A dearth of female journalists in Balochistan

By | June 3rd, 2017|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , |

The lack of women journalists in the newsrooms of conservative Pakistan is depriving more than half the country of representation and a voice in the media. In larger metropolitan areas, you will come across a few women journalists, but in many areas of the country you won’t find a single one. In developed countries such as the UK [...]

How ISI is turning Balochistan into a mass grave

By | May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , |

The notorious intelligence wing of Pakistan Army, the ISI, has been waging a brutal and relentless war against its own citizens in Balochistan. The killings and abductions of innocent Baloch men and women have been so rampant that it has become difficult to hide the figures and the anonymous graves scattered the biggest province of Pakistan. [...]

Gunmen kill 10 labourers in Balochistan’s Gwadar

By | May 13th, 2017|Categories: Recent News|Tags: , , , , |

Gunmen on motorbikes opened fire on construction workers, killing 10 in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan, officials said Saturday. Mineral-rich Balochistan has been plagued for decades by a separatist uprising and sectarian killings. Gunmen have previously targeted labourers seen as outsiders in the region. "Two gunmen riding on motorbikes opened fire on a group of construction workers [...]

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 [...]