Saturday, 26 November, 2022
TopicElection Commission of Pakistan

Topic: Election Commission of Pakistan

Pakistan president wants Imran Khan’s view on Kaun Banega Army Chief. Sure, ask Modi too

Not too long ago, Imran Khan was enjoying gulab jamuns over the disqualification of former PM Nawaz Sharif. Now the Election Commission has barred him from holding any public office.

Imran Khan-EC tussle isn’t ending. Former PM wants general elections under ‘neutral CEC’

The tussle between Imran and CEC is not limited to PTI's foreign funding case and 2023 general elections-its roots run deep.

The in-flight Kiki challenge in Pakistan that did not land well for a foreign tourist

Here's what's happening across the border: Six Mercedes Maybachs delivered to Prime Minister's House; Sikh community celebrates Independence Day.

Imran Khan shows no mercy, sacks Pakistan Cricket Board chief Najam Sethi

Here’s what’s happening across the border: A coin toss will decide legislator, and ‘chaiwala’ PTI candidate is actually a millionaire

Imran Khan to take oath as Pakistan’s PM on 11 August

While Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf has won only 116 general seats, it is trying to reach out to smaller parties, independents to get the required majority of 137 seats. 

UN Secretary General to continue supporting Pakistan’s EC amid poll rigging allegations

Antonio Guterres lauded the people of Pakistan for exercising their democratic rights and wished success to the new government.

Rich, middle class who voted for Imran Khan’s Naya Pakistan will pay for their convictions

All bets will be off when Imran Khan challenges the conventional wisdom of the national security state handed down to him.

Poll forecasts Imran Khan as next PM with PML-N trailing close

Here’s what is happening across the border: Malala urges women to vote and how will a new leadership affect the country’s entertainment industry

Pakistan goes to polls amid heavy security

A total of 3,459 candidates are contesting for 272 general seats of Pakistan's National Assembly. 

Military bombarded with allegations of bullying, bid to swing poll in Imran Khan’s favour

An acid attack survivor is one of four transgender poll candidates, and Pakistanis are donating in droves for key dams

On Camera

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A general view of the opening ceremony of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, February 17, 2022. Mast Irham/Pool via REUTERS

G20 presidency is India’s chance to fix power imbalances in artificial intelligence adoption

Without considering AI challenges across the world, equitably reaping its benefits will remain inadequate, leading to a more unequal and divisive future.
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How India-Australia FTA is set to boost trade that’s already at a record high

While the bulk of the trade between India and Australia is so far in the energy sector, the FTA is expected to broaden this to include other goods and services.

Defence

Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.