Two Ordinances laid in KP Assembly

ISLAMABAD, January 17, 2014: :Two Ordinances, including KP Widow and Special Persons Welfare Foundation Ordinance, 2013 and KP Higher Education Scholarship Endowment Fund Ordinance, 2013, were laid in the 7th sitting of the ongoing session of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily

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Senate: Low attendance persists

ISLAMABAD, January 17, 2014: Starting 37 minutes behind schedule, the 7th sitting of the ongoing Senate session was marked by low attendance of legislators. Only 12 senators were present at the outset while 28 were there at the adjournment. The quorum was visibly lacking

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KP Assembly passes Right to Public Service Ordinance, 2014

ISLAMABAD, January 15, 2014: A thinly attended sitting of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly passed the KP Right to Public Services Ordinance, 2014 on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings. The House also took up two calling attention notices regarding relief efforts in flood-hit…

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Balochistan Local Government (Amendment) Bill Introduced

ISLAMABAD, January 15, 2014: Balochistan Local Government (Amendment) Bill 2014 was introduced during the 2nd sitting of 7th session of Balochistan Assembly on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings.

Additionally, the House adopted two similar resolutions regarding increasing

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KP Assembly: Sitting Marked by Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, January 13th, 2014: Starting 75 minutes late, the fifth sitting of the ongoing 9th Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was marked by low attendance as 38 MPAs were present at the outset while 40 were there at the adjournment, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. The House passed the KP Ministers Salaries…

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KP Assembly for dialogue with Saudi Arabia on issues of Pakistani expats

 ISLAMABAD, January 10, 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution during fourth sitting of its 9th session, urging the federal government to take along its MPs and initiate dialogue with Saudi government regarding the status of Pakistani expatriates and the problems being faced by them.  Tabled by JI legislator, the House unanimously…

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Senate Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Karachi, Hangu

ISLAMABAD, January 10, 2014: The Upper House of Parliament unanimously adopted a resolution to condemn the recent terrorist attacks while witnessing the introduction of an ordinance in the absence of parliamentary leaders and ministers during the 4th sitting of 100th session of the Senate

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