Balochistan Archive

800 bodies found in Balochistan in past three years – by Syed Ali Shah: QUETTA: Over 800 bodies were found in Balochistan during last three-and-a-half years, with most of them being found in Quetta, Khuzdar and Makran belt. This information was shared with Dawn.com by sources in the Balochistan Home and Tribal Affairs
سونے کی کان: سابق چیف جسٹس افتخار چودھری کے بیٹے ارسلان کو نواز شریف کس احسان کے عوض نواز رہے ہیں؟ – نذیر ناجی:   
Uzbek and other takfiri terrorists relocating from Waziristan to Balochistan:   According to media reports, Uzbek terrorists (a part of TTP-ASWJ-AlQaeda) are relocating from North Waziristan to Balochistan. We urge Pashtun and Baloch friends to kick these takfiri terrorists out of their lands. There is a great possibility that
Pak Army should take out all Taliban not just “bad” Taliban all over Pakistan – M Ilyas Khan: Pakistan’s military operation to clear al-Qaeda and Taliban militants from its side of the Afghan border has long been demanded by Kabul and Washington. Troops are now on alert in Pakistan’s towns and cities after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif
بلوچ و پختون قوم تحریکیں اور دیوبندی وہابی فاشزم – از عامر حسینی: بلوچ قوم کی تحریک کے وہابی دیوبندی مذھبی فاشزم سے رشتے اور اس کے اینٹی شیعہ دھشت گرد تنظیموں سے تعلق کا سوال نیا نہیں ہے ایران میں شیعہ انقلاب کے آنے کے بعد جب ایران کی مرکزی حکومت
Survival of the plural: A singular identity breeds violence – by Khaled Ahmed:       An article in a Lahore Urdu monthly, Naya Zamana, of May 2014 by a friendly writer, Ubaidullah Ubaid — using a naming technique of the Taliban when they threaten someone with assassination — has upbraided me
Liberal discourse on Deobandi terrorism – A Facebook Discussion:       AN: 80s and 90s: SSP killed Shia en masse. Shias retaliated by target killing SSP leaders. Urban Liberals were not happy with Shias. Late 90s to 2010: Shias stopped retaliating to prove they are genuinely ‘mazloom’.
Balochistan minority MPA shot dead in Quetta – by Syed Ali Shah:     QUETTA/ISLAMABAD: Minority member of the Balochistan Assembly Handery Masieh was killed by his guard in Quetta on Saturday, an official said. He was killed in a firing incident in Nawan Killi — located in the suburbs of
اقلیتی رکن صوبائی اسمبلی کا دن دھاڑے قتل – از سید علی شاہ:       بلوچستان اسمبلی کے اقلیتی رکن ہنری مسیح کو ہفتے کےدن  کویٹہ میں ان کے گارڈ نے فارنگ کر کے قتل کر دیا – جان محمد بلیدی جو کہ بلوچستان حکومت کے ترجمان ہیں ان کا اس
The mega follies: POLITICS is all about perception. If people believe that a policy is detrimental to their interests, not even a deluge of spin, arranged news conferences, full-page advertisements and assurances by its advocates is going to change that perception. A
Pashtun scholars’ mysterious silence on Pashtun massacre in Taftan, Balochistan: Pashtun scholars, including nationalists, progressive or right-wing scholars, remain consistently silent on Deobandi ASWJ (Sipah-e-Sahaba aka Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat)’s atrocities against Shias, Sunni Barelvis and other communities. In most recent incident, on 8 June 2014, at least 30
Deobandi terror outfit LeJ hijacks secular Baloch movement: Ramzan Mengal leads Khair Bakhsh Marri’s funeral: Pakistani media, including Dawn and Daily Times newspapers, have reported the distressing news that the funeral prayer of secular Baloch leader Khair Bakhsh Marri was led by Balochistan’s LeJ chief, Ramzan Mengal. It may be recalled that LeJ (Lashkar-e-Jhangvi,
نواب خیر بخش مری-بلوچ ایشو آزادی کا ہے خیرات میں حصّہ داری کا نہیں – از عامر حسینی: آج صبح سو کر اٹھا تو موبائل پر بار بار میسج ٹون بج رہی تھی تو موبائل کھولا تو درجنون پیغامات تھے جو بلوچ ساتھیوں کی طرف سے آئے تھے اور خبر سنارہے تھے کہ بلوچ قوم کے رہنماء
The ISI’s Great Game in Afghanistan – by Omer Aziz:   On the evening of March 20, two teenagers entered the buffet area of the luxurious Serena Hotel in Kabul. The well-guarded establishment was a popular meeting place for politicians, diplomats, and journalists; a kind of refuge away from the
Gun and suicide attack on Shias kills 23 in Taftan:       QUETTA: As many as 23 people were killed and several others injured when a suicide bomber stormed a hotel in Taftan, where Shia pilgrims were staying, and blew himself up, late on Sunday. Talking to Daily
U.S. Predator Drones Need only be Feared by Terrorists -by Rusty Walker: “Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result.” - Winton Churchill In Pakistan, and surprisingly, in the U.S., there exists politically correct pressure to sustain a belief that drones kill thousands of civilians, women
Uncertainty and death stalk the Hazara Shias wherever they go – by Shameen Khan: Source: Adapted with minor editing from Herald/Dawn According to Nazish Brohi, an independent researcher and human rights activist based in Karachi, “Hazaras are targeted in waves of religious extremism sweeping the country. They are killed because they are Shia.
