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PM Khan to inaugurate HUBCO coal power plant today

October 21, 2019 – 2:00 am

QUETTA/KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan will reach Karachi today on his one day visit. The PM Imran Khan will inaugurate 1320mw HUBCO coal power plant in Hub on Monday.


TODAY IN NEWS



BALOCHISTAN

Akhtar Mengal laments centre for usurping power from provincial govt despite 18 amendment

QUETTA: The Member National Assembly and chief of Balochistan National Party Sardar Akhtar Jan Mengal on Sunday reiterated for supremacy of Parliament in the country added development stalled in Pakistan followed by decision being taken outside the Parliament.

By Our correspondent October 21, 2019 – 1:45 am

CM Kamal condemns unprovoked Indian firing on civilians

QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan highly condemned the incident of Unprovoked Ceasefire Violations by the Indian Forces along the Line of Control LOC in Jura Shahkot and Nausehri sectors on 19th and 20th October.

October 21, 2019 – 1:20 am

BNP Awami activist stage protest in Khuzdar

QUETTA: Following the call of Balochistan National Party Awami’s chief Meer Israr Ullah Zheri, the BNP Awami workers on Sunday staged demonstration against Bolan Mining Enterprises for neglecting public rights at Ferozabad, low gas pressure in Khuzdar and video scandal in University of Balochistan.

October 21, 2019 – 1:15 am

EDITORAL

Action against oil smuggler

The rapid increase in vehicles carrying Iranian oil, accidents have been routine in different parts of Balochistan. Following the tragic death of Makran division commissioner, Once again Balochistan Chief Secretary Capt (retd) Fazeel Asghar has instructed the commissioners and assistant commissioners to check all the buses, trucks, pickups and other vehicles loaded with containers of petroleum.

October 21, 2019

Harassment Scandal

Universities in Pakistan have a real fight on their hands whenever it comes to tackling cases of pervasive sexism, misconduct and sexual harassment. Legally, procedures to tackle harassment are ineffectively implemented on campuses. As a case came up on the surface recently, a scandal regarding harassment and blackmailing the students of University of Balochistan involving administration and regulatory authorities.

October 19, 2019

Dog-bite cases on the rise in Balochistan

The dog bite cases have been on a rise in Quetta and other areas of Balochistan as according to the Doctors and administrators at government hospitals there is an acute shortage of anti-rabies vaccines.

October 18, 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 cannot complete his term : Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said government must think that running the affairs of country is not like playing a cricket match. He said when parliament will be locked then politician would have to do protest.

By News Desk – October 20, 2019
PM Imran strongly condemns unprovoked Indian firing on civilians
By News Desk
October 20, 2019 – 8:07 pm

JUI-F cancels talks with government on Azadi March
By Web Desk
October 20, 2019 – 5:24 pm



SPORTS

Solskjaer aims dig at Liverpool ahead of Man Utd showdown

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could not resist a sly dig at Liverpool ahead of their clash with Manchester United on Sunday, reminding the Premier League leaders of their 30-year wait to be crowned champions.

By Sports Desk – October 20, 2019