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PPP to form govt after midterm polls, claims Zardari

December 16, 2018 – 4:28 pm

TANDO ALLAH YAR: Former President Asif Ali Zardari said on Sunday that his party will form the next government after the midterm polls. 


TODAY IN NEWS


CNG fuel stations resume operations in Karachi

December 16, 2018 – 4:16 pm

BALOCHISTAN

BA session adjourned after death of Senator Azam Musakhail

QUETTA: Burgeoning drought, terrorism and abduction of a doctor remained the prime debates in Balochistan Assembly Session held on Saturday while the house also offered fatiha khawani for martyred FC soldier of Turbat.

By Saadullah Akhtar December 16, 2018 – 2:00 am

Teachers action committee protest against proposed education act

QUETTA: The Balochistan Educational Employees Action Committee on Saturday protested outside Provincial Assembly against Provincial Government’s newly announced educational 2018 barring teachers from strikes and protests.

December 16, 2018 – 1:45 am

Tayyab Lehri vows to enhance quality education

QUETTA: Every house of the province would be enlightened with quality education. Government is utilizing available resources to ensure the improvement of educational standards in Balochistan. However, in Balochistan millions of school-age children are out of school and derived from a blessing like education.

December 16, 2018 – 1:40 am

EDITORAL

Building dams in Balochistan

Balochistan is a water starved region in the entire region. Drought is still reported in major parts of Pakistani.  Senate Standing Committee on Planning, Development and Reform Thursday briefed about the progress of project for building 100 small dams in Balochistan.

December 15, 2018

Balochistan needs attention

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar has inaugurated new building of Quetta Registry of Supreme Court. The CJP, who is in Quetta on a two-day visit, is also scheduled to hear important cases at the registry.

December 14, 2018

Next JCC meeting and Balochistan

Complaining of being neglected in CPEC the Cabinet Session chaired by CM Balochistan has vowed to present strict stance of Provincial Government over western route of CPEC in Joint Work Group Session to be held in Islamabad to discuss Preparations of next JCC.

December 13, 2018

EDITOR'S BLOG

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
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

OPINION

Battling for hearts and minds
By Tufail Ahmed – December 6, 2018
December 6, 2018 – 2:09 am

The insurgents are fueling their movements with the covert soft and hard support extracted from the inhabitants of insurgency-hit surrounding regions. It has become critically necessary to identify and address the root causes of ongoing insurgency, which is persistent beyond one decade, and which has disturbed social norms of the region aside from causing harm to the state of Pakistan. Therefore, it is indispensably required to be countered only in the arena out of battlegrounds.


PAKISTAN

Hopeful rupee will stabilise as money flows in: SBP governor

LAHORE: State Bank of Pakistan governor Tariq Bajwa on Sunday expressed hope that the slide in the rupee will be stemmed once money flows into the economy.

By News Desk – December 16, 2018
Remembering the martyrs of APS tragedy
By News Desk
December 16, 2018 – 4:24 pm

COAS confirms death sentence awarded to 15 hardcore terrorists
By News Desk
December 16, 2018 – 4:22 pm



SPORTS

Andrew Symonds reveals Harbhajan Singh’s emotional apology over ‘monkeygate’

PERTH: Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh “broke down crying” when he finally made up with Andrew Symonds after the infamous “monkeygate” scandal had sent the Australian all-rounder into a downward spiral, he revealed Sunday.

By News Desk – December 16, 2018

Australia bat after India all out for 283

Real Madrid, Atletico close in on Barcelona