MIR HAZAR KHAN KHOSO

  • Pakistan: 4 killed, 58 injured in suicide attack in Quetta May 13, 2013

    Islamabad: A suicide attacker blew himself up near the official residence of the provincial police chief in Quetta city of southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing four persons and injuring about 58 others. The bomber detonated his explosive vest near the home of Balochistan Police chief Mushtaq Sukhera late this evening. ...
  • Pakistan: Khoso terms Sanaullah's death as 'tragic' May 11, 2013

    Islamabad: Caretaker Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso on Friday described as unfortunate the death of Pakistani prisoner Sanaullah Ranjay following an assault in India and called for mechanisms between the two countries to address the issue of prisoners. "Both Pakistan and India should ensure timely and effective implementation of...
  • Pak bans ACs to ease power crisis, issues new dress code May 8, 2013

    Islamabad: Grappling with power outages across the country, the Pakistan government on Wednesday banned the use of air conditioners in its offices from May 15 and introduced a "summer dress code" for employees. Caretaker Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso decided to impose the ban in all government departments and offices,...
  • Sanaullah Haq case: Pak seeks probe, India assures full cooperation May 4, 2013

    New Delhi: As Pakistan prisoner Sanaullah Haq, who was attacked in a Jammu jail by his fellow Indian inmate on Friday, continues to be treated in a Chandigarh hospital, Islamabad has asked Delhi to ensure a thorough investigation into the incident. Pakistan's caretaker Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso called...
  • Attack on Pak prisoner: Khoso asks India to ensure probe May 4, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan's caretaker Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso on Friday called on his Indian counterpart to personally look into an attack on a Pakistani prisoner in a jail in Jammu and ensure a thorough investigation. Sanaullah, a Pakistani national serving a life sentence was attacked in the prison in...
  • Pakistan: Four killed in blasts near MQM, PPP offices April 28, 2013

    Islamabad: At least four people were killed and 44 injured in three blasts that occurred in Pakistan's Karachi city near offices of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) on Saturday night, Geo News reported. In one of the incidents, at least two people were killed and...
  • Pakistan: Blasts in Quetta, Karachi kill 7, 60 injured April 24, 2013

    Islamabad: Seven persons were killed and over 60 others injured in five bomb attacks in the Pakistani cities of Quetta and Karachi on Tuesday, including one that was carried out by a suicide bomber who was trying to target the minority Shia Hazara community. The suicide attacker detonated his explosivesladen truck...
  • Pak polls: 22 people killed as terrorists target leaders April 17, 2013

    Islamabad: Terrorists targeted senior politicians campaigning for Pakistan's upcoming General Election in Balochistan and KhyberPakhtunkhwa provinces on Tuesday, killing 22 people and injuring dozens more and triggering concern about security for the landmark polls. Six persons were killed and about 30 injured when PMLN leader Sanaullah Zehri's motorcade was targeted...
  • Pakistan caretaker PM names 15member cabinet April 2, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan's caretaker Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has named a 15member cabinet though portfolios are yet to be allocated to the candidates drawn from all four provinces of the country. Seven members of the cabinet are from the most populous province of Punjab, three each from Sindh and Balochistan...
  • Khoso sworn in as Pakistan's caretaker Prime Minister March 26, 2013

    Islamabad: Mir Hazar Khan Khoso was on Monday sworn in as Pakistan's caretaker Prime Minister by President Asif Ali Zardari during a ceremony held at the presidency. The ceremony was attended by former premiers Raja Pervez Ashraf and Yousuf Raza Gilani, leaders of political parties, top military officials, bureaucrats and...
  • Mir Hazar Khan Khoso named Pakistan's caretaker PM March 24, 2013

    Islamabad: Mir Hazar Khan Khoso, a retired judge with a strong reputation for honesty, was on Sunday chosen by Pakistan's Election Commission as the caretaker Prime Minister to conduct the May 11 general elections. Khoso, 84, belongs to Goth Azam Khan Khosa in Jaffarabad district of Balochistan province and earlier...