Balochistan

Pakistan: Former Balochistan HC chief justice shot dead outside mosque

Assailants opened fire at Muhammad Noor Meskanzai outside the mosque in the Kharan area, which left him gravely injured.

published on : 15th October 2022

At least three killed in bomb blast in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province

One of the vehicles destroyed was carrying the dead body of a man killed in the same area today, a police official said.

published on : 14th October 2022

Six Pakistan Army officials killed in helicopter crash in Balochistan

According to the army, the accident had occurred due to bad weather.

published on : 26th September 2022

Pakistan: Gas pipeline in Dera Bugti blown by unidentified attackers

No organisation has claimed responsibility for the attack so far. An investigation has been launched into the attack, reported Dawn.

published on : 25th September 2022

Hindu temple provides food and shelter to hundreds of flood-hit people in Pakistan

At least 200-300 people, mostly Muslims, and their livestock were given refuge on the premises and looked after by Hindu families, a report said.

published on : 11th September 2022

Two Pakistan Army soldiers killed in Balochistan gunfight

The armed attackers attempted to flee after ambushing the forces, the Inter-Services Public Relations said.

published on : 14th August 2022

Balochistan's anti-child-marriage bill pending for last eight years

The female legislators said that women MPAs made all the efforts to reach a consensus on the age limit bill but then they had to face strong opposition from the religious parties' legislators.

published on : 6th August 2022

Pakistan army officer killed, another injured in Balochistan terror attack 

According to a Pakistan Army statement, an encounter began when a group of terrorists "fired" at a security forces outpost in the Kahan area near Awaran on Thursday night.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Three killed, 29 injured in blast in Pakistan's Balochistan province

Baloch insurgent groups have previously carried out several attacks targeting the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor projects and security personnel in the region.

published on : 8th March 2022

US does not support Baloch insurgency, says official

The Trump administration today asserted that it firmly supports the territorial integrity of Pakistan and does not support Baloch insurgency or any group that threatens the country.

published on : 10th March 2018

Baloch not in talks with China on CPEC, says Dr Allah Nazar

Nazar, who calls himself a freedom fighter of Baloch Liberation Front (BLF) demanded an independent Balochistan.

published on : 24th February 2018

Pakistan must avoid ‘blind trust’ of Chinese in Balochistan

An editorial in The Nation has criticized this reported overture by China with Baloch separatists with the objective of protecting its multi-billion projects.

published on : 22nd February 2018

China denies plans to set up military base in Pakistan's Balochistan

China today denied reports that it was planning to build a military base at Jiwani in Pakistan's Balochistan province close to the strategic Chabahar port.

published on : 9th January 2018

Kulbhushan Jadhav was never arrested from Balochistan: Baloch leader Hyrbyair Marri

Marri said Jadhav was in fact, “abducted from Iran by Pakistani state-sponsored religious proxies and handed over to Pakistani forces.”

published on : 29th December 2017

Friends, well-wishers of Kulbhushan Jadhav hopeful of his release

Jadhav was arrested March this year in Balochistan, Pakistan, over charges of alleged involvement in espionage.

published on : 25th December 2017

Five killed, 19 injured in suicide bombing on security forces in Pakistan

The attackers targeted the convoy of security forces on the Sariab road in the provincial capital Quetta, they said.

published on : 25th November 2017

With Chabahar, Afghan no longer dependent on Pakistan: Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah

Afghanistan would no longer depend on Pakistan for transit trade with the opening of the strategic Chabahar Port, a top Afghan leader has said.​

published on : 15th November 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan prepares to file plea in ICJ

Pakistan has started the process to file its plea in response to India's memorial submitted in the International Court of Justice against the death sentence of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav.

published on : 7th October 2017

Baloch, Sindhis hold protest rally against Pakistan outside UN headquarters

Members of the Baloch and Sindhi community held a joint protest outside the UN headquarters against atrocities and human rights violations by security forces in Pakistan.

published on : 22nd September 2017

Exiled Balochistan leaders welcome Trump's Afghanistan, South Asia policy

Top Baloch leaders urged the United States to fulfill its responsibilities to recognise its "friends and foes" in the region.

published on : 27th August 2017
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