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PSL 2017: Islamabad beat Quetta in nail-biting thriller.

In the 17th fixture of Pakistan Super League's second edition, Islamabad United beat Quetta Gladiators in an exciting encounter which was decided on the last ball of the match. United had managed to score 165 for the loss of six wickets after Quetta Gladiators won the toss and asked them to bat first.In reply, Quetta were ...

- DAWN - PK

Baloch leader says he'll seek India's help.

One of the key voices demanding Balochistan's freedom has said that he would approach friends like India to seek help for their cause.Amir Ahmed Suleman Daud, officially known as His Highness the Khan...

- The Hindu - IN

LIVE: Quetta win toss, elect to field first against United.

Catch all the live action here The post LIVE: Quetta win toss, elect to field first against United appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Security forces foil terrorist attack in Balochistan.

QUETTA: Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad to eliminate the residual and latent threat of terrorism in the country continues with full force nationwide. While multiple terrorists have been killed many terrorist attacks have also been foiled. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations wing of the Pakistan Army, security forces ...

- Geo.tv - PK

PSL 2017: Quetta Gladiators overpower Karachi Kings to qualify for playoffs.

In the 15th fixture of the second edition of Pakistan Super League being played in Dubai on Thursday, Quetta Gladiators overpowered Karachi Kings rather easily to qualify for the playoffs.At the end of their allotted 20 overs, the Kings had managed to put a somewhat decent total of 154 runs on the board.But Gladiators' ...

- DAWN - PK

Pak Army claims foiling major terror bid in Balochistan.

, Feb. 23 : The Pakistani Army claimed on Thursday that it has averted a major terrorist incident which could have targeted university students in Balochistan.Military's media wing, Inter Services Public Relations said in a statement that under the Radd-ul-Fassad operation the joint forces recovered 23 improvised explosive ...

- Sify - IN

LIVE: Quetta opt to bowl first against Karachi.

Catch all the live score updates here The post LIVE: Quetta opt to bowl first against Karachi appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad: Forces foil major terror plot in Balochistan.

RAWALPINDI: Frontier Corps and intelligence agencies foiled a major terror plot near Loralai, Balochistan on Thursday as part of the ongoing countrywide Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad, Inter-Services Public Relations said in a statement. FC and intelligence agencies conducted a joint targeted operation in Killi Shah Karaiz area ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Balochistan is in state of war, says a activist Javed Mengal.

, Feb. 22 : Baloch activist Javed Mengal has said Balochistan is in state of war and added that the Pakistan Army is forcefully displacing people from their land in name of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor ." The aim of our protests is to tell the Chinese government that the investment which they have done in the region ...

- Sify - IN

Customs officials foil bid to smuggle heroin.

Three men en route to Karachi from Quetta arrested The post Customs officials foil bid to smuggle heroin appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Sindh CM tells law enforcers to step up crackdown.

Instructs police and security agencies to focus particularly on province's border with Balochistan The post Sindh CM tells law enforcers to step up crackdown appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Customs officials foil bid to smuggle heroin in Sindh

Three men en route Karachi from Quetta arrested The post Customs officials foil bid to smuggle heroin in Sindh appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Baloch, Sindhi activists hold anti-CPEC protest outside Chinese embassy in London

, Feb.21 : The resistance against the multi-billion dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor reached London, when Baloch and Sindhi activists staged a protest outside the Chinese embassy.Organised by the World Baloch Organisation, and led by Javed Mengal, the protesters shouted slogans against both China and Pakistan.The ...

- Sify - IN

Slain bomb defusal expert to be honoured, family compensated

Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar on Tuesday announced official honours for Abdul Razzaq, the Quetta Bomb Disposal Squad official who lost his life while defusing a bomb on Sariab Road.Nisar also announced that monetary compensation would be provided for Razzaq's family. 'Such brave officers of the law bring pride to the ...

- DAWN - PK

Belarusian region seeks to export dairy products to Pakistan

Balochistan delegation visits the European country to push trade ties The post Belarusian region seeks to export dairy products to Pakistan appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Spell of terror attacks keeps buyers away

KARACHI: Back-to-back terrorist attacks in all four provinces have cast a pall of gloom in markets across Pakistan. Major markets and shopping malls in all major cities including Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi-Islamabad, Peshawar and Quetta wore a deserted look Saturday onwards, with unknown SMS and WhatsApp alert messages, ...

- DAWN - PK

Four months after Quetta police college tragedy, newly-built wall collapses

QUETTA: The newly-constructed wall of the Quetta police training college reportedly collapsed on Monday, roughly four months after the attack on the facility that martyred 61 security personnel. The wall of the training college was built again to enhance security arrangements for the college. The wall was built with ...

