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July 25, 2018 9:27 AM Clashes, violence mar polling in various constituencies; at least 2 killed

Deadly clashes and violence between activists of rival political parties were witnessed in several areas as millions of Pakistanis went to polls on Wednesday amid tight security. A clash erupted in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Swabi district between workers of the Awami National Party (ANP) and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), with one activist of the latter 8

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM NA-20 Mardan-I to witness tough contest

MARDAN: A tough competition is expected among PTI's Mujahid Khan, Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) candidate Maulana Attaur Rehman and Khwaja Mohammad Khan Hoti of PPP for NA-20 Mardan-I, the former NA-11 (Mardan-III). The constituency has 430,538 registered voters, including 181,551 female voters. About 353 polling stations have been established in the constituency 2

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM Seven top party chiefs contest polls from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

PESHAWAR: Probably for the first time in the contemporary history, seven heads of mainstream political parties are contesting from different constituencies of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, giving a sort of importance to the voters of the otherwise neglected province. Those flexing muscles for their tough contests in different districts of the province include 4

July 1, 2018 3:14 PM PTI releases schedule for Imran Khan’s election campaign

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Sunday released the schedule for Imran Khan’s nationwide election campaign which culminates on July 23 in Islamabad. Khan will head to Sargodha on July 2 to address a rally of his supporters before flying to Karachi on a two-day trip from July 3 and 4. On July 5, he will hold party’s rallies in Swabi and Charsadda 8

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

June 29, 2018 12:00 AM KP NAB moves against Park contractors, officials

PESHAWAR: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Thursday authorised inquiry against officials of Local Government and Rural Development Department and contractor of Funland in Shahi Bagh and Chacha Younas Park, Peshawar, regarding corruption and corrupt practices. The decision was taken at a meeting of Regional Board Meeting

June 26, 2018 12:00 AM Leisure Leagues National Football Championship from June 28

KARACHI: Leisure Leagues National Seven-a-side Football Championship, featuring eight teams from across Pakistan, will be held from June 28 to 30 here at Baloch Mujahid Stadium. The eight teams have earned places in the national finals after winning different tournaments and Leisure Leagues seasons after tough competitions.Sharof Football Club qualified 14

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Disgruntled Mardan PTI leaders to contest as independents

MARDAN: Annoyed workers of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) have opposed the award of tickets for three provincial assembly constituencies in the district and announced to contest election as independent candidates. The decision was announced at a public meeting in the residence of Haris Khan Toru, son of former KP police chief Fiaz Khan Toru. Haris 1

June 22, 2018 12:00 AM Massive reshuffle notified in KP Police

PESHAWAR: The Election Commission of Pakistan has notified massive reshuffle in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police Department as a move to ensure transparent elections on July 25. The reshuffle of around 34 police officers had been proposed by the caretaker provincial government to the commission. As per the notified list, the Regional Police Officers (RPOs) 4

June 21, 2018 12:00 AM Over 2,700 candidates facing multiple charges

ISLAMABAD: In Pakistan’s democracy, corruption, money laundering, rape, murder and criminal charges really can pay. Yes, because around 2,715 out of around 21,482 candidates running for 1,070 seats in the Provincial Assemblies (PAs) as well as the National Assembly (NA) elections face corruption, criminal, rape, dual nationality, money laundering, extortion 5