2018

Game of Thrones leads Emmy 2018 nominations with 22 nods

Game of Thrones leads Emmy 2018 nominations with 22 nods

Record-breaking fantasy epic “Game of Thrones” made a storming comeback Thursday to Hollywood’s awards circuit after a year off, dominating this year’s Emmy nominations with a whopping 22 nods. The smash hit HBO show, which returns for a shortened eighth and final season next year, will compete once again for the coveted best drama series […]

Election 2018 survey: Who will win? Will it be fair?

Election 2018 survey: Who will win? Will it be fair?

With the 2018 general elections around the corner, we invite our readers to share their thoughts and predictions through this non-scientific snapshot survey.Results will be published on Dawn.com * Required Age * Choose Sex * Choose Location * Choose Q1) Do you believe the upcoming elections will be free and fair? * Yes No Not sure Q2) Do you […]

Daniyal Aziz decides to field his wife for 2018 general elections

Daniyal Aziz decides to field his wife for 2018 general elections

ISLAMABAD;Former federal minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Daniyal Aziz on Friday decided to field his wife for 2018 general elections after he was disqualified by the Supreme Court for five years in Contempt of Court Case. Following the disqualification of party leader Daniyal Aziz by the Supreme Court for five years in Contempt […]

Elections 2018: Still no way for a middle-class in politics

Elections 2018: Still no way for a middle-class in politics

Those who claim to award tickets to people from middle-class have indeed backed down. In almost all four provinces they introduced youngsters from affluent families who are going to make their debut in the upcoming elections. As the general elections 2018 are nearby, on one side, news related to politicians’ assets are under consideration and […]

Covering candidates of disqualified contestants in General elections 2018

Covering candidates of disqualified contestants in General elections 2018

LAHORE;Candidates disqualified by the Election Commission of Pakistan will field their covering candidates for General Elections 2018. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) candidate for NA-67 constituency, Fawad Chaudhry’s nomination papers were rejected for not mentioning all assets and difference of his name in papers and CNIC. He has nominated his brother Faisal Chaudhry as his covering candidate. […]

In Pictures: Election frenzy before election 2018

In Pictures: Election frenzy before election 2018

Just like the arrival of the holy month of Ramadan, the auspicious occasion of Eid or the joyous festive of Christmas, Elections, too, are celebrated enthusiastically all over Pakistan.As time passes by and the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) gears up to prepare for the polls, the streets fill up with slogan-enchanting, charged up, enthusiastic […]

Election 2018: PPP amid the huddle of alliances and changing affiliations

Election 2018: PPP amid the huddle of alliances and changing affiliations

Pakistan history witnesses the arraying of numerous alliances, seasonal affiliations and doctoring of opponents to dismantle the puissance of Pakistan People’s Party in Sindh in different eras. According to PPP, the new face of such attempt is Grand Democratic Alliance (GDA) which raised its head ahead of General Elections 2018. Can this prove precarious for […]

ECP suffers administrative crisis, may influence general elections 2018

ECP suffers administrative crisis, may influence general elections 2018

ISLAMABAD;Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) suffers administrative crisis as main positions of additional secretaries admin, training and research offices are vacant.According to details, the seats of three director generals, three additional secretary generals, three directors, seven regional election commissioners are vacant. Moreover, dozen of posts from grade 18-21 are vacant. The positions of two provincial […]

Elections 2018: Returning officers clear Shehbaz Sharif, Hamza Shahbaz, Bilawal Bhutto

Elections 2018: Returning officers clear Shehbaz Sharif, Hamza Shahbaz, Bilawal Bhutto

LAHORE;Returning officers on Tuesday have cleared nomination papers of ex-Chief Minister of Punjab (CM) Shehbaz Sharif from a constituency in Lahore. Shehbaz Sharif’s son Hamza Shahbaz has also been given green signal to contest in the upcoming elections while papers of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari have also been approved for NA-245. […]

Over 920,000 displaced in Syria in 2018, highest level since conflict began: UN

Over 920,000 displaced in Syria in 2018, highest level since conflict began: UN

GENEVA (AFP) – More than 920,000 people were displaced inside Syria during the first four months of 2018, the highest level in the seven-year conflict, the UN said Monday. “We are seeing a massive displacement inside Syria… From January to April, there were over 920,000 newly displaced people,” Panos Moumtzis, the UN regional humanitarian coordinator […]

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