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

Advertisements 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. Advertisements FAFEN has released its report today …

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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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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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ECP releases new schedule for LG Polls in Punjab

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday has announced the schedule for Local Bodies (LB) Elections for the Punjab. In the light of the schedule, in the First Phase of election the categories of seats of Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Union Council and General Members in each …

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ECP postpones schedule for LG polls in Punjab, Sindh after provincial governments request

Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has put off announcement of schedule for local government polls in Punjab and Sindh provinces. In the light of a press release of ECP, the provincial governments of the Punjab and Sindh Provinces have requested the Honourable Election Commission to re-consider the holding of Local …

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Lawmakers directed to submit statements of assets to ECP

ISLAMABAD: All the political parties and lawmakers are asked by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday to submit statements of accounts to the ECP by August 29 and September 30 respectively. All the members from National and Provincial Assemblies as well as Senate are directed to submit annually …

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Assets of political parties issued by Election Commission

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan has issued the details of assets of all the political parties. As per details, out of 307 political parties in total only 73 political parties submitted their details of assets for the year 2013-14. According to the report of election commission, the highest income …

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Re-polling ordered in 250 polling stations as irregularities found in KP

ISLAMABAD: Election establishment have decided to hold fresh polling at hundreds of polling stations in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) that faced large scale irregularities in the May 30 elections.  On Thursday, (ECP) the Election Commission of Pakistan has notified more than 250 polling stations across the province, where re-elections will be held …

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Asfandyar Wali demands LB Re-Election in KP

PESHAWAR: Awami National Party (ANP) chief Asfandyar Wali on Wednesday demands Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) to break up the provincial assembly over failing to carry out free and transparent local bodies elections in KP. In a media briefing following the party meeting, Wali expressed that government is duty-bound to maintain law …

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NA-125: SC suspends the verdict of Election Tribunal, Khawaja Saad Rafique wins

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme of Pakistan has suspended the verdict of Election Tribunal for disqualifying Khawaja Saad Rafique as member National Assembly and re-polling in NA-125. The SC today gives clean chit to Khawaja Saad Rafique and reinstated Khawaja to his post as Federal Minister for Railway. Khawaja Saad Rafique who …

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Senate session to be held today

ISLAMABAD: Meeting of the Senate is going to be held today at 3 p.m. to discuss country’s political situation and various national issues according to statement released by Senate of Pakistan. The Senate will meet at 3 p.m. under the chairmanship of Syed Nayar Hussain Bokhari. The session is also …

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ELECTION COMMISSION OF PAKISTAN ALLOWS PROVISIONING OF IMRAN KHAN’S NOMINATION PAPERS TO ARSALAN IFTIKHAR

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has approved of handing over copies of Imran Khan’s nomination documents to Arsalan Iftikhar. The ECP has confirmed that Arsalan Iftikhar, son of former Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, has requested the commission for granting the nomination papers of Imran Khan, …

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UNDP’S Country Director dismisses Imran Khan’s election-tampering objections

The Country Director, United Nations Development Programme(UNDP), Marc-Andre Franche has negated Imran Khan’s criticism over alleged intervention in UNDP’s election project on May 11,2013 polling day, by enunciating that its staff was not expelled from the offices of the Returning Officers, as leveled by Imran Khan. He also made a …

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