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The police force has only been given Rs169m against a proposal of Rs369m ─ Rs74m less than funds given for 2013 polls.
I was all set. Until someone asked me who my spiritual guide was...
Justice Khosa says BHC verdict was "rushed".
The trio of banned outfits wants to sabotage July 25 elections.
Says officials deployed for election duty will only follow Election Commission of Pakistan's instructions.
Developments and best practices in recruitment marketing.
How is the polling process exploited for personal advantage and how are voter perceptions manipulated?
Such propaganda is an attempt to create confusion and harassment, alleges ISPR.
Khawaja Haris says no assurances given by jail authorities that next meeting will not meet the same fate.
Khan's counsel assures election body that the PTI chief will abide by its orders.
Reportedly, one jury member on the panel wasn't too convinced about PC due to her complexion
Hasan Askari says voters will be provided a peaceful atmosphere.
The new tactic being spread through the global social network has already been tested in Sri Lanka.
“Mr. Weinstein’s arguments seeking to escape the consequences are offensive,” Judd's attorney responded
Number of candidates from banned religious and extremist outfits competing in elections is believed to be significant.
Dawn.com explains how the demarcation of constituencies is done.
Former KP chief minister's recent outburst was just one of many regrettable utterances this poll season has seen.
The ECP, the caretaker setups and state institutions must draw up a set of concrete actions to address this concern.
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Import payments may subside in one category, but will rise in another.
Jail authorities are considering moving Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz to Safwat Lodge.
Miramshah boy excels in Pesahwar SSC-I exams, wants to become doctor.
Candidates complain influential people plan to bar women from vote.
Caretaker CM says it will ensure availability of quality medicines
JUI-S chief terms US' peace overture as pragmatic.
Weapons recovered from truck transporting fruits and vegetables from Afghanistan.
Faisalabad has highest number of category A, or most sensitive, polling stations.
A milkman allegedly sexually assaulted a woman in Wah Saddar police area.
NCHR asks caretakers to provide a level playing field to all parties.
Sewerage systems downtown and near Leh Nullah choked and water accumulated on streets in low-lying areas.
Malfunctioning power-generation devices may have been the cause of inferno.
None of them tried to change their constituency because of their vote bank.
Marriyum Aurengzeb says despite his trial and imprisonment, Nawaz is still the most popular leader of the country.
Sharif, who is contesting for NA-192, urged the people to defeat jeep, bat and arrow by voting for tiger on July 25.
Of 30 professors, nine appear for interview in two days.
“Tell people that elections are being held on July 25 in any case and they should not doubt them.”
The Punjab Dental Practitioners Association had challenged the powers of the commission to seal the clinics.
The party alleges that police have been harassing the PML-N leaders and workers.
Ahsan blamed both the PTI and PML-N for using religion for electoral purposes.
People have vented their anger over unemployment, high prices, power cuts and a lack of usable water.
Trump’s behaviour was that “of a man who wants the alliance to fail”, wrote New York Times columnist David Brooks.
Newly built factory can produce rotors for up to 60 centrifuges a day.
The young man had been flown to Afghanistan despite an ongoing legal appeal against his deportation.
The “Wild Boars” team members appeared healthy and happy despite spending nine days in a flooded cave.
Insulting the president is a crime punishable by up to four years in prison in Turkey.
The case of Andrew Brunson has become a major sticking point in improving relations between Ankara and Washington.
The Global Compact for Migration pledges to boost cooperation in addressing the world’s growing flows of migrants.
Complacency is starting to stall the fight against the global AIDS epidemic, warns UNAID.
The national selection committee chairman says team manager and PHF secretary are in the loop regarding the camp.
Star Batsman's gigantic 186-run partnership captain Eoin Morgan helps their team's cause.
Barcelona legend's career in Japan set to begin.
Former Napoli boss recently replaced compatriot Conte at Stamford Bridge.
The 20-year-old Pant, who has played four T20 Internationals for India, is renowned for his swashbuckling batting.
The Tendulkar Middlesex Global Academy will cater budding male and female cricketers.
Faiszer Musthapha calls on the ICC to establish ‘simple, clear rules’ after Chandimal was punished for ball tampering.
Revenue is on track for the best year since 2011.
Gold has shed more than 10 per cent since touching a peak of $1,365.23 an ounce in mid-April.
Late sowing of cotton owing to water shortage is delaying phutti arrivals creating lint shortage.
China’s foreign ministry warns the whole world will fight back if the United States continued to be “willful”.
Lagarde says there are signs global growth can begin to decline.
“Had the currency not devalued PTCL’s net profit would have been higher by 28 per cent compared with last year.”
If approved, the higher rates would be recovered from consumers in the upcoming billing month ie August.
The SBP believes that the housing sector in various economies serves as an engine of economic growth.
Minister says no sales tax and income tax will be levied in Fata for the next five years.
A steel dealer say the price of high quality rebar now hovers between Rs107,000-110,000 per tonne.
“The bodies were lying in one grave and are very old, beyond recognition,” a senior Levies officer says.
Passengers of the flight condemn the attitude of the PIA for causing the long delay only to facilitate a few bigwigs.
Their names were included on the request of FIA in a case of fake bank accounts, fictitious transactions worth Rs35bn.
Among other steps, the ECP has updated its SMS service, ending the ambiguity surrounding the path to polling stations.
PML-F and its GDA's presence in the district suggests that the PPP won't enjoy an electoral cakewalk.
Cracks have surfaced in powerful families in the province, reducing their influence on the electoral scene.
“Holding free and fair elections is the constitutional responsibility of the ECP," says PTI spokesperson.
Council wants govt to utilise its services in all major projects like CPEC, dams.
Water has submerged more than 30 houses, cultivated land, a link road and cattle farms.
PTI chief urges people to vote to foil conspiracies that are being hatched against the elections.