Gender News


NA-250 Alert – Army finally arrives 20 minutes before closing time – but still no R.O.

Finally the army has arrived at defense model school phase 4, now we need the staff to start the polling, we’ll need to constantly work 9 hours after the polling starts, then compilation of results, movement of ballot papers to ... Read More »

An unknown person fled away with the ballot box.

NA-253: In a polling station an unknown person fled away with the ballot box. A broken sealed was found by WMC’s election monitoring team on spot. First vote was cast at 11:25. The polling staff arrived at 11 am. 100 ... Read More »

Journalists deprived of voting rights

Over 2,000 journalists working in Islamabad and Rawalpindi will not be able to vote because of duties on May 11. The journalists have demanded that the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) devise a swift strategy to facilitate them to vote ... Read More »

National Conference- Democracy, Media and Elections 2013

One-Day National Conference on ‘Democracy, Media and Elections 2013’ was successfully organised by the Women Media Centre (WMC) in collaboration with CJA (Pakistan Chapter) and supported by National Endowment for Democracy (NED) in Karachi on 18th April 2013. Fauzia Shaheen, ... Read More »

حلقوں کی نئی حدبندیاں آخر کرچی میں ہی اس کا الحاق کیوں؟

سپریم کورٹ نے کراچی کی مخصوص صورتحال کا حوالہ دیتے ہو ئے نسلی جھگڑوں اور زمین کے تنازعات کے سلسلے کو ختم کرنے کے لیے انتظامی یونٹ کی حدود اور دوسری کمیونٹیز کی نئی حد بندیاں کرنے کا حکم دیا ... Read More »