PML N PPP Reach Consensus Abolish Caretaker System In Pakistan

Islamabad: Pakistan’s ruling PML-N party and its coalition partner PPP have reached a consensus to abolish the caretaker system and reform the politically volatile and cash-strapped country’s electoral system, a media report said on Saturday. Three-time ex-premier Nawaz Sharif’s Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and ex-foreign minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari-led Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) have eliminated … Read more

Pakistan News Imran Khan Writes To IMF, Urges It To Audit February 8 Polls Before Considering Bailout Talks

Islamabad: Pakistan’s jailed former prime minister Imran Khan Wednesday sent a letter to the International Monetary Fund, urging it to ensure the audit of at least 30 per cent of national and provincial assembly seats before considering any further bailout talks with the cash-strapped country. The 71-year-old Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party founder had announced last … Read more

Maryam Nawaz Makes History As Punjab’s First Woman CM, Says ‘My Father Trained Me How To…’

Maryam Nawaz, the senior vice president of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party, has been elected as the Chief Minister of Punjab, making her the first woman to hold this position in Pakistan’s history. During the chief ministerial elections, Maryam Nawaz secured 220 votes, triumphing over her opponent, Rana Aftab of the PTI-backed Sunni Ittehad … Read more

Pakistan court defers indictment of Imran Khan, Bushra in graft case till Feb 27

A Pakistani accountability court has deferred the indictment of jailed former prime minister Imran Khan and his wife Bushra Bibi in a Rs 50 million corruption case till February 27, according to a media report on Saturday. The court on Friday deferred the indictment of Khan and Bushra in the Al-Qadir Trust case filed by … Read more

Pakistan Election Commission High Level Panel Probe Rigging Claims Transferred Official

Pakistan News: Days after voting in the general elections, the Election Commission of Pakistan has formed a high-level committee to investigate the explosive allegations levelled by a senior bureaucrat pertaining to widespread rigging aided by the judiciary and the top election body against jailed former prime minister Imran Khan’s party in the garrison city of … Read more

Pakistan Election Crisis Deepens As Top Official Confesses Rigging, Claims CEC, Chief Justice Involved | World News

New Delhi: A shocking scandal has rocked the political landscape of Pakistan, as a former commissioner of Rawalpindi accused the chief election commissioner and the chief justice of being involved in rigging the recent elections. Liaquat Ali Chattha, who resigned from his post on Saturday, claimed that he was under immense pressure to manipulate the … Read more

Imran Khan gets bail in 12 cases linked to May 9 Pakistan violence

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan granted bail to former Prime Minister Imran Khan and former Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi in 12 cases related to attacks on military installations in May last year. The development came as Pakistan election results showed independents, most of them backed by Imran Khan, won a majority of the seats. … Read more

Pakistan Elections 2024: Nawaz Sharif’s party leads by winning on 17 seats

Inspite of the widespread “distrust” in the Pakistan’s electoral process, millions voted on Thursday for general national seembly polls. Early trends in the election results shows a close fight between Imran Khan backed PTI candidates and Nawaz Sharif’s PML-N, according to Dawn. According to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), Shehbaz Sharif’s PML-N is leading on 8 seats, … Read more

Video: Jailed Imran Khan claims his party’s victory in Pakistan election

Jailed former premier Imran Khan’s party-backed independent candidates seemed to have sprung a surprise as the results of the general elections in Pakistan started trickling in on Friday following unusual delays, leading to allegations of rigging. Votes are being counted in Pakistan after Thursday’s general election which was marred by allegations of rigging, sporadic violence … Read more

Pakistan Election Results Latest Update: Imran Khan’s PTI Leads; Nawaz Sharif’s PMLN, Bilawal Bhutto’s PPP Neck And Neck; Khan’s Party Alleges Fraud | World News

In Pakistan, the counting of votes is underway after a midnight drama when the counting was halted at a time when Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf backed independent candidates are leading on over 154 seats as claimed by the party leaders. While Nawaz Sharif-led PML-N was leading at around 50 seats, their numbers increased after the … Read more