Sindh Assembly Meets for 10 Minutes Before Being Adjourned

ISLAMABAD, April 18, 2014: The Sindh Assembly experienced one of its worst days on Friday when it met for just 10 minutes and had to be adjourned for lack of quorum, during 11th sitting of 12th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started at 1010 hrs against…

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KP Assembly: Bill Introduced to Regularize Ad hoc Lecturers

ISLAMABAD, April 17, 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly witnessed introduction of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Regularization of Services of Ad hoc Lecturers Bill, 2014 during second sitting of the 12th session on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Introduced by a legislator of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), the bill seeks regularization of the…

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PPPP Senator Resigns; Senate Completes Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, April 17, 2014: The Senate witnessed completion of entire agenda on Orders of the Day and the resignation of a Senator during the fourth sitting of 103rd session on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. State Minister for Parliamentary Affairs laid first and second quarterly reports for the…

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Senate: Govt Introduces Bill, Opposition Stages Walkout

ISLAMABAD, April 16, 2014: The Senate witnessed introduction of the Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan (Amendment) Bill, 2014 during the third sitting of 103rd session on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.

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Sindh PA Adjourned Amid Protest

ISLAMABAD, April 15, 2014: The Sindh Assembly witnessed uproar on Tuesday when the Chair refused to admit an adjournment motion sponsored by four MQM lawmakers during the 10th sitting of 12th session, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN).

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Sindh Assembly Proceedings Marred by Protest

ISLAMABAD, April 11, 2014: Starting an hour behind schedule, the Sindh Assembly proceedings were disrupted by a protest on Friday that led to the adjournment of the sitting during the 8th sitting of 12th session, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN).

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FAFEN urges parliamentary oversight of executive, greater transparency & accessibility

ISLAMABAD, April 11, 2014: The Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) called for re-definition of the powers of the Senate and its Standing Committees in order to enhance the Senate’s oversight of the Executive branch of government and to help ensure that the Treasury is delivering on official commitments made to the Senate, according to a press release issued on Friday.

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