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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NA Leaves Two-Third Agenda Unaddressed

House unanimously adopts a resolution to condemn the murder of Maulana Sami-ul-Haq ISLAMABAD, November 6, 2018: The National Assembly left almost two-third agenda unaddressed on the Private Members’ Day and witnessed introduction of four private members’ bills that were referred to the relevant committees, which have not yet been constituted, observes Free and Fair Election…

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National Assembly Discusses Recent Violent Protests

ISLAMABAD, November 5, 2018: The National Assembly took up the issue of recent violent protests held across the country against the Apex Court’s decision of acquitting Aasia Bibi in a blasphemy case and the agreement reached between the protesting parties and the government, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet on…

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Balochistan PA Passes Resolution to Address Drought Conditions in the Province

ISLAMABAD, November 5, 2018: The Provincial Assembly (PA) of Balochistan on Monday unanimously passed a joint resolution urging the government to take counter measures against the drought conditions prevailing across the province, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during last sitting of the…

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Balochistan Assembly Reconsider Already Passed Bills

ISLAMABAD, November 3, 2018: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan passed two government bills on Saturday which the opposition claimed had already been approved during the ongoing session, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the third sitting of fourth session: Members’ Participation The…

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NA Adjourned without Addressing Scheduled Business

ISLAMABAD, November 2, 2018: The National Assembly’s sitting on Friday lasted for only 11 minutes and was adjourned without addressing its scheduled business amidst lack of quorum, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation…

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Balochistan PA Adopts Three Private Members’ Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, November 1, 2018: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan adopted three private members’ resolutions on Thursday, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the second sitting of fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for two hours and 30 minutes The sitting started…

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