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ECP should announce election schedule for KP, Punjab: President Alvi

ECP should announce election schedule for KP, Punjab: President Alvi

President Arif Alvi on Wednesday has asked the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to release the schedule for polls in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Punjab in accordance with the Constitution, reported Aaj News. As per the Constitution of Pakistan, elections have to held within 90 days of dissolution of provincial assemblies. In a letter, Alvi stated...

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President Alvi directs ECP to ‘immediately announce’ election date for KP, Punjab assemblies – Pakistan Observer

President Alvi directs ECP to ‘immediately announce’ election date for KP, Punjab assemblies – Pakistan Observer

Islamabad: President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi, has directed the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to announce the election date for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Punjab assemblies “immediately” to put an end to “dangerous speculative propaganda” against the upcoming provincial elections as well as the future general elections. for provincial assemblies of Punjab and Khyber...

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1:00 pm Headlines on 24Digital

1:00 pm Headlines on 24Digital

♦ LHC suspends ECP’s order to accept PTI MNAs resignations: Also stops by-elections in 43 constituencies until next order: Asad Umar says time for Raja Riaz to vacate Leader of the Opposition chamber ♦ Court exempts Imran from appearance in hooliganism case: Challan of case submitted against Imran Khan, other PTI leaders ♦ 12 TTP...

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Panama says Iran warships might be allowed through canal

Panama says Iran warships might be allowed through canal

Iranian naval ships will be allowed to sail through the Panama Canal as long as they abide by international norms, Panamanian authorities said Tuesday following reports that Teheran was sending vessels to the strategic waterway. An Iranian military presence in the Canal would anger the United States, which built the channel linking the Atlantic and...

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Pilots walk away from water-bombing plane crash in Australia

Pilots walk away from water-bombing plane crash in Australia

Two pilots have made a “miraculous” escape after their Boeing 737 water-bombing plane crashed and burned while fighting a blaze in remote Western Australia. The plane left a long scar in the scrub- and tree-covered landscape when it came down while battling a bushfire in the Fitzgerald National Park about 420 kilometres (260 miles) southeast...

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Police seize enough cocaine to supply New Zealand for 30 years

Police seize enough cocaine to supply New Zealand for 30 years

Police said Wednesday they had seized enough cocaine to supply New Zealand for 30 years, after snaring a massive bundle of drugs floating in the Pacific Ocean. New Zealand police commissioner Andrew Coster told reporters the haul — containing 81 bales of cocaine — weighed 3.2 tonnes and had a street value of around $316...

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Adeed Fayaz: Off-duty Pakistani-American cop shot dead in robbery

Adeed Fayaz: Off-duty Pakistani-American cop shot dead in robbery

Adeed Fayaz, 26, a five-year veteran of the New York Police Department (NYPD), was shot dead in New York off-duty .— Twitter/NYPDPC NEW YORK: A Pakistan-American officer of the New York police, who was shot in the head Saturday while off duty has died, the city’s police commissioner said Tuesday night. The officer, Adeed Fayaz, 26,...

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Children pulled from rubble as Turkey-Syria quake toll tops 8,300

Children pulled from rubble as Turkey-Syria quake toll tops 8,300

Mesut Hancer holds the hand of his 15-year-old daughter Irmak, who died in the earthquake in Kahramanmaras, close to the quake´s epicentre, the day after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck the country´s southeast, on February 7, 2023.. — AFP Volunteers stand on rubble of a destroyed building in Kahramanmaras, southern Turkey, a day after a 7.8-magnitude...