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  1. SC reserves verdict in PB-16 Loralai election matter : January 27, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday reserved a verdict in election matter over Balochistan Assembly's PB-16 Loralai constituency. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali reserved the verdict in the case after hearing arguments of both the parties.

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  2. Underprivileged to get free medical treatment facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Long considered a prerogative of the privileged segment of society, the newly launched National Healthcare Programme seeks to bring the health facilities, especially for the potentially fatal diseases within reach of the poor and deprived sections. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has launched the National Health Programme to ensure medical treatment for families living below the poverty line.

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  3. Pakistan: Polio count for 2015 reaches 52Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Crofs Blogs

    The sample of a four-year-old boy from Rahimyar Khan in Punjab has tested positive for poliovirus, taking the count of polio cases of 2015 to 52. This is reportedly the first case in the district in the past four years. EDO Health Basharat Hussain said the child had come from Loralai in October last year and was vaccinated by the health department.

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  4. NHA corruption scam: Chairman allots contract to blue-eyed persons : January 07, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD A mega corruption scandal was unearthed in the National Highways Authority as Chairman Shahid Ashraf Tarrar and General Manager Mukhtar Durrani allotted tenders worth Rs 8.5 billion of rupees to blue-eyed persons and companies violating the rules and regulations. According to details, NHA sought applications from contractors for construction of highways on N-50 from Zohb to Mughalkot and on N-70 from Qila Saifuallah to Loralai under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor .

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  5. Six small dams completed in Loralai: minister : December 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Daily Times

    Balochistan Forest, Wildlife and Environment Minister Balochistan, Obaidullah Jan Babat has said six small dams have been completed in Loralai. Talking to Radio Pakistan he said a mega project of construction of new dams costing rupees 400 million was also proposed which would be implemented soon.

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  6. Pakistan Investment Conference: PASDEC to fetch foreign investment in marble sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Stone Development Company will participate in 'Pakistan Investment Conference' to attract foreign investment in marble and granite sector of Pakistan. The conference would be held in Islamabad on November 4 and 5. More than 300 prominent foreign and local investors, businessmen, decision makers and experts would be present at the conference.

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  7. 'Baloch rebels likely to join mainstream politics'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | Daily Times

    LORALAI Senior Minister of Balochistan Sanaullah Zehri has said that estranged people of the province will also join mainstream politics shortly as talks with them are in progress. "Our talks with estranged Balochs are in progress and we hope they will join mainstream politics shortly," he told a questioner here.

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  8. Nisar says future of Pakistan linked to peace in Balochistan : October 10, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | Daily Times

    Federal Minister for Interior Affairs Chaudhry Nisar on Saturday declared involvement of Pakistan's enemies behind the mischief in Balochistan. The minister attended passing out parade of Frontier Corps being held in Loralai and also inspected the training session of the cadets.

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  9. World eying Balochistan's resources: NisarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | Daily Times

    LORALAI Minister for Interior Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan on Thursday said that world was eying on natural resources of Balochistan. He was addressing a ceremony held in connection with 57th passing-out parade of Balochistan Frontier Corps here at the Jinnah Stadium.

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  10. UNHCR repatriates 50,000 Afghan refugees : August 27, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees claimed that the refugee agency has facilitated the return of over 50,000 registered Afghan refugees from Pakistan so far this year under the agency's largest and longest running voluntary repatriation programme. The UNHCR, as part of its facilitated group return initiative, on Wednesday assisted a group of 550 registered Afghan refugees return to Herat from its voluntary repatriation centre in Baleli, Quetta, bringing the total number of refugees returned through Balochistan to 9,000, so far this year.

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  11. Ziarat Residency attacker arrested : July 13, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Daily Times

    QUETTA: Balochistan Frontier Corps and the intelligence agencies have arrested a wanted militant, Baz Muhammad, in an operation in Loralai. Radio Pakistan, quoting an FC spokesman reported that Baz was involved in destroying Ziarat Residency.

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  12. Another polio case confirmed in Quetta : July 03, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Daily Times

    QUETTA: A four-year-old boy has contacted crippling polio disease in Pashtunabad neighbourhood of the city. Balochistan Emergency Operation Centre Coordinator Dr Syed Saifur Rehman confirmed the eruption of polio case on Thursday.

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  13. Pakistan: Another polio case confirmed in BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    QUETTA: Another child fell prey to the crippling polio virus in the capital of Balochistan on Thursday. The latest case was found in a 4-year-old child, who is the resident of Quetta's Pashtoonabad area.

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  14. No child left behind: The struggle of polio workers in BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    As is typical for Pashtun women, Arifa's face is covered by a loose white scarf when I meet her. But with direct eye contact, she projects an air of self-confidence that no scarf can hide.

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  15. Pakistan: Legal action for parents, teachers who refuse polio vaccination for childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    The Balochistan government has decided to enact a law enabling law enforcement agencies to take action against parents and heads of educational institutions refusing the administration of anti-polio drops to children. Confirming the news, Secretary Health Balochistan Noorul Haq Baloch said his department had proposed a law under which parents and heads of schools and religious seminaries will not only be held responsible for the refusal of anti-polio vaccination but action will also be taken against them.

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  16. Development budgets of HEC remain stagnant in 2015-16 Federal BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | The Nation

    Islamabad: The federal government has not felt the need to increase the development budgets of the Higher Education Commission in the federal budget fiscal year 2015-16. The government has allocated Rs 20.5 billion for the new and ongoing schemes of HEC in Public Development Sector Programme 2015 16, increasing only Rs 843 million as compared to the last year.

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  17. Crackdown in Balochistan leaves 29 militants deadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Nation

    At least 29 militants were killed in an operation led by Frontier Constabulary throughout Balochistan against insurgency and terrorism. This was revealed by FC DIG Brig Tahir and Balochistan Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti, addressing a press conference in Quetta.

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  18. Anti-polio drive suspended in Pakistan for security reasonsRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    An anti-polio drive was suspended on Thursday in Pakistan's Quetta city due to authorities' failure to provide adequate security to polio administration teams, media reports said. A source in the the Balochistan health department said the anti-polio drive would be re-launched on Friday after appropriate security was provided by the administration, Dawn reported.

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