Senate Pays Tribute to Journalists on World Press Freedom Day

ISLAMABAD, May 3, 2019: The Senate adopted a resolution on Friday reaffirming its commitment to the freedom of press and paying tribute to journalists risking their lives in defense of public’s right to know, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth…

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National Assembly Skips Discussion on Energy Situation

 ISLAMABAD, May 3, 2019: The National Assembly took up only half of its scheduled business on Friday leaving a discussion on the energy situation unaddressed for seventh time during the session, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during ninth sitting of the ongoing (ninth)…

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Punjab PA Prorogued Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, May 3, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab was prorogued sine die on Friday amidst a lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth and last sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and six minutes. The sitting…

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Punjab PA Refers Five Project Audit Reports to PAC

ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab referred five audit reports on previous government’s development projects to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and…

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Senate Transacts Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2019: The House of Federation transacted its entire business appeared on the Orders of the Day on Thursday including debate on functioning of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of 288th session:   Members’…

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KP Assembly Session Prorogued Sine Die

ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s (PAKP) sixth session was prorogued on Thursday after passing a government bill and two private member’s resolutions, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 20th sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for two hours…

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Govt Introduces Bills on Education, Public Finance in Sindh Assembly

ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2019: The government introduced three legislative proposals in the Provincial Assembly of Sindh on Thursday including two bills for establishing higher education institutions and a bill for managing public finance, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daly Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 46th sitting of the fourth session:…

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Govt Introduces Seven Bills in National Assembly

 ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2019: The government introduced seven legislative proposals in the National Assembly on Thursday while the House proceedings remained suspended for 28 minutes due to ministerial absence, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of the ninth session: Members’…

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Balochistan PA: Points of Order Consume 53% of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, April 30, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan did not take up any of the regular agenda except question hour on Tuesday and consumed 53 percent of the proceedings on Points of Order, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 12th session:…

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Senate Discusses Increase in Current Account Deficit  

ISLAMABAD, April 30, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda on Tuesday including debate on an adjournment motion regarding increase in current account deficit of the country, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of 288th session:  Members’ Participation The House…

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