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December 6, 2018 1:40 PM People glad to hear about mid-term election: Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is prepared for mid-term election anytime. In an informal talk with reporters during his appearance at the Accountability Court, he said people were excited to hear from the prime minister that the mid-term election could be held. "People are happy that soon they will get rid of them," he said, referring

October 22, 2018 1:10 PM ATC adjourns PTV, Parliament attack cases till Nov 8

ISLAMABAD: An anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Monday issued notices to Prosecution on acquittal pleas filed by the PTI and PAT leaders inn PTI and Parliament attack case. Ijaz Chaudhary, Saif Ullah, Asad Umer and others had filed acquittal pleas under section 265 of Criminal Procedure Code, maintaining they were not directly involved in such cases 8

October 4, 2018 12:09 PM PPP's Taimur tenders unconditional apology over Senate rigging claims

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People Party leader Taimur Talpur on Thursday appeared before the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and tendered an unconditional apology. During the hearing of the case, Chief Election Commissioner Sardar Raza Khan said “we are hearing for many days that horse trading had happened in the Senate election but we want evidences 11

September 24, 2018 3:55 PM PML-N names four members to election probe committee

ISLAMABAD: Opposition PML-N has named a four-member member team to a parliamentary committee that was set up to investigate allegations of fraud in the July 25 parliamentary elections. The names were unveiled in a PML-N’s parliamentary meeting presided over by Shehbaz Sharif in the National Assembly on Monday. Shehbaz Sharif told the party that Nawaz 1

August 14, 2018 1:55 AM Imran Khan says ready to look into ‘rigging’ allegations

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Monday sought all-out support of allied parties in the election of prime minister, speaker and deputy speaker of the National Assembly. Imran Khan was speaking at a reception he hosted in honour of the parliamentarians of the PTI and allied parties. He reiterated his promise to open to audit 8

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM MMA asks caretakers to ensure fair, free election

RAWALPINDI: The leaders of Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) on Saturday asked the caretaker governments in Center and provinces to play their due role to ensure fair and free elections while removing an impression being created about pre-poll rigging. Addressing a public meeting here at Liaquat Bagh, the top leadership of the alliance of five religious 9

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Hurdles ahead of polls not a new phenomenon for PPP: Zardari

ISLAMABAD: Former president and the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari Saturday said the people who are creating hurdles in PPP election campaign will fail. In a statement, Zardari said everyone knows that these hurdles are not new for the party and the party workers. "The PPP workers know how to jump over these hurdles," he said. The former 5

July 14, 2018 2:13 AM PPP alleges CAA discrimination against Bilawal

LAHORE: The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has alleged discrimination by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) for not allowing its chairman to use Lahore airport for flying out of the Punjab capital while the PTI chief was allowed to do the same. “PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari was denied to use his plane from Allama Iqbal International Airport to fly to Peshawar 4

July 12, 2018 5:03 AM NA-125 rigging case: Supreme Court rules in Saad Rafique's favour

ISLAMABAD: Setting aside Election Tribunal's verdict, the Supreme Court on Thursday ruled in Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Khawaja Saad Rafique's favour in a case pertaining to election rigging in NA-125. The PMLN leader had approached the SC after the Tribunal judge Rashid Mehboobi ordered by-election declaring election results in the constituency 7

July 11, 2018 6:46 PM PPP claims receiving reports on pre-poll rigging, intimidation

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) claims that it is receiving various reports on pre-polling rigging and intimidation of party workers and candidates. In a circular issued on Wednesday, Senator Taj Haider, who is In-Charge of PPP’s Central Election Cell, has advised his candidates to immediately inform the party about complaints of rigging 22