CM Jam striving to provide equal opportunities: Rind

QUETTA:Parliamentary Secretary for Information, Bushra Rind has said that the provincial government under the leadership of Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan had been striving since the outset to provide equal opportunities for seeking education. In a statement issued here on Tuesday, Rind said that on one hand, the government was adopting measures to improve infrastructures of schools while on the other Read More…

Traders warn of protests against Sharafuddin’s arrest

QUETTA:Abdul Raheem Kakar, President, Markazi Anjuman-e-Tajiran Balochistan and Malik Muhammad Umer, Executive Member, Markazi Anjuman-e-Tajiran Musakhail have strongly condemned lodging of an FIR against Sharafuddin, President, Markazai Anjuman-e-Tajiran, Musakhail. In a statement on Tuesday, they said that duty of police were to maintain law and order situation, but Additional SHO, Musakhail and Hawaldar, PoliceRead More…

Plastic manufacturers delegation meets FPCCI president

QUETTA:Mian Nasser Hyatt Maggo, President of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry, while discussing with the visiting delegation from Pakistan Plastic Manufacturers Association, has said that the concept to utilize waste to generate energy may be introduced and the concerned ministries educated on this option. Chinese innovation and introduction of waste recycling is growing fast, he said in a Read More…

One person killed in Quetta accident

QUETTA:One person was killed in a road accident in Airport area of the provincial capital on Thursday. According to rescue sources, one person namely Roak Walter, 48, son of Yousaf Walter, a resident of Karachi, died in a traffic accident on Airport Road of Quetta city. The body was shifted to Sandeman Provincial Hospital, Quetta and later handed over to heirs after fulfilling necessary medico-legal formalitiesRead More…

PPP struggling for the supremacy of constitution: Jattak

QUETTA:Mir Ali Madad Jattak, President, Pakistan Peoples Party Balochistan has said that PPP and other political parties would be in the ground against the selected government if it tried to meddle with 18th constitutional amendment. These views were expressed by him while talking to different delegations that called on him here on Thursday. He said increase in ratio of financial corruption was a question mark forRead More…

Steps afoot to resolve issues about fencing Pak-Afghan border

QUETTA: Minister for Home and Tribal Affairs, Mir Zia Langove has said that government was taking concrete steps to address the issues relating to settlement along Pak-Afghan border. The issues of border were thoroughly being reviewed, hence, in order to solve issues relating to settlement along Pak-Afghan border areas, district administration and authorities of Board of Revenue had been directed to submit report Read More…

Cyclist killed in road mishap

QUETTA: A bus knocked down a cyclist near Jatak stop area of the provincial capital on Tuesday, killing him on the spot. According to rescue sources, a person was killed after his cycle was hit by a bus near Jatak stop area of the provincial capital. The body was shifted to Sandeman Provincial Hospital, Quetta and later handed over to heirs after fulfilling necessary medico-legal formalities; however, name of deceRead More…

Kareema Baloch’s body reaches native area

QUETTA: Minister for Finance Mir Zahoor Ahmed Buledi has said that the body of Kareema Baloch was shifted to her ancestral area Tump from Karachi with complete honour. He said rumors on social media in this regard were baseless and fabricated. The meeting of the Balochistan Provincial Assembly with Sardar Babar Khan Musakhail in the chair was held. In the meeting, murder case of Kareema Baloch, who had been killedRead More…

Outgoing IGP had farewell meeting with CM Kamal

QUETTA: Outgoing Inspector General of Police, Balochistan, Mohsin Hassan Butt had a farewell meeting with Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan at Chief Minister’s Secretariat here on Tuesday. Overall security situation of the province and other issues of bilateral interest came under discussion during the meeting. Appreciating the steps taken by Mohsin Hassan Butt for digitalization of police department and Read More…

Nominations invited for scholarships

QUETTA: Economic Affairs Division, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad has invited the nomination of eligible candidates from Government of Balochistan until February 28, 2021 for Merit Scholarship Programme announced by Islamic Development Bank (IsDB). Economic Affairs Division in its letter addressed, inter alia, to Additional Chief Secretary (Dev), Planning and Development Department, Government of Balochistan haRead More…