Assembly | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 8, 2013
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi has responded to the Election Commission's notice to explain his controversial remarks that included the suggestion that Pakistan's ISI has contacted young Muslims in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar area to recruit ...
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Monday November 4, 2013
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi has been given till Friday to explain his controversial remarks that included the suggestion that Pakistan's ISI has contacted young Muslims in Uttar Pradesh's Muzzaffarngar area to recruit them to work against In...
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 31, 2013
A reliable PCB source said after the Election Commission of Pakistan informed the Islamabad High Court that it was not mandated to conduct the elections of the Board, the court had appointed retired justice Munir A Sheikh to conduct the election p...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 25, 2013
The Bharatiya Janata Party today interpreted Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's remarks that Pakistani agencies were approaching victims of Muzaffarnagar riots to lure them into terrorism as an attempt to cast doubts about the patriotism of Musli...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 11, 2013
The Islamabad High Court had passed a judgement in July restraining caretaker chief of the board, Najam Sethi from exercising full powers of his position and ordering election of a new chairman in 90 days' time under the supervision of the Electio...
World | Associated Press | Tuesday August 13, 2013
Bangladesh's largest Islamic party is enforcing a 48-hour general strike across the country to denounce a court decision that its registration with the Election Commission is invalid.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 31, 2013
Pakistan's top court on Wednesday summoned cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan for a contempt hearing over his "critical and derogatory" remarks against the judiciary, a statement said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 26, 2013
Pakistan's main opposition party announced today it would boycott next week's presidential election to protest against the vote being brought forward without consultation.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 24, 2013
The PCB on Wednesday said it would file an appeal against the Islamabad High Court Judgment, which had set aside the election of Zaka Ashraf as board chairman
Press Trust of India | Monday July 22, 2013
Shetty, who has served the association in various capacities over the last three decades, was banned last month for alleging that there was a possibility of black marketing of tickets of a T20 game between India and Pakistan in Ahmedabad last year...
Press Trust of India | Sunday July 21, 2013
The Islamabad High Court, acting on a constitutional writ petition, also ordered the Election Commission of Pakistan to hold polls for the Chairman's position within 90 days starting on Sunday.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 16, 2013
Pakistan will hold the next presidential election on September 6, two days before the end of the term of incumbent President Asif Ali Zardari.
Agence-France-Presse | Wednesday July 3, 2013
PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf was last month suspended by a court in Islamabad on charges of controversy over his election, forcing the new government to appoint Sethi until Ashraf's case is decided.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 19, 2013
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Zaka Ashraf was ordered to halt work last month amid a row over his election, which was criticised in some quarters as unfairly influenced by President Asif Ali Zardari, the board's patron.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 11, 2013
Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has claimed that a plot was hatched to assassinate him during an election rally in Punjab before Pakistan's general elections on May 11.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday June 3, 2013
Former President of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf, currently detained over several high profile cases, may leave the country a day ahead of Nawaz Sharif's election as the Prime Minister to visit his ailing mother in Dubai, said a media report today.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday May 31, 2013
The Pakistan People's Party (PPP) will field senior leader Makhdoom Amin Fahim against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif for the election of the new prime minister in Parliament on June 5, rejecting a request to facilitate a una...
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 28, 2013
Earlier this month Zaka Ashraf became the first-ever elected chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) under a new constitution demanded by the sport's world governing body to reduce political interference.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 27, 2013
The party of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan won the second largest number of votes in Pakistan's general election, data released Monday showed, despite finishing third in terms of seats.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday May 27, 2013
The formal election of Pakistan's new Prime Minister by members of the National Assembly will be held on June 5, officials said today.