Balochistan: Pakistani forces kill five abducted Baloch in fake encounter

By | April 28th, 2017|Categories: Recent News|Tags: , , , , |

The tortured and mutilated bodies of five previously abducted Baloch activists including a leader of the Baloch National Movement (BNM) were found in Mand region of district Kech Balochistan on Thursday. Sources in the local authorities (Levies) said that the dead bodies were ‘fished out’ from a narrow river called ‘Mandig Kaor’ in Hozi region of [...]

The census and Balochistan

By | March 19th, 2017|Categories: Recent News|Tags: , , , |

The census is being conducted in Pakistan after two decades. It is good to calculate the population, the resource-to-population ratio, households and expenditures. However, it is unfortunate that Balochistan might suffer the most in terms of resource allocation as the census might count the Afghan refugees residing in the province as citizens. This will mean the [...]