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Balochistan players fined for personal abuse: PCB

Balochistan players Mohammad Junaid and Akhtar Shah have been fined 50 percent of their match fee for level 2 offences relating to personal abuse of a player, player support personnel, umpire or match referee during a match in their team’s…

Low-intensity earthquake hits Zhob

QUETTA: An earthquake measuring 3.1 on the Richter scale jolted Zohb and its adjoining areas in Balochistan province on Thursday night. According to National Seismic Monitoring Centre, Islamabad, the epicenter of the quake which struck…

HRCP releases fact-finding report on Balochistan

ISLAMABAD: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has released a detailed report after a fact-finding mission to Balochistan. Titled Balochistan: Neglected Still, the report states that Balochistan continues to be shortchanged…

Seven injured as back to back explosions rock Quetta

QUETTA:  At least seven people including a journalist have been wounded in two powerful explosions in Quetta's  Khezi Chowk on Thursday evening. The first blast, according to security sources, took place inside the office of a transport…

Balochistan cabinet briefed on Ehsaas program

QUETTA: PM's Special Assistant on Social Protection Dr Sania Nishtar flew to Quetta and briefed the Balochistan Cabinet about the Ehsaas Program of the federal government. The cabinet was chaired by Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal…

Met Office forecasts near normal monsoon in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Metrological Department (PMD) forecasts overall near normal monsoon in the country. PMD has suggested to federal and provincial governments for correct and quick response, adequate safeguards and Remedial measures…

Mastermind of Chinese consulate attack arrested

ISLAMABAD: Rashid Brohi, the suspected mastermind of the 2018 bomb and gun attack on the Chinese consulate in Karachi, has been captured. Brohi, a member of defunct Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA), was wanted by Pakistan for planning…