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Balochistan

Elections 2018 And Balochistan

When the entire country is an avenue of high drama in the run-up to the elections, there is a forbidden strip of land inhabited by forgotten people who are still awaiting the advent of national leaders of state-wide parties. The absence of…

The Iron Lady of Lasbela

Politically conscious and culturally well endowed, resource-rich Baluchistan is Pakistan’s least-developed province with a high rate of maternal mortality, female illiteracy, and unemployment and gender disparity. Inflexible social customs…

CPEC: Prospects for Balochistan

Historically, a small fishing village, Gwadar has gone a major transformation and now sits at the heart of Balochistan. The multi-billion dollar One Belt, One Road initiative by China has caused the rapid development of Gwadar which stands…