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‘Will even give my life for Imran Khan,’ says Abdul Qadir

'Will even give my life for Imran Khan,' says Abdul Qadir

Abdul Qadir. — Twitter Hours after PTI announced it is retracting Abdul Qadir’s nomination for Senate from Balochistan, he said that he “wholeheartedly accepts” the decision. Speaking in Geo News programme “Naya Pakistan”, he said that he would even “sacrifice his life” for Prime Minister Imran Khan, adding that “I have …

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Abdul Qadir’s candidacy for Senate polls withdrawn by PTI

Abdul Qadir's candidacy for Senate polls withdrawn by PTI

The candidacy of Abdul Qadir for a general seat in the Senate on a PTI was withdrawn on Saturday after much uproar by party members who said he has “nothing to do with the party”. The reversal in decision was announced by Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Political Communication …

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ECP seeks data on Senate election nominees from FBR, NAB and others

ECP seeks data on Senate election nominees from FBR, NAB and others

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan wants the Ministry of Interior, Federal Board of Revenue, National Accountability Bureau and State Bank of Pakistan to verify the data of candidates contesting the Senate polls. ECP has asked all four bodies to give verifications. NAB has to inform ECP if a candidate …

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Senate nominees from KP finalised by Jamaat-e-Islami

Senate nominees from KP finalised by Jamaat-e-Islami

The Senate nominees for Jamaat-e-Islami’s Khyber Paktunkhwa chapter have been finalised. The party announced its nominees on Saturday. JI has nominated Maulana Dr Ata-ur-Rehman, a former member of the National Assembly, for the general seat of the Senate, while Dr Muhammad Iqbal Khalil, a former district deputy nazim of Peshawar, …

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PPP seeks delay in Senate election nomination papers’ submission

PPP seeks delay in Senate election nomination papers' submission

— File photo PPP on Friday demanded that the Election Commission of Pakistan extend the time duration for the submission of candidates’ forms for the upcoming Senate election. In a letter to the Chief Election Commission, PPP’s Secretary-General Nayyar Hussain Bukhari said that the time allocated by ECP for forms’ submission …

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