Patriotic Baloch continue to reintegrate voluntarily with mainstream society: DG ISPR
Director General of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) has said that self realisation by misled Balochs reflects success of relentless efforts by...
Over 300 Baloch rebels surrender arms in Quetta
More than 300 Baloch rebels including 17 commanders, surrendered their arms during an event at Balochistan Assembly Saturday morning....
COAS terms Balochi youth as an engine of national development
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Qamar Javed Bajwa has termed Balochi youth as an engine of national development. COAS...
Turbat Killing: Eight levies personnel arrested after
Trubat: Eight levies personnel have been arrested after Turbat incident that claimed 20 lives of labourers, in an under construction bridge in Gadgan. According to the Balochistan’s home secretary, the services of arrested personnel have also been suspended. Read: Twenty laborers killed in Turbat The levies sources said that the laborers... Read more
Large cache of weapons recovered in Dera Murad Jamali operation
Dera Murad Jamali: Frontier Corp (FC) soldiers carried out a search operation in Dera Murad Jamali on Friday in which a large cache of arms and ammunition was recovered, a spokesman for the paramilitary force said. The recovered weapons include anti-aircraft guns and 22 SMGs, two G3 rifles rocket... Read more
Two execution stayed in Machh Jail
Quetta: Execution of two brothers, Ali Gul and Mir Gul alias Meero, who were scheduled to be executed early on Thursday in Central Jail Machh in Bolan, has been stayed after pardoned by family. The convicts Ali Gul and Mir Gul alias Meero murdered Imtiaz and Ghulam Hussain over old enmity... Read more
Security forces arrest 11 terrorists in Quetta
Quetta: Security forces arrested 11 suspected terrorists in Kuchlak area of Quetta, today (Sunday). According to Frontier Corps (FC) spokesperson, in a targeted raid at two houses in Kuchlak arrested 11 terrorists. The FC spokesperson claimed that terrorists belonged to a banned militant outfit and they were planning terrorist activity in... Read more
Jail officials receive notification to interrogate Mirza
QUETTA: Machh jail officials received a notification on Saturday to interrogate Saulat Mirza. Yesterday, moving on the directives of the federal government, Sindh government formed a new six-member Joint Investigation Team to afresh interrogate death row prisoner Saulat Mirza. The JIT will visit the Machh jail, however the date... Read more
Feud claims three lives in Nasirabad
NASIRABAD: At least three people of a single family were overnight shot to death over a family feud in Naseerabad area of Babakot. According to police, the deceased include a man, his son and a five-year daughter. Police said an old-seated feud is responsible for the massacre of Magsi... Read more
Six terrorists killed in Quetta operation
Quetta: At least six suspected terrorists including two suicide bombers were killed in an operation led by security forces in the Sanjawi district. “The suspects were involved in abduction of security officials and citizens,” Spokesman FC said. According to the reports, security forces raided an area in Sanjawi district... Read more
Scanning equipment to be deployed on Baluchistan-Sindh
Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah is pushing hard for the deployment and installation of scanning equipment along the border of Sindh and Balochistan to prevent terrorists from sneaking in and out of the province. “I will talk to the Balochistan government and together we will work out a... Read more
6 militants killed along with 1 FC personnel in Baluchistan
Six suspected insurgents were killed and several others injured in an operation in Mashkay area of Awaran district by the Frontier Corps Balochistan. One security personnel embraced martyrdom in the clash. According to a press handout issued by the Frontier Corps (FC) in Quetta, the Frontier Corps launched a... Read more
4 drivers kidnapped in Mastung district: Baluchistan
Gunmen seized four drivers at gunpoint in Mastung district, about 70 kilometres away from the provincial capital of Balochistan, yesterday. “The gunmen were riding on motorcycles. They opened fire on eight oil tankers in the Kirdgap area of Mastung,” a senior official of the Balochistan Levies told the media.... Read more
Hub Road Accident: Four dead as truck shears rickshaw
Hub: At least four people were killed while others received serious injures in a roadside accident late on Thursday night. According to Hub police “a over speeding truck ran over an auto rickshaw near Bhawani a suburb of Hub killing four and other injured”. The police officials also confirmed that three passengers of... Read more
Quetta’s first polio case reported
A new polio case was confirmed in Quetta, as a three-day, nationwide immunisation campaign against the crippling disease kicked off earlier this week. The latest case takes the total count to three in Balochistan and 20 Pakistan since the start of this year. An official of the Balochistan Emergency... Read more
5 cops arrested in Turbat over custodial killing
Five policemen were arrested in Turbat earlier yesterday for their suspected involvement in the murder of two suspects in police custody six days ago. On March 10, two men – Nasir Baloch from Panjgur and Saddam Sudeer Baloch from Turbat – had died under mysterious circumstances after being locked by... Read more
Quetta receives heavy rain
Areas of Balochistan including Quetta, Kalat, Khuzdar, Mastung, Chaman, Pishin, Lasbella, Dalbandin, Sibbi, Barkhan and Panjgur received heavy rain yesterday. The rain turned weather pleasant and dropped mercury down. The rain, however, caused overflowing of sewerage system in the city. The rainfall recorded in respective districts including Dalbandin, 07.0mm,... Read more