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Karachi Elections 2013: Rigging, Harassment, and Criminal Negligence by ECP

The elections in Karachi were full of blatant rigging, cheating and harassment by MQM. ECP showed its criminal negligence while the LEAs have mostly stood aside, arguing that they have not received the orders to interfere. Zainab Imam sums up the rigging at NA-250, and why MQM is afraid of PTI, at her blog: MQM’s […]

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Pakistan Elections 2013 – Social Media Coverage

[View the story “Pakistan Elections 2013” on Storify] Pakistan Elections 2013 Social media updates on Pakistan Elections 2013 Storified by Chowrangi· Sat, May 11 2013 13:27:23 How to find your Polling Station. Send a your NIC number without dash symbol to 8300. You will get a reply with your serial number, block code and polling […]

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Over 750,000 UNDP trained government staff joined election duties

More than 750,000 government employees trained by the UNDP have joined election duties at the 69,876 polling stations across Pakistan. Following the ECP’s announcement on appointing the electoral staff at the polling stations, over 7000,000 employees of the Federal and Provincial Governments comprising the ECP staff members and school teachers would be reporting to the […]

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Fall of Imran Khan is rise of PTI?

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan fall from a forklift while being elevated to a stage at a rally in Lahore. After the fall there were scene of chaos. Apparently the PTI organizers had no ambulances at reserve, nor there were any first aid kits or paramedical support available. Imran Khan was lifted like danda […]

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Jamaat-e-Islami using Google Ads to campaign for Elections 2013

Earlier, it was reported that PTI is using Google Ads to campaign for Elections 2013. Now, Jamaat-e-Islami is also following the same path. This ad has been noticed at Pakistani websites lobbying visitors to vote for Jamaat and directing them to JI website, when clicked.

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Find Polling Station by SMS

Find your Polling Station through SMS – innovative service by Election Commission of Pakistan

Election Commission of Pakistan has launched a system today through which voters can conveniently find their polling stations across Pakistan. You just have to send a SMS to 8300 containing your NIC number without any dashes. You will receive a reply back with following details: – Block Code – Series Number – Polling Station Address […]

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How to find your polling station across Pakistan on Election Day

Here is how to find your polling station across Pakistan. Steps shared by Norbalm at his website: Step by Step process to finding your polling stations across Pakistan. (Sourced from the web) 1) Send your CNIC number (no dashes, no spaces) via SMS to 8300 and wait for a message from ECP 2) Note down […]

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Looking for a change in Pakistan Elections? Vote for the Transgenders

The transgenders (Hijra or Khawaja Sira) of Pakitan are very exicted as election day in Pakistan is approaching. This is because of their newly awarded status of third gender (theesri jins) by the courts of Pakistan. The transgenders, previously dejected due to confusion over determination of their sexes, can now declare themselves as belonging to […]

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Shahid Nazir the One Pound Fish Man to sing for PML-N Election Campaign

From selling fish for One Pound to becoming a mini celebrity singer, Shahid Nazir – the One Pound Fish Man has performed another somersault, political in nature this time. Apparently, Shahid Nazir is planning to sing for PML-N election campaign. Shahid Nazir said his family had a long association with the Pakistan Muslim League-N (PMLN) […]

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Pervez Musharraf banned from contesting Elections in Pakistan

The former SSG Commando, ex-Army Chief and Dictator General (retd) Pervez Musharraf has been banned from contesting elections in Pakistan. The 69-year-old applied to run for parliament in four seats but was rejected immediately from all but the northern district of Chitral, on the Afghan border. A three-judge panel in Peshawar disqualified Musharraf from running […]

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