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QUETTA: The convoy of a Qatari prince, who is in Loralai district of Balochistan these days on a hunting spree of houbara bustard, came under attack in Musakhel on Sunday. 111 more words

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KARACHI: Pakistan Navy (PN) personnel in a rescue operation saved lives of 18 fishermen whose boat sank off the Balochistan coast on Sunday.

According to a PN statement, Al-Rehman boat with 18 fishermen on board had sailed from Karachi on Dec 25, but lost its propulsion as both of its engines failed and the fishermen sent out a distress call that their boat had been flooded heavily with water and would sink soon if not rescued immediately. 84 more words

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GWADAR: Bullet-riddled bodies of two people, kidnapped from Kech and Panjgur districts last week, were found on Thursday.

According to official sources, one of the corpses was found in the Kathreenz area near Mand of Kech district. 134 more words

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Former Balochistan finance secretary Mushtaq Ahmed Raisani submitted an application to negotiate a plea bargain at the accountability court in Quetta. His plea bargain application was previously approved by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Qamar Zaman in the first week of January. 180 more words

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Unidentified assailants injured five members of Quetta’s Hazara community in a targeted attack on Friday, police said.

The assailants shot and injured the individuals on Spini Road in the Qila Mubarak area, Deputy Inspector General Police Quetta Razzak Cheema said, terming the incident a targeted attack. 141 more words

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KHUZDAR: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Bajwa promised development in every corner of Balochistan and vowed to restore peace in the province at any cost; he was addressing a ceremony at the Khuzdar University. 451 more words

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QUETTA: EnvironĀ­mental samples taken from drains of Baleli area confirmed presence of poliovirus in the area on Monday.

An official of the health department told Dawn that environmental samples had been taken from various drains of Quetta which were later sent for examination to a laboratory in Islamabad. 24 more words

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