KABUL (Pajhwok): With presidential candidates and their supporters waiting impatiently, the release of partial results from last weekend’s presidential elections has been delayed by a day, an official said on Saturday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): Amid speculation none of the eight presidential runners will be able to obtain the magic 50+1 percent of ballots, political experts say that the new law makes it compulsory for the two highest vote-grabbers to go to a second round.
KABUL (Pajhwok): An independent electoral watchdog on Wednesday said international poll observers had a crucial role to play in holding transparent elections, saying the pullout of staff by two foreign observation missions would not have any negative effect on the observation process.
KABUL (Pajhwok): A provincial council candidate who died a day earlier along with nine others in a brazen Taliban attack on the Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional office in Kabul has been identified as Zamarai Mohammadi.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Tuesday urged President Hamid Karzai to initiate action against government officials interfering in electoral affairs and warned to expose such individuals.