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Senate election

PM to seek vote of confidence from parliament after Senate defeat
Pakistan

PM to seek vote of confidence from parliament after Senate defeat

  • On Wednesday, Pakistan Peoples Party candidate Yousuf Raza Gilani won the Senate seat from Islamabad, defeating PTI's Hafeez Sheikh.
  • Qureshi said that the PM had taken the decision to seek a vote of confidence with a view to making it clear as to who is standing with Khan’s ideology and who is not.
Updated 04 Mar, 2021 10:40am
In upset for PTI, PPP's Yousuf Raza Gilani wins Senate seat from Islamabad
Pakistan

In upset for PTI, PPP's Yousuf Raza Gilani wins Senate seat from Islamabad

  • Gilani received 169 votes while Sheikh was able to muster 164 votes.
  • Independent candidate Abdul Qadir, JUI-F's Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri and BNP's Muhammad Qasim have each been elected to a general seat
  • MQM's candidate for a women's seat Khalida Ateeb won with 57 votes, while PPP's Palwasha Khan also won with 60 votes
Updated 03 Mar, 2021 09:28pm
SC on Senate polls
Editorials

SC on Senate polls

EDITORIAL: The much-anticipated Supreme Court (SC) ruling on the upcoming Senate polls was delivered on March 1,...
Published 03 Mar, 2021 05:49am
Govt reportedly offers six Senate seats  to opposition from Balochistan
Pakistan

Govt reportedly offers six Senate seats to opposition from Balochistan

  • The development came hours after the Supreme Court of Pakistan opined that the Senate election is held "under the Constitution" and thus cannot be conducted through an open ballot, as per the government's demand.
  • The proposal was tabled by Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani to the opposition lawmaker Ghafoor Haideri.
Published 01 Mar, 2021 08:53pm
PM Imran Khan meets MNAs ahead of Senate election
Pakistan

PM Imran Khan meets MNAs ahead of Senate election

  • During the meeting the premier listened to grievances of the lawmakers and addressed their reservations.
  • The National Assembly is the electoral college for the Senate seat on which polling will be held on March 3.
Published 01 Mar, 2021 04:32pm
Supreme Court says Senate elections to be held through secret ballot
Pakistan

Supreme Court says Senate elections to be held through secret ballot

  • A five-member larger bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Gulzar Ahmed opined that Senate elections would be held under Article 226 of the Constitution through secret balloting.
  • The SC also said that the Election Commission of Pakistan should use the latest technology to ensure fair and transparent elections.
Updated 01 Mar, 2021 10:54am