Sunni hardliner declared winner in Pakistan election dispute

The head of a group banned by the Pakistani government as a terrorist organisation has won a seat in parliament following an election tribunal`s decision, officials said Thursday.

Dark public mood in Pakistan on election eve, US poll shows

On the eve of historic elections in Pakistan, a dismal public mood prevails in the country with majority of the people for the first time considering the threat from the Taliban on par with that from India, a poll showed.

Imran Khan appeals to people to vote for his party

Imran Khan, who was injured in a fall at an election meeting, has made a dramatic appeal to the people from his hospital bed to vote for his party in the May 11 polls and help build a "new Pakistan".

`Grim public mood in Pakistan ahead of election`

Pakistan goes to polls on May 11 in what will be the first democratic transition of power in its history.

Pak election candidate escapes bid on life

The attacker targeted National People`s Party leader Ibrahim Jatoi`s convoy at a toll plaza in Shikarpur area this morning.

Ahmadis to boycott Pakistan election: Spokesman

Some 200,000 members of Pakistan`s minority Ahmadi community will boycott next month`s election in protest at their treatment by the authorities, a spokesman said Monday.

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.

Musharraf files appeal against rejection of his nomination

Musharraf has filed an appeal against the rejection of his nomination papers for a parliamentary constituency in Pakistan`s Punjab province.

EC to decide on Pakistan Peoples Party`s election symbol

The ECP would take decision about allotment of "arrow" as election symbol and ownership of the Pakistan People Party Monday, Geo News reported Monday.