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Gwadar attack terrorist not a missing person: Mengal

By Monitoring Desk

May 15, 2019 – 1:40 am

QUETTA: Akhtar Mengal, president of his own faction of the Balochistan National Party (BNP-M), has refuted claims that a Baloch ‘missing person’ was among the gunmen who attacked a hotel in Gwadar on Saturday.


Balochistan offers global elites to invest in Gwadar

By Monitoring Desk

January 25, 2019 – 2:00 am

QUETTA: The civil and military leaders from Balochistan have offered the global elites to invest in the deep seaport of Gwadar and mines and mineral sectors of the province which, they believe, has the potential to bring prosperity to the whole region.


” World Bank could hit Pakistan with $11 billion fine in Reko Diq case

By Monitoring Desk

January 25, 2019 – 1:45 am

QUETTA: Pakistan’s economy is facing a potentially crippling jolt, with the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) expected to levy a US$4 billion fine on Pakistan, with actual liabilities having the potential to stretch as high as $11.5 billion.


Apathy of federal parties led to creation of Balochistan Awami Party: Bizenjo

By Monitoring Desk

April 9, 2018 – 2:10 am

QUETTA: The apathy of the federal political parties toward Balochistan, and infighting among the nationalist parties, led to formation of Balochistan Awami Party (BAP), with the aim of championing the rights of people in the province, according to Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo, Chief Minister of the province.


India ‘meddling in strategic Pakistani corridor’: Quddus

By Monitoring Desk

April 8, 2018 – 2:30 am

QUETTA: A security crackdown in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province is paving the way for greater economic prosperity in the troubled region, according to Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo, the chief minister.