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Farooq Sattar submits nomination papers for three constituencies

Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (PIB) leader Dr Farooq Sattar submitted on Saturday nomination papers to contest the elections from three National Assembly constituencies in Karachi — NA-241, NA-245 and NA-247 — while MQM leader Ali Raza Abidi is likely to contest the polls from NA-243 It will be decided later whether I ...

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Musharraf gets nomination papers for Karachi’s NA-247

Former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf has acquired nomination papers to contest the elections from National Assembly seat NA-247 in Karachi, SAMAA TV reported Saturday. The former military ruler, who has been living in London for the last two years, acquired the documents from the Election Commission of Pakistan office ...

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Shehbaz wants Nisar to contest election from NA-59

File Photo PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif has given the green signal to allot election ticket to disgruntled party leader Chaudhry Nisar. Nisar is likely to contest election from his home constituency, NA-59. The sources said the PML-N has shortlisted its candidates. However, the final decision will be taken by Nawaz ...

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Could banning plastic save our oceans?

Plastic pollution is a serious problem for the ocean, especially for the creatures that call it home. Reports say nearly 20 metric tons of trash is dumped in the sea every day. Nearly 60% of that trash is comprised of plastic. World Oceans Day is observed on June 8 every ...

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