2017 December 05

Archive for December 5th, 2017

Protected but Stifled, a Pakistani Minority Feels Imprisoned in its Own Community

December 5, 2017 |

QUETTA, PAKISTAN Ali Haris dreamed of getting a college degree and a well-paid job. Instead, he had to quit his education after high school. Going to Balochistan University, the only public university in the area that he could afford, would …

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Joint US-Afghan Operation Kills Top al-Qaida, Taliban Leaders

December 5, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD Afghanistan's security forces, in joint counterterrorism raids with U.S. partners, this week have killed several high-profile leaders of al-Qaida, along with 80 other members of the terrorist network and the Taliban insurgency,

The Afghan intelligence agency, National Directorate of …

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Afghan land being used in creating law & order problem in Pakistan

December 5, 2017 |

Home Minister Balochistan Mir Sarfraz Bugti has said that the land of Afghanistan is being used in creating law and order problem in Pakistan.

Addressing a news conference in Quetta on Tuesday, he said that Indian and Afghan intelligence agencies …

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Peace prerequisite for development: Hafeez

December 5, 2017 |

Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman says peace is prerequisite for development and the government is utilizing all available resources for lasting peace in the area.

This he said while addressing a seminar held under title of role of media in …

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Jhagra lauds Pakistan Scouts’ services

December 5, 2017 |

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra says Pakistan Scouts have always rendered innumerable services in natural calamities and proved its worth in every hour of need in the country.

Presiding over a meeting of the Boy Scouts Council in …

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