ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Friday witnessed presentation of the Elections (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019, aimed at delimitation of general seats of newly allocated Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for erstwhile FATA.
The Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan laid the Ordinance in the House which sought amendment … more
QUETTA: The ruling Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) won the by-election held on Monday on a Senate seat.
Polling began at 9am and continued till 4pm without break amid tight security in and around the Balochistan Assembly.
The seat had fallen vacant after Senator Azam Khan Musakhail of the Pakhtunkhwa Milli … more
ISLAMABAD: In a move that will finally lead to the first-ever provincial assembly elections in the territories formerly known as the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) in the next few months, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday determined and notified the share of tribal districts in the provincial … more
QUETTA: Hazara Democratic Party’s (HDP) candidate Qadir Nayel won the by-election on Monday for the Balochistan Assembly’s constituency of BP-26 (Quetta-III).
According to unofficial results, Mr Nayel — who was enjoying the support of the ruling Balochistan Awami Party (BAP), Awami National Party (ANP), Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Sami and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) … more
QUETTA: The by-election to a Balochistan Assembly seat will be held on Monday (today).
The seat had fallen vacant after the Election Commission of Pakistan disqualified Ahmed Kohzad, the secretary general of Hazara Democratic Party (HDP), for being an Afghan national.
Mr Kohzad was elected from PB-26 (Quetta-III) in the 2018 … more
QUETTA: The Balochistan Awami Party’s (BAP) candidate won by-election on PB-47 (Keck-3), Returning Officer Abdul Wahid Baloch announced on Friday.
According to unofficial results released by the provincial election commissioner, winning candidate Lala Rasheed received 7,088 votes while retired Major Jameel Ahmed Dashti of the Balochistan National Party-Mengal came on … more
GWADAR: Amid tight security, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has completed all arrangements for holding the by-election on Balochistan Assembly’s seat PB-47 in Kech district, which will be held on Thursday (today).
The seat had fallen vacant after the ECP declared the result of July 25 election null and … more
ISLAMABAD: In a controversial move, around 15 million voters enrolled in areas other than their addresses on computerized national identity cards (CNICs) will be shifted by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to their permanent addresses, if they fail to decide where they want to be registered as voters by … more
ISLAMABAD: The continuing tepid response from overseas Pakistanis to the internet-voting facility has raised questions whether the grant of voting rights was a demand of the expatriates after all.
Informed sources told Dawn that out of total 4,677 Pakistanis from Lahore’s PP-168 settled in dozens of countries across the globe, … more
KARACHI: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has set Dec 31 as last date for getting addresses in the voter list changed.
Any voter who wants registration of his vote on his temporary address or to get it changed from his temporary to permanent address could avail the facility by … more