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PM Imran Khan to address the nation after Senate elections

PM Imran Khan to address the nation after Senate elections

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is addressing the nation a day after the ruling PTI’s candidate suffered a shock defeat at the hands of the Opposition in the Senate elections 2021. Earlier, Information and Broadcasting Minister Senator Shibli Faraz had confirmed to Geo News that PM Imran Khan would address …

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Elections for Senate chairman, deputy chairman on March 12

Elections for Senate chairman, deputy chairman on March 12

Pakistan’s future senators will be sworn in on the morning of March 12,  the Senate Secretariat confirmed Thursday. Elections for the Senate chairman and deputy chairman will be held the same afternoon. Prime Minister Imran Khan has nominated Sadiq Sanjrani as the PTI candidate for Senate chairman. This was confirmed …

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Over half a dozen PTI and govt-backed candidates win Senate seats

Over half a dozen PTI and govt-backed candidates win Senate seats

Former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has emerged the victor from his Islamabad seat in the ongoing Senate Elections 2021, marking a major win for the Opposition parties’ anti-government coalition, the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM). Yousaf Raza Gilani beat Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh — associated with the ruling PTI …

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Here’s how Shehryar Afridi’s vote was wasted during Senate election

Here's how Shehryar Afridi's vote was wasted during Senate election

Chairman Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir Shehryar Afridi’s vote cast during Senate polls was likely wasted on Wednesday, prompting anger from Prime Minister Imran Khan. The Kashmir Committee chairman, according to sources, signed his ballot paper which most probably lead to its cancellation as the Senate polling remains secret. Later, Afridi …

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Senate election: PPP’s Yousaf Raza Gillani defeats Hafeez Sheikh

Senate election: PPP's Yousaf Raza Gillani defeats Hafeez Sheikh

Former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani shaking hands with his contender Abdul Hafeez Shaikh. Photo: Screengrab via Geo News. ISLAMABAD:  Former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gillani has won the Senate seat, defeating PTI’s Abdul Hafeez Shaikh. Following the announcement of the Senate election polls which concluded today (Wednesday) at 5 …

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Senate polls: They are losing, says Bilawal Bhutto

Senate polls: They are losing, says Bilawal Bhutto

PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto’s file photo. PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto said on Wednesday that the PTI members are as angry with the government as the public. Bilawal was speaking to the media in Islamabad where he said that even a single vote more will be a bonus for the PPP …

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