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FM Qureshi invites political parties to observe Kashmir day in London

Says they have to awaken the conscience of the world

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December 8, 2018


Parties restate commitment to fixing Pakistan’s education

The leaders of almost all major political parties came together in Islamabad to commit their support for quality education to all Pakistani children. In a landmark education conference titled Ailaan-e-Amal, the leadership from PML-N, PPP, PTI, National Party, ANP, Jamaat-e-Islami, Qaumi Watan Party, PSP, MQM-P, PML-Q, JUI-F, PkMAP, and BNP-M pledged to go beyond political…

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May 15, 2018


Farmers demand construction of Kalabagh Dam

ISLAMABAD: Farmers will organise a rally to demand the construction of Kalabagh Dam Saturday. The gathering has been organized by the Pakistan Kissan Ittehad or Pakistan Farmers Front. They are chanting slogans in favour  of the project. Pakistan Kisan Ittehad chairman Chaudhry Anwar said that politicians should not oppose the construction of the dam for…

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April 7, 2018


Political parties have a busy day today

Reporting by Usman Siddiq, Zafar Rahim, Shahnavaz Qadri and Salman Ahmed All the major political parties are having their power shows somewhere or the other today Sangla Hill in Nankana Sahib has been sealed as Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz is organising its gathering today. Former PM Nawaz Sharif and his daughter, Maryam Nawaz Sharif,…

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March 18, 2018


317 political parties issued show-cause notice

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has issued show-cause notice to 317 political parties which have not yet fulfilled the requirement under Election Commission Act. According to a notification, political parties have been asked to submit their replies within 15 days. PTI, MQM, PSP and JI are among the parties that were issued the notice….

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December 26, 2017


Wanted Election Bill 2017 to be accepted with consensus of all parties: Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Vice Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that they wanted the Election Bill 2017 to be made with the consensus of all political parties, Samaa reported. Speaking on Wednesday, the PTI leader said that process of consensus among parties was affected by Clause 203 of the Election Bill 2017. Qureshi…

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October 4, 2017


ECP issues list of 32 eligible political parties

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan on Tuesday issued a list of 32 eligible political parties, who have submitted their details of intra-party election and accounts with the commission. According to an official of ECP, any such political party which had failed to submit party’s account statements within due time would not be allowed to contest…

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September 19, 2017


PM Abbasi inaugurates Rs80 billion Kacchi Canal Project in Dera Bugti

DERA BUGTI: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday urged the people of Balochistan to vote for those political parties who had put the country and their province on the road to progress and prosperity. “Now you have to decide whether you want development of your province or not, the future of Balochistan is in…

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September 14, 2017


Political parties directed to file assets details by Monday

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has reminded political parties of a deadline for the submission of asset details for financial year, 2015-2016 by August 29 (Monday) in line with the Article 13 of the Political Parties Order, 2002. Under the Article 13 of the Political Parties Order, 2002 every political party shall submit to the Election…

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August 28, 2016


Tall claims by Karachi police chief

Additional Inspector General Mushtaq Mehar talked to traders of Karachi regarding their complaints. Karachi police chief consoled them and put to rest their apprehensions, saying, “Political parties are habituated to issue the sorts of the statements. Nothing is going to happen to Karachi in even 15 weeks, let alone 15 days.” Watch this report.

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February 19, 2016


A heart to heart exclusive with Abrar ul Haq

Abrarul-Haq shares his experience throughout his political journey, he also discloses plans to release album this year. Watch what your favorite singer has to say to his fans in Sarah Raza Ansari’s report.

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November 12, 2015


ECP summons meeting of political parties on Sept 10

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday summoned a meeting of political parties in the wake of upcoming local government elections in Punjab and Sindh. According to sources, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sardar Raza Khan will preside over the meeting slated to be held on September 10. The commission will discuss issues pertaining…

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September 2, 2015


ECP asks political parties to submit details of assets

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has once again drawn attention of political parties to submit their consolidated statement of audited accounts to the Commission by next month. The last date for filing statement of accounts by political parties is 29th of next month. The ECP asked the Members of the Parliament and Provincial…

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July 27, 2015


Political parties wished for Karachi operation: minister

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for SAFRON, Lt General (Retd), Abdul Qadir Baloch Wednesday said the government had launched an operation in Karachi with the consensus of the political parties. “Rangers were sent in the metropolis at the wish of political stakeholders, who wanted law & order to prevail in the metropolis. As a result the the…

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July 8, 2015


PM says criticism on army inappropriate

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday while reacting to the statement of former President Asif Zardari said that criticism on army is inappropriate, Samaa reported. While chairing an important meeting on national issues, PM said that Pakistan army is an important institution of the country and leaders of political parties must refrain from inappropriate criticisim….

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June 17, 2015


What questions did Vote Fraud Commission ask from political parties?

Judicial Commission on 2013 elections rigging has compiled a questionnaire and issued it to all political parties with a deadline set on April 29 by which the parties are required to submit their takes. Rubab Hussain reports from Islamabad.

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April 27, 2015


PM for contacts with political parties to stop horse trading

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Wednesday asked members of two committees to contact different political parties to ensure transparency in Senate elections and discourage horse trading. In a meeting here at the PM House, the Prime Minister asked the members of these committees to enhance contacts with political parties so that procedures necessary for stopping…

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February 25, 2015


Siraj warns political parties of 1977-like situation

LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Siraj ul Haq on Monday warned political parties of the imposition of martial law due to prevailing politicial situation. While speaking to the media in Lahore, he said that martial law might be imposed in Pakistan if political parties did not learn  lessons of the past. Pakistan’s problems would only increase if…

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December 8, 2014


Political parties, PFUJ decry Samaa blackout

ISLAMABAD: Political parties and Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) Sunday condemned the suspension of Samaa transmission in the strongest terms and demanded its restoration. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) spokesperson Shireen Mazari in a statement said that such tactics could counter the independent voice of the media. Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) also condemned the suspension of…

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November 30, 2014


Heavy responsibility lies on political parties: CM Punjab

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said the country is passing through a critical phase and it is high time to show unity instead of politics of protest and chaos. He said that in view of the present situation, heavy responsibility lies on all political parties and their leaders to display maturityand set…

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October 25, 2014


Zardari urges political parties to realize gravity of situation

KARACHI: The Jirga of the Opposition parties called late Saturday on former President and co-chairman of Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari, who advised the political parties to comprehend the delicacy of the circumstances; accordingly, they should quit their egos and obstinacy. Kicking around different options to resolve the political crisis, the former president…

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September 7, 2014