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PM Imran rubbishes Indian claims of terrorist infiltration in Occupied Kashmir

August 23, 2019 – 9:06 pm

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has warned the international community that New Delhi will “attempt to false flag” a military operation in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK).


TODAY IN NEWS



BALOCHISTAN

CM inaugurates Green Energy Plan in Gwadar

QUETTA: Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan Aliyani on Friday has laid down foundation stone of Green Energy Project in Gwadar under Gwadar Development Project phase 3 calling the initiative as an important progress in provincial development.

By Our Reporter August 24, 2019 – 2:15 am

CM Jam Kamal calls Gwadar Master Plan as fortune changing project for local population

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan has said, local population of Gwadar would receive maximum benefits from Gwadar Master Plan added the local people living in Gwadar old city wouldn’t re-settled.

August 24, 2019 – 1:55 am

CM inaugurates Gwadar’s water pipeline project

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan Aliyani during his two days visit of Makran Division inaugurated Sur Dam to Gwadar pipeline project that would fulfill water need of Gwadar city.

August 24, 2019 – 1:50 am

EDITORAL

The HCRP report

The annual report of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) lays out just how low we have descended as a nation. The annual report regarding state of human rights in Pakistan during 2018 expressing concerns over lack of freedom in Balochistan during General Elections.

August 24, 2019

Wedding massacre in Kabul

As the US and Taliban negotiate peace, Isis sees a chance to sow fresh chaos in Kabul. Even by the bloody standards of Afghanistan, it was a brutal attack: a suicide bomber at a wedding celebration, detonating his device as children danced and the happy couple completed their marriage rituals. In an instant more than 80 of the 1,000 guests were dead, hundreds injured.

August 23, 2019

Taliban killing in Kuchlak

A recent wave of attacks against the Afghan Taliban in various parts of Balochistan Province has killed several leaders of the militant group. A bomb on Friday at a madrassa in Kuchlak, outside Quetta, killed the brother of Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada, according to sources. In a separate assassination on Saturday , militants killed Mullah Muhammad Azam Akhund, another key Taliban leader and a close ally of Haibatullah in Killi Qasim of Kuchlak, the ministry sources said.

August 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

PM Imran, German Chancellor Merkel discuss Indian actions in occupied Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday spoke with German Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel and discussed India’s illegal and unilateral actions aimed at altering the disputed status of occupied Kashmir and changing its demographic structure.

By Web Desk – August 23, 2019

SPORTS

Have not applied for the post of head coach: Misbah-ul-Haq

LAHORE: Former cricket captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Wednesday quashed all rumours about him being the next national team coach and said that he has not applied for the post of Pakistan head coach.

By Web Desk – August 21, 2019