The other side of the story

BNM’s baseless accusations and twisted facts

Smear-Campaign Sunday, December 28th, 2014 07:56 pm 145 Reads

By Ramen Baloch

Currently Baloch politics is going through extreme debate between different groups, organisations and schools of thought due to conflicting ideas, malpractices and mismanagement some people who claim to be part of liberation struggle yet want to promote their own agendas. The signs of these conflicts first appeared in late part of the last decade when different groups indulged in concealed actions to undermine the performance and effective operations of a Baloch organisation that initiated and leads the current struggle. These problems remained hidden from the eyes of Baloch …

Independence of Post-Colonial Pakistan and the sovereignty of Balochistan

560ddf88-d6c2-90a9 Monday, October 27th, 2014 11:15 pm 168 Reads

By Athithan Jayapalan
On 14th August when Pakistan celebrated its Independence Day, pro-Baloch independence parties and organizations boycotted the occasion, marking it as Black Day. Subsequently black flags were hoisted on houses and people donned black armbands. Braving the Pakistani military occupation the Baloch people reiterated their national aspirations and commitments. The Baloch nation in the diaspora and in the occupied homeland while protesting the Pakistani Independence Day, also vividly commemorated their own day of independence on 11 August with a renewed pledge to continue the struggle for national liberation …

Pakistan – Planet Earth’s Terrorism Factory

521c37f9-886f-de50 Saturday, August 16th, 2014 11:13 pm 162 Reads

By Shawn Forbes
On August 14th 1947, Planet Earth established its first terrorist factory. Soon after British Colonial rule in the Indian subcontinent came to an end the nation of Pakistan was founded. A country was established based solely on religious beliefs, its borders drawn by foreign hands with the blood of the ethnic and religious minorities of the region. The ensuing bloodbath became of the most brutal in all history. Nearly a million people are estimated to have been slaughtered in the newly created Pakistan. To this day Pakistan …

Misplaced outrage: A tale of Palestine and Balochistan

521c37f9-60d6-20bd Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 11:18 pm 211 Reads

BY LUAVUT ZAHID
Conceived out of the great Hindustan, the Land of the Pure is but a child given birth to by the British occupation. Just as the British helped carve out this nation from the body of the beast they had managed to tame, they similarly also helped carve out a nation called Israel.

In both cases there were riots, there was violence, there were protests. These were not decisions people took lying down. These were not decisions many agreed with. These were, however, decisions that stuck. These were …

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The Collective Punishment in Balochistan...

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“No protected person may be punished for an offence he or she has not personally committed. Collective penalties and likewise all measures of intimidation or of terrorism are prohibited. Pillage…

Baloch Martyrs Day...

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