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  1. Increasing calls for justice for the missing in Pakistan's BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Baloch human rights groups accuse the state of having abducted thousands of Baloch activists, often using violent methods, to give up information about militant groups that operate in the region. Relatives of missing Pakistanis hold up a portraits of loved ones during a vigil for Baloch Martyrs Day in Quetta.

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  2. Power back after rebel attack plunges Pakistan into darknessRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Peninsula

    ... line being blown up in Baluchistan," Minister of State for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali said. Baluchistan, Pakistan's largest but least developed and most sparsely populated province, has been wracked for decades by a separatist insurgency that was ...

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  3. Iran returns 27 illegal migrants to PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Nation

    Quetta- Iranian authorities have handed over 27 Pakistani nationals to Pakistani counterparts at Taftan border in Chaghi district of Balochistan, state media reported today. These Pakistani workers were apprehended as they were living without valid traveling documents.

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  4. Thousands Protest Against 'Charlie Hebdo' in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Outlook

    Thousands of people marched in Pakistan today against French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo as anger remains high in the Muslim majority country over the publication of cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed. The march through the streets of Karachi is the biggest in a series of demonstrations against the magazine, whose Paris offices were attacked on January 7 by Islamist gunmen, killing 12 people.

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  5. Efforts to restore power underway after nationwide blackout hits PakRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Attempts to restore power are underway after a major blackout hit Pakistan around midnight on Saturday, leaving about 80 percent of the country shrouded in darkness, a report said. Almost all of Pakistan including, Punjab, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Islamabad and Balochistan plunged into darkness around 11:50 p.m. on Saturday night as Baloch separatists attacked transmission lines near Naseerabad in Balochistan, causing the national power grid to trip and shutting down electricity supply to most parts of the country, reported the Dawn.

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  6. Power crisis: Pakistan plunges into darknessRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Pakistan faced a major power breakdown early Sunday and most of the cities including Islamabad, Karachi, Peshawar and Quetta witnessed a large blackout. The tripping of Guddo power plant in Sindh province transmission lines affected the 500 KW power line from the national grid, forcing Jamshoro and Bin Qasim power stations to shut down.

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  7. Another gas pipeline blown up in PakistanRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Miscreants blew up a gas pipeline in Pakistan's Balochistan province Saturday, a day after two gas pipelines were destroyed in the same province. Police sources told Dawn that militants HAD planted explosive material close to the 18-inch gas pipeline in Dera Allah Yar city, in Balochistan's Jaffarabad district.

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  8. Power Outage Leaves Pakistan In DarknessRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    The newspaper Pakistan Today reported the problem started on January 24 when a power transmission line to Quetta went offline, triggering a chain reaction that affected other power stations so that by early January 25 the outage had reached most of the country.

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  9. Country experiences major power breakdown : January 25, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Pakistan suddenly plunged into darkness late Saturday night following a major power breakdown, as most of the cities including Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar and Quetta witnessed a large blackout. According to TV channels, 17 districts in Balochistan suffered a sudden power breakdown.

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  10. Seven suspected militants arrested : January 25, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Times

    QUETTA/HANGU/LAHORE: Law enforcement agencies on Saturday arrested at least seven suspected militants, including a Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan commander, in Hangu, Harnai and Lahore. The TTP commander was arrested from Harnai.

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  11. Country hit by another power breakdownRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Nation

    The country suddenly plunged into darkness early on Sunday with most of the major cities including Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar and Quetta witnessing a major power breakdown after a 'fault' developed in the national grid, reported a private TV channel. The tripping of Guddu power plant's transmission lines affected the 500KW power line from the national grid, forcing Jamshoro and Bin Qasim power stations to shut down.

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  12. TTP commander among three held in HarnaiRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Nation

    Security forces arrested three suspected militants including a Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan commander in Balochistan's Harnai district on Saturday. An intelligence officer, who declined to be named since he was not authorised to speak to media, told a private news channel that security forces conducted a raid in Harnai and arrested three militants.

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  13. TTP commander arrested in HarnaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Security forces arrested three suspected militants, including a Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan commander, in Balochistan's Harnai district today. An intelligence officer, who declined to be named since he was not authorized to speak to media, told a private news channel that security forces conducted a raid in Harnai and arrested the three.

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  14. Power crisis worsens across Punjab, BaluchistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    LAHORE/QUETTA- If the petrol shortage wasn't enough for consumers in Punjab, citizens across the province as well as in Baluchistan now face electricity crisis as well. According to reports, unannounced load-shedding has increased up to 18 hours a day across Punjab.

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  15. Smuggler's paradise in Pakistan's BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Pakistan's largest and poorest province Balochistan has the unfortunate reputation of being a transit route for drug smugglers, who bring products across the border from sellers in the Gulf states and Iran. QUETTA: Pakistan's largest and poorest province Balochistan has the unfortunate reputation of being a transit route for drug smugglers, who bring products across the border from sellers in the Gulf states and Iran.

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  16. Quetta mayorship issue still unresolved despite PM's intervention : January 24, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    The issue of Mayorship of Quetta city is still unresolved despite the intervention of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as the allies present in Balochistan's coalition government were unable to reach any decision in this regard. As per details, by-elections in Balochistan has entered into its last phase leaving only four days to submit nominations for the post of mayor and deputy mayor.

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  17. 'Down with Charlie Hebdo' protests erupt around South AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stuff.co.nz

    AFGHANISTAN: Afghan men throw stones toward a U.S. compound during a demonstration against the satirical French weekly Charlie Hebdo's cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad, in Kabul, January 23, 2015. AFGHANISTAN: Afghans hold placards as they chant slogans during a demonstration against the satirical French weekly Charlie Hebdo's cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad, in Kabul, January 23, 2015.

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  18. PM asks Balochistan to ensure good governanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Nation

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday asked the Balochistan government to ensure good governance in the province. Chairing a meeting at the PM House on the matters relating to Balochistan, the prime minister said the government was providing increased funds for the development of the province with particular focus on infrastructure development.

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  19. The traumatized souls of BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Nation

    Balochistan, the largest province of Pakistan, has been consistently ignored by the government for as long as one can recall. Ironically the province that produces major chunk of natural gas is deprived of its home product.

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  20. Say it With FlowersRead the original story

    Thursday | Thatta Kedona

    Flowers surely bring people together. Blossoms can fuel a flaming passion, calm a raging jealousy, comfort a living being or earn a living.

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