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Air ambulance for Nawaz Sharif’s transportation to arrive on Tuesday: PML-N

November 17, 2019 – 6:54 pm

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb on Sunday said that an air ambulance for the transportation of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif will arrive in the country on Tuesday.


TODAY IN NEWS


Economy back on track: Hafeez Sheikh

November 17, 2019 – 6:30 pm

BALOCHISTAN

Shahzain Bugti emerges victorious after re-polling in Dera Bugti’s NA-259

QUETTA: – Nawabzada Shahzain Bugti, the President of Jamhoori Watan Party (JWP) and grandson of late Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti has won in the re-election on 29 polling stations of NA-259-Dear Bugti-Cum-Kohlu-Sibi-Barkhan with big majority, on Sunday.

By Our Reporter November 18, 2019 – 2:00 am

Courts have a duty to provide people with justice: CJ Balochistan

QUETTA: Chief Justice Balochistan High Court Justice Jamal Khan Mandokhail along with senior Justice Naeem Akhtar Afghan, Justice Mohammad Hashim Khan Kakar, Justice Muhammad Ijaz Swati, Justice Nazeer Ahmed Langove, Justice Rozi Khan Barech and Justice Abdul Hameed Baloch on Saturday visited under construction judicial complex.

November 18, 2019 – 1:45 am

Ghafoor haideri doesn’t see Imran khan as PM by next year

QUETTA: The Central Secretary General and Senator of Jamiat Ullma-e-Islam Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri has said that 2020 is the year of Imran Khan’s replacement, the results of what have been achieved in Azadi March will start to unfold in a while.

November 18, 2019 – 1:43 am

EDITORAL

No gas pressure in cold Balochistan

Pakistan’s blind eye to Balochistan has given birth to some grave grievances that not only created a sense of exclusion for the people there but also the province has lagged behind others overall. The opposition members in Balochistan Assembly proceedings slammed Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) over low gas pressure as winter hit the province since November demanding the house to call GM SSGC for an explanation.

November 14, 2019

Internet freedom in Pakistan

In the world where ‘Freedom’ is the most sought out service, how free is our media and to what extent one can go where he starts to irk the higher hierarchy. The writer, with his own experiences, tells the tale where freedom itself doesn’t seem much free.

November 13, 2019

Kartarpur Corridor

It was a historic moment Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeing off the first group of Sikhs at the Indian side of the border for Kartarpur in Pakistan, where they can now freely congregate at their most sacred religious site. Pakistan, in a landmark agreement signed recently with India, has established a corridor that gives Sikhs from India visa-free access to their holy site. For the 20 million Sikhs and millions of other Indian devotees of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, the opening of the Kartarpur Corridor is certainly a big occasion. Since, it comes at a time when Sikhs all over the world are celebrating the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak.

November 12, 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

PM Imran directs legal team to review LHC verdict

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday directed the government’s legal team to review the Lahore High Court’s (LHC) decision that allowed Nawaz’s name to be removed from the Exit Control List and present a report in the next cabinet meeting. 

By Haseeb Baloch – November 17, 2019

SPORTS

Women strike for minimum wage in Spanish football

MADRID: Footballers in Spain´s women´s league launched an indefinite strike on Friday seeking to double the minimum wage to 16,000 euros ($17,680), the players´ union AFE announced.

By AFP – November 15, 2019