The Balochistan Point is the only English-language online newspaper from Balochistan, a province in Pakistan. The site launched in 2010 to highlight the most important news from the country's poorest province, which is largely ignored by electronic and print media in Pakistan. The Balochistan Point is a Global Voices partner. Read more about our other partnerships here.
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We look at the latest advertised federal jobs in Pakistan and find that Balochistan is only allocated half of its quota.
The well-financed coastal highway has taken traffic away from Turbat Road, which was once a major source of livelihood for Awaran, the poorest district in Pakistan's poorest province Balochistan.
According to estimates, hundreds of thousands are affected every time road blocks are put up for the security of important people in Quetta, home to about 1 million.
Like thousands of other children in Balochistan's capital city Quetta, 12 year-old Jummah and 11 year-old Razzaq are forced into child labor because of extreme poverty.
An investigation by our partner site The Balochistan Point reveals major discrepancies in operations of Pakistan's national airline PIA in its poorest and largest province Balochistan.
"According to media reports more than 60 people have lost their lives in the anti-polio campaign in Pakistan since 2012."
The driver strike in Balochistan has caused significance inconvenience to the commuters of Quetta, especially those living in the Sariab area of the city. Where do politicians go from here?