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Balochistan portion of The Baloch News focuses on the Baloch personalities who have contributed greatly in Balochi and Brahvi languages or they have worked for the betterment of Baloch and Balochistan in political, literary and social platforms. It also includes the Balochi folk stories that have much popularity in Baloch nation and the Baloch ancestors used to tell those stories to the young generation so that the centuries old stories remain alive in the hearts of Baloch nation.

It is estimated that Balochi speakers are more than 20 million and most of them reside in Pakistani Balochistan, Iranian Balochistan, Afghanistan and other parts of the Asia and Europe. They have got different dialects of Balochi speaking living...
Safar is almost 10 years old and lives in Malir with his father. As he was playing on the street in his neighborhood one day, Karachi United Coach Nabeel happened to notice that this young boy had something special...
The wait is going to be over and Lyari – A Prison Without Wall, a film directed by Nazeen Baloch and produced by Syed Ahsan Shah is about be screened this December. Lyari, the oldest settlement of Lyari has been plagued by...
Shazia Akhter Baloch, who serves as a human right activist and teacher by profession, hails from Turbat. She received her master’s degree in “Gender Development Studies” from Balochistan University, Quetta. She is also the Cultural Ambassador for the United...
Concealed within the desolate, rocky, landscape of the Makran coastline of Southern Balochistan, Pakistan, is an architectural gem that has gone unnoticed and unexplored for centuries. The Balochistan Sphinx, as it is popularly called, came into the public eye...
Bakhtawar Baloch who had topped district Gwadar metric level examinations in 2016 has been awarded with cash and other prizes during a program held in Quetta recently. Talented Bakhtawar Baloch D/O Dawood studied in Government Girls High School Surbandar, Gwadar. The...
THE reading room at the Sayad Hashmi Reference Library in Malir. Students and young writers frequent the library during the week to read books on history and politics and look at archives.—Fahim Siddiqi / White Star IN the 90s, Prof...
Hani Baloch, a young and talent Baloch girl from Karachi, has been interviewed and filmed by Russian film makers. She was interviewed for her Lyari school as she has been actively working for the promotion of education. During her interview,...
In the western part of Balochistan in Kohistan there is no any Baloch who is not aware about the story of Tawkali mast and Sammo. Tawkali who fall in love with Sammo  belongs to the marri tribe. He was born...
History of Baloch itself is witness of their bravery. But besides bravery, Baloch are well-known for their Tribal culture and traditions. In the same way, when life became tough for the Baloch living in Iran owing to the atrocities...

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