PP-269 bye-election: Nomination papers submission process concludes

MUZAFFARGARH, Apr 25 (APP):The process of submitting nomination papers for bye-election in PP-269 concluded here Thursday. According to the returning officer, “as many as 26 candidates have submitted the papers to contest the election.” Former MNA Raza Rabbani Khar also submitted the papers. Captain (rtd) Abdul Khaliq and former MNA Mehar Irshad Syal are among… Continue reading PP-269 bye-election: Nomination papers submission process concludes

Tribunal dismisses appeal against acceptance of Yasmin Rashid’s nomination papers

LAHORE, Mar 22 (APP):An appellate tribunal of the Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday dismissed an appeal against the acceptance of nomination papers of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Dr. Yasmin Rashid for the Senate elections. The tribunal, comprising Justice Shahid Bilal Hassan, announced the reserved decision on the appeal filed by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Shahbaz… Continue reading Tribunal dismisses appeal against acceptance of Yasmin Rashid’s nomination papers

Tribunal reserves verdict on Sanam Javed’s appeal against rejection of nomination papers

LAHORE, Mar 21 (APP):An appellate tribunal on Thursday reserved its verdict on an appeal filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) activist Sanam Javed Khan against the rejection of her nomination papers for the Senate elections. The tribunal, comprising Justice Shahid Bilal Hassan, heard the appeal and reserved the verdict upon completion of arguments by the parties.… Continue reading Tribunal reserves verdict on Sanam Javed’s appeal against rejection of nomination papers

Nomination papers of Aseefa Bhutto Zardari accepted

NAWABSHAH, Mar 21 (APP):The nomination papers of Aseefa Bhutto Zardari to contest the election on the vacated seat of National Assembly 207 have been accepted. Farooq H. Naik appeared before Returning Officer Sher Ali Jamali on behalf of the Pakistan People’s Party. National Assembly Constituency 207 was won by Asif Ali Zardari in the recent… Continue reading Nomination papers of Aseefa Bhutto Zardari accepted

21 candidates cleared to contest 12 Punjab Senate seats

LAHORE, Mar 20 (APP):A total of 21 candidates have been allowed to contest elections for 12 Senate seats from Punjab after scrutiny of nomination papers. Twenty-eight candidates had filed nomination papers with Provincial Election Commissioner Punjab Aijaz Anwar Chohan, who also served as the returning officer for the Senate Election, for 12 Senate seats including… Continue reading 21 candidates cleared to contest 12 Punjab Senate seats

Terrorists to be given befitted reply: Mohsin Naqvi

LAHORE, Mar 19 (APP):Federal Interior Minister Syed Mohsin Raza Naqvi has said that terrorists who attack on Pakistan will be given a befitted reply. Talking to the media after appearing for scrutiny of his nomination papers for Senate elections at the Provincial Election Commissioner Punjab Office on Tuesday, he emphasized that there would be no… Continue reading Terrorists to be given befitted reply: Mohsin Naqvi

ECP orders acceptance of Qaisera Elahi’s nomination papers for PP-32

ISLAMABAD, Mar 18 (APP):The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday instructed the Returning Officer (RO) of Gujrat, to immediately accept the nomination papers of four candidates, including Qaisera Elahi, the wife of former chief minister Pervaz Elahi. The candidates filed complaints stating that the Returning Officer was not present when they attempted to submit… Continue reading ECP orders acceptance of Qaisera Elahi’s nomination papers for PP-32

Competition in KP tough for Senate Election

PESHAWAR, Mar 17 (APP):The competition in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is also tough in the Senate elections with a total of 42 candidates having submitted nomination papers for eleven seats of the Senate, an official of the Provincial Election Commission said here Sunday. He said that there will be a contest between 10 candidates for two posts… Continue reading Competition in KP tough for Senate Election

Nomination papers scrutiny for Senate elections set for Tuesday

ISLAMABAD, Mar 17 (APP):The scrutiny of nomination papers for the eagerly anticipated Senate elections, encompassing forty-eight vacant seats, is scheduled to take place this Tuesday, March 19. As per the electoral schedule, the revised list of candidates vying for these seats will be unveiled on March 26. Candidates will have until March 27 to withdraw… Continue reading Nomination papers scrutiny for Senate elections set for Tuesday

PPP’s Sarfraz Bugti submits nomination papers for CM Balochistan

QUETTA, Mar 1 (APP):Pakistan People’s Party leader Sarfraz Bugti on Friday submitted his nomination papers for the slot of Chief Minister Balochistan. The election for the Balochistan chief minister position is scheduled for tomorrow (Saturday). The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has jointly nominated Sarfraz Bugti as their candidate for the… Continue reading PPP’s Sarfraz Bugti submits nomination papers for CM Balochistan

Over 17,800 candidates to contest 2024 elections

ISLAMABAD, Jan 18 (APP):Over 17,800 candidates, including 11,785 independents, are flexing their muscles to try their luck in National and provincial assembly seats in the country’s general elections in 2024. According to the detailed list of candidates unveiled for the approaching general elections scheduled on February 8, 2024, a total of 5,121 candidates are in… Continue reading Over 17,800 candidates to contest 2024 elections

LHC dismisses PTI founder’s pleas against rejection of nomination papers

LAHORE, Jan 17 (APP):A Lahore High Court (LHC) full bench on Wednesday dismissed petitions, filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) founder against rejection of his nomination papers. The three-member bench, headed by Justice Ali Baqar Najafi, announced the reserved verdict on the petitions and upheld decisions of returning officers and tribunal of rejecting his nomination papers.… Continue reading LHC dismisses PTI founder’s pleas against rejection of nomination papers

ECP reveals minority seat candidates for 2024 polls

ISLAMABAD, Jan 15 (APP):The Election Commission has unveiled the preliminary list of candidates contending for seats reserved for minorities in the National Assembly. According to list issued by ECP, nomination papers of 37 candidates have been approved for the 10 National Assembly seats. In light of the Supreme Court’s decision, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is excluded… Continue reading ECP reveals minority seat candidates for 2024 polls

ECP to unveil preliminary candidate lists on Thursday

ISLAMABAD, Jan 10 (APP):The preliminary lists of candidates will be released by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday, and candidates can opt to withdraw their nomination papers until Friday. According to the spokesperson of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), the process of hearing appeals against the acceptance or rejection of nomination papers… Continue reading ECP to unveil preliminary candidate lists on Thursday

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