ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court Tuesday barred Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) from issuing election schedule of PP-217 Multan and to submit whole record of the case.
A three-member bench of the apex court, headed by Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed, heard the case. The bench also said the notification of Muhammad Salman, … more
Chief Election Commissioner Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza Khan has said that ECP is committed to supporting women’s participation in elections.
Addressing a function held in connection with International Women’s Day in Islamabad, he said the commission has made a special Gender and Disability Electoral Working Group to include women and marginalized groups … more
ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday issued a notification of the final report along with list of constituencies pertaining to 16 general seats allocated to the Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in respect of erstwhile Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).
According to a notification, a total of 11 … more
MANSEHRA: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf candidate Ahmad Hussain Shah won by-election in the PK-30, Mansehra, constituency on Tuesday.
Announcing unofficial results of the by-election, the returning officer said the PTI nominee secured 46,483 votes, while the runner-up was PML-N’s Mazhar Ali Qasim with 39,945 votes.
There were seven candidates, including nominees of … more
PESHAWAR: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Wednesday warned members of National Assembly, provincial assembly and local bodies against electioneering in favour of their party candidates in bye-election on provincial assembly constituency PK-30 (Balakot)
According to the ECP sources, more than 30 people including the members of Mansehra district
council, tehsil … more
ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Mohammad Khan on Tuesday told a National Assembly committee that the prime minister had yet to start consultation with the opposition leader for appointment of members of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) from Sindh and Balochistan.
The minister told the National Assembly’s … more
ISLAMABAD – Local body polls are likely to be held in Balochistan and recently-merged districts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa before the upcoming holy month of Ramazan in May, sources said on Sunday.
Sources in Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) said that the term of local body governments in Balochistan had expired on … more
ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has been incomplete for a week after retirement of two members and is set to suffer from intermittent vacuum.
A senior official of the ECP told Dawn that it had swiftly acted to decide through a draw which two members would retire on … more
LAYYAH: There has been no legal proceedings in the 14 cases lodged against candidates of different political parties and their supporters for various violations of election code of conduct so far.
The Election Commission of Pakistan had issued the code of conduct for the candidates participating in the general election … more
ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has started a special campaign to create an awareness among female voters about importance of vote.
In an interview with Radio Pakistan a spokesman of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Election Commission, Sohail Ahmed said that seminars and workshops are being conducted in educational institutions across the … more