Progress of dam project reviewed

Muslim Bagh:Minster for Irrigation, Nawabzada Tariq Magsi arrived Muslim Bagh on Wednesday to review progress of 100 Dams project.   Former Senator Barrister Nawabzada Saifullah Magsi and Secretary, Irrigation Department, Government of Balochistan, Ali Akbar Baloch also accompanied him.   On the occasion, Project Director, 100 Dams, Shoaib Tareen and Federal Focal Person, Bashir Khan gave a threRead More…

NAB files references against 26 accused

QUETTA:National Accountability Bureau Balochistan has filed reference against 26 accused including the former officers of Balochistan government and international companies in Rekodiq case. The accused in connivance with each other caused billions of rupee loss to the national exchequer.   According to details, in 1993, the Chaghi Hills Exploration Joint Venture Agreement was signed between the BalochistanRead More…

Attack on check post condemned

QUETTA:Minister for Home and Tribal Affairs Mir Ziaullah Langove has strongly condemned firing of terrorists on a check post of security forces along Pak-Afghan border at Zhob’s Mundakai sector, according to a statement issued here on Wednesday.   Condoling the martyrdom of one Jawan of FC, he expressed sympathies with the bereaved family and prayed for the early recuperation of injured.   MirRead More…

Speakers highlight importance of credible data to support trade sector during pandemic

Islamabad:Chairperson, National Tariff Commission (NTC), Ms Robina Ather, has said that the government has taken several policy initiatives to provide relief to trade sector to reduce the impacts of Covid-19.   While these initiatives have been based on past learning and evidence however the capacity of using research and evidence in the public sector needs to be enhanced for more impactful measures. She sRead More…

(CITY): People of Sindh will never give islands to Center: Palijo

KARACHI:Qaumi Awami Tehreek (QAT) Chief and Grand Democratic Alliance (GDA) leader Ayaz Latif Palijo has said that they wanted to tell prime minister Imran Khan that people of Sindh would never give Sindh’s islands to Centre.   “Sindh is awakened and PPP is with the Center as they have given islands hiddenly. Education of Sindh has been ruined and healthcare, water and educational institutions of Larkana sRead More…

(Cricket): All players, officials test negative for Covid-19 ahead of Quaid-e-Azam Trophy third round

KARACHI:All 132 players, players support personnel and match officials taking part in the first-class Quaid-e-Azam Trophy 2020-21 have tested negative for Covid-19.   As such, they have been declared fit to feature in the third round action, which commences on Friday, 6 November. As per the PCB Covid-19 Protocols, tests on all the participants were conducted on Tuesday afternoon after an individual had tesRead More…

Jalat Khan propels Balochistan to a big win against Northern

KARACHI:Balochistan’s left-arm spinner Jalat took ten wickets in the match as Balochistan beat Northern by an innings and 63 runs in the fourth round match of Quaid-e-Azam Trophy three-day tournament here at TMC Cricket Ground.   A seven-wicket haul from left-arm spinner Jalat Khan guided Balochistan to an innings and 63 runs win over Northern. Jalat ended the match with figures of 10 for 113 runs. &nRead More…

(Health): CHK’s Emergency OT service to resume in a week

KARACHI:Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) administration has decided to resume the Emergency Operation Theater (OT) service for patients requiring surgeries on urgent basis.   Additional Medical Superintendent, CHK, Dr Ismail Memon, while talking to PPI, informed that emergency OT service would be restarted at CHK under standard operating procedures (SOPs) and all kind of emergency surgeries would Read More…

(Cricket): Adeel Malik replaces Ghulam Muddassar in Sindh’s Second XI

KARACHI:Fast bowler Adeel Malik has taken the field in place of Ghulam Mudassar in Sindh’s Second XI for their fourth round fixture of the three-day Quaid-e-Azam Trophy against Southern Punjab here at the State Bank Stadium as a concussion replacement after the latter received a blow on his head while fielding on Tuesday.   Mudassar was observed by the physios of both teams overnight and was assessed agaRead More…

Minister sees bid to rig GB polls

KARACHI:Provincial Minister for Information Science and Technology Nawabzada Muhammad Taimur Talpur has said that the activities of federal ministers, including the Prime Minister, to put pressure on the opposition through NAB in a bid to rig the upcoming Gilgit-Baltistan elections are a clear violation of the Electoral Code of Conduct, hence, Election Commission should take immediate notice of the matter.  
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