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4th Year: Balochistan Assembly Witnesses Decline in Legislative Productivity, Six Members Remain Silent for Entire Year

By Haseeb ur Rehman

May 29, 2017 – 3:00 am

QUETTA: The 10th Provincial Assembly of Balochistan witnessed improvement in the assembly performance in terms of working longer hours during fourth parliamentary year than the previous year, however, it could not excel in legislative productivity as it was reduced to less than half of what was achieved last year, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Annual Report on the performance of Balochistan Assembly.


15 wheat purchasing centers established

By Our Reporter

May 29, 2017 – 2:55 am

QUETTA: Provincial Secretary Food Noor Ahmed Pirkani has said that wheat purchase points have been established in Naseerabad, Jafferabad and Jhalmagsi whith a target to more than 1500,000 wheat bags.


Two killed in Mastung and Kalat

By Our correspondent

May 29, 2017 – 2:45 am

QUETTA: As many as two persons were killed while another was injured in different incidents of firing in Mastug, Bolan and Kalat districts of Balochistan,on Sunday.


No relief for Quetta in month of Ramzan

By Our Reporter

May 29, 2017 – 2:40 am

QUETTA: The masses in Quetta received no relief in terms of daily commodities as low price make-shift markets were established by the district administration but the low price edible commodities remained elusive in these markets.


Students stage protest

By Our Reporter

May 28, 2017 – 2:45 am

QUETTA: Student of Siddiqabad Girls Model high school had carried out a protest against unavailability of basic needs at the campus situated in Sabzal road Quetta.