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Thursday, March 30, 2017 | Today's Paper

Solar power for hospitals, schools in Balochistan

By Editorial

March 30, 2017 – 7:30 am

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.

Major parties launch election campaign

By Editorial

March 29, 2017 – 7:30 am

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

Balochistan’s 29 districts denied Sui Gas facility

By Editorial

March 28, 2017 – 7:30 am

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.

Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline; resolving the energy crisis

By Editorial

March 27, 2017 – 7:30 am

There are reports in the media that Pakistan is sending a high powered delegation to Tehran to reopen and renegotiate the terms and condition of Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline. The delegation is expected to visit Tehran soon following a deadlock between the two countries.

Canal water crisis in Sindh, Balochistan

By Editorial

March 25, 2017 – 7:30 am

Before the canal water crisis has taken an ugly turn, the Indus River System Authority (IRSA) reacted immediately and announced formal closure of three Canals in Punjab to divert water to Sindh and Balochistan Provinces in the downstream where the crisis was more serious and acute.