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  • Pak polls live: Sharif's PMLN leads, Imran's PTI 2nd May 12, 2013

    Islamabad: Partywise National Assembly results: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) 32 (Unofficial, Geo News) Pakistan Muslim LeagueNawaz (PMLN) 126 (Unofficial, Geo News) Pakistan TehrikiInsaaf (PTI) 34 (Unofficial, Geo News) Jamiat UlemaiIslamFazl (JUI) 10 (Unofficial, Geo News) JamaatiIslami (JI) Awaited Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PKMAP) Awaited National Party (NP) Awaited Balochistan National...
  • Pak polls live: Sharif's PMLN leads, followed by Imran's PTI May 11, 2013

    Islamabad: Partywise National Assembly results: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) 31 (Unofficial, Geo News) Pakistan Muslim LeagueNawaz (PMLN) 110 (Unofficial, Geo News) Pakistan TehrikiInsaaf (PTI) 32 (Unofficial, Geo News) Jamiat UlemaiIslamFazl (JUI) 10 (Unofficial, Geo News) JamaatiIslami (JI) Awaited Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PKMAP) Awaited National Party (NP) Awaited Balochistan National...
  • Pak elections live: Counting of votes underway, Nawaz Sharif leading in Sargodha, Punjab May 11, 2013

    Islamabad: 6.50 pm: Counting underway in Pakistan; Nawaz Sharif is said to be leading from Sargodha in Punjab. 6.38 pm: Dawn reports: Unofficial results start pouring in: Karachi: MQM's Khushbakht Shujaat ahead with 270 votes in NA250 polling booth No 12, whereas PTI candidate Arif Alvi second with 54 votes. Lahore: PTI's...
  • Pakistan elections: Masses divided between Nawaz Sharif, Imran Khan May 11, 2013

    Security tightened in Pakistan as polling began on Saturday amidst threats of violence and terror. A total of 85 million people are expected to cast their votes for 342 national assembly seats with approximately 40 million of them being first time voters. ...
  • Pak elections: 5 killed, 15 injured in Karachi blast May 11, 2013

    Karachi: Five persons were killed and 15 others injured on Saturday when a bomb went off near a secular political party's election office in Karachi, hours after thousands of Pakistanis began voting in a landmark general election. The blast occurred near an election office of the Awami National Party in...
  • Pak elections live: 30 per cent polling recorded till 2 pm May 11, 2013

    Islamabad: 2.05 pm: Thirty per cent polling recorded till 2.00 pm. 2:00 pm: The number of people injured in twin blasts in Pakistan on election day rises to 50. At least ten people were killed and 50 others injured in twin explosions outside the Awami National Party office in Karachi's Quaidabad...
  • Pak elections would be held as scheduled: Kayani May 1, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan will go to polls as scheduled as it is a golden opportunity to usher in an era of true democratic values in the country, army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has said amid mounting attacks by the Taliban to derail the historic General Elections. Addressing an event to mark...
  • Pak polls: 22 people killed as terrorists target leaders April 17, 2013

    Islamabad: Terrorists targeted senior politicians campaigning for Pakistan's upcoming General Election in Balochistan and KhyberPakhtunkhwa provinces on Tuesday, killing 22 people and injuring dozens more and triggering concern about security for the landmark polls. Six persons were killed and about 30 injured when PMLN leader Sanaullah Zehri's motorcade was targeted...
  • Pak: Taliban suicide bomber hits ANP rally; kills 15 April 16, 2013

    Islamabad: A suicide bomber on Tuesdya targeted leaders of the secular Awami National Party in Peshawar city of northeast Pakistan, killing 15 people and injuring dozens more in the latest in a string of terrorist attacks ahead of May general election. The bomber struck when a car carrying senior ANP...
  • Pak: 9 killed in suicide attack at ANP rally in Peshawar April 16, 2013

    Islamabad: A suicide bomber targeted on Tuesday leaders of the secular Awami National Party in Peshawar city of northeast Pakistan, killing nine persons and injuring nearly 50 others in the latest in a string of terrorist attacks ahead of next month's general election. The bomber struck when a car carrying...
  • Pakistan: Awami National Party leader killed in blast April 14, 2013

    Islamabad: A leader of the secular Awami National Party (ANP) was killed when his pickup truck was targeted with a roadside bomb in the erstwhile Taliban stronghold of Swat in northwest Pakistan today, the latest in a string of attacks against the party's workers. The bomb planted by the roadside...
  • Will target Pak's secular parties, warns Taliban December 11, 2012

    Islamabad: The Pakistani Taliban has said that it will carry out more attacks on the country's 'secular' political parties like the Awami National Party and Muttahida Quami Movement, warning people to stay away from their rallies, a day after a blast outside an ANP gathering injured about 10 people. TehrikeTaliban Pakistan...
  • Karachi tense, toll in political killings now 37 May 21, 2010

    Karachi: Karachi remained tense Friday as the toll in three days of political-ethnic killings rose to 37 and at least eight vehicles were set ablaze overnight in various parts of the metropolis. Shops in major markets as well as petrol pumps were closed and traffic suspended in the Nazimabad, North Nazimabad,...
  • PPP, PML-N, ANP join hands; claim 2/3rds majority February 28, 2008

    New Delhi: The top three political parties in Pakistan - the Pakistan People's Party (PPP), Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) (PML-N) and the secular Awami National Party (ANP) joined hands on Wednesday. And their message to President Pervez Musharraf was clear - go now. They also demanded that the National...