Its two closest rivals - the Pakistan People's Party and Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf - lagged far behind with 31 and 26 seats, respectively.
Press Trust of India | Monday May 4, 2015
In a setback for Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, an election tribunal in Pakistan today disqualified his confidant and Railway Minister for vote rigging in 2013 general elections and ordered re-poll in a constituency in Lahore from where he was...
Press Trust of India | Saturday May 2, 2015
In a bizarre diktat out of sync with modern-day ethos, the Jirga (religious assembly) in Gilgit Baltistan -- an eight-hour drive from the Pakistan capital -- has banned women from taking part in the coming assembly elections slated for June 8.
Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
Newly-elected BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur said his meeting with Pakistan Cricket Board chief Shahryar Khan was just a "courtesy call". Khan said he wanted to wish Thakur on winning the elections in Chennai last Monday.
Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday March 2, 2015
Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Monday said he stands by his statement on violence-free polls in the state.