Javaid-ur-Rahman

  • ISLAMABAD   -    The candidates in e l e c t i o n campaigns are seen giving much importance to the voters of their constituencies with their tall claims to bring unprecedented reforms.The culture of door-to-door canvassing campaigns and public meetings by the candidates is ...

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  • ISLAMABAD           -         With the unexpected announcement to initiate consultation to dissolve provincial assemblies [Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab], PTI Chairman Imran Khan has undoubtedly triggered another political chaos in the country. ...

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  • ISLAMABAD     -        Taking more time in the National Assembly to discuss the miseries and compensation for flood victims, the coalition government has given an impression that the flood-affected areas would be compensated without any ‘prejudice’ in ...

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  • ISLAMABAD       -        The National Assembly was informed a high-power delegation will visit Russia to negotiate any possibility of long-term cooperation to acquire gas and oil. “The government of Pakistan has written a letter to Russian authorities, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD        -         The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) yesterday reserved its judgement in the case of violation of the code of conduct during the NA-45 by-election by PTI chief Imran Khan and leader Iqbal Wazir. The PTI chairman in October ...

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  • ISLAMABAD     -         The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) announced on Tuesday that the local government elections in Karachi and Hyderabad divisions will be held on January 15 next year. The electoral watchdog has also directed the interior ministry ...

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  • ISLAMABAD      -       The National Assembly (NA) Special Committee on Agricultural Products on Monday unanimously elected the NA Speaker Raja Pervaiz Ashraf as its Chairman. Thanking the members for reposing confidence in him, the NA speaker said given the recent ...

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  • ISLAMABAD      -      Though the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf [PTI] has finally succeeded in getting NOC for holding a rally in Islamabad in connection with their long march, yet Imran Khan is seemingly more comfortable to arrive in Rawalpindi on November 26. Rawalpindi ...

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  • ISLAMABAD        -           The National Assembly on Friday was told in categorical terms that the country faces no risk of default. Minister of State for Finance Aisha Ghaus Pasha told the House during the ‘Question Hour’ that the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD      -         The National Assembly on Thursday passed a resolution demanding of the federal government to take action against the elements running a malicious campaign against the institution of Armed Forces and other security institutions. The ...

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  • ISLAMABAD        -         National Assembly Speaker Raja Pervaiz Ashraf yesterday once again postponed the joint sitting of parliament till December 20 (Tuesday). This joint session was scheduled to be held on November 18 will now be held on December ...

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  • ISLAMABAD          -           Federal minister for National Food Security and research tariq Bashir Cheema on Wednesday said that the World Bank will provide financial support to the floods and rains affected farmers. “We are trying our ...

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  • Commission asks Sindh to meet security shortfall by demanding Punjab to provide police to province ISLAMABAD      -       The Election Commission of Pakistan [ECP] yesterday reserved the ruling over the case of repeated postponement of local bodies’ polls ...

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  • ISLAMABAD      -       As many as 3866 contenders submitted nomination papers in the Election Commission of Pakistan [ECP] for LG elections over 101 Union council of federal government. The scrutiny over nomination papers will start on November 14 and finalized on ...

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  • ISLAMABAD      -         Opposition leader in the National Assembly Raja Riaz Ahmed in Thursday’s National Assembly session blamed PTI chairman Imran Khan for conspiring to sabotage the upcoming visit of Mohammed bin Salman AlSaud, Saudi Arabia’s ...

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  • ISLAMABAD       -        The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has issued the Local Government election schedule of special seats in different districts of Balochistan, under which the candidates can submit nomination papers till November 12. The ...

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  • ISLAMABAD      -       The treasury benches in the National Assembly yesterday came down hard on PTI Chairman Imran Khan for disrupting the political environment and causing economic instability in the country with his political narrative. Parliamentary leader ...

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  • ISLAMABAD     -   Speaker National Assembly National Assembly Raja Pervaiz Ashraf on Monday said that climate change had unfavourably impacted Pakistan while the country had less than one percent share in global carbon emissions. The NA Speaker expressed these views in ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -    The outgoing parliamentary year of the National Assembly, which ended on August 13, will be marked a histori­cal event in parliamentary history as for the first time a prime minister was deposed by a no-confidence vote. Moving no-trust motions in ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  The Election Com­mission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday re­served its verdict in the Toshakhana reference against Pakistan Teh­reek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan. A four-member ECP bench, headed by Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sikandar Sultan Raja, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday decided to hold bye-elections in one National Assem­bly and three Punjab Assembly con­stituencies on October 9. These constituencies include NA-157 Multan, PP-139 Sheikhupura, PP-241 Bahawalnagar, and ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -    In order to keep a backup of the system, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has prepared a new system to get the election results. The electoral watchdog has accelerated the preparations for the general elections. Under this new system, the results of the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -   Expressing dissatisfaction over the international community’s re­sponse to the national disasters, Minister for Water Resources Khur­sheed Shah has said the Special Cli­mate Change Fund (SCCF) should immediately disburse over $10 billion for ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -   The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday gave a last chance to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf [PTI] to submit its response in foreign funding case within a fortnight. The electoral watchdog [ECP] conveyed to the PTI that already two weeks had passed to get the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -    The horrify­ing picture of unprece­dented‘Mon­ster Monsoon’ in Pakistan, inundating one-third area, is yet to surface despite the ‘known massive damages’ so far. A damaging spell of rain is in the forecast of the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD     -    Since the flash floods have badly affected a vast area of the country, the electoral watchdog - Elec­tion Commission of Pakistan (ECP) - may hold a meeting next week to discuss by-elections sched­ule in some of the directly affected ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   Since the calamitous monsoon floods have sent food prices sky­rocketing, the federal cabinet has approved the import of onions and tomatoes from Iran and Afghanistan. “The approval was taken from the federal cabinet through a circu­lation summary, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Federal Minister for Climate Change Senator Sherry Rehman yesterday said Pakistan has never seen a disaster of such epic proportions in living history. “We must unite for Pakistan to deal with this climate catastrophe, says Federal Minister for Climate Change...These are moments of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -    The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) yes­terday asked PTI Chairman Imran Khan to submit his reply in the Toshakhana case by September 7.The electoral watchdog [ECP] has granted more time to Imran Khan after listening the plea by PTI chief’s ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The national humanitarian disaster of the decade - devastating flood - continues to play havoc in most parts of the country. The re-emergence of another cycle of monsoon in September may increase the sufferings of homeless flood victims who have already lost their near and dear ones and ...

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