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Daily Tawar once again faces shut down threats

Daily Tawar Monday, November 10th, 2014 09:28 am 74 Reads

A Balochistan based Newspaper ‘Daily Tawar’ has announced on Sunday that Pakistani intelligence agencies have threatened the printing Press to stop producing the newspaper.

According to the administration of Daily Tawar, in past eleven years the paper has faced many difficulties at the hand of state [Pakistan] forces and pro-Pakistan Baloch parliamentarian parties.

The Editor of Daily Tawar received death threats on several occasions and the office of Tawar was raided and its copies were burnt but Daily Tawar continued its work and followed ethics of journalism to reports facts about Balochistan …

The token hunger strike of VBMP against enforced-disappearances enters 1783 day  

Mama Qadeer and Farzana Majeed at protest camp Sunday, November 9th, 2014 04:53 pm 28 Reads

QUETTA:  The hunger strike of Voice for Baloch Missing Persons for the safe release of abducted Baloch has reached at its 1783 day on Friday.

A delegation from HRC (Human Right Commission) of Teshil Mach, Bolan’s chairmen Aamir Yousufzai and his companions Khuda-e-Rahim Baloch and Imran Baloch has visited the VBMP protest camp and expressed their solidarity with the affected family members and assured their full cooperation.

Talking to the protest at the VBMP camp outside Quetta press Club they said that Balochistan was among those regions of world where humanity is confined …

Land mine blast outside Balochi singer’s house injures three children

Sabz Ali Bugti Saturday, November 8th, 2014 02:51 pm 78 Reads

DERA BUGTI: Three children have been critically wounded in a blast outside the house of Balochi singer Sabz Ali Bugti house in Janki area of Dera Bugti on Saturday.

According media sources Sabz Ali’s six-year-old niece Nabila and seven-year-old son Abdul Majeed Sabz were playing outside their house when the landmine went off.

A government official from Dera Bugti confirmed that that ‘critically wounded’ children have been shifted to a hospital in Rahim Yar Khan District in Punjab.

They had to be taken to Punjab because there were no proper health facilities in …

Tortured body of JSMM activist found in Rahim Yar Khan  

Victim: Payral Shah Saturday, November 8th, 2014 12:33 am 29 Reads

QUETTA: The battered corpse of a Sindhi activist who hosted the Baloch long March was found in Rahim Yar Khan District of Punjab on Friday.

According to detail, Paryal Shah, an activist of Shindi nationalist party JSMM was abducted by Pakistani security agencies 24 days ago when he was heading to Daharki.

Today his mutilated & tortured body was found from Rahim Yar Khan District of Punjab. It is suspected that he has been abducted and killed by hosting the historical long march of Voice for Baloch Missing persons last year.

Previously Pakistani …

Balochistan: Driver of FWO vehicle injured in blast, two railway employees killed   

File photo Saturday, November 8th, 2014 12:13 am 27 Reads

PANJGUR: A Vehicle of the Frontier Works Organisation (FWO) was damaged and a man was wounded in an IED attack in Panjgur, Balochistan, on Friday.

According to details the FWO vehicle was being escorted by the Pakistani security forces when it was blown up with remote controlled device Sabzab area of Panjgur.

“As a result of the explosion, the vehicle was partially damaged,” a Levis official told media sources.

Sajid, the driver of the vehicle, sustained minor injuries due to the blast but his condition is said to be out of danger.

Meanwhile in …

Balochistan: Unidentified body found in Kuchlak    

Pishin Friday, November 7th, 2014 11:16 pm 35 Reads

QUETTA: A body warped in a coffin was found in Bostaan are of Kuchlak in district Pishin area of Balochistan on Friday.

According to details a passersby spotted the body wrapped in white coffin and informed the local authorities.

A Levis official told media sources that the victim appeared to be a Baloch from his facial features who is aged between 35 – 40 years.

The body was shifted to the provincial Sandeman Hospital for identification. “The body is about two to three days old,” the official said.

The victim was tortured to death. …

Balochistan: Two Pakistani soldiers killed in Mashky

File Photo Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 11:38 pm 27 Reads

QUETTA: Two Pakistani soldier were killed and another injured in two separate attacks in Balochistan on Wednesday evening.

According details the Pakistani security officials were going on a motorcycle in Kalar area of Mashky, Balochistan when they rode over a land mine planted in the road.

The mine exploded with a big bang, killing one official on spot while injuring the other.

In the other incident the Baloch freedom fighters attacked Pakistani security forces in Mehi area of Mashky killing at least one security official.

Jeehand Baloch, a spokesperson of the Baloch Liberation Army, …

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