Three injured after clash at Chaman border
At least three people were injured on Saturday when protesters clashed with security at the Pak-Aghan border crossing in...
CNG stations in Balochistan to remain shut for 15 days
All CNG stations in Balochistan would remain shut for 15 days from tomorrow (Tuesday) owing to low pressure in...
Youm-e-Ashur being observed today
Y0um-e-Ashur is being observed with due solemnity and sanctity to pay homage to the supreme sacrifices of Hazrat Imam...
Three injured after clash at Chaman border
At least three people were injured on Saturday when protesters clashed with security at the Pak-Aghan border crossing in Chaman, Balochistan. The clash reportedly started after a delay in verification of documents by security officials. The situation escalated leading to clash between the travelers and the security forces. Security... Read more
CNG stations in Balochistan to remain shut for 15 days
All CNG stations in Balochistan would remain shut for 15 days from tomorrow (Tuesday) owing to low pressure in Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) system. This was announced by an official of the SSGC here Monday. He said due to severe weather conditions in the province of Balochistan, availability... Read more
Youm-e-Ashur being observed today
Y0um-e-Ashur is being observed with due solemnity and sanctity to pay homage to the supreme sacrifices of Hazrat Imam Hussain (A.S), his family and companions in Karbala. Alam, Zuljinah and Taazia processions are being taken out in all small and big towns of the country. Ulema and Zakireen will... Read more
Eight terrorists killed in Rajanpur operation: Pakistan army
Troops Saturday killed at least eight militants in a gunfight in Gayandari area at Punjab- Balochistan border, the military said. The operation was part of the ongoing crackdown against militants being carried out by troops across Pakistan. “Eight terrorists have been killed and a security forces member embraced martyrdom,”... Read more
IS operative arrested in Balochistan
Law enforcement agencies (LEAs) arrested six terrorists including an Al-Qaeda and Islamic State (IS) operations commander in Balochistan district of Nushki. According to details, LEAs carried out a raid in Nushki and arrested six terrorists including the commander of Islamic State – Balochistan chapter. Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti said that... Read more
FC arrests five terrorists, seize explosives
Law enforcement agencies (LEAs) arrested  five suspected terrorists and seized explosives-laden vehicle in Guldar Baghicha, Chaman.  According to sources, Frontier Constabulary (FC) personnel and spy agencies officials raided three hideouts of terror suspects in a neighborhood in Guldar Baghicha, Chaman. DPO Asad Khan told the locals news channel ‘ARY News’... Read more
Paramilitary forces launch crackdown against militants in Balochistan
Quetta: Paramilitary forces killed three militants at the start of a crackdown on sectarian militant group in Balochistan, officials said on Thursday, following a spate of attacks targeting security forces. Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ), whose roots are in Punjab province, claimed responsibility for gunning down four policemen on Tuesday and four... Read more
39pc of Pakistanis live in poverty; Fata, Balochistan worst hit
Islamabad: Nearly 39 per cent of Pakistanis live in multidimensional poverty with the highest rates in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) and Balochistan. Though the national poverty rates have dropped from 55 to 39pc since 2004. According to Pakistan’s first ever Multidim­ensional Poverty Index (MPI), launched on Monday,... Read more
FY 2016-17 Balochistan budget  to be announced later today
The Balochistan government’s budget for fiscal year 2016-17  with a total outlay of Rs.288 billion will be presented in the provincial assembly later today at 4:00pm The budget will be presented by Chief Minister Balochistan; Nawaz Sanaullah Zehri. According to sources, the government giving priority to mega development schemes... Read more
Balochistan’s road link with KP, Punjab remains cut off
Quetta : Road link of Balochistan with Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Afghanistan remained cut off for the second consecutive day on Saturday as transporters observed a strike against kidnapping of Asad Khan Tareen, the son of Local Government Minister Sardar Mustafa Tareen. Armed men had kidnapped Mr Asad two... Read more
6 Afghan ‘terrorists’ nabbed from Balochistan, insists home minister
Balochistan Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti officially announced the arrest of at least six Afghan terrorists from the province. “Security forces have nabbed six Afghan terrorists involved in explosions, killings and other acts of terrorism in the provincial capital,” he announced in a press briefing on Thursday. Bugti said India’s premier... Read more
Enemies damaging Balochistan peace to foil CPEC: CM Balochistan
Chief Minister Nawab Sanaullah Zehri has said that, “our enemies were involved in hatching conspiracies and committing anti peace acts in Balochistan in order to foil mega project of China Pak Economic Corridor” (CPEC) adding that however they would not be allowed to implement their nefarious designs on our... Read more
NAB nabs former Balochistan Finance Adviser Khalid Langrove
Former Finance Adviser Balochistan Mir Khalid Langrove was apprehended by NAB Balochistan earlier today outside Balochistan High Court. According to details, Khalid Langrove had applied for a pre-arrest bail at Balochistan High Court. However, the High Court rejected Langrove’s interim pre-arrest bail request, following which he was arrested by... Read more
Balochistan govt to register all madressas with education department
Quetta : As part of the National Action Plan (NAP), Balochistan government has decided to register all seminaries in the province with the education department, it has been learnt. The provincial government has constituted a four member high level committee to review the registration process and perform legislation for... Read more