaz Sharif adopts the collision course
August 15, 2017 – 5:00 am
Balochistan Express Celebrates its 27th birthday
August 11, 2017 – 4:10 pm
Modest expectations from Balochistan
August 7, 2017 – 7:00 am
Defending illegitimate family interests
July 31, 2017 – 7:00 am
Making Quetta city safe and secure
July 24, 2017 – 7:00 am

OPINION

Nawaz Sharif adopts the collision course
By Siddiq Baluch – August 15, 2017
August 15, 2017 – 5:00 am

QUETTA: The day Nawaz Sharif decided that he will take G.T. Road to return to Lahore after being ousted from power unceremoniously, it was confirmed by the political pundits that the former Prime Minister is highly offended, lost his temper and he had adopted the collision course to settle his score with his opponents—whosoever they may be.


PAKISTAN

Every Pakistani owes Rs95,000 in debt: finance ministry

Each Pakistani owes Rs95,000 in debt with the country’s foreign debt and liabilities standing at $58 billion – around Rs6.11 trillion, the finance ministry informed the National Assembly on Friday.

By News Desk – August 18, 2017

SPORTS

Ronaldo, Messi and Buffon on UEFA Player of the Year shortlist

Veteran Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has been named as one of three nominees for the 2016/17 UEFA Men’s Player of the Year Award alongside Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, European football’s governing body announced on Tuesday.

By AFP – August 16, 2017