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CJP lambastes mineral water companies for depleting groundwater reserves

November 13, 2018 – 5:05 pm

ISLAMABAD: The chief justice on Tuesday reprimanded mineral water companies for “extracting billions of rupees’ worth of groundwater” and not paying enough taxes on it.


TODAY IN NEWS



BALOCHISTAN

Farrukh Habib alleges PML-N for mass corruption in Railway

QUETTA: Tough Pakistan Railways has been playing as back bone of country’s economy but previous regime of PML N has destroyed the Railway Department and adopted projects for personal interests. Federal Secretary for Railway Farrukh Habib said.

By Our Reporter November 13, 2018 – 1:30 am

FC conducts free medical camp in Sui

QUETTA: Frontier Corps (FC) Sui Rifles has set up free medical camp in Lanjo-Seghari area of Sui Town, on Monday.

November 13, 2018 – 1:20 am

Science Magic Show & communicators workshop held in Turbat University

QUETTA: Department of Chemistry has organized a Two-day Science Magic Show and Science Communicators Workshop in collaboration with Udaan and Pakistan Science Fuse in University of Turbat.

November 13, 2018 – 1:18 am

EDITORAL

Maternal healthcare remains neglected

From malnutrition to maternal and child mortality, Balochistan is among the worst places in the world to be a mother in.  One in four women had no prenatal care at all.

November 13, 2018

Illegal poaching of migratory birds

Balochistan’s forest and wildlife department has a century-old history, but it is sad to note that rare species of Bird are facing extinction.

November 12, 2018

Russia’s Afghan peace initiative

A high-level conference regarding the future of Afghanistan will kick off in Russia. Among other regional stakeholders, including India, Pakistan, and China, the conference would also be attended by a Taliban delegation.

November 10, 2018

EDITOR'S BLOG

Beheaded before breath
August 12, 2018 – 7:00 am
Mir Ghous Bakhsh Bizenjo —a Statesman
August 11, 2018 – 2:10 am
Naya Pakistan, purana Balochistan
July 31, 2018 – 6:17 pm
Will Sadiq Sanjrani’s appointment as Senate chairman help Balochistan in any way?
March 16, 2018 – 10:48 pm
Together – in hope, and in despair
March 15, 2018 – 8:36 pm

OPINION

Beheaded before breath
By Haseeb ur Rehman – August 12, 2018
August 12, 2018 – 7:00 am

Health sector has, beyond any doubt, become a lucrative business for not only health professionals but also for non-professional business class. Cluster of hospital on every nook and cranny of this tinny city,


PAKISTAN

Sindh Assembly speaker forms committee to oversee provincial food authority

KARACHI: Sindh Assembly Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani on Tuesday formed a three-member committee to oversee the provincial food authority following the death of two minors earlier this week from alleged food poisoning after dining out. 

By News Desk – November 13, 2018

SPORTS

Shahid Afridi parts ways with PSL team Karachi Kings

KARACHI: Former captain Shahid Afridi has parted ways with Pakistan Super League team Karachi Kings, after the franchise decided not to retain him for the next season of the tournament. 

By News Desk – November 13, 2018