Friday Jul 11
Pak, Afghan officials meet to discuss polio eradication : July 12, 2014,
QUETTA: A two-day regional cross-border coordination meeting on polio eradication between Balochistan and southern Afghanistan was held in Quetta in collaboration with UNICEF.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
Malaysian National News Agency
Health Minister Applauds UAE's Health Efforts In Pakistan
Pakistan's Minister of State for National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar has hailed the United Arab Emirates' support to the country's health sector through the implementation of health projects in various regions of the country.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Five policemen killed in Pakistan
At least five policemen were killed in two separate firing incidents in Pakistan, media reported Monday.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Smuggling impeding Pak-Afghan trade
The Khyber Pass, being an integral part of the Silk Road, has historically been an important pathway between the sub-continent and Afghanistan.
Arsalan appointed to recognise services of his father: Dr Malik : July 06, 2014,
Dr Baloch was addressing a joint press conference with the National Party chief, Senator Hasil Bizenjo in Islamabad to dispel what they called were "misunderstandings" with regard to the controversial appointment.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The walking dead
Human Rights Watch recently released a heart-rending report titled 'We are the Walking Dead' on the plight of the Shia Hazara community in Balochistan.
Arsalan resigns as BoI vice chairman : July 03, 2014,
QUETTA Arsalan Iftikhar has voluntarily stepped down from the position of vice chairman of the Board of Investment of Balochistan.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Provincialism of Sigmar Polke
Installation view, 'Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963-2010' at the Museum of Modern Art, April 19-August 3, 2014 The Museum of Modern Art's current offerings include, just possibly, the world's most brilliant student of a certain kind of art.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
The Indian Express
The great Game Folio: Kashmir rail
A fortnightly column on the high politics of the Af-Pak region, the fulcrum of global power play in India's neighbourhood.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Balochistan polio-free: myth or reality? : July 01, 2014,
QUETTA: The world is set to eradicate poliovirus from the face of the earth, but Pakistan ranks in the lists of the countries, along with Afghanistan and Nigeria, where the virus still thrives.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Humans Rights Watch
Pakistan: Rampant Killings of Shia by Extremists
"Sunni extremists have targeted Hazara with guns and bombs while they participate in religious processions, pray in mosques, travel to work, or just go about daily life.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Poetry in English
According to Haaretz Israeli news November 25, 2012 Since the first Qassam rocket Fell on Israel in April 2001 59 Israelis have been killed 4,717 Palestinians and counting Have been eliminated with Israeli bombs Mostly civilians and children Golda Meir said There is no such thing as a Palestinian people If you don't exist Can you be murdered? ... (more)
Karzai: 'Foreigners' Behind Taliban Offensive
Afghan President Hamid Karzai in the past has often used the term "foreign interests" to describe Pakistan without specifically naming the country.
Relief camps for IDPs set up in Balochistan : June 26, 2014,
QUETTA Pakistan Army has established a number of relief camps in Balochistan for displaced people of Waziristan tribal area, according to a press release issued by the Inter Services Public Relations on Thursday.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
BISP beneficiaries to serve at Pizza Hut
The Pizza Hut management on Tuesday issued appointment letters to 13 BISP beneficiaries/nominees for newly established Pizza Hut branch in Quetta.
BA legislators term budget people-friendly
QUETTA: The legislators during the session of the Provincial Assembly termed Balochistan Budget 2014-15 people-friendly.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
Political agents misinforming army, says Afridi
Rehmat Shah Afridi, Editor, The Frontier Post, has alleged that political agents are misinforming the Army about the situation in their respective areas because of their vested interests.
Couple, son beaten to death for love marriage in Pakistan
A Pakistani couple was killed along with their four-year-old child in an apparent honour killing by their relatives in Quetta in south-western Pakistan, a media report said.
Sigmar Polke's Sad, Sinister Little Movie of a Monkey and a Bear
Installation view of "Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963-2010", The Museum of Modern Art, April 19-August 3, 2014 , New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn, Germany) A little more than a week after sitting on a short, narrow bench and watching a video projection of Sigmar Polke's 34:33-minute 16mm film, "Quetta's Hazy Blue Sky / Afghanistan-Pakistan" , I returned to ... (more)
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Environmental Tribunal judge shot dead in Quetta
QUETTA/Islamabad - Unknown gunmen Friday opened fire on Environmental Tribunal Judge Sakhi Sultan in Shahbaz Town of the Balochistan capital, killing him instantly.