National Assembly Leaves Entire Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, August 5, 2019: The National Assembly did not address its agenda on Monday and was adjourned after summoning of joint session of Parliament by the President to review the tense situation in Indian-occupied Kashmir and along the Line of Control, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations…

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Balochistan Assembly Transacts Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, August 3, 2019 The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan took up entire agenda on Saturday including introduction of three government bills, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 15th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and…

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Lack of Quorum Mars NA Proceedings

ISLAMABAD, August 2, 2019: The National Assembly was adjourned without addressing the regular business due to lack of quorum on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 13th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for 40 minutes.…

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National Assembly Leaves 90 Percent Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, August 1, 2019: The National Assembly left 90 percent of its agenda unaddressed on Thursday and referred seven private members’ bills to the relevant standing committees after their introduction, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 13th session:  Members’…

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Resolutions to remove Senate Chairman, Deputy Chairman Rejected

ISLAMABAD, August 1, 2019: The resolutions to remove Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Senate were rejected on Thursday, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of the only sitting of 292nd session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and six…

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Treasury-Opposition Confrontation Leads to Adjournment of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, July 29, 2019: The National Assembly did not take up its 87 percent agenda amid verbal clashes between treasury and opposition lawmakers in the House on Monday, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 13th session:  Members’ Participation…

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Punjab Assembly: Govt. Lays Three Ordinances, Requisitioned Session Prorogued

ISLAMABAD, July 29, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab’s 12th session, requisitioned by the opposition, was prorogued sine die on Monday amid lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the single-sitting 12th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Ghotki-II By-Election Witnesses Slight Decline in Turnout Since GE-2018, Low Incidence of Electoral Irregularities Observed

ISLAMABAD, July 24, 2019:  NA-205 Ghotki-II by-election held on July 23, 2019 witnessed a slight decline in voter turnout since 2018 General Elections (GE), and low incidence of electoral violations says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its report on Wednesday. FAFEN deployed 74 (64 men and 10 women) trained, non-partisan and duly accredited observers for the…

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Senate Prorogued without Taking up Motion for Discussion on Removal of Chairman

ISLAMABAD, July 23, 2019: The Senate’s 291st session was prorogued on Tuesday without taking up the motion for discussion on the resolution regarding removal of the Chairman, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of the only sitting of 291st session: Members’ Participation The…

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