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October 21, 2018 12:00 AM By-polls on one NA, two PA seats today

KARACHI: By-polls for National Assembly seat NA-247, Sindh Assembly seat PS-111 and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly seat PK-71 will be held today (Sunday). The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has finalised all necessary arrangements for the by-elections to be held in a peaceful manner. The process of voting will start at 8:00am and will continue until

October 20, 2018 12:00 AM Judicial commission begins probe into APS carnage

PESHAWAR: The judicial commission has started probe into the 2014 Army Public School carnage in which over 140 people, mostly students, were martyred. The Peshawar High Court on Friday issued a public notice, which stated that everyone specially the parents of the martyred students of APS, who have any evidence and want to record their statements before

October 19, 2018 12:00 AM Better Pak-Australian cooperation in heritage, museology sought

Islamabad: Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan Margaret Adamson acknowledged good and friendly relations existing between her country and Pakistan and sought better bilateral cooperation in the fields of heritage, museology, art, and literature. She called on secretary of the National History and Literary Heritage Division Aamir Hasan along with first

October 19, 2018 12:00 AM ECP notifies returned candidates in by-polls

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Thursday notified names of the returned candidates in the recent bye-election, holding back names of 13 for their inability to submit details of their poll expenses. The ECP issued notification of winning candidates of seven National Assembly constituencies and 15 provincial assemblies. Those whose

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Girls U-18 doubles title goes to Laiba, Amal

LAHORE: Raja Zulqarnain Haider (Punjab) won the U-18 Single Title and Alja Tariq (Balochistan) won the U-18 single Championships. In the Boys U-16 Single Qari Adnan from Khyber Paktunkhawa and in the Girls U-16 Single Sumaiya Tariq from Balochistan won the title. Umar Khan from Khyber Pakhtunkhawa took the U-14 Boys Single title. In the Boys Doubles

October 14, 2018 1:19 PM Over 6000 overseas Pakistanis cast vote online in by-elections: sources

ISLAMABAD: Over 80 per cent overseas Pakistani voters exercised their right to vote via internet in the by-elections in 35 National and Provincial Assembly constituencies, sources said. A total of 7,364 I-voters were registered for by-elections, according to the sources. Over 5,117 I-vote were cast for National Assembly seats while 1,116 for provincial 1

October 14, 2018 11:48 AM By-polls: CEC visits ECP’s central control room

ISLAMABAD: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza and Secretary Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Babar Yaqoob Fateh Muhammad on Sunday visited the central control room for ongoing bye-elections. Incharge of the ECP’s central control room briefed them about the functioning of the control room. The commission has established 1

October 13, 2018 7:39 PM Army has nothing to do with anti-corruption drive: DG ISPR

LONDON: DG ISPR Asif Ghafoor has said that Pakistan Army has absolutely no role in the ongoing anti-corruption and accountability drive. “Army believes that democracy is the only way forward and as an institution, Pakistan Army has provided full support to democratic institutions,” Asif Ghafoor told media persons in London. “We will work to make sure that democracy 6

October 13, 2018 3:10 PM Govt to launch parliamentary commission to name those behind economic crisis

ISLAMABAD: The decision to launch a parliamentary commission has been made by the government on Saturday in order to discern the people behind the economic crisis. Reports citing sources have revealed that authorities have been ordered by Prime Minister Imran Khan to confer with the Parliament, for the commission, the authorization of which was given 1

October 12, 2018 12:00 AM SC questions registration of TLP as political party

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday questioned the registration of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) as a political party and issued notice to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to submit a comprehensive report pertaining to its jurisdiction of taking action against political parties. The court also sought report from Pakistan Electronic Media