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Beijing raps Pakistan on Chinese nationals' safety.

Beijing yesterday delivered a stern message to Islamabad saying it needs to improve and enhance the safety of Chinese citizens living in Pakistan.The message to Pakistan to "take more effective measures" came a day after a Chinese couple were kidnapped in restive Balochistan.

- Times Of India - IN

China raps Pak on safety of its citizens there .

Beijing yesterday delivered a stern message to Islamabad saying it needs to improve and enhance the safety of Chinese citizens living in Pakistan.The message to Pakistan to "take more effective measures" came a day after a Chinese couple were kidnapped in restive Balochistan.

- Times Of India - IN

Chinese nationals kidnapped in Pak highlights risks along CPEC: Chinese Media.

, May 26 : After a Chinese couple was abducted from Quetta's Jinnah Town, in Balochistan Province of Pakistan on Wednesday, the state run Global Times said that the incident highlights the risks along the China Pakistan Economic Corridor .The restive region of Balochistan is in the center of the CPEC which is expected to ...

- Sify - IN

Two Chinese Nationals Kidnapped in Pakistan.

At Reuters, Gul Yousufzai and Saad Sayeed report that armed men in Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan, Pakistan, on Wednesday kidnapped two Chinese nationals working

- China Digital Times - CN

Joint plan to rescue kidnapped Chinese.

CHINA will work with Pakistan to make every effort to rescue two Chinese nationals abducted in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Wednesday, a foreign ministry spokesman said yesterday. Lu Kang told a daily press briefing that China attached great importance to the safety and security of Chinese nationals overseas ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

China asks Pakistan to ensure safety of its nationals.

Condemning the kidnapping of a Chinese couple from Jinnah Town area of Quetta, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said the authorities from the two countries are working together to rescue them.

- Zee News - IN

China seeks action from Pak to rescue kidnapped couple.

China has stepped up pressure on Pakistani authorities "to take every necessary measure" to rescue a Chinese couple who were abducted near Quetta, the capital of Balochistan province which also houses the Gwadar port.

- Times Of India - IN

BLF claims responsibility of attacks on Pakistani forces.

, May 25 : Baloch Liberation Army on Thursday claimed responsibility for an attack on aPakistan army check-post in Turbat district in which two army personnels were injured .Balochistan Liberation Front spokesman said, Baloch fighters attacked check-post in Turbat district Kech with hand grenades on Wednesday night in which ...

- Sify - IN

Naval Air Station in Turbat becomes operational, will provide support to CPEC.

Operationalisation Ceremony of Naval Air Station Turbat was held at PNS Siddiq, at Turbat Balochistan on Thursday, said press release issued by Pakistan Navy.Minister for Defence Khawaja Asif was the chief guest on the occasion whereas Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Mohammad Zakaullah also attended the ceremony. Khawaja ...

- DAWN - PK

China asks Pakistan to 'take all necessary measures' to recover abducted nationals.

A three member-police investigation team was formed Thursday to probe the kidnapping of two Chinese nationals from Quetta and ensure their safe recovery as the Chinese foreign ministry asked Pakistani authorities to take all necessary measures and do their best to rescue the kidnapped Chinese.' Police sources told Dawn.com ...

- DAWN - PK

China asks Pakistan to 'take all necessary measures' to recover its nationals.

A three member-police investigation team was formed Thursday to probe the kidnapping of two Chinese nationals from Quetta and ensure their safe recovery as the Chinese foreign ministry asked Pakistani authorities to take all necessary measures and do their best to rescue the kidnapped Chinese.' Police sources told Dawn.com ...

- DAWN - PK

China vows maximum effort to recover kidnapped citizens in Quetta

Gunmen pretending to be policemen had kidnapped two Chinese language teachers in Balochistan's capital The post China vows maximum effort to recover kidnapped citizens in Quetta appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

China working with Pakistan govt to rescue Chinese couple abducted in Balochistan

A Chinese government spokesman says his country is working with Pakistani authorities to rescue a Chinese couple abducted in southwest Pakistan. The post China working with Pakistan govt to rescue Chinese couple abducted in Balochistan appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Investigations under way to recover Chinese nationals from Quetta

QUETTA: Police have registered a case over the kidnapping of two Chinese nationals who were abducted from Quetta’s Jinnah Town on Wednesday.The case, which has been registered by Jinnah Town police, includes charges of kidnapping and terrorism. Moreover, a three-member investigation team under the leadership of DIG ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Classes resume at QAU following students’ clashes

Police attempting to quell the clashes - Geo News screen grab ISLAMABAD: Classes at the Quaid-i-Azam University resumed on Thursday after they were suspended following clashes between students’ groups over the weekend.A notification issued by the varsity banned has all students’ councils on campus.On Saturday, ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Pakistan`s lie exposed! Ex-ISI official admits Kulbhushan Jadhav was arrested from Iran

Pakistan has claimed that Kulbhushan Jadhav confessed in a video that he was involved in spying and terror activities in Balochistan, a charge rejected by India.

