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Health minister elected as member of GAVI board

4 hours ago
ISLAMABAD: In an election held during 65th WHO Regional Committee Meeting in Khartoum, Sudan, Federal Health Minister Aamer Kiani was elected as member of the prestigious Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) board. It is…

Pakistan elected as Member OIC Water Council for two years

2 days ago
ISLAMABAD: The Conference of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Ministers for Water has elected Pakistan as Member to the OIC Water Council for two years tenure, 2019-2020, during its fourth session held at Cairo. Pakistan was…

PM Imran congratulates Arif Alvi on being elected as president

1 month, 14 days ago
KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday felicitated one of the founding members of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Dr Arif Alvi on success in presidential election, ARY News reported. "Congratulations to Dr Alvi on being elected…

First woman elected Mexico City mayor

3 months, 16 days ago
MEXICO CITY: Mexico City has elected a woman mayor for the first time in history, local politician and scientist Claudia Sheinbaum, according to exit polls. Sheinbaum, 56, won the election to lead North America's largest city with…

Pakistan elected member to UN Human Rights Council

1 year, 1 day ago
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has been elected member to the United Nations Human Rights Council for the term 2018-20. Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said Pakistan secured more than two third majority votes in the election held today…

Najam Sethi elected as PCB Chairman

1 year, 2 months ago
KARACHI: Pakistan Super League (PSL) head and journalist Najam Sethi was elected as chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for a three-year term on Wednesday.  Sethi, 69, will replace Shaharyar Khan, who quit because of health and…

Dog elected mayor of Kentucky town for the fourth time

1 year, 3 months ago
KENTUCKY, US: Kentucky town kept surprising the world of its unusual move of electing a dog as its mayor, and that too for the fourth time. The aptly named Brynneth Pawltro is the town’s fourth dog Mayor, according to WDRB. She managed…

Emmanuel Macron elected French president

1 year, 5 months ago
PARIS: Pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron resoundingly won France's landmark presidential election on Sunday, first estimates showed, defeating far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a pivotal vote for the future of the divided country and…

‘Dead man’ elected to office in US county

1 year, 11 months ago
WASHINGTON: A man who died of cardiac arrest in the US state was elected to office in the coastal San Diego County city more than a month later. Gary Ernst was elected to Oceanside City Treasurer by a six percent margin over challenger…