Pak Elections

  • Pak SC forms bench to hear treason case against Musharraf 20-04-2013 04:40 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Supreme Court on Saturday constituted a three-member bench to hear petitions seeking directions for initiating high treason trial against former President Pervez Musharraf for subverting the constitution and imposing emergency in 2007. Justice Jawwad S Khawaja will head the bench that will include two other members, Justice Khilji...
  • Poll candidates' nominations challenged in Pakistan 06-04-2013 06:05 PM

    Islamabad: The nomination papers of several high-profile candidates in the fray for Pakistan's general election, including Pervez Musharraf and Imran Khan, were on Saturday challenged by their opponents in different parts of the country. Jamaat-e-Islami leader Niyamatullah Khan, who intends to contest parliamentary polls in Karachi from the same constituency...
  • PPP decides to prepone Pakistan general elections 06-01-2012 11:44 AM

    Islamabad: The ruling Pakistan People's Party has decided to hold the general election and the polls to the Senate ahead of schedule against the backdrop of rampant speculation that the government may not be able to complete its tenure, according to media reports on Friday. A meeting of the top...
  • Nawaz Sharif, brother, barred from Pak elections 03-12-2007 08:37 PM

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