Cost of Supporting “Strategic Death” Takfiri Deobandi militias like #ASWJ #TTP – by Qurat UlAin H Zaidi: I don’t care if #LatifJohar is on huger strike till death. Yeah I know he’s not eating anything from 35 days. it’s his choice after all. To hell with those people who are demanding their rights by indulging in
Suspected Separatists Kill Six in Balochistan:       Schoolteacher and his family murdered over belief that he was a spy for intelligence agencies. Gunmen on Wednesday killed a teacher and five members of his family in Balochistan province, officials said, adding that separatist rebels
Modi victory a wakeup call for Pakistan – by Ayaz Amir:   Islamabad diary For the first thing this victory will do is to draw an unfortunate contrast between India and Pakistan. We may not like Narendra Modi the instigator or abettor of the anti-Muslim riots in Godhra. But it
‘The country is on a suicide mission’ – by Zarrar Khuhro: How bad­ly will the mur­der of Rashid Rehman — the lat­est in a ser­ies of at­tacks on hu­man rights ac­ti­vists and es­pe­cial­ly those in­volved in de­fend­ing blas­phemy ac­cused — have a chill­ing ef­fect on ac­ti­vism as a whole? The
JUI-F blames ‘ISI within ISI’ for kidnappings, killings – by Irfan Haider: Editor’s note: Hypocritical statements from Deobandi JUI-F which provides umbrella protection for Deobandi Terrorists. JUIF-F also gets money from many foreign notorious foreign donors this was stated in Parliament by General Pasha, former head of ISI. The Taliban see their indispensability for the
‘If there is a referendum in Balochistan, people will vote for independence’: At 72, Qadeer Baloch or “Mama” Baloch walks the talk. After covering 3,300 km from Quetta, a journey that began on October 27, 2013, he and his fellow marchers reached Islamabad on February 28, with a long stop in
Takfiri Deobandi terrorists and banned groups roam free while US citizens and diplomats are seized; welcome to land of pure – by Saif RK:   In year 2014 alone, from 1st January to date around 100 major incidents of terrorism related violence has engulfed more than 330 lives of innocent civilians and around 160 security forces are dead and about 750 were left
The Diplomat: Early warning signs of Shia genocide in Pakistan – by Waris Hussain: The international community can no longer ignore the alarming rise in violence directed at Pakistan’s Shia minority. Last month the world commemorated the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide. Dignitaries from around the world delivered speeches to mark the
مکتوب بلوچستان: کے بی فراق کا گوادر سے مراسلہ: گوادر ایجوکیشنل ویلفیئر سوسائٹی کا شعبہ ء ادب جیوز لبزانکی گل کا ہر پہلی تاریخ کو ہونے والی تقریب یکم مئ کو مزدوروں کے دِن کی مناسبت سے مشاعرے کی صورت رکھا گیا۔تقریب کی صدارت جیوز کے صدر کے
In Pakistan, the Deobandi cult celebrates death anniversary of Osama Bin Laden: According to reports published in Pakistani and international media, thousands of Deobandi Muslims (a semi-Wahabi sect known for violent ideology, mainly adhered by Taliban TTP and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi LeJ) in Pakistan paid tribute to Osama bin Ladin on his death
Foreign militants seeking ‘safe passage’ – by Hassan Abdullah: MIRAMSHAH: As the government team prepares for another meeting with the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan Deobandi (TTP), many of the foreign militants based in and around North Waziristan feel they are facing an uncertain future and are not only seeking assurances from
