(Education): UoB not holding physical classes

Quetta: University of Balochistan, Quetta has announced to discontinue the Physical /In-class Academic activities. A notification issued by University of Balochistan here on Saturday says, “In context of the increasing trend of Covid-19 positively reported by the Health Department’s Covid-19 Testing Camp installed in the premises of University of Balochistan, Quetta and subsequent directives of the Competent AuthRead More…

(Education): 40pc fee concession

Quetta:Government of Balochistan, Colleges, Higher and Technical Education Department has announced to grant overall forty percent fees concession for payment of dues of the students of Cadet Colleges and Balochistan Residential Colleges that remained closed for about six months in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic, according to a notification issued by Colleges, Higher and Technical Education Department, Government of BRead More…

(Education): Two schools closed in Quetta due to Covid-19

Quetta:Two Girls High Schools of provincial capital have been closed after reporting of COVID-19 cases. Director Education (Schools), Balochistan has directed Headmistresses of Government Girls High School Jinnah Town, Quetta and Government Girls High School, Killi Alam, Quetta to close their respective schools from September 19, 2020 after reporting of six COVID-19 cases from Government Girls High School Jinnah TRead More…

(Education): SBK postpones classes

Quetta:Sardar Bahadur Khan Women (SBK) University has postponed resumption of physical classes at main campus of the university. A notification issued by SBK University here on Friday says, “It is hereby notified that the resumption of physical classes at main campus is postponed till further orders.” It further says, “Further, opening of all other supporting departments including Hostel, Daycare, LibraryRead More…

(City): Raisani for promoting female literacy

Quetta:Founder of Balochistan Peace Forum and central leader of Balochistan National Party, Mir Lashkari Raisani has said that the importance of libraries can never ever be denied. These views were expressed by him while addressing a function held here on Thursday at Nisa Institute of Science and Arts, Quetta. Praising the services of Nisa Institute of Science and Arts for promotion of education amongst females ofRead More…

(National): Tracking system for vehicles in Balochistan

Quetta:Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan has issued directives for installation of tracking system in all official vehicles throughout Balochistan. Following the directives of Chief Minister Balochistan, Chief Secretary Balochistan, Captain (retd) Fazeel Asghar has directed all Administrative Secretaries and Divisional Commissioners of the province for submission of report. Read More…

(Govt): Transfer and posting

Quetta:Dr. Muhammad Saeed Jamali (BCS/BS-20), Secretary Forest and Wildlife Department has been directed to report to S and GAD while Muhammad Siddique Mandokhail (BCS/BS-20), Temporary Member, Chief Minister’s Inspection Team (C.M.I.T) has been transferred and posted as Secretary, Forest and Wildlife Department vice Dr. Muhammad Saeed Jamali, says a notification issued by Services and General Administration DepartRead More…

(Weather): Balochistan weather forecast

Quetta:Pakistan Meteorological Department Regional Center Quetta has forecast that mainly hot and humid weather is expected in southern / eastern parts while dry weather in rest parts of the province during the next 24 hours. During last 24 hours, cloudy weather remained in southern/ eastern parts while dry weather in western/ northern parts of the province. Maximum temperature recorded on Thursday: Barkhan 32,Read More…

(Govt): Transfers and postings

Quetta:Saqib Zaib Kasi (BSS/BS-18/US/Act), Under Secretary, Under Secretary, Planning and Development Department has been transferred and posted as Acting Deputy Secretary, Livestock and Dairy Development Department against an existing vacancy. However, the services of Yehya Khan Panezai (BSS/BS-17) are placed at the disposal of Planning and Development Department, who has been posted as Section Officer, Planning Read More…

(Govt): Reshuffle in Balochistan bureaucracy

Quetta:Hashim Ali (BSS/BS-18), Under Secretary (Cabinet), S and GAD has been transferred and posted as Acting Deputy Secretary (Cabinet), S and GAD against an existing vacancy, says a Notification issued by Services and General Administration Department, Government of Balochistan here on Tuesday. However, Zawar Ali (BSS/BS-18), Under Secretary, Irrigation Department, awaiting for actualization of his promotion in Read More…