Cannot provide EVMs for LG elections in Islamabad, excuses govt

ISLAMABAD: The federal government Thursday has excused from providing Electronic Voting Machine (EVMs) to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) for the local body elections in Islamabad. It may be recalled that the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) had requested

Electoral reforms bill

The government has finally managed to pass the bill on electoral reforms allowing the use of electronic voting machines in elections and granting voting rights to overseas Pakistanis. Immediately after the bill sailed in a joint session of parliament, the

Objection to EVMs

A controversy has erupted between the government and the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) over the use of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs). The technology has been heralded by the prime minister as the only solution to end rigging and other