20% Women MPs Responsible for 44% Parliamentary Business

ISLAMABAD, March 14, 2016: Eighty-nine women Parliamentarians contributed nearly half of the agenda taken up by the Upper and Lower Houses of the Parliament during the past one year, said a Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) report released here at a ceremony on Monday.

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NA Passes Two Govt Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 26, 2016: The National Assembly passed two government bills on Friday during 11th sitting of 29th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The House was prorogued following the conclusion of its business. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for…

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NA Passes a Govt Bill

ISLAMABAD, February 25, 2016: The National Assembly passed a government bill on Thursday during 10th sitting of 29th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for three hours and 13 minutes. The sitting started at 1034…

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NA Takes Up Entire Agenda except a Bill

ISLAMABAD, February 24, 2016: The National Assembly addressed most of agenda except a government bill on Wednesday during ninth sitting of 29th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for three hours and 40 minutes. The…

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NA Leaves Half of Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, February 23, 2016: The National Assembly could not take up almost half of private members’ agenda due to Opposition’s boycott of the proceeding on Tuesday during eighth sitting of 29th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National…

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NA Thanks President for His Address to Parliament in 2015

ISLAMABAD, February 22, 2016: The National Assembly adopted a motion of thanks to the President on Monday during seventh sitting of 29th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The motion was pending on the agenda for last seven months. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The…

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NA Takes Up its Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, February 19, 2016: The National Assembly transacted its entire business appearing on Orders of the Day on Friday during sixth sitting of 29th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for two hours 20 minutes.…

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NA Defers Passage of a Bill

ISLAMABAD, February 18, 2016: The National Assembly deferred the passage of a government bill amidst objections by Opposition lawmakers on Thursday during fifth sitting of 29th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for three hours.…

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NA Skips Legislative Business

ISLAMABAD, February 17, 2016: The National Assembly concluded the discussion on the motion under rule 259 regarding petroleum prices and PIA issues while skipping the legislative business on Wednesday during fourth sitting of 29th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings…

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NA Discusses Petroleum Prices and PIA issues

ISLAMABAD, February 16, 2016: The National Assembly discussed the motion under rule 259 regarding petroleum prices and PIA issues on Tuesday during third sitting of 29th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for four hours…

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