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OP-ED: Bread or guns?

OP-ED: Bread or guns?

Farid Erkizia Bakht

Wed, Dec 30 2020

From the Bosphorus to the Indus, trade and commerce must prevail over war. The region, Europe, and China...

Balochistan: Pakistan's land of the...

Balochistan: Pakistan's land of the...

World

Thu, Dec 17 2020

Some 55,000 people have been kidnapped and 18,000 bodies later found since 2000, according to Voice for...

Paramilitary convoy attacked in southwestern...

14 killed in Pakistan convoy

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

In a separate attack in North Waziristan, six soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb

OP-ED: No mercy for Baloch...

OP-ED: No mercy for Baloch...

Saleem Samad

Tue, Oct 13 2020

Pakistan’s ‘kill and dump’ policy in Balochistan continues with impunity

OP-ED: Burying the crisis once and for...

OP-ED: Burying the crisis once and for...

Saleem Samad

Mon, Sep 7 2020

The Baloch population has become a minority in its own homeland

Bomb kills six, wounds four in southwest...

Bomb kills six, wounds four in southwest...

South Asia

Tue, May 19 2020

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack but Baluch separatists demanding greater autonomy...

Bomb kills six soldiers in SW...

Bomb kills six soldiers in SW...

South Asia

Sat, May 9 2020

Baloch separatists demanding greater autonomy have for years been waging an insurgency in the province,...

Friends of the Liberation War

Friends of the Liberation War

Saleem Samad

Mon, Aug 26 2019

Baloch, Sindh, Pashtun nationalist dreams shattered after the arrest of Bangabandhu

Ties that bind

Ties that bind

Saleem Samad

Sun, Aug 18 2019

Should Bangladesh call out the human rights abuse being carried out in Balochistan?

Bomb blast on train in Baluchistan kills...

Bomb blast on train in Baluchistan kills...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 17 2019

It is second train attack in two weeks in the area

Four paramilitary soldiers killed in...

Four paramilitary soldiers killed in...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The militants tried to attack a residential compound of the paramilitary troops when they were confronted...

18 bodies pulled from Pakistan mine...

18 bodies pulled from Pakistan mine...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 19 2018

In a similar incident, at least 43 miners were killed in Sorange district of Balochistan in 2011

Rights group warns of 'blatant' bid...

Rights group warns of 'blatant' bid...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 17 2018

A suicide blast at a political rally in the southwestern province of Balochistan last Friday killed 149...

23 killed after twin coal mine collapses...

23 killed after twin coal mine collapses...

South Asia

Sun, May 6 2018

Pakistani mines are notorious for poor safety standards and bad ventilation

Suicide bomber kills seven in...

Suicide bomber kills seven in...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 9 2018

Balochistan province is an important leg in the $57 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor of energy...

Baloch leader hopes for Bangladesh-like...

Baloch leader hopes for Bangladesh-like...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 17 2017

Bugti, who is the president of the Baloch Republican Party, tweeted out his wish on Saturday

IS attacks on army vehicle kills 15...

IS attacks on army vehicle kills 15...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 13 2017

The Islamic State Khorasan Province, the Middle Eastern group's affiliate in Afghanistan and Pakistan,...

IS claimed blast hits convoy of Pakistan...

IS claimed blast hits convoy of Pakistan...

South Asia

Fri, May 12 2017

Senator Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, the deputy chairman of the upper house of parliament, told the reporters...

Pakistan PM orders reopening of border...

Pakistan PM orders reopening of border...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 20 2017

The two nations are divided by the 'Durand Line', a 2,400-km frontier drawn by the British in 1896 and...

Balochis urge UN rights probe on violations...

Balochis urge UN rights probe on violations...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 13 2017

Baloch activists want UN rapporteur to probe human rights violations by Pakistan which is a graver crisis...

Is the IS now in Pakistan’s...

Is the IS now in Pakistan’s...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 20 2016

Pakistan has been a hotbed of Islamic militants for years. Over 45 known terrorist and extremist organisations...