Rs1bn allocated to boost tourism sector: CM Kamal

Kund Malir:Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal has said the incumbent provincial government had allocated one billion rupees to boost tourism sector.   This he said after inauguration of six different link roads at the estimated cost of Rs 42.542 million in Kund Malir on Sunday.   He said the uplift of tourism sector would provide people of the area with new opportunities of employment and liveRead More…

Drugs amounting to Rs 17bn seized in Pasni

PASNI:Pakistan Coast Guards and Pak Army on Sunday claimed to have seized drugs amounting to Rs 17 billion in a joint operation conducted in Pasni area of Balochistan on Sunday.   A spokesman of Pakistan Coast Guards said that 101 kilogram crystal and 2700 kilogram hashish was recovered in the mountainous terrain of Shadi Core area of Pasni in a joint operation conducted by Pakistan Coast Guard and Pak ArmRead More…

MNA Nusrat optimistic of PTI victory in GB polls

KARACHI:The Member of National Assembly (MNA) of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Nusrat Wahid, said on Sunday that a recent survey conducted by Gallup Pakistan had showed that PTI would win upcoming elections in Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) being held today, November 15.   MNA Nusrat revealed that Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) had lost their credibility and worth because ofRead More…

KU MA exam forms could be submitted till Nov 27

KARACHI:The Controller of Examinations University of Karachi Dr Syed Zafar Hussain has announced that external students of MA and double MA or improvement of division could submit their examination forms for annual examinations 2019 till November 27, 2020.   The candidates of MA Previous and Final could submit examination forms along with the relevant documents and paid fee voucher of Rs4,650 at the counteRead More…

Covid claims nine more lives in Sindh

KARACHI:Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that nine more Covid-19 patients died overnight, lifting the death toll to 2,747 while 942 new cases emerged when 11,353 tests were conducted.   In a statement issued from CM House, he said, “Nine more patients died last night, lifting the death toll to 2,747 that constituted 1.8 percent death rate.” He said that 11,353 samples were tested whichRead More…

12 prominent diabetologists, endocrinologists awarded for excellence

KARACHI:Four veteran diabetologists and endocrinologists of the country were conferred upon ‘Lifetime Achievement Awards’ at an award distribution ceremony on Sunday, who have spent their entire life for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes as well as other endocrinal disorders in Pakistan.   In addition to lifetime achievement awards, ‘Star Awards’ were also given to eight other leRead More…

Two Hindu children drown in water tank

Tando Bago:Two children of a Hindu family were drowned in a water tank of their house in Sheedi Mohalla of the town on Sunday.   According to the heirs, Kalapna, aged 3, daughter of Suresh, and Amit, 4, son of Wijesh, were found dead from the house’s water tank in Sheedi Mohalla of Tando Bago town.   Their bodies were shifted to a local hospital for medico-legal formalities and later handed ovRead More…

One killed, other injured in road mishap

QUETTA:One person was killed and another injured in a road accident near Killi Nasaran area on Sunday.   According to rescue sources, one person was killed died and another injured when a bus collided with a vehicle in Bostan area near Killi Nasaran.   The body and injured were shifted to Sandeman Provincial Hospital in Quetta for medico-legal formalities and treatment, respectively.Read More…

(EDU): Noted politician, one other join PPP

QUETTA:Noted tribal and political personality Malik Akram Bangulzai, along with Haji Umer Bangulzai, has announced to join Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP).   Addressing a press conference at Quetta Press Club on this occasion, Sunday, PPP Provincial President Ali Madad Jatak said that PPP had been rendering sacrifices for the country for the last 53 years. “The coming era belongs to PPP. The PPP is the voicRead More…

Man gunned down over old enmity near Shikarpur

SHIKARPUR:A man was gunned down within the precincts of Hamayoon police station near Shikarpur on Sunday.   According to rescue sources, a group of armed men belonging to Bhayo clan attacked its rival group men with weapons near village Jagan. As a result, a man, Meer Hassan, 35, son of Laddo Bhayo, was killed. The killers fled to an unknown destination after a swift operation.   Area police rusRead More…