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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

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

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

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 2

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 5

July 10, 2018 12:00 AM Nawaz welcome will be completely peaceful: Marriyum

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-N spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb has said the Nawaz Sharif welcome at the Lahore Airport on Friday will be completely peaceful, and the PML-N would not provide its opponents with any opportunity to flee the court of people on July 25. Addressing a press conference at the PML-N Model Town Secretariat, she said Nawaz Sharif

July 2, 2018 12:00 AM PPP seeks suspension of local bodies in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: In-charge central elections cell of the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) and former senator Taj Haider has written a letter to Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sardar Raza Khan demanding suspension of local bodies functions in Islamabad. Senator Taj Haider in his letter stated that local bodies elections were held in Islamabad in 2015 and alleged 1

June 28, 2018 5:31 PM Qamar-ul-Islam’s arrest shows pre-poll rigging: Nawaz

LONDON: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has claimed that history of poll rigging is being made in Pakistan and if it was not stopped it will have catastrophic outcome. Talking to media outside Harley Street Clinic here Thursday, Nawaz Sharif said if you see the verdicts in similar cases against me and others, you would find different judgements, adding 3

June 19, 2018 12:00 AM ANP fields six women candidates for general seats

PESHAWAR: The Awami National Party (ANP) has fielded six woman candidates for general seats of the national and provincial assemblies in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. All the six candidates are contesting from Hazara division. Keeping in view past results of polls, none seems to have a fair chance of winning. They includeIrum Fatima who has been fielded for the National

June 8, 2018 11:08 AM Professor Hasan Askari takes oath as Punjab caretaker CM

ISLAMABAD: Professor Hasan Askari on Friday took oath as caretaker chief minister of Punjab. Askari was chosen by the Election Commission of Pakistan after the Opposition and the government failed to reach consensus on any name for the slot of the interim chief minister. Punjab Governor Rafique Rajwana administered oath to the caretaker chief minister 7