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Balochistan Point · May, 2015

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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Latest posts by Balochistan Point from May, 2015

28 May 2015

No Protection for Quetta's Vulnerable Child Garbage Sellers

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.

16 May 2015

For Pakistan's Struggling National Airline, Balochistan Comes Last

The Bridge

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.

4 May 2015

Risking Their Lives to Save Pakistanis From Polio

"According to media reports more than 60 people have lost their lives in the anti-polio campaign in Pakistan since 2012."