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UN chief Antonio Guterres leaves Pakistan after successful visit

February 19, 2020 – 4:03 pm

LAHORE: United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres left Pakistan on Wednesday after completing a successful four-day visit to the country. 


TODAY IN NEWS



BALOCHISTAN

CM Kamal vows to rectify flaws in Livestock and Agriculture Sector

QUETTA: Addressing the inauguration ceremony of historical Sibi Mela 2020 on Wednesday Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan has said, despite revolutionary development in industrial sector, majority people in our province attached with Livestock and Agriculture vowing to rectify flaws in both sectors.

By Saadullah Akhtar February 20, 2020 – 1:35 am

Sibi Mela highlights rich culture of Balochistan: Chief Secretary

QUETTA: The Sibi Mela remained a lucrative opportunity for local farmers and people connect with livestock because customers from across the country gathers in historical Sibi Mela and purchase local cattle and livestock animals, Fazeel Asghar said.

February 20, 2020 – 1:25 am

Iran, Pakistan hold joint border meeting

QUETTA: Delegations of Pakistan Iran Border Officers, held meeting in Mirjaveh city of Iran.

February 20, 2020 – 1:20 am

EDITORAL

Terror again

In yet another attack in Quetta on February 17, At least three security personnel among eight people were martyred and more than 20 injured in a suicide attack near the Quetta Press Club where a religious party was holding a rally.

February 19, 2020

Locust emergency in Balochistan

Now that Provincial Disaster Management Authority cancelled holidays of employees, as pursuance of locust emergency deceleration in Balochistan. it is necessary to ask why the declaration had not been made earlier when the crop-ravaging insects first started flying into Dalbandin.

February 18, 2020

Diplomatic support

Stressing a ‘peaceful and just solution’ to Kashmir dispute, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said Turkey will continue to extend unflinching support to the stance of Kashmiri brethren at all forums. “Turkey believes that the Kashmir issue cannot be resolved through oppressive means but on the basis of principles of justice and peace,” the Turkish president said in his address to a joint session of parliament.

February 17, 2020

EDITOR'S BLOG

Road Crashes on rise in Balochistan
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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

Government will complete its term: Sheikh Rasheed

KARACHI Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed said on Wednesday that the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government would complete its five-year term.

By Web Desk – February 19, 2020
Global internet provider VEON’s Sergi Herrero meets PM Imran
By Web Desk
February 19, 2020 – 3:59 pm

PML-N leader Rana Sanaullah appears before NAB Lahore in assets case
By Web Desk
February 19, 2020 – 3:57 pm



SPORTS

Foolproof security put in order for PSL matches starting tomorrow

KARACHI Strict security arrangements have been put in place as all eyes are towards the fifth season of the 2020 Pakistan Super League that begins on Thursday.

By Web Desk – February 19, 2020