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Panama Papers: Imran Khan calls NAB, FBR, ECP for action against Sharif’s

Advertisements After Sharif family being named in the Panama leaked papers, PTI chairman Imran Khan has called of the institutes like NAB, FBR and ECP to take the action. Further, he was of the view that our (PTI’s) stance regarding Sharif family’s wealth stored abroad is vindicated. Advertisements Our stance …

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Punjab,Sindh LG polls: By-elections polling underway till 5pm

LAHORE/Karachi: The polling for by-elections underway in Punjab and Sindh. The decision was taken by Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to delay the elections on the recommendation of Sindh Government  specially in Sanghar and Badin districts, in wake of sensitive security situation. Different union councils of 21 districts of Punjab …

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NA 154 Re-polls: PML-N candidate Siddique Baloch declares disqualify

LAHORE: On Monday, Pakistan Muslim league Nawaz (PML-N) candidate Siddiuqe Baloch  for N-154 re-polls,  declared disqualified on concealing assets. According to reports, Lahore High Court (LHC) Multan bench has declared  Siddique Baloch disqualified  on the petition saying candidate has concealed assets. Independent candidate Iffat Somoro who is also contesting re-polls filed the …

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Overseas Pakistanis might not be able to cast vote in 2018 General Elections: ECP

The Election Commission and Nadra told a parliamentary committee on Tuesday use of electric voting machines (EVMs), bio-metric verification and voting by Pakistanis living abroad might not be feasible in the upcoming general election (2018). According to sources, Nadra officials raised few questions related to security of its data during an in-camera meeting …

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Re-polls in NA-154: Election Commission announces schedule

Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) announced the scheduled for by-polls in NA-154, Lodhran constituency of National Assembly. The notification issued on today reads the public notice for the by-polls will be issued by November 12; however, November 19, 20 are dates for filing nomination papers, while the announcement of rejection …

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Punjab Local Government Elections Phase-1: FAFEN identifies irregularities and illegalities

LAHORE: Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) has identified irregularities and illegalities in the 1st phase of local government elections in Punjab. According to FAFEN, same irregularities and illegalities on the election day were occurred as were witnessed during 2013 General Elections. FAFEN has released its report today over the …

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After 10 years, polling in process for 1st Phase of LG elections in Punjab, Sindh

PUNJAB/SINDH: Polling for 1st phase of local government elections in 12 districts of Punjab and 9 districts of Sindh is underway. The polling started at 7:30 am and will continue till 5:30 without any rest. Following are the districts of Punjab where LG polls are underway: Lahore Faisalabad Gujrat Chakwal Bhakkar …

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LG Elections in Punjab, Sindh: Troops to assist security agencies in maintaining peace, says ISPR

RAWALPINDI: The Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) of Pak Army has ensured that the troops will assist law enforcement agencies (LEAs) in maintaining peace during LG polls when and where required by the civil administration. Various civil administrations have demanded for the army troops for maintenance of law and order …

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This is moral victory of PTI, investigating votes thrown out of NA-122: Imran

NA-122 aftershocks: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan said on Monday that his party is investigating the number of PTI votes ‘thrown out’ of the NA-122 by-polls. Imran stressing on the number of votes thrown out of the most talked about constituency at the last moment, said PTI would call …

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NA-154: SC suspends tribunals decision, reinstates MNA Siddique Baloch

The apex court suspended the decision of re-election in the constitution scheduled for October 11. The elected MNA from this constituency, Muhammad Siddique Khan Baloch, was de-seated month ago by election tribunal probing rigging allegations leveled by his opponent candidate Janagir Tareen of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). The tribunal had also …

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ECP rebuffs objections against Ayaz Sadiq

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan turned down the objections raised against the nomination of former speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq for by-election in NA-122 of Lahore. The ECP on Tuesday has discarded all objections raised by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Awami Tehreek. ECP endorsed nomination papers of Ayaz …

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Never cancel protest on Oct 4 unless resignation of four ECP members: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan showed his firmness on holding protest on October 4 in Islamabad against four members of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP in spite of the withdrawal appeal by the chief of election commission (CEC). The PTI chairman Imran Khan was talking to media outside …

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PTI, PPP’s resignation demands against ECP members turned down

ISLAMABAD: Opposition parties’ calls are rejected today by members of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP). The parties which sought the ECP members to step down include Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP). A commission under the chairmanship of Chief Election Commissioner Retired Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza was held in …

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PTI to protest in front of ECP Islamabad on Oct 4, says Imran Khan

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan said that his purpose has never been to destabilize the government but rather to strengthen the democracy by bringing fairness in electoral system. We’ll stage a sit-in on 4th Oct, in front of ECP if all the four provincial election commissioners didn’t resign …

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