Swiss government rejects Brahumdagh Bugti’s request for asylum
Switzerland government has rejected  the banned Baloch Republican Party (BRP) Brahumdagh Bugti to seek political asylum. Swiss government has...
Five more bullet-riddled bodies found near Turbat
Five more bullet riddled bodies were found in Tajban area of Turbat Friday night. According to levies officials, the...
Three killed, 17 injured in road accident near Mastung
At least three persons were killed and seventeen other including women and children sustained injuries when a passenger coach...
Iran seeks extradition of arrested terror suspect
Iran has announced that it will send a delegation to Pakistan to seek the extradition of Jaish al-Nasr commander Abdo-Sattar Rigi, who Iranian officials claim, was arrested by Pakistani security forces earlier last week. According to officials in Islamabad, however, it was Jaish al-Adl head Abdul Salam Rigi – not... Read more
LEAs foil a terror Plot on Pakistan Day
Quetta: Law enforcement agencies  (LEAs) have arrested at least 3 terrorists. LEAs have foiled a terror bid to target Pakistan Day ceremonies in Quetta, arresting three militants and recovering arms and ammunition during the two different targeted operations in Quetta and Chaman. Home Minister Balochistan Sarfarazon Bugti on Friday while addressing the news... Read more
Elected LG raps. to aid in anti Polio drive in Baluchistan
 Secretary Health Balochistan Noorul Haq Baloch has said his department is going to restructure the anti-polio campaigns by involving more local elected members at the union council level across Balochistan. He was presiding over a high-level meeting to review the anti-polio campaigns in the largest but most sparsely populated province... Read more
Iran demands extradition of arrested terrorist commander
Iran earlier today demanded the extradition of a senior Jundullah commander, who was arrested over the weekend from Balochistan, Iran’s semi-official Fars news agency reported, according to an Associated Press report. The Fars agency quoted Chief of Iran’s branch of Interpol General Masoud Rezvani as saying that Tehran is... Read more
Loralai DPO attacked: 2 cops die, 2 including DPO wounded
A police convoy came under attack earlier yesterday,by some unidentified gunmen in Loralai district of Balochistan, leaving two policemen dead and two others wounded, including the District Police Officer (DPO) who is in a critical condition after sustaining three bullet injuries. “The District Police Officer Sherani, Shakir Kakar, received... Read more
Anti-Polio campaign postponed in 3 districts in Baluchistan
The second phase of the anti-polio virus campaign could not be launched in Quetta, Zhob and Sherani districts today because of inadequate security arrangements by the Balochistan government. The health department refused to send staff and volunteers to take part in the campaign without full security arrangements in the... Read more
Gas leak in Quetta: women and children burnt alive
At least three people including a woman and two children died due to gas leakage in Quetta early morning today. According to sources, gas was leaking from a dilapidated pipe in the  kitchen since last night. The women went into the kitchen to make breakfast and turned on the... Read more
COAS, PM attend CTF balochistan Passing out Parade
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Thursday attended passing-out parade of Balochistan’s Counter-Terrorism Force (CTF) in Quetta, Samaa reported. Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai, Chief Minister Balochistan Dr. Abdul Malik Baloch, Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti and other high officials of... Read more
Pak security forces liquidate 15 anti state elements
Pakistani paramilitary forces on Tuesday killed 15 separatist insurgents and lost one of their own men during a gun battle in a remote southwestern area, officials said. The clash took place at Basima, some 240 kilometres (150 miles) southwest of Quetta, the capital of restive Balochistan province which is... Read more
Gwadar port DG reappointed
President Mamnoon Hussain, on the advice of Prime Minister, has approved reappointment of Capt Abdul Raziq Durrani as Director General (Operations), Gwadar Port Authority (GPA). According to the Cabinet Division’s summary, the appointment will be effective from December 1, 2014 for a period of two years, on contract basis.... Read more
BLA frees  5 kidnapped hostages in Balochistan
Kidnappers freed five officials belonging to the Balochistan Irrigation Department earlier today. The officials had been abducted from the Pasni area of Balochistan’s Makran belt a day earlier.Police sources said that kidnappers freed all five hostages near Pasni. All hostages freed by kidnappers are in better condition, police said.... Read more
8 criminals arrested in Baluchistan province earlier today
Law enforcement agencies arrested eight criminals, including a key commander of a banned terrorist outfit from two separate areas of Balochistan earlier today. According to reports, sensitive agencies arrested three members of a banned terrorist outfit, including its key commander, from remote areas of Pishin. A huge cache of... Read more
Landmine Blast in Dera Murad Jamali kills 5
At least five people were killed and one injured when a pick-up truck hit a landmine in the southwestern province of Balochistan yesterday, officials said. The incident happened in the Chattar area of Dera Murad district, around 160 miles (257 kilometres) southeast of the provincial capital of Quetta. “Five... Read more
4 day anti-polio campaign in Baluchistan ends today
A four-day anti-polio campaign will conclude in 28 districts of Balochistan today (Thursday), the health department reported. In Quetta, the next phase of the  vaccination campaign will begin from January 23 till January 26. A target has been set to administer polio drops to 417,000 children below the age of five. 950 teams have been... Read more