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  1. Pakistan Coal Mine Blast Kills Eight WorkersRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Resource Investing News

    World Bulletin reported that eight workers were killed in an accident at a coal mine in southwestern Pakistan's Balochistan province. The accident took place in Loralai district's Dukki town, located some 145 kilometers off the provincial capital of Quetta.

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

    Jan 24, 2015 | 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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  3. TTP commander arrested in HarnaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | 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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  4. ISLAMABAD: Over 34m Pakistan children to be vaccinated in polio driveRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Except for a few districts, the new year's first national polio campaign was launched to vaccinate over 34 million children across the country on Monday. However, due to the security reasons, unavailability of staff and harsh weather conditions, the anti-polio drive could not be launched in a few districts.

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  5. Govt will cleanse Balochistan, KP and FATA of terrorists: Nawaz : January 20, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Daily Times

    Addressing the inaugural session of Balochistan Development Forum here, the prime minister said development of Balochistan was close to his heart, and despite constraints, the federal government provided substantial resources to supplement the efforts of the provincial government to address the needs of its people. The prime minister mentioned some already taken corrective measures in shape of 7th NFC Award, Aghaz-e-Haqooq-e-Balochistan, 18th Amendment and substantive allocations for development projects.

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  6. Efforts on to ensure Balochistan uplift:a SPMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Nation

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said Balochistan lagged behind in socio-economic development owing to neglect in the past, adding both federal and provincial governments were now taking measures to ensure growth and peaceful environment in the province. Addressing the inaugural session of Balochistan Development Forum here, the prime minister said development of Balochistan was close to his heart and despite constraints the federal government provided substantial resources to supplement the efforts of the provincial government to address the needs of its people.

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  7. Gunmen Kill At Least 7 Pakistani Troops In BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Pakistani officials say seven paramilitary soldiers have been killed in a large-scale attack on a security checkpoint in southwestern Balochistan Province. A military spokesman said some 40 militants attacked the checkpoint in the mountainous Mekhtar region in Loralai district early on January 12. However, the AFP news agency reported that Nirak Baluch, a spokesman for militant group the Baluch Liberation Army claimed responsibility for the attack.

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  8. Seven security men killed in BalochistanRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Seven security personnel were killed in Pakistan's Balochistan province when militants stormed a paramilitary check-post, media reported Monday. Around 40 to 50 terrorists attacked the check-post in Loralai district with sophisticated weapons.

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  9. Seven Paramilitary Soldiers Killed in Militants' Attack in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Outlook

    Seven soldiers of paramilitary Frontier Corps were killed today in an attack by militants in Pakistan's south-western province of Balochistan, a security official said. More than three dozen militants armed with automatic weapons attacked a security check post in Mekhtar area of Loralai district, killing seven soldiers, the official said.

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  10. Seven FC personnel killed in LoralaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | The Nation

    Loralai- Seven Frontier Corps personnel embraced martyrdom when terrorists attacked a check post in Loralai. Security forces hemmed in the Mushtar area in Loralai District of Pakistan's insurgency-hit southwestern Balochistan today, after militants ambushed and killed at least seven Frontier Corps personnel at a checkpoint.

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  11. PM condemns killing of FC personnel in Loralai : January 12, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Daily Times

    The prime minister extended condolences to the families of the killed personnel and expressed the resolve of the government to eradicate terrorism and militancy from Pakistan.

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  12. Crackdown started against hate literature dealersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Nation

    Quetta- Several people have been arrested for distributing and selling hate literature and CDs in Baluchistan, in a crackdown against elements inciting hatred. Police and FC jointly launched crackdown in several places of the province including Quetta, Turbat, Nokundi, Tuqftan, Chaman Market, Qela Abdullah, Noshaki, Chatkan Market, Chagi, Dalbandin, Loralai, Sibi, Mach, DhaDr, Dera Murad Jamli, Sui, Hub, Bela, Aothal, and Dera Bugti.

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  13. QUETTA: 'We are protecting children from polio at the cost of our lives'Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Asia News Network

    In their struggle to protect children from the crippling disease, female immunisation workers have faced the brunt of attacks aimed at polio teams in Balochistan. Threats and intimidation have been a constant in their lives and the recent killings of polio workers in the southwestern province have invoked a deep sense of insecurity among the female volunteers and lady health workers.

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  14. Pakistan: 'We are protecting children from polio at the cost of our lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    QUETTA: In their struggle to protect children from the crippling disease, female immunisation workers have faced the brunt of attacks aimed at polio teams in Balochistan. Threats and intimidation have been a constant in their lives and the recent killings of polio workers in the southwestern province have invoked a deep sense of insecurity among the female volunteers and lady health workers.

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  15. PM promises to announce package for promotion of education in BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Daily Times

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday that youths in Balochistan have lot of talent and he would announce education package for the province during his visit to the Province. Talking to a group of students from Loralai here at the PM's House, he said that his government was committed to the development of Balochistan with a resolve to bring it at par with the developed areas of Pakistan.

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  16. QUETTA: Gunmen kill four polio workers in QuettaRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Asia News Network

    Four polio workers, including three women, were killed and three others injured on Wednesday morning when unknown gunmen opened fire on a polio vaccination team near Quetta's Eastern Bypass area. According to police, armed men opened fire at the polio team, killing four people, injuring three.

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  17. Siraj feels conspiracy against Pakhtuns, Baloch : October 31, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Daily Times

    LAHORE Jamaat-e-Islami chief Sirajul Haq has announced that he will call a grand national jirga to present a working plan for removing deprivations of Balochistan after the public gathering at Minar-e-Pakistan. He made the announcement at a tribal jirga organised by the Jamaat's Loralai chapter on Friday for suggesting measures to improve law and order in the area and seeking the solution of the collective problems of the people.

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  18. Balochistan's stolen antiques found in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ISLAMABAD: Antiques pertaining to the Buddha era stolen from Mehrgarh area of Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan have been recovered in Italy. A provincial government spokesman said yesterday that the Italian government had informed the authorities in Islamabad that they had recovered the antiques smuggled from Pakistan.

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  19. Press clubs across Balochistan closed against killing of journalists : September 09, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Daily Times

    QUETTA: The press clubs across Balochistan have been closed on Monday to protest against the law enforcers for their failure to arrest killers of journalist Irshad Mastoi and two of his colleagues. Unidentified gunmen had forced into Mastoi's office and shot him dead along with two other co-workers on August 28. The Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists and Pakistan Press Clubs Councils called the strike.

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