Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Pakistan

Assemblies to be formed on 29th; presidential polls mandatory 30 days after elections: ECP | Maqvi News

Top electoral authority says "required electoral college for presidential polls to be completed on 29th" Public notice, schedule for presidential polls on 1st March: ECP.Nominations for forthcoming event to be accepted by March 2nd.HCs approached for chief justices' appointment as presiding officers. ISLAMABAD: After the conduct of the 2024 nationwide general polls and its preliminary results amid much criticism, the...

Fazl foresees system collapsing as ‘establishment wants govt of their choice’ | Maqvi News

Politico finds no difference in “rigging” during 2018 and 2024 nationwide polls JUI-F chief rejects any threat to country’s parliamentary system.“PTI should be given right to form government if it has majority”.“JUI-F not to vote in presidential elections nor be part of govt”. As the 2024 nationwide election results drew criticism from different political parties, Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) supremo Maulana...

Murad Ali Shah takes oath, becomes Sindh CM for third time in a row | Maqvi News

Sindh Governor Kamran Tessori administers oath to Shah at ceremony attended by top officials Oath-taking ceremony takes place at Sindh Governor House.PPP leaders including Bilawal attend ceremony.Outgoing CM Justice (retd) Baqar also present on the occasion.Sindh Chief Minister-elect Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday took the oath of office a day after he obtained a majority of votes to...

Rain, thunderstorm expected in Karachi from Feb 29 | Maqvi News

Heavy rain and snowfall may generate flash floods and disrupt daily life in vulnerable areas, says PMD Many cities in Sindh, including Karachi, are expected to receive torrential rainfall from Thursday. While some parts of the country are to be hit by heavy snowfall with windstorms from February 29 which is likely to continue till March 2, the...

WATCH: Pakistan Army, Saudi forces ‘on job training’ culminates in Multan | Maqvi News

Training, conducted from January 15 to February 26, aimed at benefiting from each other’s experiences, says ISPR The closing ceremony of “On Job Training of Royal Saudi Land Forces with Pakistan Army” was held in Multan, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement on Tuesday. The training was conducted from January 15 to February 26 to foster joint...

Bilawal foresees President Alvi facing multiple cases for violating Constitution | Maqvi News

PPP chairman thanks PTI, SIC for allowing Shehbaz Sharif to become prime minister "unopposed" President to face case for failure to summon NA session: Bilawal.PPP chairman thanks PTI, SIC for allowing Shehbaz to become PM.Party decided to support side that approached them, he stresses. Amid growing criticism against President Arif Alvi over the summoning of the National Assembly (NA) session, PPP...

Imran Khan, Bushra Bibi indicted in £190m reference | Maqvi News

Court says statements of 58 witnesses will be recorded while adjourning hearing till March 6 Judge reads charge sheet in Imran Khan, Bushra Bibi's presence.Khan, Bushra deny all charges against them during hearing. Judge also inquires about Imran Khan's dental checkup. RAWALPINDI: An accountability court in Rawalpindi indicted on Tuesday Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) founder Imran Khan and his wife Bushra Bibi in...

Woman harassed by mob wasn’t coerced into apologising: ASP Shehrbano | Maqvi News

Lahore cop says harassers in mob have been identified and police will look into it once issue cools down "She said what she said on her behalf," cop says.ASP says woman was shifted to safe location.Police to look into action against 'identified' harassers.Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Syeda Shehrbano Naqvi — who is the sub-divisional police officer at Gulbarg...

CEC merges SIC pleas seeking allocation of reserved seats | Maqvi News

ECP's five-member bench adjourns hearing on reserved seats matter till tomorrow (Wednesday) Zafar says PTI approached ECP to claim reserved seats.Naek says ECP to decide who should get reserved seats.Gohar expects issue would be decided by tomorrow. ISLAMABAD: Chief Election Commissioner Sikandar Sultan Raja on Tuesday consolidated all the petitions filed by the Sunni Itthad Council (SIC) regarding the allocation...

Imran Khan tells President Arif Alvi not to consider presidential pardon | Maqvi News

PTI founder serving total of 31 years imprisonment in various cases.Article 45 of Constitution empowers president to pardon any convict.Experts divided whether president can pardon sans advice from PM.ISLAMABAD: Amidst his ongoing legal woes which have resulted in multiple convictions in various cases, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) founder Imran Khan has opposed the prospect of securing any relief...

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