National Assembly

France holds parliamentary election in vital test for Macron 

More than 6,000 candidates, ranging in age from 18 to 92, are running for 577 seats in the National Assembly in the first round of the election.

published on : 12th June 2022

French nationals in Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Kerala cast votes for deputy representative  

An electorate of 4,463 French citizens in the two States and the UT were eligible to decide which two of the eight candidates contesting should take part in the second round.

published on : 6th June 2022

Pakistan's national assembly approves bill to bar overseas citizens' from voting, stop use of EVMs 

Thursday's bill sought to revive the Elections Act, 2017 in the shape prior to those amendments, ensuring free, fair, and transparent elections.

published on : 26th May 2022

'Imran Khan out to begin civil war', alleges Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif

Khan (69), the cricketer-turned politician, was removed from power through a no-confidence vote in parliament by the Opposition parties last month.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Jammu & Kashmir delimitation exercise: India rejects Pakistan Assembly's 'farcical resolution'

External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Arindam Bagchi categorically rejected the resolution and asked Islamabad to stop cross-border terrorism and shut down its 'infrastructure of terrorism'.

published on : 17th May 2022

Pakistan National Assembly Deputy Speaker resigns before no-trust motion against him

Sharing a copy of his resignation on Twitter, Suri said his move signified his association with the vision of his party, the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), and democracy.

published on : 16th April 2022

In Parliament, Shah Mahmood Qureshi announces boycott of voting to elect new Pakistan premier 

Taking the floor, former foreign minister Qureshi said that the nation has two paths - one path is of self-respect while the other one is of slavery.

published on : 11th April 2022

Imran Khan's PTI decides to resign from National Assembly

This development comes after Imran Khan said that he will not sit in the assemblies with 'thieves', reported ARY News.

published on : 11th April 2022

National Assembly session for election of new Pakistan PM begins

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Shah Mahmood Qureshi was also in the fray for the prime ministerial post with his nomination papers approved on Sunday.

published on : 11th April 2022

PTI lawmakers to resign from National Assembly, fight for freedom, says Imran's aide

Chaudhry, the former information minister, also said that the PTI has refused to be a part of the so-called election for which the party has nominated ex-foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi.

published on : 11th April 2022

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's parliamentary party meeting chaired by Imran Khan underway

Meanwhile, the Pakistani Parliament is also going to elect the country's new Prime Minister today at 2.00 pm after Imran Khan was ousted in a no-confidence vote in the National Assembly.

published on : 11th April 2022

Names of six Imran Khan aides added to stop list

The FIA introduced a system of 'stop list' in 2003 to stop unwanted people from trying to leave the country in the shortest possible time.

published on : 11th April 2022

Bowled out: Pakistan's cricketer-turned-PM Imran Khan loses office

The 69-year-old prime minister was dismissed on Sunday following a no-confidence motion in the national assembly.

published on : 10th April 2022

'We will not take revenge, won't do injustice to anybody', says Shehbaz Sharif as he is all set to become next Pakistan PM

Imran Khan lost the trust vote in the National Assembly in a late-night vote after high political drama that saw Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly resigning from their posts.

published on : 10th April 2022

Pakistan Parliament's crucial session to decide PM Imran's fate resumes after long adjournment

Leader of the Opposition Shehbaz Sharif told the Speaker to let bygones be bygones and to stand for the law and the Constitution, urging him to play his role.

published on : 9th April 2022
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