- Zee News - IN

Two Chinese citizens abducted from Quetta

Two Chinese citizens abducted from Quetta...

- MENAFN - JO

Case registered over kidnapping of foreign nationals in Quetta

QUETTA: Police registered a case over the kidnapping of two foreign nationals who were abducted from Quetta’s Jinnah Town on Wednesday. The case, which has been registered by Jinnah Town police, includes charges of kidnapping and terrorism. Moreover, a three-member investigation team under the leadership of DIG ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Two Chinese nationals abducted in Pakistan's Balochistan Province

Two Chinese nationals, including a woman, were abducted today by gunmen in the restive Balochistan province, an incident that would raise concerns in Beijing over the security situation in Pakistan amid China's massive investment push in the country. The post Two Chinese nationals abducted in Pakistan's Balochistan Province ...

- Firstpost - IN

2 Chinese teachers kidnapped in Pakistan

ARMED men pretending to be police kidnapped two Chinese language teachers in the Pakistani city of Quetta yesterday, provincial officials said. China has pledged to invest US$57 billion in Pakistani road, rail and power infrastructure in a flagship project of its vast Belt and Road initiative for a network of modern-day ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Chinese Couple Abducted In Southwestern Pakistan

Gunmen have abducted a Chinese couple in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan, officials say.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Chinese Nationals Abducted in Pakistan

Armed men abducted two Chinese nationals in the city of Quetta in southwestern Pakistan Wednesday, police said.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Two Chinese kidnapped in Pakistan in sign of Silk Road perils

Two Chinese teachers were ­kidnapped on Wednesday in a remote region of Pakistan, a dangerous but important part of Beijing’s new Silk Road, according to state broadcaster CCTV. The couple taught Chinese at a language centre in Jinnah town in Quetta, the capital city of southwestern Baluchistan province. Militants ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Four killed as coalmine caves in Balochistan

The deceased miners were buried under three feet of debris The post Four killed as coalmine caves in Balochistan appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Two Chinese nationals kidnapped from Quetta

Two Chinese nationals, a man and a woman, were kidnapped from the Jinnah Town area of Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan, on Wednesday afternoon, DawnNews reported.According to police, unknown abductors had forced the two foreigners into a vehicle at gunpoint and driven away. A Chinese couple was kidnapped from ...

- DAWN - PK

Two Chinese language teachers kidnapped in Pakistan

QUETTA/ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Armed men pretending to be policemen kidnapped two Chinese language teachers in the Pakistani city of Quetta on Wednesday, provincial officials said, a rare attack on Chinese nationals that is likely to worry Beijing.

- Reuters - US

Mastermind of high-profile terror attacks held in Balochistan

Quetta, May 24 A suspected mastermind behind several high-profile terror attacks and "trained by Afghan and Indian intelligence agencies", has been arrested in Balochistan, an official has said.Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti told a press conference here on Tuesday that Saeed Ahmed alias Taqva and two of his ...

- Sify - IN

Two Chinese nationals kidnapped at gunpoint from Quetta

, May 24 :Two Chinese nationals were reportedly kidnapped on Wednesday from the Jinnah town area of Quetta,the provincial capital of Balochistan.Unidentified abductors had forced the two Chinese nationals, a man and a woman, into a vehicle at gunpoint and drove away, The Dawn reports.Another Chinese national reportedly ...

- Sify - IN

Two foreign nationals kidnapped from Quetta

Li Zang Hing and Ming Leassi Ha were abducted from a local eatery in Quetta's Jinnah Town. QUETTA: Two Chinese nationals were kidnapped by unidentified men from Quetta’s Jinnah Town on Wednesday, according to Quetta DIG.The police said that the abducted include a husband and wife."A Chinese couple has been kidnapped ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Chinese nationals kidnapped in Balochistan

Three Chinese nationals were kidnapped by unknown people at gunpoint in Quetta, Balochistan, police said on Wednesday.According to police, four men in an unregistered Grey Corollo abducted Li Xin Hen...

- The Hindu - IN

2 Chinese nationals kidnapped from Quetta

Two Chinese nationals, a man and a woman, were kidnapped from the Jinnah Town area of Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan, on Wednesday afternoon, DawnNews reported.According to police, unknown abductors had forced the two foreigners into a vehicle at gunpoint and driven away. One other woman, also a Chinese ...

- DAWN - PK

Suspected terrorist killed in Kalat District

KALAT: A suspected terrorist was killed during an exchange of fire with security forces in Balochistan’s Kalat District on Wednesday.Two security officials were also injured in the incident, said security officials, adding that they were taken to Quetta for medical treatment. After the operation, one suspected ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Three foreign nationals kidnapped from Quetta

Li Zang Hing and Ming Leassi Ha were working at Korean language centre since the past year. QUETTA: Three foreign nationals were kidnapped by unidentified men from Quetta’s Jinnah Town on Wednesday, according to Quetta DIG.The foreigners are said to belong to the same family, said the police, adding that kidnapped ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Two Chinese nationals abducted from Quetta

Unidentified abductors forced the two foreigners into a vehicle at gunpoint and drove away The post Two Chinese nationals abducted from Quetta appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Pakistan captures Taliban leader blamed for three bombings in restive southwest

QUETTA, Pakistan - Pakistan has arrested a Taliban militant leader authorities describe as the "mastermind" behind three major attacks in Baluchistan, a spokesman for the government of the restive southwestern province said on Wednesday.

