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Opposition can call APC or start a campaign, still won’t give NRO: PM Imran

June 25, 2019 – 4:33 pm

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday vowed not to issue a National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO), even if the opposition calls an All Parties Conference (APC) or starts a campaign against the government. 


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BALOCHISTAN

DG NAB Balochistan to hold open court

QUETTA: Director General National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Balochistan Farmanullah will hold an open court at the regional office in Quetta on Thursday.

By Our Reporter June 27, 2019 – 1:20 am

BNP-M not to attend opposition’s APC: reports

ISLAMABAD: After assurance by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)’s government, the Balochistan National Party –Mengal (BNP-M) has decided not to attend the opposition’s all parties conference.

June 26, 2019 – 11:23 am

Three suicide bombers killed as security forces foil terror attack in Loralai

QUETTA: Three suicide bombers were shot dead and a policeman martyred as security forces successfully repulsed an attack in the Police Lines area in Loralai on Wednesday morning.

June 26, 2019 – 11:03 am

EDITORAL

Malnutrition in Balochistan

A child, more than all other gifts that earth can offer to declining man. Brings hope with it, These beautiful words by Wordsworth ring hollow in Pakistan where according to the government’s own statistics, over one third of children are underweight, 46% of children suffer from malnutrition (stunted) and over 10% are acutely affected (wasting), half of them are anemic, and almost one-third of the children have iron deficiency anemia.

June 25, 2019

FATF heat up

Pakistani delegation returns from Orlando after the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) meetings, they will bring with them a heavy agenda of tasks for the government to execute. The country has been granted two more months to complete compliance with its own action plan submitted to FATF last year and the next review is scheduled for September.

June 24, 2019

US-Iran tension

Iran shot down an unmanned American surveillance drone and President Trump seemed enraged. He even ordered a strike on Iran for which all the preparations were complete but Pentagon intervened and reminded Mr. President of all the ‘bad things’ war has brought them. But Iran – in doing so – made a clear statement of their total sovereignty.

June 22, 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

Bilawal reiterates demand to issue production orders of Mohsin Dawar, Ali Wazir

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Wednesday reiterated his demand to issue the production orders for Mohsin Dawar and Ali Wazir, two members of the National Assembly (MNAs) who were arrested late May.

By Web Desk – June 26, 2019
Opposition to bring no-confidence motion against Senate Chairman Sanjrani
By News Desk
June 26, 2019 – 11:36 pm

Bad language: Words banned in the parliament
By News Desk
June 26, 2019 – 11:34 pm



SPORTS

Starc, Behrendorff take Australia to World Cup semi-final

LONDON: Australia reached the semi-final stage of the World Cup tournament with 64 runs win against England courtesy a five-wicket haul by Jason Behrendorff. 

By News Desk – June 25, 2019