Mother calls for recovery of son

QUETTA: Mother of missing person Naseebullah Badini has called on authorities to recover her son and produce him before the court of law if there were any allegations against him. Addressing a press conference in the protest camp of Voice for Baloch Missing Persons near Quetta Press Club here on Sunday with Mama Qadeer, Vice Chairman, VBMP, mother of Naseebullah Badini said that her son was taken into custody byRead More…

17 deaths and 129 new COVID cases surface in Punjab

LAHORE: The novel coronavirus claimed 17 lives, while 129 new cases of the pandemic were reported in Punjab during the last 24 hours on Friday. According to the data shared by the spokesperson of Punjab Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department (P and SHD), the total number of cases reached 344,641, the total death toll turned 10,603 while 323,576 cases recovered so far. The P and SHD confirmed that 62 new Read More…

Apna Ghar scheme being introduced, says PS Bushra

QUETTA: Parliamentary Secretary for Information, Bushra Rind, said Thursday that “Apna Ghar” scheme was being introduced for the government employees of the Balochistan province. Addressing a press conference at Sikandar Jamali Auditorium of Balochistan Civil Secretariat in the city, she said that novel coronavirus was under control in Balochistan. She added that Quetta-Karachi national highway would soon be Read More…

Local Government ministry portfolio goes to Bugti

QUETTA: The portfolio of Local Government and Rural Development has been given to Mir Gohram Bugti, Advisor to Chief Minister Balochistan. A notification issued by Services and General Administration Department, Government of Balochistan, on says, “In exercise of the powers conferred by Rule 3 (5) of the Balochistan Government Rules of Business, 2012, the Chief Minister Balochistan is pleased to allocate the pRead More…

AA, SSGC in Naya Nazimabad Football tourney final

KARACHI:Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) have qualified for the final of Naya Nazimabad Football Tournament after winning their respective semifinal matches here at Naya Nazimabad Football Ground. CAA recorded a convincing 5-2 victory against their semifinal opponent Gharib Shah Union FC. CAA team completely dominated the first half. Najeeb put the side 1-0 in the 21st minute wRead More…

Two killed in road accident

MIRPURKHAS: Two youth were killed in a collision between rickshaw and motorcycle in Kot Ghulam Muhammad area of Mirpur Khas on Friday. The incident occurred when two youngsters were on the way to Kot Ghulam Muhamad. The motorcycle collided with the rickshaw on the road as a result one unidentified youngster died on the spot while another sustained serious injury. The body and injured were brought to a nearby hosRead More…

Mobilink Microfinance Bank, Teamup sign business deal

KARACHI: Mobilink Microfinance Bank Limited (MMBL), the largest digital bank in Pakistan and Teamup, a leading incubation and acceleration platform, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding at a ceremony attended by key personnel from both organizations. Ghazanfar Azzam, President and CEO MMBL and Zouhair Khaliq, co-founder Teamup, signed the MoU to open avenues for collaboration between the two parties. Both pRead More…

NAEAC organizes awareness seminar at University of Agriculture D. I Khan

PESHAWAR: National Agriculture Education Accreditation Council (NAEAC) Tuesday organized an awareness seminar at the University of Agriculture Dera Ismail Khan to brief the mission, objectives, strategies and future goals of the council to the staff and students. Three members of the council including NAEAC Chairperson Prof Dr Ishtiaq Ahmad Rajwana, Secretary Dr Abdul Ghaffar and Member Dr Ijaz Ahmad visited theRead More…

JUP leader demands resignation from railway minister

KARACHI: Expressing sorrow and grief over the tragic trains incident near Ghotki, Sahibzada Abul Khair Mohammad Zabeer, president of Jamiat Ulema-e-Pakistan said on Tuesday that the accident was a clear indication of negligence and incompetence of the railway department; therefore, the railway minister should resign. “Hundreds of people have died in eight train accidents in the last three years under the Khan goverRead More…