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Shahbaz, Achakzai discuss political situation
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Shahbaz Sharif met Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party chief Mehmood Khan Achakzai here in Quetta on Sunday and discussed the overall situation of the province and country.
Fri May 17, 2013
Backed by PkMAP and NP, PML-N to lead Balochistan coalition
QUETTA In a major breakthrough for government making efforts in Balochistan, the Pakistan Muslim League , Pashtunkhwa Mili Awami Party and National Party announced formation of government in the province on Friday night.
Thu May 16, 2013
A security official shows a detonated grenade
Tue May 14, 2013
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Sharif's party may form coali...
QUETTA: The party of Pakistan's incoming prime minister Nawaz Sharif is likely to form a coalition government with nationalists in the country's troubled southwest, officials said yesterday.
The Long War Journal
IMU suicide bomber targeted top police commander in Quetta
The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan claimed credit for yesterday's suicide attack in Quetta that targeted the chief of police in the southern Pakistani city.
Mon May 13, 2013
Nawaz to be friends with US and India
Nawaz promised Pakistan's 'full support' as the United States withdraws combat troops from Afghanistan next year and made overtures to nuclear rival India in a briefing with the foreign media at his family estate outside Lahore.
The Daily Star
Halting Pakistan's slide into religious-sectarian strife
There have been worrying signs of breakdown in ethnic relations in Pakistan including accounts of ethnic Hazaras taking up arms and forming their own militia after bombings in Quetta, and Christian protesters clashing with police in Lahore in response to anti-Christian mob violence earlier this year.
Blast in Pakistan's Quetta kills at least 6
ROUGH CUT STORY: The Inspector General of Police of Pakistan's restive Balochistan Province narrowly escaped a suicide attack on Sunday that killed at least six people and wounded 46 others, officials said.
Car bomb kills at least six and injures scores more after a bloody...
A car bomb killed at least six people and wounded over 50 others after exploding outside a police chief's house in Pakistan.
BNP-M rejects general election results
Staff Report QUETTA: The Balochistan National Party-Mengal on Sunday renounced the results of the election on various polling stations and demanded the ECP either recounts the votes or conduct a new election.
Sun May 12, 2013
Poll results suggest victory for Baloch nationalists
Although the Election Commission of Pakistan has not announced results yet; however, the unofficial results suggest a clear victory for the nationalist parties in the province.
6 killed, 45 injured in suicide attack at police chief house in Quetta, Pakistan
At least six people were killed and 45 got injured in a suicide car attack on Balochistan province 's police chief house in Pakistan's southwest city of Quetta on Sunday night, reported local media Dawn.
Three killed in Pakistan blast
At least three people were killed and 40 injured when a blast occurred in the Quetta city of Pakistan's Balochistan province late Sunday, Geo news reported.
Sat May 11, 2013
Pakistan election 2013: Nawaz Sharif declares victory in Pakistan...
Early results make it almost certain that Sharif will become prime minister of the country for a third time after Pakistan's 'most deadly election' Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif declared victory in a jubilant speech to supporters as results from Saturday's election showed a clear lead for his party, as bombs and gunfire killed more than a 100 voters.
Six killed in SW Pakistan vote violence: official
At least six people, including two paramilitary soldiers, were shot dead on Saturday in election-related violence in Pakistan's troubled southwest during historic polls, an official said.
Fri May 10, 2013
International Business Times
Pakistan Begins Voting in Momentous Election amid Heavy Security
A policeman carries ballot boxes, polling booths and polling materials with an election worker before transporting them to polling stations - Reuters has begun voting in a momentous election where a civilian government will hand over power to another democratically elected administration for the first time ever in 66 years.
Four labourers die of suffocation in Mastung
QUETTA: At least four labourers working deep in well died of suffocation in Mastung district of Balochistan, official sources said on Friday.