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Nawaz Sharif submits review petition in SC seeking permanent bail

April 25, 2019 – 9:54 pm

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Nawaz Sharif submitted a review petition in Supreme Court on Thursday seeking permanent bail


TODAY IN NEWS



BALOCHISTAN

CM Balochistan vows to eradicate unemployment

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan Alyani has said that provincial government has issued grant to local body’s administration for betterment of sewerage system in Hub, Uthal, Winder and Bela. Sanitation system was the major problem of these cities of Balochistan.

By Haseeb ur Rehman April 26, 2019 – 2:10 am

CM Balochistan, Home Minister Condemn attack on Polio Workers

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan Mir Jam Kamal Khan along with Provincial Home Minister Mir Ziaullah Langove strongly condemned the attack on polio workers in Chaman and CM instructed the relevant authority to submit report in this regard.

April 26, 2019 – 1:55 am

Asim Kurd Gelo vows to restore flood-hit infrastructure

BHAG / QILA ABDULLAH: The recent flash floods have wreaked havoc in Balochistan. Roads in most areas of Kachhi district have been swept away disrupting all communication links with main cities and causing immense difficulties for the people.

April 26, 2019 – 1:42 am

EDITORAL

Balochistan should establish its own power plants

Balochistan remained an ignored province for the past 70 years and all its needs and requirements for future economic development had been disregarded or overlooked presumably to keep the region backward and its people poor for unknown reasons.

April 25, 2019

PM’s Iran visit

Iran is the closest friend and neighbour of Pakistan and the first country in the world that accorded recognition to Pakistan first. For that reasons, besides other factors, Pakistan has very close relations with Iran.

April 24, 2019

Naya Pakistan housing project

The Naya Pakistan Housing Programme launched in Quetta by Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday is easily one of the most ambitious projects conceived by any government in Pakistan. While speaking PM said that “under the Naya Pakistan Housing Programme, 135,000 housing units will be built across the country in the first phase,” he said. “Twenty-five thousand apartments will be built in Islamabad for federal government employees and 110,000 apartments will be constructed in Balochistan, mainly for the fishermen of Gwadar.

April 23, 2019

EDITOR'S BLOG

Road Crashes on rise in Balochistan
April 8, 2019 – 2:25 am
Maikan Wahid Baloch – Female footballer from Lyari determined against all odds
April 3, 2019 – 4:19 pm
It is so cold in the capital
March 28, 2019 – 3:00 am
Mahathir Mohamad: As Good as his Words
March 22, 2019 – 3:20 am
Media: Sets Sentiments
March 20, 2019 – 2:40 am

OPINION

Road Crashes on rise in Balochistan
By Manzoor Mosiani – April 8, 2019
April 8, 2019 – 2:25 am

Road accidents have increased in the province of Balochistan; the other day accident at Kakaheer, Wadh, Khuzdar, left seven dead and fifteen maimed as a Dumper truck collided with a passenger bus bound to Karachi from Quetta. The rush from and to the provincial capital city – Quetta is a big concern, bumper to bumper traffic is a routine matter,the National Highways are turning dangerous day by day.


PAKISTAN

Federal govt sitting on Sindh govt’s Rs269 billion

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said that the federal government during the nine and half months of current financial year has transferred Rs 406 billion against a share of Rs526 billion; thereby making a shortfall of Rs119 billion. 

By Zafar Ahmed Khan – April 26, 2019
GDA Pir Pagara lashes out at PPP
By Our correspondent
April 26, 2019 – 12:01 am

 Trade Unionists demand for Pakistan Accord for worker’s safety
By Our correspondent
April 25, 2019 – 11:55 pm



SPORTS

Pakistan’s Inam Butt heartbroken to miss Asian Wrestling Championship

KARACHI: Pakistan’s most celebrated wrestler Inam Butt says he’s heartbroken to miss the Asian Wrestling Championship due to lack of funds and government’s non-supportive attitude.

By News Desk – April 24, 2019

Liverpool football legend Ian Rush visits Lyari

Liverpool football legend Ian Rush visits