Death toll rises to 25 in blast near mosque in Balochistan

By | May 12th, 2017|Categories: Recent News|Tags: , , , |

The death toll in blast near a mosque in Baluchistan’s Mastung area on Friday has risen to 25. Geo News quoted Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (F) leader Maulana Abdul Malik, as saying that Deputy Chairman Senate Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri had been injured in the incident. He added that the bomb was targeted at a vehicle carrying Haideri. Geo News, quoting sources, said Haideri has been [...]

Balochistan: 3 Pakistani civilians killed, 17 injured in Afghan firing

By | May 5th, 2017|Categories: Recent News|Tags: , , , |

At least three Pakistani civilians were killed and 17 others injured as Afghan border forces opened fire on security personnel guarding a census team in Balochistan on Friday, police said. The incident took place in Chaman area near the Afghan border, Dawn online reported. The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) issued a statement that said Afghan Border [...]

We’ll lose elders of Balochistan as well if atrocities continue: Zardari

By | April 7th, 2017|Categories: Recent News|Tags: , , , , , |

Pakistan Peoples Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Friday voiced fears that if atrocities continued in Balochistan, the state would also lose the elders of the province after its youth. Addressing a political gathering organised by PPP, Zardari said that he loved Balochistan as much as he loved his country Pakistan. "I got recognition from Sindh [...]

20,000 new TB cases emerge in Balochistan every year: expert

By | March 25th, 2017|Categories: Recent News|Tags: , , , , |

Tuberculosis is becoming a serious threat in Balochistan as there has been a steady increase in cases reported in the province. About 20,000 new cases of tuberculosis (TB) are reported in Balochistan every year, according to experts. Most of the patients come from the far flung areas of province and border regions. Treatment of diseases is [...]