Monday, April 21, 2014

‘Elections’ News

ECP issues code of conduct for by-elections 2013

ECP issues code of conduct for by-elections 2013

Wednesday, July 3, 2013 16:54

The ECP has issued the code of conduct for by-elections and given 1st class magistrate authority to returning officers. As per the ECP notice, the president, prime minister and chief ministers will not be allowed to go to the 42 national and ...

Chaudhry Nisar Ali loses PP-7 after vote recount

Chaudhry Nisar Ali loses PP-7 after vote recount

Thursday, May 16, 2013 15:31

The Election Commission had ordered a recount of votes from PP-7 where some elements had claimed about rigging. Unbiased media and non-aligned lawyers also observed the recounting of votes from PP 7 and ...

Jamaat-e-Islami stages sit-in against election rigging in Karachi

Jamaat-e-Islami stages sit-in against election rigging in Karachi

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 13:44

The Jamaat-e-Islami staged protest demonstration against irregularities in the poll and urged the Election Commission to hold a re-election in Karachi. Addressing people of a sit-in attended by a great number of man and women close ...

ECP orders re-polling in NA-250 Karachi on May 19

ECP orders re-polling in NA-250 Karachi on May 19

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 16:12

The Election Commission of Pakistan announced today that re-polling would be held in NA-250, Karachi, on May 19. It stated that voting would be carried out at 43 polling stations of the constituency. The verdict ...

Manzoor Wattoo resigns as PPP Punjab president

Manzoor Wattoo resigns as PPP Punjab president

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 16:07

PPP leader Mian Manzoor Wattoo has tendered resignation from his office apparently over party’s failure to get sufficient seats from Punjab in May 11 general elections. Wattoo, who's president of PPP’s central Punjab chapter, ...

Election Results 2013: Party positions in National Assembly

Election Results 2013: Party positions in National Assembly

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 15:18

Election Commission of Pakistan has released a list about party positions in the National Assembly, putting PML-N on the top along with 123 seats, while PPP secured 31 seats in the lower house of the parliament. PTI won 26, MQM 18 ...

Will go to Supreme Court, if not heard in ECP: PTI

Will go to Supreme Court, if not heard in ECP: PTI

Monday, May 13, 2013 14:55

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf  Chairman Imran Khan’s spokesperson today stated that the party has started discussions for forming govt in Khyber Pukhtunkhaw. Spokesperson Naimullah stated that Imran Khan is presiding over different gatherings in the hospital strongly ...

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ECP summons gathering to examine rigging complaints

ECP summons gathering to examine rigging complaints

Monday, May 13, 2013 14:37

The Election Commission of Pakistan has summoned a gathering today to examine the complaints regarding rigging in the May 11 elections. As per sources, ECP will examine the rigging claims received from different areas of the ...

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President Zardari wrote secret letter to Fakhrudin G Ibrahim on April 30

President Zardari wrote secret letter to Fakhrudin G Ibrahim on April 30

Thursday, May 9, 2013 13:37

President Zardari had written a secret letter to Chief Election Commissioner Fakhrudin G Ibrahim on April 30 and shown concern over security scenario. In the letter, the president had shown concern over security situation ...

Thursday is the last day of electioneering

Thursday is the last day of electioneering

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 14:20

Thursday is the last day for the election campaign of political groups, but right after yesterday’s incident of Imran Khan’s fall from the makeshift lift in a Lahore rally, PTI’s wouldn't be in a ...

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