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Balochistan needs dams

For a country blessed with many rivers, the perennial scarcity of water in Pakistan is because of the shortage of storage capacity. While problematic presently, a full blown crisis is…

Balochistan example

“AS has been pointed out, Balochistan is the largest province in terms of size and smallest in terms of population. These features offer both challenges and opportunities for development. On…

The Balochistan conundrum

The Balochistan Assembly through a unanimously adopted resolution has recently called upon the federal government to ensure that interests and rights of the people of the province are adequately protected…

Building An Inclusive Balochistan

Building an inclusive Balochistan

Most of us who have been told stories of violence and terror in Balochistan tend to believe in them. But in doing so, we lose sight of the real Balochistan,…

Revisiting Balochistan

SARDAR Akhtar Mengal has complained on the floor of the National Assembly that the government is not honouring its agreement signed with his BNP-M on key issues of import to…

What’s Next For Balochistan?

What’s next for Balochistan?

Weeks after the July 25 general elections were held, Balochistan also has a new government in place. On August 19, Jam Kamal took oath as the chief minister of Balochistan.…

The Political Economy Of Balochistan

The political economy of Balochistan

Why do budgets fail to give hope to the common citizen? Any analysis of Balochistan’s provincial budget leaves us with the same discontent. The current coalition government in the province…

Financial Accountability In Balochistan

Financial accountability in Balochistan

On November 14, Federal Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhry made an incorrect statement about Balochistan on the floor of the Senate. While criticising the alleged corruption of the opposition, he…