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Over 30 dead as Pakistan braves Taliban to voteOver 30 dead as Pakistan braves Taliban to vote  
Bombings and street clashes left at least 32 people dead and over 200 others injured on Saturday as millions of Pakistanis defied Taliban threats and voted to elect a new parliament and four provincial assemblies.
Targeting parties like ANP for secular views: TalibanTargeting parties like ANP for secular views: Taliban  
The Taliban are selectively targeting political parties like the ANP and Muttahida Qaumi Movement ahead of Pakistan`s general election because of their secular views, a spokesman for the banned militant group said.
Taliban, taboos bar millions of women from Pakistan voteTaliban, taboos bar millions of women from Pakistan vote  
Next month`s elections should mark the first democratic transition of power in Pakistan.
`Blasts adding to doubts over Pakistan polls``Blasts adding to doubts over Pakistan polls`  
Security should have ranked higher in the government`s priority list, a Pakistani daily said as the country witnessed a string of bombings.
Pakistan court provisionally allows Ashraf to contest pollsPakistan court provisionally allows Ashraf to contest polls  
A Pakistani court provisionally allowed former premier Raja Pervez Ashraf to contest the upcoming General Election.
Pakistan election tribunal rejects Musharraf`s appealPakistan election tribunal rejects Musharraf`s appeal  
The tribunal comprising High Court judges today rejected Musharraf’s appeal.
Pakistan political parties warned against using religion for votesPakistan political parties warned against using religion for votes  
The Election Commission of Pakistan has warned candidates against seeking votes in the name of religion or sect.
Pak Army to supervise printing of ballot papers for electionsPak Army to supervise printing of ballot papers for elections  
Pakistan`s army will supervise the printing of ballot papers which will have 11 security features to prevent fraud during the voting on May 11.
Pak police files case against 4 papers under anti-Pak police files case against 4 papers under anti-  
Pakistani police have registered a case under an anti-terrorism law against four newspapers, including the mass circulation Urdu daily Jang, for publishing press releases and statements of banned militant groups.
Pak`s EC issues guidelines for pollsPak`s EC issues guidelines for polls  
Pakistan`s Election Commission on Sunday barred candidates from seeking votes in the name of religion or sect under new guidelines issued for the country`s landmark May 11 general election.
Pak polls ballot papers to be printed under army supervisionPak polls ballot papers to be printed under army supervision  
Ballot papers for Pakistan`s upcoming general election will be printed in three cities under the supervision of the army, the military`s media arm said on Saturday.
Gilani’s brother, two sons get Pakistan People`s PartyGilani’s brother, two sons get Pakistan People`s Party  
Two sons and a brother of former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani have got tickets for Pakistan People`s Party (PPP).
Militants blow up election office in Pakistan: OfficialMilitants blow up election office in Pakistan: Official  
Militants blew up the election office of an independent candidate in northwest Pakistan on Saturday, adding to security fears ahead of historic national polls next month.
‘Remove extra security provided to Sharifs’   	 ‘Remove extra security provided to Sharifs’  
The Election Commission of Pakistan has ordered the Punjab government to withdraw extraordinary official security provided to Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif.

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