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  • Reinventing the Baloch Sajji

    Chicken or meat is roasted over coal to juicy, golden perfection to make Sajji, a dish which originated in Balochistan...

    Here in the garrison city, local chefs make a spicier version of Sajji, marinating the meat in garlic, ginger, and papaya paste and seasoning it with spices such as red chilli and black pepper...

  • Eight injured as Bolan Mail derails near Madeji

    SHIKARPUR: Eight passengers were injured when six coaches of the Karachi-bound Bolan Mail were derailed and three of them overturned near the Madeji railway station on Tuesday morning...

    Some train services scheduled to pass through Habib Kot junction were diverted to other routes after the Quetta Express bound for Karachi was halted at Shikarpur station and rerouted...

  • 'Bolan Medical College to lose PMDC recognition due to government negligence'

    QUETTA: Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has threatened to de-recognise Balochistan's only medical college, Bolan Medical College (BMC), if the government fails to grant it university status by October 2016, BMC Principal Shabir Lehri told Dawn...

    Earlier in 2015, the Balochistan High Court had abolished special seats in the Bolan Medical College and said the creation of such seats in categories A, B, C, D and E in the...

  • Railway track blown up in Balochistan's Bolan

    QUETTA: Suspected terrorists on Saturday morning blew up a portion of the railway track in the Bakhtiarabad area of Balochistan's Bolan district...

    Levies' sources told Dawn that a two-feet portion of the track was damaged when an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was detonated in Kolpur area of district Bolan...

  • At least 14 dead as Jaffar Express derails in Bolan, scores injured

    QUETTA: At least 14 people were killed and over 150 injured when four bogies of the Jaffar Express derailed in Ab-i-Gum area of the Bolan district on Tuesday...

    "Four carriages of the Rawalpindi-bound train which left Quetta Railway station were derailed near Ab-i-Gum area of Bolan district, some 75 kilometres from Quetta city,” said Akbar Hussain Durrani, the home secretary of Balochistan...

  • Suicide blast outside imambargah in Bolan district kills 10

    QUETTA: A suicide attacker blew himself outside an imambargah in Bolan’s Goth Chalghari area on Thursday, killing at least 10 people and injuring many others, DawnNews reported...

    According to initial police investigation, a suicide bomber blew himself up outside an imambargah in Goth Chalghari area of Tehsil Bhag in Bolan district...

  • UN chief condemns Jacobabad, Bolan blasts

    UNITED NATIONS: United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon on Saturday strongly condemned the terrorist attacks on Ashura processions and Imambargahs inside Pakistan, said a report published on Radio Pakistan...

    In another incident of terrorism on Thursday, a suicide attacker blew himself outside an Imambargah in Bolan district of Balochistan, killing at least 10 people and injuring 12 others...

  • Rest house upgraded to circuit house

    GUJRAT: The district council rest house has been upgraded to the level of a circuit house and additional bedrooms and other infrastructure will now be built there for temporary stay of government officers and other functionaries...

    The rest house was established by the Gujrat district council around four decades ago and was under its control since then...

  • Avenfield House or ‘tax haven’ house?

    LONDON: The family of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is not the only resident of Avenfield House on London’s Park Lane who bought their properties through offshore companies incorporated in tax havens...

    According to the UK Land Registry record, the majority of flats in Avenfield House are owned by offshore companies incorporated in tax havens like Panama, the British Virgin Islands and Guernsey...

  • Woman’s body kept in house for days in Karachi

    KARACHI: The body of an 80-year-old woman, believed to have died several days ago, was found in an Askari IV apartment on Wednesday, officials said...

    The situation pushed the law enforcement agency to intervene and move the body to the Civil Hospital Karachi for an autopsy despite resistance from the deceased’s daughters after their neighbours came up with a complaint of stench of a decomposed body emitting for the apartment...

  • Explosion during Rangers operation in Karachi destroys house

    KARACHI: A huge explosion took place during a Rangers search operation in Karachi's Orangi Town area late Monday night, completely razing a house, DawnNews reported...

    Talking to Dawn late Monday night after the blast, Karachi-West Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Feroze Shah had said an alleged suicide bomber had blown himself up in Faqir Colony of Orangi Town during a Rangers search operation...

  • 4 killed as landslide hits house in Karachi's Baldia Town

    Four people were killed and nine others injured when a landslide struck a house in Karachi's Baldia Town area early Thursday, police said...

    Rescue teams reached the site after receiving reports of a boulder hitting a house in Gulshan-i-Ghazi neighbourhood of Baldia Town and started pulling people from under the debris...

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