Whenever someone say ‘Baluchistan’, an image that comes in a mind is basically a desert, camels, and nothing else. But once you would see these beaches of Balochistan, you would visualize this province a very different way next time. These naturally preserved beaches, i.e. local authorities have done almost nothing to make attractive or . . . → Read More: My beautiful Balochistan beaches
In one of the rare on-record references, the Corps Commanders, who met on Tuesday, took exception to Indian intelligence agency RAW’s involvement in whipping up terrorists in Pakistan. Army Chief General Raheel Sharif, who chaired the important moot, emphasized the need for continued precision targeting of terrorists squeezed in isolated protects in FATA and directed . . . → Read More: RAW is providing funds, training and arms to terrorists in Pakistan
By Ahsan Waheed
There is very little doubt that the very talented Sabeen Mahmud became the unwitting pawn in a bigger game. Her brutal murder on a Karachi street right after she organized a seminar on ‘Unsilencing Baluchistan’ is a grim reminder that in the high stakes game of destabilizing Pakistan and maligning . . . → Read More: The innocent target
By Ghalib Sultan
A former political appointee Pakistani ambassador to the US has been resident in the US since 2012. He moved there after a court case investigated his possible connivance in a letter to the US asking them to make defanging the Pakistan military a condition for US support. At that time the term . . . → Read More: The ugly man in USA
This is a brief Talk of the Town Report compiled for those interested in Balochistan. Significant developments are listed hereunder.
Post Election Developments- Formation of New Government, 1- June. The newly elected MPAs were sworn in on Ist June. 20 MPAs, in a House of 65, had never before been its members. The party position . . . → Read More: Balochistan updates June 2013
The rate of inflation for 44 essential commodities including wheat, rice, pulses, meat, kitchen fuel and poultry products stood at nine per cent in April 2012, a special report by the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) released on Wednesday said.
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Today US Congress has taken up the Balochistan issue on its own shoulders. Ali Dayan Hassan, Human Rights Watch head of Pakistan, presented a case in front of an American panel about the atrocities carried out in Balochistan by the Pakistani government and army. Certain facts that Pakistanis have supposedly grown up with regarding the . . . → Read More: 20 Feb 2012, Jasmeen Manzoor discusses the Balochistan issue
This album hosts amazing pictures of Pakistan, taken with high-quality camera with expert precision in focus and theme of each picture. It shows the natural beauty of Pakistan, which is not known to most Pakistanis because of lack of awareness and because of apathy as well.
Katas Raj Temple
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Interior Minister Rehman Malik on Thursday claimed that a new conspiracy is being hatched in Afghanistan to deteriorate law and order situation in the province of Balochistan.
Addressing the National Assembly’s (NA) session, Malik said directions are being initiated from Afghanistan to propel these conspiracies.
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