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PTI, Independent candidates dominate historic KP-FATA elections

July 21, 2019 – 5:51 pm

PESHAWAR: Ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf clinched four while Independent candidates grabbed five seats in the first-ever elections for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial assembly from the merged tribal areas, the Election Commission of Pakistan stated on Sunday.


TODAY IN NEWS



BALOCHISTAN

Special anti-polio drive begins today in six districts of Balochistan

QUETTA: Coordinator Emergency Operation Center Balochistan, Rashid Razzaq has said that a special polio campaign will be launched after recent reported cases.

By Our Reporter July 22, 2019 – 2:00 am

Punjab govt already allocated funds for Quetta Cardiology Hospital: CM

QUETTA: Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar on Sunday visited Quetta to share his condolence with Health Minister Naseebullah Marri on demise of his sister added Punjab Government allocated funds for Quetta Cardiology Hospital in fiscal budget 2019-20.

July 22, 2019 – 1:45 am

Mengal urges Baloch, Pashtuns to launch joint rights movement

QUETTA: Member National Assembly and President Balochistan National Party Mengal Sardar Akhtar Mengal on Sunday stressed upon joint efforts to win provincial’s rights from center added roots of our politics exists inside people of Balochistan.

July 22, 2019 – 1:45 am

EDITORAL

Lasbela hit by gastro outbreak

Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan Aliyani has declared emergency in Lasbela following Gastro outbreak directed Secretary Health to make sure presence of paramedics’ staff. On the directives of CM Jam Kamal an emergency respond coordinating cell has been established in the district Lasbela while DG Health has been directed to send special team of doctors to treat people effected by gastro outbreak.

July 20, 2019

ICJ judgment in Jadhav Case

The verdict of ICJ was announced in Kalbhushan Jadhav case and Pakistan benefited the most out of it. India just won the consular access for Jadhav whereas lost in all the other points. Long story short, ‘Jadhav won’t be leaving Pakistan’. ICJ rejected Pakistan’s contention regarding inadmissibility of India’s application at the ICJ on grounds of India’s abuse of process, abuse of rights and unlawful conduct.

July 20, 2019

Pakistan-Qatar ties

Emir Qatar’s Pakistan visit was brief but it has a wider historical and futuristic context and potential for a long term relationship. Emerging relations of Qatar and Pakistan are expected to benefit both countries in the field of trade and strategic relations.

July 19, 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

Three youth drown at Karachi’s Hawks Bay

KARACHI: Three young picnickers drowned while swimming at Karachi’s Hawkes Bay beach today (Sunday).

By News Desk – July 21, 2019

SPORTS

Inzamam ul Haq to step down as chief selector

LAHORE: Inzamam ul Haq on Wednesday announced his decision to step down from the post of the chief selector for Pakistan cricket team. 

By News Desk – July 17, 2019