Balochistan
Balochistan cholera outbreak Major cholera outbreak in Pakistan’s Balochistan claims several lives

The WHO has expressed fear about the risk of potential international spread given that Pakistan has long land borders with significant cross-border movement

90 coal miners have died in work-related accidents in Pakistan in 2022

As of July, 90 workers have died in at least 60 mine-related accidents. Recent flash floods and increased work pressure has worsened the plight of miners

Baloch enforced disappearances Pakistan Baloch students in Pakistan demand an end to abductions and disappearances

In light of the increase in disappearances of Baloch youth, many from the community have taken to the streets to protest the police brutality and abductions

Baloch students protest Baloch students protest repeated enforced disappearances

Several student groups gave the call for protests after Bebagr Imdad, a Baloch student, was picked up in broad daylight from the premises of Punjab university (PU) in national capital Islamabad

Enforced disappearance Pakistan Baloch students boycott classes to protest enforced disappearances in Pakistan

For over a month, civil society groups, students unions and activists have been seeking information on the whereabouts of researcher Hafeez Baloch who was abducted from the city of Khuzdar in February

Pakistani students intensify protest seeking safe return of missing research scholar

Baloch student groups have been calling for the safe release of Hafeez Baloch by organizing protests, hunger strikes and peaceful demonstrations.

Enforced disappearances in Balochistan Pakistan Student bodies demand release of abducted research scholar in Balochistan

Following the abduction of Hafeez Baloch, a physics scholar at Quaid-e-Azam University in Balochistan, a series of protests have been witnessed across Balochistan demanding his safe release

Sudanese forces kill protestors; march for Indigenous women in Canada and other stories

Today we look at the 18th round of anti-coup mass protests in Sudan, the annual march for Indigenous women, trans and Two Spirit people in Canada, and more

Coal miners death Balochistan 43 coal miners killed in last 3 months in Pakistan

Union leaders blame institutional apathy and continued reliance on the contract system for the deaths more than forty miners in the last three months in the southwestern Balochistan province 

11 Shia Hazara coal miners killed by members of ISIS, thousands stage protest 

Despite harsh weather, thousands from Shia Hazara community continued to protest, refusing to bury the dead while demanding justice for the victims who were killed on Saturday

Mining accident Pakistan 20 miners feared dead in Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province 

The incident was triggered by a rockslide at a marble quarry in the Mohmand district. Casualties are expected to rise as dozens remain trapped under the debris

Journalist's death in Pakistan Rights groups demand probe into mysterious death of woman journalist in Pakistan 

Shaheena Baloch was the editor of Baloch magazine Daz Gohar and an anchor at the Pakistan Television Network – Bolan wing. As per her family members, her death may be a case of “honor killing” involving her husband