Across China: Physically challenged share in China’s livestreaming boom

LANZHOU, China, Nov. 16, 2020 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/ — Shi Zaohua, a 29-year-old wheelchair user, has garnered a huge following of 200,000 fans since finding her niche in livestreaming e-commerce. Shi Zaohua, a 29-year-old wheelchair user, has garnered a huge following of 200,000 fans since finding her niche in livestreaming e-commerce. One of a growing number of livestreamers, Shi is now fully occupied by ChRead More…

Cordial industrial and business relations between Pakistan and Thailand exist

QUETTA:Consul General of Thailand Thatree Chauvachata and Deputy Apepan Chauvachata said that cordial industrial and business relations between Pakistan and Thailand exist and stability of bilateral trade between the two countries is the need of time.   These views were expressed by them while addressing office bearers and members of Balochistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry during their visit of BalochRead More…

Boy dies in road mishap in Quetta

QUETTA:A 12-year-old child was killed after being hit by a wagon near Sona Khan area of the provincial capital on Monday.   According to rescue sources, the deceased, identified as Sanaullah, son of Amanullah, 12, caste Pirkani, resident of Qadri Pump, was shifted to Sheikh Zaid Hospital, Quetta and later handed over to heirs after fulfilling necessary medico-legal formalities.   Meanwhile, AbduRead More…

Bazai appointed Deputy Prosecutor General Accountability

QUETTA:With the prior approval of the Chairman NAB, Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal, Aminuddin Bazai Advocate, erstwhile judge of Anti-Terrorism Court and senior lawyer of Supreme Court of Pakistan has been appointed as Deputy Prosecutor General (Accountability), NAB, Balochistan region.   In pursuance of the order of National Accountability Bureau, Islamabad, Aminuddin Bazai Advocate assumed the charge of the Read More…

Al-Nabet visits Air Headquarters

Islamabad:Staff Major General (Pilot) Salem Hamad Eqail Al-Nabet, Commander Qatar Emiri Air Force, along with his delegation, visited Air Headquarters, Islamabad today.   Upon his arrival, the distinguished guest was received by Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force. A smartly turned out contingent of the Pakistan Air Force presented Guard of Honour. The visiting Read More…

National Assembly Secretariat issues instructions for facilities to ex-MPs

QUETTA:National Assembly Secretariat has issued instructions for provision of facilities to the ex-members of the parliament.   A letter of National Assembly Secretariat addressed to Chief Secretary Balochistan states, “According to SRO issued by the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, the Federal Government has approved the following facilities for all ex-members of the Parliament who reRead More…

HRCP shocked over its team’s no entry in GB polling station

LAHORE:The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) in a statement on Monday concerned to learn that independent election observers – including HRCP’s own team of observers in four cases – were not allowed into polling stations in the city of Gilgit during the vote counting process.   According to the HRCP statement, Gilgit Union of Journalists had made a similar claim. “Additionally, the HRCP team wRead More…

Sub-standard water, cigarettes seized at Cantt Station

KARACHI:Divisional Commercial Officer (DCO),Karachi, Nasir Nazeer on Monday seized sub-standard water bottles and cigarettes during surprise visit to different stalls at Karachi Cantt Station.   DCO Karachi Division Nasir Nazeer said that surprise inspections were prime component of the drive, initiated few months back, against sale of low-quality materials at different stations of the division. He added tRead More…

Dry weather expected in most parts of B’stan

QUETTA:Regional Meteorological Center Quetta on Monday forecast that dry weather is expected in most parts of the province while cold / frosty in central parts / hilly areas during the next 24 hours.   Weather prevailed during last 24 hours: dry weather prevailed in most parts of the province while cold/ frosty in central in central parts / hilly areas.   Maximum temperature recorded on Monday: Read More…

Rain disrupt third round matches National U19 Three-Day tourney

KARACHI:The National U19 third-round match between Central Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at Shalimar Ground in Islamabad and Balochistan and Northern at Ayub Park Ground in Rawalpindi ended in a draw.   The third day’s play could not take place due to rain and the matches ended in draw.   Central Punjab scored 160-5 in 51 overs wit Shawaiz Irfan scoring 66 runs. Zeeshan Ahmed picked five for 4Read More…