KARACHI: After culmination of the polling time, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in a statement said 23 complaints of mismanagement were reported during the by-elections in 35 constituencies across the country on Sunday, ARY News reported. The ECP said 19 complaints were received from Punjab, and two from Sindh and as many from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. It said they received complaints of barring women from voting. While, complaints of late polling were received from Karachi, it added. Vote counting has started…
ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) on Friday dismissed all four complaints against Chief Justice Islamabad High Court (IJC) Anwar Khan Kasi and found no material of misconduct. The judicial council, under the Chairmanship Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, met at Supreme Court of Pakistan, according to a statement. The Council examined the four complaints pending with SJC against Justice Muhammad Anwar Khan Kasi. After detailed deliberations and discussion, the Council came to the conclusion that…
ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has set up 20 tribunals to hear the complaints of the candidates related to the 2018 General Elections. Out of these 20 tribunals, eight are assigned to address the grievances of Punjab candidates. Similarly, five tribunals are for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK), four for Sindh and three for Balochistan. The ECP has directed the tribunals to address the complaints of the election candidates within a time period of 120 days. For the four tribunals in Sindh, Justice Umar…
WASHINGTON: As some waters recede following Hurricane Harvey’s devastating winds and rain, reports of scam artists taking advantage of victims are surging. As of Friday afternoon, Texas authorities had received 1,992 complaints about price gouging and fraud, with 636 of the complaints about gas stations overcharging customers, said Jennifer Speller, a spokeswoman for Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. A Best Western hotel is accused of gouging an estimated 40 customers, according to Texas television station KXAN, which…
ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony has established a Hajj inquiry cell for prompt resolution of the complaints of intending pilgrims.
ISLAMABAD/KARACHI: The federal censor board has said that the ban on Asher Azeem’s directorial debut 'Maalik' was triggered by viewers' adverse reaction followed by a 'plethora of complaints', ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan team headcoach Waqar Younis today met Federal Minister Riaz Hussain Pirzada and apprised him of reasons for Pakistan team’s poor showing in the World T20 and loopholes in the cricket setup.
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has been in New York, wherefrom he will go to Washington to hold meetings with senior United States (US) officials, sources said on Monday.
BORNHEIM, GERMANY: A western German town has barred adult male asylum seekers from its public indoor swimming pool after receiving complaints that some women were sexually harassed there.
CALIFORNIA: Twitter Inc suspended two high-profile accounts that posts highlights while games are on, after major U.S. sports leagues protested, the New York Times reported on Tuesday.