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Provincial autonomy: Inaction of the Sindh government

sindhSelected and translated by Sohail Sangi

What Sindhi Press says;

THE Sindh government has failed to submit a proposal to the federal government for the abolition of the concurrent list and granting of more provincial autonomy. The statements by the members of the Sindh government in the media indicate that they are well aware of the issue. But they have failed to act on their words.

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Balochistan Unrest- What Sindhi Press says: Daily Ibrat

missing-nawazSelected and translated by Sohail Sangi
Sohail Sangi is a senior journalist of Sindh and can be reached at sohailsangi@hotmail.com
ADVISER to the Prime Minister on Interior Rehman Malik has claimed India and Afghanistan are involved in fomenting the unrest in Balochistan. This has added fuel to the fire. If the Balochistan issue was meant to be solved in this manner, there was no need to offer apologies and make promises to address the grievances of the people and recompense them for excesses of the past.

Is there any difference between the interior minister of the Musharraf government and Mr Rehman? According to him the Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) was set up by Russia and now India and Afghanistan are running it.
Every government has dealt with the Balochistan issue in almost the same manner. Apart from the BLA, is there Indian and Afghan involvement in whatever is happening in Balochistan
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