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Two women killed, 22 injured in Turbat cylinder blast

The injured were shifted to Karachi in critical condition

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Greenhouse gases surge to new highs worldwide in 2017: US report

Planet-warming greenhouse gases surged to new highs as abnormally hot temperatures swept the globe and ice melted at record levels in the Arctic last year due to climate change, a major US report said Wednesday. The annual State of the Climate Report, compiled by more than 450 scientists from over 60 countries, describes worsening climate…

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Zubaida Jalal becomes the only woman to win the election from Balochistan

The number of women who contested the election from Balochistan was very few and the number who actually won was non-existent. Just one female candidate won from Balochistan – Zubaida Jalal. Jalal contested and won the NA-271 Kech and Turbat seat on the Balochistan Awami Party’s ticket. She beat BNP-Awami’s Syed Ahsan Shah by getting…

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Attack on BNP Awami leaders in Turbat leaves guard dead

A security guard was killed following an attack on Baloch National Party Awami leaders in Turbat. Unknown gunmen reportedly attacked the convoy of Ahsan Shah and Asghar Rind in the Tamp area of Turbat in Balochistan as they were going for election campaign in Rodban. A party spokesperson confirmed the attack and said that both…

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School teacher shot dead in Turbat

A government school teacher was shot dead by men in Turbat, it was reported on Monday. The Balochistan Levies stated that the gunmen barged into Bilquees’ house at Dasht Kadan area and opened fire. She was killed on the spot. The security force stated that banned organizations may be involved in the incident. Reporter Shah…

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200 militants surrender in Turbat

QUETTA: Some 200 militants laid down their arms in the presence of Balochistan Chief Minister Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo on Thursday. The rebels joined the mainstream by handing over their arms at Frontier Corps Headquarters in Turbat. Chief Minister Balochistan Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo, Commander Southern Command Lieutenant General Asim Saleem Bajwa, IG FC Balochistan,…

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Balochi youth is as capable as any other Pakistani: COAS

QUETTA:Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Thursday said Balochistan will be an engine of national development effort and invaluable link from north to south and to west in future. He was speaking at a seminar on “Human Resource Development for the youth of Balochistan – Opportunities and Challenges” held here. Renowned…

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FC Balochistan kills two terrorists in Turbat IBO

TURBAT: FC Balochistan conducted Intelligence Based Operation (IBO) in Tump, Turbat on a terrorist hideout in which two terrorists were apprehended.  During Operation 18 hostages including two Pakistani and 16 Foreigners (Nigerian and Yemeni) were recovered who were kept hostages by these terrorists. A large quantity of arms and ammunition including IEDs have been recovered…

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CJP takes suo-motu notice of recovery of 20 bodies from Balochistan

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Supreme Court Mian Saqib Nisar has taken suo-motu notice of the killing of 20 people in Balochistan. He took notice on media reports regarding the bullet riddled bodies found in Turbat and Buleda areas of Balochistan. The Chief Justice has sought a detailed report from Inspector General Police Balochistan and Director General…

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Bodies found in Turbat shifted to Lahore

LAHORE: The five dead bodies that were found in Turbat area of Balochistan was shifted to Punjab city of Lahore on Sunday, Samaa reported. According to details, the dead bodies were sent to Lahore via Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight. They will be later sent to their villages for last rites. Meanwhile, the case of…

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Five more dead bodies found from Turbat

QUETTA: Five more dead bodies were recovered from Turbat on Saturday, bringing the number of deaths to 20. According to details, the corpses were found from Tejaban area of Turbat. Commissioner Makran stated that three out of the five deceased were identified as Usman Qadir, Danish Ali and Badar Munir. They hailed from Gujrat area…

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Turbat massacre: Human traffickers arrested from various cities in Punjab

MANDI BAHAUDDIN: Police on Friday arrested a human trafficker who was involved in the Turbat massacre that claimed 15 lives.  According to details, suspect Waheed Khan was taken into custody by police after he was identified by relatives of the victims of Turbat massacre as the human trafficker involved in the incident. Relatives of the…

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CM announces financial aid for heirs of Turbat victims

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has announced financial aid for the heirs of those killed in Turbat area of Balochistan the previous day. The Punjab government will provide one million rupees per head to the heirs of the those killed there. Meanwhile, the chief minister said that the elements that killed the innocent…

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Turbat massacre: Funeral prayers for victims offered

LAHORE: Funeral prayers for the 15 people massacred in Turbat were offered on Thursday after which their bodies were dispatched to Lahore. Funeral prayers for the victims, whose bullet-riddled bodies were discovered a day earlier by Levies officials were offered in the presence of senior military and civil leadership. Balochistan Chief Minister Nawab Sanaullah Zehri,…

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CM Punjab forms committee to bring back bodies from Turbat

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday constituted a committee to make necessary arrangements to bring dead bodies of the persons killed in Turbat area of Balochistan back to their ancestral homes in Punjab. This committee will make arrangements to bring the dead bodies to Punjab and also provide every possible assistance to…

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15 people from Punjab found dead in Turbat

QUETTA: Paramilitary Levies force on Wednesday found 15 dead bodies from Bulida area of Turbat district. Assistant Commissioner (AC) Turbat Jamil Ahmed told journalists that the victims had been kidnapped on gunpoint by unknown men when they were on their way to Iran from Punjab for their livelihood. They were shot to death in Gaaruki’s…

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NP leader Jan Buledi escapes assassination bid

Senior National Party leader and former spokesperson for the Balochistan government, Jan Buledi, narrowly escaped an attempt on his life as unidentified gunmen attacked his convoy in Kech district of Balochistan province on Wednesday, security officials said. Levies officials said that Buledi’s son and two security guards were injured when the gunmen opened indiscriminate fire…

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Bilawal condemns killings of innocent Sindh labourers in Turbat

KARACHI: Chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has strongly condemned killings of innocent labourers from Sindh in Turbat after massacre of nine labourers from Naushero Feroz last week in Gwadar. In a press statement issued here on Friday, the PPP Chairman expressed deep grief over the martyrdoms of workers from different parts…

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3 workers shot dead by militants in Turbat

TURBAT: Militants opened fire and killed three workers in the city on Friday. All three workers reportedly belonged to Sindh.  According to Levies sources, the three workers were busy in construction work when militants identified them and opened fire. All three workers were shot by the militants in the had. The workers had arrived in Balochistan from…

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Four security men among five killed in Turbat terror attack

TURBAT: Five people and two others were injured including four security men wer killed in a bomb attack here on Sunday night, Samaa reported. According to details, unknown terrorists targeted a regiment of Frontier Constabulary Mekran Scouts with a remote controlled improvised explosive device (IED). The terrorist opened fire at the security personnel following the…

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Four security personnel martyred in Balochistan IED blast

QUETTA: Four FC personnel were martyred in a roadside bomb attack on their convoy in Balochistan’s Kech district Sunday evening. According to ISPR, an IED exploded near FC’s patrolling convoy in Gawak area close to Turbat town of Kech district. Officials said four FC soldiers embraced martyrdom while three were injured. The area was sealed…

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