Voter fraud reveals shocking results: Less than 50% votes genuine

Balochistan had the highest rate of fake voters during the 2008 general election, according to findings from the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA).

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Google’s technology can be used to check cross-border movement: PM Gilani

While relations with the US remain on a sour note, with Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar declaring in Kabul earlier that both Pakistan and US governments had done a ‘terrible job’ at working together, Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani sought to address the key issue of cross-border movement across the Durand line by reaching out . . . → Read More: Google’s technology can be used to check cross-border movement: PM Gilani

35000 graduates from Baluchistan to be inducted in government departments

Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani on Sunday said he had given directions to the Balochistan chief secretary to identify 35,000 graduates of the province for providing them jobs in government departments.

Talking to a delegation of PPP Balochistan led by provincial President Mir Sadiq Umrani at the Governor’s House, Gilani said 1,500 jobs had already . . . → Read More: 35000 graduates from Baluchistan to be inducted in government departments

No more neglecting education

By Gulfam Mustafa

Recently, Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani announced the government’s top priorities for the next budget. Electricity and employment top the list. Although this is all good news, I would like to ask our premier, what about education?

Without a doubt, the electricity crisis is the most important issue Pakistan is facing right now. The country is . . . → Read More: No more neglecting education

Govt to take a stand against misuse of vehicles by bureaucrats

The federal government has decided to initiate disciplinary proceedings against bureaucrats who are misusing official cars despite availing the compulsory monetisation policy – which entitles them to a handsome monthly car allowance – and purchasing official cars at throwaway prices.

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Dr. Afridi can choose to appeal in higher courts: PM

Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani on Sunday fended off criticism over the conviction of a physician who helped the CIA smoke out Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad last year, saying he could defend himself in the higher courts under the country’s existing laws.

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Legalizing the illegal: Bulletproof vehicles for politicians

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani on Monday amended the staff car rules to legalise the illegal use of bulletproof vehicles by top politicians, services chiefs and federal ministers.

The premier amended the Staff Car Rules, 1980 after the Public Accounts Committee gave a month’s deadline to the government to either amend the rules to provide . . . → Read More: Legalizing the illegal: Bulletproof vehicles for politicians

Dear U.S, this Government is our Problem. Not yours

Gilani must have resigned on moral grounds, true.

But why should an American journalist make him ‘look her in the eye’ and state there is ‘enough’ evidence to suggest that the al-Qaeda leader is in Pakistan?

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Politicians Assets net worth rocketed sky high according to ECP report

By Irfan Ghauri

The annual declaration of assets and liabilities to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) shows that the net worth of assets belonging to both Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani have increased.

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PML-N Workers Protest: Go Gillani Go

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz  (PML-N) kept the tempo of its anti-govt tirade through public rallies in three major cities on Sunday, reiterating its demand that Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani step down after his court conviction.

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