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Tried to work as per code of conduct in my tenure, says CJP

January 17, 2019 – 4:29 pm

ISLAMABAD – Outgoing Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Thursday has said that he tried to work as per code of conduct during his tenure.


TODAY IN NEWS


12-year-old student opens fire on friend

January 17, 2019 – 3:46 pm

BALOCHISTAN

CM Kamal effort for missing person

The leaders of Voice for Baloch missing Persons (VBMP) announces to ends their protest camp for two months after assurance of the Chief Minister, Jam Kamal Khan Alyani that government will make serious efforts for the recovery of missing persons. Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan Aliyani on Wednesday announced to take on board all stakeholders for addressing Balochistan’s core issue of missing persons adding we have asked two months period to show progress over this issue.

By Editorial January 18, 2019 – 7:00 am

BNP will support opposition parties over supremacy of Parliament: Lashkari

QUETTA: The Central leader of Balochistan National Party Nawabzada Haji Lashkari Raisani has given green signal to opposition parties over talks for national agenda added BNP will support all action for the supremacy of law and provincial rights.

January 18, 2019 – 1:40 am

PTI govt suffering from lack of self-confidence: Ghafoor Haidri

QUETTA: The Secretary General of JUI F Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haidri said, lack of self-confidence and immaturity by PTI Government has destroyed the economy added federal government should end double standard policy.

January 18, 2019 – 1:38 am

EDITORAL

Balochistan finally gets a food authority

In order to improve the standard of food being sold in Balochistan, the provincial government has decided to functionalize food authority. We have been highlighting the pressing problems of the people off and on suggesting to Governments of the day to take specific measures to curtail adulteration in food and the unhampered sale of substandard,

January 17, 2019

Saudi to build mega oil city in Gwadar

Saudi Arabia is set to become “an important partner of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)”, a Federal Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan said over the weekend as Riyadh confirmed that the Gulf kingdom will build a mega refinery in Pakistan’s Deep Sea water port of Gwadar, which is being develop with funding from China.

January 16, 2019

Emergency service on Balochistan Highways

The cabinet members expressed their reservations over Public Sector Development Projects (PSDP 2018-19), for which additional funds were approved. To strengthen health service at National Highways, Provision of necessary facilities at health centers and announced such centers will work as emergency service together with Rescue 1122 and trauma centers. In this regard, the government also directed the Peoples Primary Health Institutes (PPHI) to take initial measures to implement the decision.

January 15, 2019

EDITOR'S BLOG

Balochistan government failing to provide safe education to children
January 11, 2019 – 2:00 am
Remembering a slain journalist
January 10, 2019 – 10:53 pm
Battling for hearts and minds
December 6, 2018 – 2:09 am
Beheaded before breath
August 12, 2018 – 7:00 am
Mir Ghous Bakhsh Bizenjo —a Statesman
August 11, 2018 – 2:10 am

OPINION

Balochistan government failing to provide safe education to children
By Asim Ahmed Khan – January 11, 2019
January 11, 2019 – 2:00 am

Government Primary school Akhtar Abad, situated in outskirts of Quetta city is derived from all basic necessities. Students coming from far flung areas have to study on cold bear floor of this without boundary school. Threatening messages are written on the broken walls by the inhabitants of this area in order to close the schools. This school was established in 1990s and 45 students are currently enrolled here, which is half of the numbers compares to 3 years back.


PAKISTAN

Govt won’t complete its five years, claims Zardari

KARACHI: Former president and Pakistan People’s Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari claimed that Prime Minister Imran Khan could not complete his five-year tenure.

By Zafar Ahmed Khan – January 17, 2019
115th birth anniversary of GM Syed being observe
By Our correspondent
January 17, 2019 – 11:23 pm

Poor policies of federal govt behind weakened economy: Murtaza
By Our correspondent
January 17, 2019 – 11:20 pm



SPORTS

ICC opens online portal for public screening requests of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today opened an online portal for parties interested in staging ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 public screening events.

By News Desk – January 17, 2019