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January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Sohail Tanvir elected president of Rawalpindi DBA

RAWALPINDI: Syed Sohail Tanvir is elected as new President of District Bar Association (DBA), Rawalpindi for the year of 2019-20 here on Saturday. Under tight security arrangements, polling started at 8:00 am till 4:00 pm. The elected President of District Bar Association (DBA), Rawalpindi Syed Sohail Tanvir got 1097 votes against Shahid Abbasi who got only 571 votes 16

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Obama protege Julian Castro set to join 2020 race

SAN ANTONIO: Former mayor of San Antonio, Texas and Obama-era cabinet member Julian Castro is expected Saturday to launch his bid to become the nation’s first Hispanic president, scheduling his announcement in a border state central to America’s immigration debate. Castro would become the most high-profile Democrat to date to officially enter the 2020 race, which 15

January 10, 2019 12:00 AM Tennis coaching, tutors courses in Islamabad

KARACHI: Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) is holding an ITF “Play Tennis” coaching course and a tutors course from January 25-28 at PTF Complex in Islamabad. The courses will be conducted by Seyed Amir Borghei (ITF Development Officer for West and Central Asia), Asim Shafik (National Development Director, PTF) and Kamran Khalil (National Coordinator 15

December 31, 2018 2:02 AM By-poll to Balochistan Assembly seat today

QUETTA: The by-election to a Balochistan Assem­bly seat will be held on Monday (today). The seat had fallen vacant after the Election Commis­sion of Pakistan disqualified Ahmed Kohzad, the secretary general of Hazara De­­mocratic Party (HDP), for being an Afghan national. Mr Kohzad was elected from PB-26 (Quetta-III) in the 2018 general elections by defeating 11

December 26, 2018 4:34 PM ECP announces by-election schedule for PK-30, Mansehra

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has announced the schedule of a by-election in PK-30 Mansehra-I. According to the commission, the by-election will be held on February 26 while the date for filling of nomination papers with the Returning Officer by the candidates will be from December 29 to January 1st. The date for publication of names 9

December 23, 2018 8:11 AM Local body by-polls conclude in Sindh, KP districts

Local bodies by-elections in multiple districts of Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa took place amid slim turnout on Sunday, DawnNews reported. More than 1.5 million registered voters were scheduled to exercise their polling rights in today's elections. Voting began at 8am and continued until 4pm, without any breaks. About 183 candidates were contesting over 26 seats 17

December 21, 2018 12:00 AM SECP appoints new CEO of CDC

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Thursday appointed Badiuddin Akber as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Central Depository Company (CDC). The appointment was approved in a meeting chaired by SECP Acting Chairman Tahir Mahmood on Thursday, sources told The News. Sources said the decision has been taken; however 22

December 20, 2018 12:00 AM KU awards 30 PhD, 23 MPhil degrees

The Board of Advanced Studies and Research (BASR) of Karachi University (KU) on Wednesday awarded 30 PhD and 23 MPhil degrees in various disciplines. According to the KU spokesman, the BASR recently held its meeting under the chairmanship of Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Muhammad Ajmal Khan. In the meeting, the varsity’s high-ups decided to confer degrees 18

December 18, 2018 12:00 AM Miss Philippines wins 2018 Miss Universe crown

Miss Philippines was crowned Miss Universe on Monday in Bangkok after a trailblazing ceremony praised for featuring its first transgender candidate but marred by gaffes about the English-speaking ability of two Asian contestants. Catriona Gray, 24, finished first ahead of the South African and Venezuelan finalists in the glittering televised event hosted 15

November 30, 2018 12:00 AM PFF elections set for Dec 12

KARACHI: The Returning Officer Mohammad Shoaib Shaheen on Thursday unveiled the schedule of the elections of the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF). According to the schedule, the elections would be held at the Supreme Court Building in Islamabad on December 12.The proccedings on the election day will begin at 2pm. In the first phase, voting for the PFF women 15