Balochistan

Roadside blast kills elite police in Pakistan's Quetta

Bomb targets police vehicle killing at least seven people and wounding 22 others in the capital of Balochistan province.

Roadside blast kills elite police in Pakistan's Quetta

Pakistan

Report: ISIL claims deadly attack on Pakistani forces

At least four members of Pakistani security forces killed by gunmen on a motorcycle in restive Balochistan province.

Report: ISIL claims deadly attack on Pakistani forces

Balochistan

Pakistan: Sufi shrine explosion kills 52

ISIL claims responsibility for blast at a shrine in Balochistan killing at least 52 and wounding more than 100 others.

Attack on Shah Noorani shrine in Pakistan kills dozens

Quetta attack

Why is Pakistan's Balochistan an easy target?

With seven major attacks in the past month alone, the vast remote western province faces a renewed security challenge.

Why is Balochistan an easy target in Pakistan?

Pakistan

Deadly blasts strike train in Pakistan's Balochistan

Separatist group said to claim responsibility for explosions that targeted train as it passed through restive province.

Pakistan train bombing: Deaths in Balochistan attack

Pakistan

Baloch separatist says help from India 'welcome'

Allah Nazar Baloch warns of more attacks on Chinese economic project in Pakistan in first video interview in five years.

Pakistan: BLF chief Baloch says Indian help 'welcome'

Quetta attack

ISIL and Taliban claim Quetta hospital suicide bombing

Both groups claim responsibility for killing 70, including lawyers and journalists at the Civil Hospital emergency room.

Opinion

Understanding the context of Quetta attack in Pakistan

The terrorist threat in the country has been greatly reduced, but it is not going away any time soon.

Tom Hussain

by Tom Hussain

Tom Hussain

Pakistan

Pakistani troops kill dozens of rebels in Balochistan

Abdul Nabi Bangulzai - a "main commander" of separatist group in Balochistan - allegedly one of 34 fighters killed.

Pakistani troops kill dozens of rebels in Balochistan

Balochistan

'Killed' leader of Baloch fighters appears in new video

Allah Nazar appears in video denying government claims he was killed in August and vowing to continue separatist fight.

'Killed' leader of Baloch fighters appears in new video

Balochistan

The lonely vigil of Pakistan's 'invisible man'

Like many others, Mama Qadeer's son disappeared then was found dead. Years later, he is protesting to know why.

The lonely vigil of Pakistan's 'invisible man'

Opinion

Hopes for a new dawn in Balochistan

Hundreds have died during the decade-long insurgency in Balochistan. Yet peace talks may now be on the horizon.

Abbas Nasir

by Abbas Nasir

Abbas Nasir

War & Conflict

Workers killed in attack in Pakistan's Balochistan

Local official says attackers targeted labour camp near dam construction site in Turbat, leaving at least 20 dead.

Workers killed in attack in Pakistan's Balochistan

Afghanistan

Afghans living under shadow of Iranian guns

Iranian guards erect wall and continue to fire, forcing dozens of villagers in Nimroz province to flee border areas.

Afghans living under shadow of Iranian guns

Asia

Pakistani Baloch find home in Afghanistan

War-torn neighbour is an uncertain haven for refugees fleeing Pakistan's Balochistan, where locals seek independence.

Pakistani Baloch find home in Afghanistan