ڈیڑھ ارب ڈالر کی سعودی امداد کا مقصد پاکستان میں دیوبندی اور وہابی انتہاپسندوں کے ذریعے شیعہ سنی فرقہ واریت کو ہوا دینا ہے – از نزیر ناجی:   Source : http://dunya.com.pk/index.php/author/nazeer-naji/2014-04-26/6870/58076360#.U1z_WSgbbIW
تکفیری دیوبندی دہشت گردی میں اکیس سو افراد شہید – اکثریت شیعہ مسلمانوں کی ہے –: حکومتِ پاکستان کا کہنا ہے کہ گذشتہ سات برسوں میں ملک میں فرقہ وارانہ دہشت گردی میں اب تک 2090 افراد مارے جا چکے ہیں لیکن حزب اختلاف نے ان اعداد و شمار کو غلط قرار دیتے ہوئے انہیں
State of fear – by Waseem Altaf: Dr. M is a Shia and he teaches at a Medical College in Lahore. He has been advised by his friends to maintain a private guard for himself and his children. He was told by a friend in police
Over 2,000 people, most of them Shias, killed in 5 years, Interior Ministry tells Senate – by Irfan Ghauri:   Killings per district: Fata (867), Balochistan (737), Sindh (252), Punjab (104), G-B (103) and K-P (22). PHOTO: ONLINE/FILE ISLAMABAD: The Senate was informed by the Interior Ministry on Wednesday that the monster of sectarianism had devoured at least 2,090
ہماری اپنی فوج اور ہماری اپنی آئی ایس آئی؟ – از عامر حسینی: یہ ہماری اپنی فوج اور ہماری اپنی فوج ہے بھلا ہم اس کے خلاف بولنے کا تصور کیسے کرسکتے ہیں؟ یہ ہے ٹیپ کا فقرہ جو ہر ٹی وی چینل پر آپ خبر ناموں،ٹاک شوز کے دوران خبریں پڑھنے
سپاہ صحابہ ، طالبان ، لشکر جھنگوی – پاکستان کی سلامتی کے لئے خطرہ ہیں – از عامر حسینی: وزرات داخلہ کی جانب سے چاروں صوبوں کو ایک خفیہ رپورٹ ارسال کی گئی ہے جوکہ انٹیلی جنس ایجنسیوں کی رپورٹ کی مدد سے تیار کی گئی ہے اس رپورٹ میں کہا گیا ہے کہ پنجاب میں کالعدم دیوبندی
Shia Genocide in Sindh and Bilawal Fan Club: 23-04-2014: Ejaz Hussain killed in Karachi. 22-04-2014: Sajid Mehdi, 25, killed in Karachi. 22-04-2014: Yet another Shia Muslim, Sajjad Raza, killed by ASWJ Farooqi Group in Karachi. 21-04-2014: A Shia Musim, Shahid Hussain, killed in Karachi. 20-04-2014: Ali Raza
سندھی صحافیوں اور قوم پرستوں پرآئی ایس آئی کا تشدد – بی بی سی رپورٹ: ’اب میں اپنا سر بچا کر بھیس بدل کر رپورٹنگ کر رہا ہوں اور کرتا رہوں گا۔ برائے مہربانی میرا یہ میسیج ڈیلیٹ مت کیجیے گا اور ریکارڈ پر رکھنا اگر میں مارا جاؤں تو۔‘ یہ الفاظ ہیں اس
پاکستانی میڈیا بمقابلہ پاکستانی میڈیا – از طاہر عمران: سنیچر کو حامد میر پر قاتلانہ حملے کے فوراً بعد سوشل میڈیا اور پاکستان کے ٹی وی چینلوں پر اس کی کوریج بہت مثبت رہی جہاں سوائے نجی ٹی وی چینل اے آر وائی نیوز کے دوسرے تمام نمایاں
Spot the difference – by Kunwar Khuldune Shahid:   Following back-to-back blasts in Sibi and Rawalpindi last week, claimed by the hitherto unknown United Baloch Army (UBA), comparisons between the UBA and Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) have spiraled to the point of going berserk. Just like most realms,
Over 2100 endangered houbara bustards killed by Saudi Prince Fahd in 21-day hunting in Balochistan: Thanks to Saudi-installed PM Nawaz Sharif – by Bhagwandas: KARACHI: A Saudi prince has poached over 2,100 internationally protected houbara bustards in 21-day hunting safari in Chagai, Balochistan, during which the royal also indulged in illegal hunting in protected areas, says a report. The report titled ‘Visit of
Pakistan’s Fragile Periphery – by Vikas Kumar: Key Points The relationship between its ethno-linguistic provinces and territories is a crucial determinant of the territorial integrity of Pakistan. Punjab is the only province of Pakistan that has both an abiding material interest in the integrity of the