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PM Khan discusses bilateral relations with Qatari Emir in Doha

January 22, 2019 – 5:18 pm

DOHA  – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday met Qatari Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, at the Diwan-i-Amiri in Doha.


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BALOCHISTAN

Gwadar to be made modern port city: Khusro Bakhtyar

ISLAMABAD – The Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar chaired a meeting to review progress on the Gwadar City Master Plan project in Islamabad on Monday.

By News Desk January 22, 2019 – 4:47 pm

Recruitment on Federal vacant posts starts soon: Rind

QUETTA: Democracy has no threat from accountability of corrupt elements in the country. However, the corrupt elements have potential threats from government-run accountability process. The early promises made by the Pakistan Tareek Insaf Balochistan (PTI’s) would be fulfilled and the issues of people would be resolved at their door step.

January 22, 2019 – 1:48 am

182 sub-inspectors promoted next grade

QUETTA: Inspector General of Balochistan Police Mohsin Hassan Butt on Monday promoted 182 sub-inspectors of Balochistan Police and Balochistan Constabulary to Inspector ranks stressed upon sincerity toward profession.

January 22, 2019 – 1:38 am

EDITORAL

Building storage facility & Rains in Balochistan

Spell of torrential rains and snowfall lashed major parts of Balochistan inundating low lying areas in the major cities. It predicted more rain in coming days causing many problems for the people besides it is good news breaking long dry spell, which created drought like situation in province.

January 22, 2019

Complete Quetta safe city project on priority

the provincial government planned Quetta safe city in 2013 to tackle terrorism and maintain peace. The full implementations of this project still pending in the provincial capital despite allocation of Rs 300 million.

January 21, 2019

Illegal trawling in Balochistan’s sea

Pakistan coast line is in Balochistan and the greater half of the same coast is in Iranian Balochistan known as Mekran Coast. Roughly, it is around 3000 kilometers. The fishermen at Gwadar were on protest in month of December where one of their demand was to ban on illegal trawling at Gwadar which destroying the fishermen life.

January 19, 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

Sahiwal incident: LHC summons Punjab IG on January 24

LAHORE  – Chief Justice of Lahore High Court (LHC) Sardar Muhammad Shamim Khan on Tuesday remarked that judicial commission to probe Sahiwal incident can be constituted after consultation with provincial government. 

By News Desk – January 22, 2019

SPORTS

Cardiff striker Sala feared missing in plane crash: French police

Premier League club Cardiff City´s record new signing, Argentina-born striker Emiliano Sala, was on board a light aircraft that disappeared over the English Channel on Monday night, police sources told AFP.

By AFP – January 22, 2019