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Federal govt okays ordinance ending HEC autonomy

Federal govt okays ordinance ending HEC autonomy

The federal government has decided to formally end Higher Education Commission’s (HEC) autonomy by making it a subordinate to the Ministry of Education. All future decisions of the HEC will now approved by the Ministry of Education. The federal cabinet has approved an ordinance on HEC. According to the ordinance, …

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Raza Rabbani blasts govt over Senate election ordinance

Raza Rabbani blasts govt over Senate election ordinance

PP’s Senator Raza Rabbani speaking during the Senate session in Islamabad, on February 20, 2021. — YouTube  The presidential ordinance promulgated to introduce the open ballot method in the Senate elections is based on “malicious intent”, PPP’s Senator Raza Rabbani said Saturday. Rabbani, speaking during a Senate session, said that …

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PBC says Senate elections ordinance based on ‘malicious intent’

PBC says Senate elections ordinance based on 'malicious intent'

Pakistan Bar Council’s logo. — Wikipedia/File The government’s decision to issue the Elections (Amendment) Ordinance 2021 was based on “malicious intent”, the Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) said Monday, two days after President Arif Alvi signed it, paving way for Senate polls to be held via an “open and identifiable ballot”. …

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Senate election ordinance borne out of malicious intent: Raza Rabbani

Senate election ordinance borne out of malicious intent: Raza Rabbani

PPP leader and former Senate chairman Raza Rabbani. Photo: File/Geo.tv KARACHI: Senior PPP leader and former Senate chairman Raza Rabbani on Sunday said that the PTI-led government did not consult the  Opposition before drafting the amendment bill of the Senate elections, adding that the election ordinance signed by President Arif …

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Bilawal questions rush to promulgate Senate ordinance, a subjudice matter

Bilawal questions rush to promulgate Senate ordinance, a subjudice matter

PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari addressing a press conference in Islamabad on Februaru 6, 2021. — YouTube/Hum News PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Saturday questioned the government’s rush to promulgate an ordinance to bring about a constitutional amendment so Senate elections can be held via open ballot. Addressing  a press conference …

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