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Pakistani Baloch find home in Afghanistan
War-torn neighbour is an uncertain haven for refugees fleeing Pakistan's Balochistan, where locals seek independence.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 07:55 GMT
Pakistan activists upset by new security law
Activists worry that the Protection of Pakistan Act will be used to justify security forces' excesses.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 12:00 GMT
Boko Haram beyond Nigeria: Girls' education under threat
A futile debate about Islamism takes focus away from the assault of religious extremism on girls' education.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2014 11:43 GMT
From rallies to armed resistance in Balochistan
For younger Baloch, the problem is no longer about economic dividends but preserving national identity and independence.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 08:57 GMT
Families of missing Baluch march for justice
Relatives of people who have been disappeared or killed in Pakistan march more than 2,000km seeking UN intervention.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2014 09:04 GMT
The return of Pakistan's Balochi tribesmen
A new generation of Balochi nationalists has emerged, eight years after the death of rhe movement's leader.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2014 15:47 GMT
Balochistan: A province divided
Pakistan's largest province, wracked by violence and an armed separatist movement, remains its least developed.
Last updated: 06 May 2013 18:57 GMT
Baloch nationalists fight Pakistan at polls
Stuck between bullets and ballots, residents of Balochistan are caught between separatist fighters and state forces.
Last updated: 05 May 2013 12:07 GMT
Killings fail to halt Pakistan election
Pakistan's politicians and voters say violence has only spurred them on to engage further in democratic processes.
Last updated: 04 May 2013 15:37 GMT
Pakistan's unending battle over Balochistan
While attention focuses on the restive northwest, southwest Balochistan has been a bloody battleground since 2005.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 16:31 GMT
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