UNIDO enhances stakeholders ties for AVC in Balochistan

QUETTA: The Minister for Agriculture and Cooperative Department, Government of Balochistan, Engineer Zamarak Khan Achakzai, chaired the first Public Private Partnership (PPP) platform meeting of The Project for Agri-Food and Agro-Industry Development Assistance (PAFAID) organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and Department of Agriculture Government of Balochistan. Established undRead More…

Rain, thundershower expected in Sindh

QUETTA: Met office has forecast that on Thursday, rain-wind/thundershower is expected in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir, Gilgit Baltistan, Sindh and eastern Balochistan. Isolated heavy falls are also expected during the period. Past 24 Hour Weather Rain-wind/thundershower occurred in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir, Gilgit Baltistan and Chachro. Rainfall (mm): Punjab: Jhelum 69, Lahore (Shahdara 42, MisriRead More…

Deployment of traffic personnel in SPH on the cards

QUETTA: A meeting in connection with improving traffic system within the premises of Sandeman Provincial Hospital, Quetta was held on Wednesday in compliance with the directives of Chief Secretary Balochistan, Mathar Niaz Rana with Dr. Javed Akhtar, Medical Superintendent, Sandeman Provincial Hospital, Quetta. After thoroughly deliberating upon the issues pertaining to parking for vehicles and motorcycles inside hosRead More…

Scourge of corruption tarnished beauty of society: NAB

QUETTA: The scourge of corruption has tarnished the natural beauty of society; its various forms have blocked the path to merit, justice and durable development. The women are the basic unit of the society which has a key role in the betterment of the society. By engaging the female students, good results can be achieved against corruption and other social evils. These views were expressed by Director, National AccoRead More…

Levies force recovers stolen pickup vehicle

QUETTA: Levies force Mastung claimed to have recovered a pickup vehicle stolen from Major Chowk, Mastung, in an operation conducted in Shaireen-Ab area of Mastung on Tuesday. Four alleged accused were also arrested in the operation. Following the directions of Deputy Commissioner, Mastung, Major (Retd) Ilyas Kibzai, levies force, Mastung under the supervision of Assistant Commissioner, Mastung, Atta-ul-Munhim, RisalRead More…

Partly cloudy weather expected in most parts of Balochistan

QUETTA: Pakistan Meteorological Department Quetta Regional Center, Quetta, Tuesday forecast that partly cloudy weather is expected in most parts of the province. However, rain-thunderstorm is expected at isolated places in Musakhail, Killa Saifullah, Barkhan, Ziarat, Harnai, Kohlu, Dera Bugti, Nasirabad and its surrounding areas during the next 24 hours. Weather forecast for next 48 hours: rain-thunderstorm may occuRead More…

608 uplift schemes completed in B’stan: Shahwani

QUETTA: Liaquat Shahwani, spokesperson for provincial government has said that exemplary steps taken by Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan, for the development and good governance of the province could be judged from the fact that 984 incomplete development projects of the previous governments had been completed by the incumbent provincial government rather than leaving it incomplete. In a statement issued hRead More…

Partly cloudy weather expected in most parts of Balochistan

QUETTA: Pakistan Meteorological Department Quetta Regional Center, Quetta has forecast that partly cloudy weather is expected in most parts of the province. However, rain thunderstorms may occur at isolated places in Lasbella, Zhob, Barkhan, Musakhail and Kohlu during the next 24 hours. Weather forecast for next 48 hours; partly cloudy weather is expected in most parts of the province. However, rain thunderstorms mRead More…

Arrest of notorious bandit Nisar Ahmed applauded

QUETTA: Spokesperson for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Balochistan, Muhammad Asif Tarin, praised the services rendered by Pari Gul Tarin, Assistant Superintendent of Police, Quetta for apprehending notorious bandit Nisar Ahmed and called on the high-ups that exemplary punishment be inflicted upon the accused. In a statement issued here on Monday, he said that the whole nation was proud of the valour and courage ofRead More…

CS pays surprise visit to Quetta hospital

QUETTA: Chief Secretary, Balochistan, Mathar Niaz Rana, has said that provision of better healthcare facilities to the health sector was considered as a significant sign of development, hence, provision of healthcare facilities to all government hospitals be ensured. These views were expressed by him during surprise visit to Sandeman Provincial Hospital, Quetta here on Monday. During inspection of different departmeRead More…