In every week, second Balochistan mine blast claims seven lives

— AFP/File A mine in Balochistan’s Harnai District collapsed on Tuesday taking the lives of seven miners who had been working inside, Geo News reported. This was the second incident within the province this week. Chief Inspector of Mines Shafqat Fayyaz mentioned a build-up of methane gasoline within the mine brought on an explosion as… Continue reading In every week, second Balochistan mine blast claims seven lives

Makran Coastal Highway: Balochistan’s bridge across time and space!

In his recent interview with GVS, CM Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan referred to this gigantic structure running along the Arabian sea as “Balochistan Coastal Highway” – both sardars and the commoners agree that generations will remember this engineering feat to come and has laid the foundation for integrating the far-flung areas of Balochistan with the… Continue reading Makran Coastal Highway: Balochistan’s bridge across time and space!

Awaran and the Fate of Internees

Attaining the status of a district in 1992, Awaran, which is in the South of the province of Balochistan, emerged slowly and gradually as the most backward district of the province. The district, however, remained at the brutal grip of backwardness since its 1992 inception. Then the horrendous earthquake of 2013 further added salt to… Continue reading Awaran and the Fate of Internees

‘Going charge to change into a Balochistan senator Rs500-700 million,’ says PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan pictured throughout an interview, on February 11, 2021. Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday stated that the going charge to change into a senator in Balochistan “has now hit Rs500-700 million”, as he defined why the PTI authorities seeks to introduce the open balloting methodology in Senate polls. The prime minister… Continue reading ‘Going charge to change into a Balochistan senator Rs500-700 million,’ says PM Imran Khan

CM Balochistan blames previous govts for misappropriation of funds

CM Balochistan Mr. Alyani reached Zhob for a one-day visit on Sunday where he was received by provincial Minister for Live­stock Haji Mitha Khan Kakar and other senior officials at the airport. He was briefed about the Sherani Town’s development project. Talking to the reporters during his visit, Alyani claimed that the previous governments had… Continue reading CM Balochistan blames previous govts for misappropriation of funds

Liaquat Shahwani says Balochistan govt is not going to abandon its college students

Balochistan authorities Spokesperson Liaquat Shahwani addressing a press convention in Quetta on October 26, 2020. Photo: Screengrab through Geo News QUETTA:  Balochistan authorities spokesperson Liaquat Shahwani on Thursday mentioned that the federal government will “not leave its students alone” and “do whatever it can to help them out.” According to a information story by Geo.television,… Continue reading Liaquat Shahwani says Balochistan govt is not going to abandon its college students

LCCI praises PM Khan’s efforts to curb petrol smuggling

In a statement issued on Monday, he praised the PM’s efforts to curb the menace of petrol smuggling and stressed that concrete steps should also be taken to eradicate the smuggling of imported food items. The statement further said that the entire business community not only appreciated the government’s efforts to put an end to… Continue reading LCCI praises PM Khan’s efforts to curb petrol smuggling

Balochistan fisherman warned towards storm

As per particulars, sturdy winds are probably within the coastal areas of Balochistan from right this moment until Monday.The Met Office has warned of a hurricane and ask the fisherman to stay alert.Authorities have warned fishermen in Balochistan to chorus from venturing deep into the ocean from right this moment until Monday.Authorities have warned fishermen… Continue reading Balochistan fisherman warned towards storm

Balochistan approves its first digital policy

The aim of the 2020-2021 Balochistan digital policy is to provide e-governance, public access to digital services, and provision of cheap, standard, and high-speed internet facilities. Besides that, the promotion of Information Communication Technologies (ICT) companies in the province through digital capability, digital economy, software and IT parks are also a part of the plan.… Continue reading Balochistan approves its first digital policy

The unceasing plight of Hazara community

The conclusion of the Hazara sectarian killings issue in Machh, followed by six days of protesting by the bereaved, is this: one man’s ego prevailed over the plight of many. Politics prevailed over humanity. And obstinance of power, prevailed over the languish of broken hearts. The Hazara killings in Machh, on January 3rd, may have… Continue reading The unceasing plight of Hazara community