Tuesday, 28 June, 2022
TopicPakistan elections

Topic: Pakistan elections

Imran khan’s party leading the battle with 64 seats, while Sharif’s party running second with 46

A government can be formed only once a party fulfils the condition of securing 172 seats. 

Pakistan Army’s decades-long war on political parties continues

Army may be able to serve its interests by keeping political parties weak, but it does so at the expense of Pakistan’s capacity to...

Imran Khan’s final match as seen through internet memes from Pakistan

Imran Khan could win this match because, his critics say, the field has been left open for him

These viral internet memes show Nawaz Sharif’s dwindling fortunes in Pakistan

With party workers and leaders alike in jail, the joke is that the party’s own mascot, the lion, has left the Noon League.

No Pakistani Prime Minister has lasted a full five-year term

In its 70-year history Pakistan has seen 22 Prime Ministers. First PM Liaquat Ali Khan’s term lasted 4 years and 2 months, and is still a record.

Police take tea break while transporting victim and suspected child lifter lynched

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.

Pakistan elections on 25 July: Here’s a ready reckoner on how our neighbour votes

Elections to the 342-member National Assembly and 4 provincial assemblies will take place simultaneously Wednesday.

One of these three men will be the next prime minister of Pakistan

PTI chief Imran Khan, PPP's Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Shehbaz Sharif of the PML-N are the prominent faces in the 25 July polls.

Judge claims intel agency interfering in judiciary, army seeks probe

Nawaz Sharif is said to have complained about the conditions in jail, and a minority sect is boycotting the election.

On Camera

YourTurn

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Gig economy booming, workers will triple to 2.35 crore by 2030, says Niti Aayog report

Niti Aayog report finds concentration of workers rising in low- and high-skilled categories, maximum share in retail trade and sales.

Defence

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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.
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