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SC refers JUI MNA’s case to ECP

The Supreme Court on Wednesday referred an election dispute of NA-41 South Waziristan to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) when it was informed that the ECP had been constituted under the

Govt ousts Aurakzai from NA body on ECP

The government’s claims of taking the ignored and backward areas into the mainstream stood exposed on Tuesday as the only representative from FATA in the parliamentary committee on election commission formation was

HEC says its hands are tied by ECP

ISLAMABAD – The Higher Education Commission, which is going to be dissolved in the name of the implementation of the 18th Amendment apparently for its bold stance on the verification of parliamentarians’ degrees, has once again sought help from the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to get educational documents of 254 parliamentarians for verification.
HEC Accreditation and Attestation Director General Rahim Bux Channa told Pakistan Today that degrees of 254 lawmakers had not

Errors in electoral lists unacceptable: ECP secy

ISLAMABAD – In the backdrop of startling revelation of more than 37 million unverified and bogus votes in 2007 elector rolls, chief election commissioner has initiated an inquiry against a private firm which was hired by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) for almost Rs 1 billion for making error-free electoral lists.
Election Commission Secretary Ishtiak Ahmed Khan told Pakistan Today during an interview on Saturday that the ECP paid almost Rs 1 billion in 2007 to a

MPs body on ECP to elect its head on 6th

ISLAMABAD – The parliamentary body tasked with fianlising the new chief election commissioner and reorganising the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will meet on April 6 to elect its chairman.
Amid hectic behind-the-scene lobbying by the ruling PPP to get its nominee elected to the top slot of the body, National Assembly Speaker Dr Fehmida Mirza has convened the meeting at the Parliament House. However, any final decision on the PPP’s nominee would be held during the PPP