184 election disputes pending despite passage of deadline

ISLAMABAD, March 31, 2014: The election tribunals established by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to redress post-election disputes have fallen behind the legally-stipulated deadline to dispose of petitions in 184 out of the 190 pending cases, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in a press release issued on Monday.

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Four Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, March 29, 2014: The Balochistan Assembly adopted four resolutions during the sixth sitting of its 8th session on Saturday, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings.

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National Assembly Takes Up Two CANs Amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, March 28, 2014: With the presence of 64 lawmakers at the outset and 68 at the adjournment, the National Assembly took up two calling attention notices (CANs) during 5th sitting of the 10th session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings.

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Sindh Assembly Adopts 4 Resolutions, Takes Up 5 CANs

ISLAMABAD, March 28, 2014: The Sindh Assembly adopted four out-of-turn resolutions and took up five calling attention notices on Friday during fourth sitting of 12th session, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.

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National Assembly: Opposition Stages Walkout Over Foreign Aid Reply

ISLAMABAD, March 27, 2014: The opposition members in the National Assembly staged a token walkout, on Thursday, over unsatisfactory reply of the government regarding the foreign aid of Rs 1.5 billion, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings.

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, March 27, 2014: The Balochistan Assembly adopted two resolutions during the 5th sitting of its 8th session on Thursday, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings.

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Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, March 26, 2014: The 3rd sitting of the 10th session of National Assembly was adjourned on Wednesday due to lack of quorum, after consuming 59 per cent of the total proceedings time over debate on matters under Rule 18, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet.

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KP Assembly passes fifteen bills, three resolutions amid low attendance in the 11th session of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly

ISLAMABAD, March 26th, 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly witnessed a productive session by passing fifteen bills. One ordinance was laid in the House but not yet passed as a bill. The House also unanimously adopted three resolutions and took up seven calling attention notices amid low attendance of the lawmakers, says Free and Fair Election Network in its preliminary report.

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Punjab Assembly Session: Five Bills passed and 12 Resolutions Adopted

ISLAMABAD, March 25, 2014: The Punjab Assembly passed five bills including the Punjab Fair Representation of Women Bill 2014 in the seventh session amid the introduction of seven other bills and budget debate, says Free and Fair Election Network in its preliminary report based on direct observation of Punjab Assembly’s proceedings.

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