Tag Archives: Voters

Voters’ registration ‘conspiracy’

The officials of National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) and Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) would next week clear their positions before the Sindh Assembly, where lawmakers will try to “uncover the conspiracy”

New voters’ lists for 10 constituencies prepared

The Elections Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) have prepared new electoral rolls to hold bye-elections in 10 constituencies. The bye-elections in 10 constituencies were scheduled to be

SC disposes of bogus voters’ case

ISLAMABAD – The Supreme Court on Thursday disposed of a petition regarding deletion of 37.8 million bogus votes in the electoral rolls.
A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry and consisting of Justice Mohammad Sair Ali and Justice Ghulam Rabbani heard the case of 37.8 million bogus names included in the electoral rolls of various constituencies. During the hearing, Election Commission of Pakistan Secretary Ishtiak Ahmed Khan informed the court

US voters credit Obama for economy upswing

WASHINGTON – US voters are seeing signs of a brighter economy and are crediting President Barack Obama for the upturn, but by a narrow margin want Congress to repeal his health care overhaul, a poll showed on Tuesday.
The Quinnipiac University poll showed that 54 percent of respondents said they believed the US economy is beginning to recover, with 43 percent disagreeing. Nonetheless, the survey showed a 53 to 40 percent majority disapproved of Obama’s economic management.

Grim mood for divided American voters

NEW YORK: Crisp, sunny skies greeted US voters on Tuesday but the mood at polling stations was dark as Democrats desperately defended President Barack Obama and angry Republicans aimed for a crippling blow.
In Harlem, a historically African-American, pro-Democratic neighborhood of New York, a sense of urgency reigned as voters streamed to polling stations before heading to work. “The reason I got up early to come here today is a lot of people figure a Republican win is a done