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

    Thursday Jul 2 | 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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  2. Pakistan: Another polio case confirmed in BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | 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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  3. No child left behind: The struggle of polio workers in BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | 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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  4. Pakistan: Legal action for parents, teachers who refuse polio vaccination for childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. Fighting Resistance To Administer Polio DropsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Global Voices Online

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  9. Taliban attacks in Pakistan kill 5 police officers, wound 10; PM condemns the 'cowardly acts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Weyburn Review

    The Pakistani Taliban killed five police officers in a rocket attack in country's southwest, authorities and a Taliban spokesman said Friday. Another Taliban attack on a police bus in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi left 10 people wounded.

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  10. Pakistani Taliban promotes 'Muhajideen Special Group,' training campRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Long War Journal

    The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan released a lengthy video of fighters from its "Mujahideen Special Group" who are training at a camp in northwestern Pakistan. The Pakistani Taliban, which has advertised the Mujahideen Special Group as its version of special forces, shows the fighters going throw various stages of instruction.

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  11. 11 TTP men arrested from Quetta suburbs : April 06, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Daily Times

    QUETTA: Frontier Corps Balochistan claimed to have arrested at least 11 terrorists, including four suicide bombers, of banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan during a raid in Kuchlak, suburbs of Quetta, on Sunday and also seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition, spokesperson for FC Balochistan said. Security forces acting upon the intelligence information have launched a massive search operation against the militants of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan in Quetta's Kuchlak area, about 40 kilometres off downtown.

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  12. Six militants killed in Pakistan military operationRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    At least six militants were killed and several injured when Pakistani security forces launched an operation in Balochistan province on Friday afternoon. The dead included two suicide bombers who blew themselves up when the forces surrounded them.

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  13. Five Policemen Killed as Militants Attack Checkpost in PakRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Outlook

    Five policemen have been killed in an attack by Taliban militants on a police checkpost in Pakistan's troubled Balochistan province. The attack took place late last night in the Mekhtar area of Loralai district.

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  14. Taliban attacks in Pakistan kill 5 police officers, wound 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Daily-Jeff.com

    The Pakistani Taliban killed five police officers in a rocket attack in country's southwest, authorities and a Taliban spokesman said Friday. Another Taliban attack on a police bus in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi left 10 people wounded.

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  15. PM condemns Loralai and Karachi attacks on security forces : March 27, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Daily Times

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has strongly condemned the killing of security personnel in Loralai and bomb attack at a police van in Karachi. He deplored the loss of precious lives and extended condolences to the families of those who lost their lives.

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  16. Taliban kill five police, injure 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Independent.ie

    Five police officers have been killed in a Taliban rocket attack in south-west Pakistan, authorities and a Taliban spokesman said today. Militants fired a rocket late yesterday at a vehicle carrying five police officers in the Loralai district of south-western Baluchistan province, killing all of them, provincial home secretary Akbar Durrani said today.

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  17. Two Deadly Attacks Target Pakistani PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Two policemen were killed and 14 others wounded in a bomb blast in the southern port city of Karachi early on March 27, local officials said. The bomb attached to a motorcycle exploded as a bus carrying police officers to a training academy was passing, they said.

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  18. Reforms in private education industry Of BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Nation

    The government educational institutes in Balochistan have failed to impart quality education. Consequently, private schools have been established to fill the vacuum.

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  19. Another polio case appears in Quetta : March 17, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Daily Times

    QUETTA: A new case of poliovirus was confirmed in a three-month-old boy in Quetta climbing the total number of cases to three in Balochistan while 20 in Pakistan. According to an official of Emergency Operation Cell Balochistan, poliovirus type-one was confirmed in a three-month-old boy Abdul Rehman Achakzai, a resident of Pashtunabad, said a press release.

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  20. Alarming situation of polio cases : March 10, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Daily Times

    Sir: On March 7, 2015, three new polio cases, two in district Dadu of Sindh and one in Balochistan's Loralai district were detected. It is an alarming situation because a total of 16 polio cases have been reported from across Pakistan within two months of the current year.

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