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Pakistan elections

EXPLAINER: Pakistan is going to elections, making rare history

Pakistan is one of the fewer countries of the world, where change of a government or transfer of power not always happens through vote. So, it is a rare happening that the two political governments have completed their tenure in a row. And now a third government being elected through the election on July 25. The country is going to hold general election on July 25 to elect members of the lower house, the National Assembly and four provinces - Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Of the total 272 general seats…

Facebook steps up to protect Pakistan elections from abuse

KARACHI: In ensuring constructive role of the biggest social media platform in the upcoming elections of Pakistan, Facebook has employed renewed measures to protect the July 25 polls from any abuse that could potentially harm the integrity of the electoral process. According to the official statement, Facebook is increasing the number of people working on safety and security issues around the world to 20,000 people by the end of the year, as it employed dedicated teams working on all of the world's upcoming elections –…