Web
Analytics
The news is by your side.

Senate Elections 2018

Imran Khan first talked about role of money in Senate polls: Rana Sanaullah

KARACHI: Following Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Imran Khan’s petition to the election commission over Prime minister’s remarks about 'horse trading' in recent Senate elections, Punjab Law Minister, Rana Sanaullah turned the tables on the PTI chief saying that the election body should  question him the first over the allegations. “Imran Khan in a press conference, commenting on Senate polls himself said that people sold themselves and the money changed hands. He had said that the entire assembly of Balochistan was sold,”…

PML-N cries foul as opposition-backed candidates take Senate’s top slots

 ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders and lawmakers heavily criticised the "PPP-PTI collusion" which resulted in opposition-backed candidates Sadiq Sanjrani and Mandviwalla's election as Chairman and Deputy Chairman Senate, ARY News reported on Monday. PML-N, despite being the majority party in the upper house, could not get its candidates elected to the top posts in Senate,  as the house elected opposition-backed candidates Sadiq Sanjrani as chairman and Saleem Mandviwalla as deputy chairman.…

‘This is not what I want’ Zardari on Nawaz’s backing of PPP’s Rabbani for Senate chairmanship

"This is not what I want," said Zardari when asked about Nawaz Sharif's backing of PPP's Raza Rabbani for Senate chairmanship.  The Pakistan People's Party (PPP) co-chairman, who met Jamiat-e-Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman in Islamabad to discuss the imminent election, out-rightly rejected the idea proposed by his political rival Nawaz Sharif. "Thank you very much, but this is not what I want," Zardari replied when asked about his rival's backing for one his own party stalwarts. About…

Farogh Nasim only winner out of MQM-P’s five Senate candidates

ISLAMABAD: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) only managed to win a single seat in Senate polls from Sindh despite a last-minute reconciliation between the party's rival factions led by Farooq Sattar and Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, ARY News reported. According to unofficial results, Pakistan People's Party (PPP) won 10 out of 12 vacant seats from Sindh while Pakistan Muslim League-Functional (PML-F) candidate Muzaffar Shah and MQM-P's Farogh Nasim won the two other seats. Just yesterday, the two factions of the…