ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) in a subtle way has reminded the government that a presidential order cannot overrule constitutional provisions while violation of the Constitution is tantamount to treason.
In the petitions filed against the appointment of two members of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), IHC Chief … more
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday decided to waste the election material of General Election 2018.
According to sources, the ECP has directed all regional and district-level election commissioners to comply with the orders, and dispose of ballot papers, counter files, forms of non-disputed constituencies.
However, the election … more
ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has reiterated that the federal government’s notification with regard to appointment of provincial ECP members is illegal and against the Constitution, in a written reply submitted to the Islamabad High Court (IHC).
Islamabad based lawyer Jahangir Khan Jadoon on August 27 challenged the … more
IT seems that the issue of appointing two new members of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has run into a dead-end after the refusal of the chief election commissioner (CEC) to administer oath to them on grounds of unconstitutionality.
Both Khalid Mehmood Siddiqui from Sindh and Balochistan’s Munir Ahmad … more
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday announced holding the by-election in PS-11 Larkana constituency of Sindh Assembly on October 17.
According to the schedule announced by ECP, the candidates could submit their nomination papers for the by-election from 13 to 15 September, according to the schedule.
However, the … more
ISLAMABAD – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday notified Naeema Kishwar Khan of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) as the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly’s member-elect on seat reserved for women from tribal districts.
On the other hand the people of tribal districts have sharply criticized this decision of JUI-F leadership as … more
ISLAMABAD – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday asked the members of the Parliament and Provincial Assemblies to submit their yearly statements of assets and liabilities on or before December 31, 2019.
The ECP has also asked the lawmakers to submit the details of assets and liabilities of … more
ISLAMABAD: The much-awaited session of the Senate during which opposition parties will try to oust through a no-confidence motion its chairman, who is supported by the government led by the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), will take place on Thursday (today).
While the opposition was confident on Wednesday that the present incumbent, … more
ISLAMABAD – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has taken a serious notice of violation of its code of conduct in NA 205 Gotki, Sindh by-election.
The ECP has directed the Returning Officer (RO) and District Returning Officer (DRO) to obstruct the members of Assembly who are visiting the constituency and … more
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday directed all successful candidates of tribal districts of ex-Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) to submit details of expenses incurred by them in elections.
According to a press release issued by the Commission on Monday, the successful candidates of general and reserved seats have been asked to … more