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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 | Today's Paper

Emergency service on Balochistan Highways

By Editorial

January 15, 2019 – 7:00 am

The cabinet members expressed their reservations over Public Sector Development Projects (PSDP 2018-19), for which additional funds were approved. To strengthen health service at National Highways, Provision of necessary facilities at health centers and announced such centers will work as emergency service together with Rescue 1122 and trauma centers. In this regard, the government also directed the Peoples Primary Health Institutes (PPHI) to take initial measures to implement the decision.

Efforts for quality education

By Editorial

January 14, 2019 – 7:00 am

The provincial cabinet on Thursday allowed recruitment of teachers from grade 9 to 15 on contract basis. In a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Jam Kamal amendments related to new hiring in educational department were approved.

NFC Award and Balochistan

By Editorial

January 12, 2019 – 6:00 am

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) government is planning to arrange the next National Finance Commission in the last week of January. These days, experts are discussing the upcoming Commission and its decision, since there have been some fundamental changes in Pakistan.  Award plays a key role in enhancing the financial status and working ability of the state machinery at provincial as well as federal level. Due to interprovincial disparities in income distribution, capabilities in tax collection and expenditure disbursement, there was a strong need for the fiscal arrangement between the federal and the provincial governments. The allocation of means and responsibilities among different tiers of government is a critical issue as its misappropriation may lead to political, economic and social unrest.

Balochistan needs better road safety

By Editorial

January 11, 2019 – 7:00 am

Balochistan is the most backward and ignored province of Pakistan where people are denied basic services, including decent travel facilities, in absence of comprehensive road network.  Accidents are frequently reported from all parts of Balochistan needing attention of the Government and the decision-makers should ensure road safety and security of passengers travelling on public transport.

Balochistan—— economic hub of cooperation with Iran

By Editorial

January 10, 2019 – 7:00 am

Pakistan shares 900 kilometers long land border with Iran and the international border are completely peaceful and friendly without any major complaints from any side for the past seven decades. Baloch people are residing on both sides of the international frontier. Both the countries had no territorial dispute unlike Afghanistan.