PANJGUR: Unidentified gunmen, suspected of having links to an underground religious extremist group opposing girls’ education, attacked and burned a school van carrying female students in Panjgur District on Wednesday, local residents confirmed. The students remained unhurt but the attackers beat the school owner who was driving the van.
Pakistan authorities must immediately determine the fate and whereabouts of the chairman of Baloch Student Organization-Azad (BSO-Azad), who was allegedly subject to enforced disappearance by officials of the Frontier Corps, the ICJ said today.
On Monday, May 5 several members of the Baloch community and friends gathered in front of the US State Department, joining the international Baloch community in protest against the March 18 abduction of BSO Chairman Zahid Baloch by Pakistani security forces, and to express solidarity with BSO members (particularly Latif Johar), currently on hunger strike at the Press Club in Karachi.
His neighbours know friendly Suleman Daud as a friend to chew the fat with. But now he has revealed the story behind his arrival in Wales
Desperate to secure Chinese investment in the region, Pakistani forces have accelerated their offensive in Balochistan. Pakistan FC began a massive troop deployment this morning in the Kalat area in hopes of orchestrating an “endgame scenario”.
A bomb has ripped through a fruit and vegetable market on the outskirts of Islamabad killing at least 21 people and wounding dozens more in a new attack in the Pakistani capital, which until recently had remained relatively removed from the shootings and bombings that plague other parts of the country.
Is it a crime to write about Baloch history and geography? Major Majeed Baloch
Child mortality rates in Balochistan are the highest in the country, with 111 children of every 1,000 births dying before they reach their fifth birthday. Ninety-seven of these children do not make it to the age of 1 year.
At least five unarmed civilians were killed and several others, including women and children, were injured in a military operation in the Pidarak area of Balochistan...