Gas pressure has reduced in Quetta with the advent of winter season which has also affected the business of gas stoves. Reduction in gas pressure has not only affected the consumers, but the gas stove sellers also complained of decline in their business.
Fourteen people, including four policemen, were injured in a remote control blast on the convoy of a judge in Quetta on Thursday. Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti told media persons that the blast occurred on Zarghoon Road in the morning when the convoy of the Federal Shariat Court (FSC) Judge Zahoor Shahwani was passing from the area.
Forty members of the rebel Baloch Republican Army (BRA) in Dera Bugti district in Balochistan have laid down their arms and accepted the writ of the government. Media reports said that these 40 men have also announced to sever ties with BRA chief Brahamdagh Bugti. They said Mr Bugti has sworn allegiance to India and he is anti-Pakistan.
The civil and military leadership of the country has decided to take effective action against banned organisations in Balochistan. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired the meeting of civil and military leadership at the Governor House in Quetta on Tuesday. The meeting was attended by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, National Security Adviser Nasser Janjua, Director General Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar, Balochistan Chief Minister Sanaullah Zehri, Governor Muhammad Khan Achakzai and other officials.
Four soldiers were martyred in an attack on a vehicle of the security forces in Quetta on Wednesday.
QUETTA, 23 August: Four bodies of labourers who were kidnapped from Turbat area of Balochistan were found on Sunday. The labourers were kidnapped two days...
The police recovered a huge cache of hashish during a raid in a village in the Sariab Road area of Quetta on Monday
The Frontier Constabulary (FC) has claimed killing two militants in Balochistan. The FC spokesman Khan Waseh said an operation was carried out in Dawi Wad area of Dera Bugi on a tip off about the presence of militants on Friday. He said two militants, affiliated with a banned organisation, were killed in the exchange of fire during the operation.
Four people, including three security personnel, were injured in an attack on the security forces vehicle in Quetta on Tuesday.
Funeral prayers of Member National Assembly and senior deputy chairman Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) Abdul Rahim Mandokhail were offered on Sunday, in his native town Zhob in Balochistan. Abdul Rahim Mandokhail died on Saturday in Quetta after a brief illness
At least four persons were killed and ten others injured in a head-on collision between a passenger van and a mini truck in Sibi area of Baluchistan.
The Majlis Wahdatul Muslimeen on Thursday staged a rally to condemn the firing on a local bus in Quetta in which four women from Hazara community were killed. The rally was held at Alamdar Road which was attended by Majlis Wahdatul Muslimeen provincial leaders, women and children. The protesters were carrying banners and placards inscribed with slogans against the government.