Senate Refers 13 Private Members’ Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, November 12, 2018: The Senate witnessed presentation of 13 private members’ bill on Monday and all of them were referred to the relevant Standing Committees, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of the second sitting of 284th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met…

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Sindh Assembly Adopts Resolution to Pay Tribute to ‘Poet of the East’

ISLAMABAD, November 09, 2018: The Sindh Assembly on Friday unanimously adopted two resolutions to eulogize the services of Poet of the East Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of third session of the Sindh Assembly: Members’ Participation…

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National Assembly: Ministerial Absence Leads to Suspension of Proceedings

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, November 9, 2018: The absence of the federal ministers during Question Hour on Friday led to the suspension of the House proceedings for half an hour, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 10th and last sitting of the fourth National Assembly session:…

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Senate Pays Tribute to Dr. Allama M. Iqbal; Takes up Most of its Agenda

ISLAMABAD, November 9, 2018: The Senate took up most of its agenda on Friday and paid tribute to the national poet and philosopher, Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal, on his 141st birth anniversary, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of the first sitting of…

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More than Half of NA Sitting Time Consumed in Debate on Economic Situation

ISLAMABAD, November 8, 2018: The National Assembly continued the debate on country’s economic situation on Thursday and consumed major part of the proceedings on it, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of fourth session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Condemns Assassination of Maulana Sami-ul-Haq

Requisitioned Session Prorogued Sine Die ISLAMABAD, November 08, 2018: The Punjab Assembly on Thursday adopted a supplementary resolution to condemn the assassination of JUI-S chief Maulana Sami-ul-Haq, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first (only) sitting of the fourth (requisitioned) session: Members’ Participation The Punjab…

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Requisitioned Senate Session Prorogued without Completing Debate on Agenda

ISLAMABAD, November 8, 2018: The requisitioned session of the Senate was prorogued sine die on Thursday without completing the debate on the agenda due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of third and last sitting of 283rd session: Members’…

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Minister Gives Policy Statement on Foreign Affairs Issues in Senate

ISLAMABAD, November 7, 2018: The House of Federation on Wednesday discussed the foreign and economic policies of the government through motions under Rule 218, while the Foreign Minister gave Policy Statement on the issue, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of second sitting of…

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Lawmakers Discuss Political Issues on Points of Order

ISLAMABAD, November 7, 2018: The National Assembly on Wednesday witnessed extravagant use of Points of Order by lawmakers in discussing the political issues, consuming 44 percent of the House proceedings, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of fourth session: Members’ Participation…

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Senate Discusses Situation Arising Out of Recent Violent Protests

ISLAMABAD, November 6, 2018: The requisitioned session of the Senate on Tuesday discussed the recent violent protests held across the country in the wake of Supreme Court’s verdict in favour of a Christian lady who was serving the death sentence in a blasphemy case, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following…

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