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July 21, 2018 12:00 AM 85,307 polling stations to be set up across country

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will set up 85,307 polling stations in all the four provinces and the federal capital to facilitate voters and to ensure better turnout on the polling day. According to an official of ECP, a total of 23,424 male, 21,707 female, 40,133 combined and 43 improvised polling stations would be established 2

July 19, 2018 10:06 PM ECP authorizes power of magistrates to DROs and ROs

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan has authorized the District Retuning Officers and Retuning Officers to exercise powers of Magistrate of the First Class under the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1989, with effect from July 12, 2018 and until the consolidation and announcement of official results. The aforesaid offices shall exercise the powers 7

July 9, 2018 12:00 AM Mohmand district administration files first FIR

PESHAWAR: The first First Information Report (FIR) was lodged in Mohmand tribal district under the Fata Interim Governance Regulation 2018, the other day. After merger of Fata with KP, Mohmand district administration filed its first FIR under the Fata Interim Governance Regulation 2018. "The FIR was lodged against one Malik Sultan for murder as well as threatening 2

July 5, 2018 12:00 AM NAB suspends arrests for now

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday announced not to make any arrests of politicians contesting the general elections until July 25. The NAB, while announcing that it has nothing to with the elections, deferred the inquires against the former foreign minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif, former minister of state for finance Rana Muhammad 14

July 3, 2018 12:00 AM Dispute over MMA ticket in Mohmand intensifies: JI activists stage sit-in outside house of JUI-F candidate

GHALLANAI: Hundreds of activists of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) staged a sit-in outside the house of Maulana Ghulam Muhammad Sadiq, the Muttahida-Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) candidate for NA-42 in Ambar tehsil of Mohmand tribal district, accusing him of securing the alliance ticket sneakily. The dispute over the MMA ticket has intensified between the JI aspirant Muhammad 7

July 1, 2018 2:12 PM First monsoon spell likely to start from Monday

ISLAMABAD: First rain spell of monsoon with gusty winds is likely to occur in upper and central parts of the country, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan from Monday evening to Wednesday morning. "Rain-thundershower with gusty winds is expected at number of places in Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Hazara divisions, Kashmir while at isolated places in Faislabad 10

July 1, 2018 12:00 AM Tribesmen not taken into confidence on merger: ex-minister

BARA: Former federal minister and independent candidate for NA-44 Malik Waris Afridi on Sunday said that the government did not take into confidence the tribal people over Fata-Khyber Pakhtunkhwa merger. Speaking at a press conference in Bara Press Club, Malik Waris Afridi said the tribal people did not accept the merger, which caused unrest among Fata’s 4

June 26, 2018 2:10 PM Fawad Chaudhry issues clarification on PTI-PTM 'alliance'

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has dispelled the impression that it has formed an electoral alliance with Pashtun Tahuffuz Movement (PTM). “Reports about forging an electoral alliance with the PTM are no correct. There was a seat adjustment on one seat in FATA,” PTI spokesman Fawad Chaudhry said, in a statement on Tuesday. He said that it wasn’t 3

June 24, 2018 3:34 PM PTI releases final list of election candidates

ISLAMABAD: After days of deliberations and protests from enraged workers at Bani Gala, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has released a final list of its candidates running in the general elections next month. According to a statement issued by the PTI on Sunday, the list has been released with Imran Khan's approval. Out of a total of 272 National Assembly 6

June 23, 2018 12:00 AM PHF Olympic Day celebrations from today

KARACHI: The PHF will organise the Olympic Day celebrations from June 23 under the directives of IOC, FIH and POA to commemorate the birth of modern Olympic Games. The PHF has directed all its affiliated units to organise hockey activities, including matches at club and school levels, walks and seminars in coordination with local governments, semi- government 5