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Saturday, July 22, 2017 | Today's Paper

Governor refuses to sign anti-NAB bill

By Siddiq Baluch

July 17, 2017 – 7:00 am

QUETTA: As expected, the Sindh Governor has refused the sign the anti-NAB bill of the Sindh Assembly and returned it to the Sindh Government for a review.

Pakistani CNICs, Passports invalid for Afghans

By Siddiq Baluch

July 10, 2017 – 7:00 am

QUETTA: The Federal Government had categorically announced that the Pakistan CINCs and Passports obtained by the Afghans through questionable means are totally irrelevant and invalid. Those Pakistani documents unlawfully obtained by the Afghan refugees or the illegal immigrants are no substitute to the Pakistani citizenship.

Expelling NAB from the provinces

By Siddiq Baluch

July 3, 2017 – 7:00 am

QUETTA: The Sindh Government had approved a draft bill proposed and prepared by the Advocate-General suggesting that the National Accountability Bureau should be barred from handling the cases of Sindh Government Departments and its employees. The draft bill will be presented before the Sindh Assembly in a day or two for formal legislation of law combating corruption in a modest way.

Balochistan needs a better irrigation system

By Siddiq Baluch

June 19, 2017 – 3:00 am

QUETTA: There are reports in our news columns that XEN Irrigation launched a campaign to remove all illegal structures established to steal canal water from the Pat Feeder. The water thieves had built water courses outside the Pat Feeder Irrigation plans and they are taking away a big chunk of water using illegal means.

Balochistan needs Economic Affairs Ministry

By Siddiq Baluch

June 12, 2017 – 3:00 am

QUETTA: The past Governments in several decades had made mess of the things concerning economics or economic planning in Balochistan and they wasted all the money and resources available for development.