Only one fourth of election petitions disposed of by October 31

ISLAMABAD, December 8, 2013: Fourteen election tribunals established across the country have decided only 95 out of 373 cases heard till October 31, 2013. At least 18 petitions have completed legally stipulated time of 120 days awaiting a decision, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN)

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Punjab Assembly: Minister Winds Up Debate on Law and Order

ISLAMABAD, December 6, 2013: Low attendance was observed in the 6th sitting of Punjab Assembly‚Äôs 5th session, as only 24 MPAs were present at the start, 56 at the end and a maximum of 65 at one point of the proceedings, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Quorum was found lacking…

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Senate Pays Tributes to Late Nelson Mandela

 

ISLAMABAD, December 6, 2013: The entire agenda of the fifth sitting of Senate’s 99th session was suspended to hold a debate to pay tributes to the South African revolutionary leader, Nelson Mandela, who passed away on Friday, says Free and Fair Election

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Punjab Assembly Continues Debate on Law and Order

ISLAMABAD, December 5, 2013: Starting an hour and 45 minutes behind schedule, fifth sitting of the 5th session of Punjab Assembly was marked by low attendance of MPAs, says Free and Fair Election Network in its daily Factsheet. A total of 44 Members (12%) among the House of 371 were present at the outset while…

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Senate Continues Debate on Price Hike

ISLAMABAD, December 5, 2013: Low attendance of Senators was observed, as the House continued its debate on the recent price-hike in petroleum products, gas and electricity charges and other essential items, says Free and Fair Elections Network in its daily factsheet.

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National Assembly: Cantonment Laws (Amendment) Bill Introduced

ISLAMABAD, December 5, 2013: The Cantonment Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2013 was laid in the National Assembly during the first sitting of the seventh session, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the Lower House on Thursday.

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PA: Low Attendance Sitting Debates Law and Order

ISLAMABAD, December 4, 2013: Starting 100 minutes late, the 4th sitting of the ongoing 5th Punjab Assembly session was marked by low attendance of MPAs as only 73 of them were present at the start of proceedings while 24 were there at the adjournment, says Free and Fair Election Network in its daily Factsheet. The…

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Senate Debates Motion on Price Hike

ISLAMABAD, December 4, 2013: The Senators spent two hours to discuss the recent hike in the prices of petroleum products, gas and electricity and other essential items during the third sitting of the 99th session on Wednesday, says the Daily Factsheet of Free and

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Sitting Marked by Low Attendance of Senators

 ISLAMABAD, December 3, 2013: Starting 32 minutes late, the second sitting of the ongoing 99th Senate session witnessed low attendance of Senators as 17 were present at the outset while 45 were there at the adjournment says Free and Fair Election Network.

The sitting lasted two hours and 35 minutes.

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