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Naya Pakistan, purana Balochistan

By Shezad Baloch

July 31, 2018 – 6:17 pm

As expected, the Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) grabbed more seats than any other party in the legislative provincial assembly in the 2018 General Elections. Though they did not win an absolute majority, BAP has enough elected members to attract other parties and independent candidates to form a coalition government.

Will Sadiq Sanjrani’s appointment as Senate chairman help Balochistan in any way?

By Shezad Baloch

March 16, 2018 – 10:48 pm

Whether in the realm of politics or natural resources, Balochistan has always been a target for exploitation by politicians and other powerful forcesin Pakistan. Whenever Balochistan is mentioned, it isinvariably described as “the least developed region of Pakistan.”  It is always “volatile,” “neglected,” or “backward;” the region with “the worst health indicators” and“the poorest infrastructure;”the place where a majority of children are out of school and there is little access to even basic education.

Together – in hope, and in despair

By Abid Ali Syed

March 15, 2018 – 8:36 pm

Lyari – the oldest and by far the largest and most densely populated area of Karachi – has always been a mystery zone for the outsider because of the stories connected to this fascinating blend of predominantly Baloch way of life coexisting with Sindhi, Gujrati, Kashmiri, Seraiki, Pashtun, Punjabi, Iranian, Afghan, Muhajir and other ethnic and religious cultures.

Terrorists target the Police in Quetta

By Editorial

March 1, 2018 – 7:00 am

Police force had been made the prime target of terror attacks from the trained terrorists killing police officials in a row. The terrorists carried out attacks to hit the morale of the force in fight against terrorism. More than 20 officers killed by the terrorists in 4 Month.

Farewell Waja Siddiq Baluch

By Abbas Nasir

February 10, 2018 – 10:05 pm

THE best of people have elements in their personality or behaviour that are annoying and can anger someone at one point or another with exceptions being very, very rare.