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SC, restores, NA Deputy Speaker, Qasim Suri, suspends, elections, tribunal, verdict

SC restores NA Deputy Speaker Qasim Suri, suspends election tribunal verdic...

10 October, 2019 11:18 am 11:18 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court of Pakistan suspended the verdict of the election tribunal and restored National Assembly Deputy Speaker Qasim Suri on Monday. A three-member bench headed by Justice Umar Atta Bandial heard the appeal. The court ruled that the ECP should not hold the election in the constituency till the final … Read More


PML-N, leader, Ahsan Iqbal, 2020, year, elections

PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal says 2020 is year of elections

09 September, 2019 7:16 pm 7:16 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal has said that 2020 is the year of elections. Speaking at the first death anniversary of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz on Wednesday, he said that the PTI government had destroyed the economy in one year. “The coterie of conspirators will meet the fate worst than the PML-Q,” he … Read More


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Polling for seven tribal districts of KP continuing amid tight security

07 July, 2019 8:20 am 8:20 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The vote cast for first-ever elections for in seven tribal districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhawa (KP) is continuing amid tight security and a couple of scuffles reported outside polling stations today. The polls ate taking place for 16 seats of KP’s provincial assembly amid tight security and up to 2.8 million voters … Read More


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ECP postpones elections in tribal districts

06 June, 2019 5:57 pm 5:57 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday postponed elections in the tribal districts till July 20. Election Commission accepted the request of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government and postponed the election for 18 days. According to the ECP, the election commission postponed the elections on the 16 seats of the KP Assembly … Read More


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Govt asks ECP to postpone provincial assembly elections in tribal districts

06 June, 2019 5:10 pm 5:10 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has approached the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to postpone the July 2 provincial assembly elections in tribal districts by 20 days. The PTI-led provincial government wrote a letter to the commission’s secretary, seeking the postponement of the polls for 16 general seats citing various reasons, … Read More


Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro, Russian hardware, elections

As West turns on him, Venezuela’s Maduro flexes military muscle

01 January, 2019 3:21 pm 3:21 pm

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro oversaw a display of the army’s Russian hardware on Sunday, with anti-aircraft flak and tank rounds pounding a hillside to show military force and loyalty in the face of an international ultimatum for new elections. Maduro, 56, is confronting an unprecedented challenge to his authority after opposition leader … Read More


Asian shares fall on trade, Fed rate hike fears, pound hits 2-week top

11 November, 2018 9:49 am 9:49 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stocks were hammered on Monday as fears of faster rate hikes in the United States and uncertainty around the Sino-US trade war dented risk sentiment, while sterling jumped to two-week highs on hopes of an orderly Brexit. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS stumbled more than 1 percent … Read More


PTI’s Shaukat Yousafzai wins Shangla PK-23 by-poll

09 September, 2018 8:04 pm 8:04 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – Shaukat Yousafzai of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) won the by-election to PK-23 Shangla with 42,116 votes on Monday, according to the unofficial results. Muhammad Rashad Khan of the PML-N was the runner-up with 22,315 votes. One hundred and thirty-five polling stations had been established across the constituency. The results of PK-23 … Read More


Public mandate looted in elections, says MMA chief Fazlur Rahman

07 July, 2018 11:59 pm 11:59 pm

DERA ISMAIL KHAN (92 News) – MMA chief Maulana Fazlur Rahman has said that the public mandate was looted in the elections. Addressing a press conference on Thursday, he said that they will launch a movement for annulment of the elections. “We are not talking about opening a constituency. We do not accept the complete … Read More


Elections were 100pc transparent, claims CEC Sardar Raza Khan

07 July, 2018 4:49 am 4:49 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief Election Commissioner Justice (retd) Sardar Muhammad Raza Khan has congratulated the nation on the successful conduct of general elections 2018. Addressing a press conference, he said that the technical system was introduced first time and the results were delayed for two hours due to a glitch. He said that the … Read More


PTI leading in 119 constituencies of NA, PML-N in 61 & PPP in 35

07 July, 2018 3:40 am 3:40 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) is leading the elections in 119 constituencies of the National Assembly followed by the PML-N in 61, while the PPP is leading in 35 constituencies. According to preliminary and unofficial results, independent candidates are leading in 19 constituencies, while 12 candidates belonging to the MMA are also … Read More


Tehreek-e-Labaik chief Allama Khadim Rizvi says it’s selection, not elect...

07 July, 2018 3:19 am 3:19 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Tehreek-e-Labaik chief Allama Khadim Rizvi categorically rejected the election results. Addressing a press conference on Thursday, he said that it is a conspiracy to corner the Tehreek-e-Labaik. “It is selection, not election. Why was billions of rupees wasted if it was selection,” he said. Allama Khadim said that the theft of … Read More


Kamran Tessori announces to withdraw from elections

07 July, 2018 6:07 pm 6:07 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan leader Kamran Tessori has withdrawn from the electoral race. Addressing a press conference on Monday, Tessori said that the Khalid Maqbool Siddiqi had the authority to choose MQM-P candidates. “The responsibility for the results will be on him,” he said. Tessori said he had no ideological differences with … Read More


Elections’ transparency has become controversial: Shahid Abbasi

07 July, 2018 10:55 pm 10:55 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the nation cannot make progress where the media is not free. Addressing a corner meeting on Wednesday, he said that only the PML-N could resolve the problems of the masses. “Imran Khan is hankering after the assembly whom he cursed. We should … Read More


Bilawal urges PML-N not to boycott elections, leave decision to masses

07 July, 2018 5:52 pm 5:52 pm

SAKRAND (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has urged the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) not to boycott the elections. Addressing a gathering on Wednesday, he said that the PML-N should participate in the elections and leave the decision to the masses. “No one can win the elections through rigging and bullying. There is … Read More