Pakistan Electoral Official Resigns, Alleges CEC And Chief Justice Involved In Poll-Rigging

A senior Pakistani bureaucrat resigned from his job on Saturday, alleging that the chief election commissioner and chief justice were complicit in poll-rigging in the recently held national assembly election, news agency PTI reported. He accepted “responsibility for all this wrongdoing.” Former Rawalpindi Commissioner Liaquat Ali Chattha’s remarks came after incarcerated former Prime Minister Imran … Read more

Suspense In Pakistan Ends, Shehbaz Sharif To Be New Prime Minister, Maryam Picked As Punjab CM | Exclusive

Last Updated: February 14, 2024, 00:08 IST Pakistan’s Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, center his brother Shehbaz Sharif, right, and daughter Maryam Nawaz wave to their supporters following initial results of the country’s parliamentary election, in Lahore, Pakistan. (AP Photo) Sources close to PML-N said that Nawaz Sharif is not keen to become the prime … Read more

Pakistan Elections 2024 Nawaz Sharif PMLN PPP MQMP PTI Imran Khan Pitches Unity Govt Split Mandate Logjam Report

Islamabad, Feb 12 (PTI) The Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) led by former three-time prime minister Nawaz Sharif has pitched the idea of a “participatory coalition government” to rival parties to end the logjam following the split verdict in the February 8 election, according to media reports on Monday. PML-N has 75 seats in the 266-member … Read more

Pakistan Elections Imran Khan Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Warns Protest If Final Results Not Declared By Midnight

New Delhi: Asserting its claim to govern both at the Centre and in the provinces of Punjab and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) party called upon the Election Commission on Saturday to announce complete poll results by midnight or brace for protests in areas where outcomes were still pending, news agency PTI reported. In … Read more

Pakistan election: Protests over ‘rigged’ polls, result delays add to confusion | 10 points

Supporters of Imran Khan’s Pakistan-Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and other parties held nationwide protests against alleged rigging during the general elections amid a slow counting of votes and uncertainty over the political scenario in the South Asian country. Pakistan, a country of 241 million people, voted on February 8 in a general election, as the nation struggles … Read more

Pakistan elections In No Position To Confirm Bilawal Bhutto On Talks With Shehbaz Sharif

“When all the results are in front of us, we will be in a position to engage with others,” he said (File) Islamabad: Amid speculation over the political discourse in Pakistan after the elections, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that his party has not had any official conversation with Pakistan Muslim … Read more

Pakistan Elections 2024: With No Clear Winner In Sight, Political Parties Begin ‘Wheeling And Dealing’ | World News

Islamabad: The recent elections in Pakistan have left the political landscape in uncertainty, with no clear winner emerging as the counting of votes nears completion. Despite the lack of a decisive outcome, major political parties have already begun negotiations and discussions in an attempt to secure enough support to form governments at both the national and … Read more

Pakistan election: Ex-PMs and rivals, Nawaz Sharif, Imran Khan, both claim win in chaotic polls

Former Pakistani Prime Ministers and bitter rivals Nawaz Sharif and Imran Khan on Friday both declared victory in elections marred by delayed results and militant attacks, throwing the country into further political turmoil. Sharif’s party won the most seats by a single party in Thursday’s election, but supporters of imprisoned Khan, who ran as independents … Read more

DNA Exclusive: Analysis Of Pakistan’s Shocking Election Results, Rigging Claims | World News

New Delhi: Counting of votes in the Pakistan General elections are underway where independent candidates supported by Imran Khan have dashed the hopes of the Sharif brothers. PTI-supported independent candidates have won more seats than Nawaz Sharif and Bilawal Bhutto’s parties. And the full results are yet to come. But it is clear that Imran … Read more

‘People Of Pakistan Will Decide Its Future’: US Slams Polls-Related Violence

As Pakistan voted in its general elections amid claims of cheating and electoral malpractice, the Biden administration on Thursday stated that it is up to the people to choose their future leaders, news agency PTI reported. Speaking at his daily news conference, State Department Deputy Spokesperson Vedant Patel stated: “Millions of Pakistanis went to the … Read more