- Reuters - US

Balochistan govt claims arrest of 'mastermind' behind high-profile terrorist incidents

The Balochistan government on Tuesday claimed to have apprehended the suspected mastermind of several major terror activities in the provincial capital, DawnNews reported.Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti, while addressing a press conference in Quetta, informed media that two colleagues of the alleged mastermind were ...

- DAWN - PK

Militant behind multiple Pakistan attacks arrested, say officials

QUETTA, May 23 — Pakistani officials claimed today they have arrested the mastermind behind several attacks that killed scores of people in the restive southwest, including a devastating blast targeting lawyers in the city of Quetta last year....

- The Malay Mail - MY

Balochistan govt claims arrest of 'mastermind' behind highest profile terrorist incidents

The Balochistan government on Tuesday claimed to have apprehended the suspected mastermind of several major terror activities in the provincial capital, DawnNews reported.Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti, while addressing a press conference in Quetta, informed media that two colleagues of the alleged mastermind were ...

- DAWN - PK

Huge network of target killers busted in Balochistan

QUETTA: A major network of target killers was busted on Tuesday as the Law Enforcement Agencies arrested two top commanders, along with their accomplices in the south-western province.According to sources, the suspects aligned with a proscribed organization were involved in terrorist attacks, including target killings ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Weather to remain hot, dry on Tuesday: MET

A shallow westerly wave is present along north-west Balochistan and its adjoining areas, the Pakistan Meteorological Department said.Hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country today.Explore: 7 easy hacks to beat the heatHowever, rain and thunderstorm with gusty winds are expected at isolated places in ...

- Geo.tv - PK

PTI holds countrywide protests against 'harassment' of party workers by LEAs

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf held protests in major cities across the country on Monday following a raid at the office of a PTI's social media activist in Peshawar and Federal Investigation Agency's alleged crackdown in connection with the suspected violations of cyber crime law.Terming the move as an attempt to curb the right ...

- DAWN - PK

Weather remains pleasant in parts of Punjab, northern Pakistan

The weather in most parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab and Gilgit Baltistan was pleasant with light rain, while the temperature in many areas of Sindh and Balochistan remained high on Monday.In Islamabad and Rawalpindi, cool breeze accompanied by light showers greeted locals to a cloudy morning.In Lahore and adjoining ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Pak Govt. sets aside Rs.44 billion for CPEC western route

, May 22 : The Pakistan Government is reported to have set aside Rs.44 billion for giving a serious push to projects lined up on the western route of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor .The government is reported to have earmarked completion of three main schemes of the western route, including the construction of ...

- Sify - IN

'6 Taliban's Quetta Council members arrested'

By Pajhwok on 22 May 2017 KABUL : Half a dozen members of the Taliban...

- Pajhwok - AF

Five mortar shells fired from Iran land in Chaghai

QUETTA: Five mortar shells fired from Iran landed in Balochistan’s Chaghai area on Sunday, Pakistani security officials said.Officials added that no casualties were reported in the incident. Last month, Ten Iranian border guards were killed by militants said to be operating from Pakistan. Iran said that Jaishal Adl ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Imran warns govt against curbs on media, social media

QUETTA: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan has warned the government against imposition of curbs on media and social media.The PTI chief said that his party will not allow the government to suppress the voice of the people in any case. The statement was made during his address with participants of a PTI rally at ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Baloch Republican Party protests outside Pak Embassy in London

, May 20 : The Baloch Republican Party on Saturday held demonstrations outside the Pakistan Embassy in London against growing atrocities by the state's Army in Balochistan.These atrocities include military operations, enforced disappearances and killings.The main objective of the demonstration was to highlight the abduction ...

- Sify - IN

Operation Raddul Fasaad: Security forces recover arms in Quetta raid

QUETTA: The security forces on Saturday seized a number of weapons and ammunitions in a search operation conducted in Quetta under Operation Raddul Fasaad, informed Pakistan Army`s media wing in a press statement.ISPR claimed that the weapons were buried underground in the Gahi Khan Chowk area and as many as 503 grenades, ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Imran Khan compares Pak to East India company

, May 20 : Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has claimed that the incumbent leaders of Pakistan are running the country like the Britishers ran the East India Company."Our country is being run like a company: In SIndh we have Zardari's companies; In Balochistan, its Fazlur Rehman and Achakzai companies, in Khyber ...

- Sify - IN

Imran asks JIT to trace PM's business interests in India

QUETTA: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan has said that the joint investigation team , constituted to probe allegations against the prime minister and his children stemming from the Panama Papers, should also trace business interests of Nawaz Sharif in India and other countries. Earlier: Imran criticises Sharif ...

- DAWN - PK

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