- Geo.tv - PK

People of Balochistan await international community's support: Baloch leader Dilshad

, Feb. 20 : Baloch leader Mazdak Dilshad who was in Gujarat's Vadodara on Sunday, asserted that Baloch people are awaiting the support of the international community in connection to their human rights' violation and mass genocide by the Pakistani Army.Thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for initiating talks about the ...

- Sify - IN

Six suspected facilitators of Sehwan blast arrested: sources

SUKKUR: Intelligence agencies have arrested six suspected of facilitating the Sehwan blast, in operations conducted in the bordering areas of Sindh and Balochistan, sources revealed. Sources said in the operations, those arrested were involved in facilitating in the Sehwan blast and belong to Hafeez Brohi group. Sources ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Shoot-on-sight orders over illegal entry from Afghanistan

QUETTA: As Pakistan's border with Afghanistan at Chaman remains closed on the second consecutive day on Saturday, authorities issued shoot-at-sight orders for those found trying to cross over.The Friendship Gate was closed on Friday as part of tightening security in the wake of the suicide attack on the shrine of Lal ...

- DAWN - PK

Kevin Pietersen yet to decide on playing PSL final in Pakistan

Former England and currently Quetta Gladiators batsman Kevin Pietersen said he was yet to decide whether to come to Pakistan or not if the Pakistan Super League final is played in Lahore, and that he will decide on the matter once his team reaches the final.I haven't decided to go or not as yet, I will take the decision ...

- DAWN - PK

Pak FM says military courts required to counter fresh wave of militancy

, Feb. 19 : Pakistan's Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar has said a consensus must be reached within the country's political class for extending the tenure of military courts to counter the fresh wave of militancy gripping the country.Dar said that he had telephone conversations with several parliamentary leaders on the ...

- Sify - IN

Kevin Pietersen yet to decide on playing PSL final in Pakistan

Former England and currently Quetta Gladiators batsman Kevin Pietersen said he was yet to decide weather to come to Pakistan or not if the Pakistan Super League final is played in Lahore, and that he will decide on the matter once his team reaches the final.I haven't decided to go or not as yet, I will take the decision ...

- DAWN - PK

Gladiators overpower Qalandars in high-scoring PSL encounter

In the 11th fixture of the second edition of Pakistan Super League, Lahore Qalandars played Quetta Gladiators for the second time in this tournament, but the outcome wasn't much different — a nail-biting encounter that finished with Quetta being the winners. Chasing the 201-run mammoth target set by Lahore Qalandars, ...

- DAWN - PK

LIVE: Lahore start aggressively against Quetta

Catch all the action live here The post LIVE: Lahore start aggressively against Quetta appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Pak Senate passes landmark Hindu marriage bill

The bill will help Hindu women get documentary proof of their marriage. It will be the first personal law for Pakistani Hindus, applicable in Punjab, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces. The Sindh province has already formulated its own Hindu Marriage Law.

- Times Of India - IN

Revenge over Quetta on Lahore's mind

Sarfraz's Gladiators pipped Qalandars to a narrow win when sides first met The post Revenge over Quetta on Lahore's mind appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

New weather system lashes northern Pakistan with rain and snowfall

ISLAMABAD: The recent rain and snowfall are expected to continue over the next 24-hours with rain and thunderstorms forecast over the next 48-hours according to the Pakistan Meteorological Department . According to the latest PMD forecast, rain and snowfall to continue in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA, GIlgit-Baltistan, Kashmir ...

- Geo.tv - PK

ISPR establishes anti-terror helpline

The Inter-Services Public Relations has established two universal telephone numbers for the general public to report any suspicious activity. The public has been asked to report any suspicious activity in Punjab, Balochistan and Sindh provinces regarding terrorists at the phone number 1135 and in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and FATA ...

- Geo.tv - PK

About 60,000 people affected by floods and heavy snowfall in Pakistan

Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies Country: Pakistan The government declared an emergency in three districts and called for assistance for people in Balochistan. The authorities reported 13 deaths and 650 people injured. Description of Disaster Continuous heavy rains and snow fall has ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

60,000 people affected by floods and heavy snowfall in Balochistan, Pakistan

Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies Country: Pakistan Government declared the emergency in 3 districts and demanded assistance. The situation is evolving, falling snow and cold weather where people are still stranded condition and waiting for help. Description of Disaster Continuous ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

CPEC and the Baloch Insurgency

Balochistan stands to gain little from the massive project, despite being in desperate need of economic opportunity.

- The Diplomat - US

Pakistan's Census: A Baloch Perspective

Why many in Balochistan are not looking forward to Pakistan's first census in 19 years.

- The Diplomat - US

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