NA Takes Up Half of its Business

ISLAMABAD, January 12, 2016: The National Assembly took up half of its agenda amidst low attendance during eighth sitting of 28th session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). It was second private members’ day of ongoing session. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The…

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NA Takes Up its Agenda except a CAN

ISLAMABAD, January 11, 2016: The National Assembly took up its entire agenda except a Calling Attention Notice during seventh sitting of 28th session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for three hours and eight…

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Balochistan PA: Points of Order Consume 79% of Sitting Time

ISLAMABAD, January 11, 2016: The Balochistan Assembly did not observe question hour on Monday due to non-formulation of new cabinet and consumed 79% of its second sitting’s time on points of order, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The…

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Senate Adopts Five Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, January 11, 2015: The Senate adopted five resolutions amid low attendance of lawmakers here during the first sitting of its 123rd session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for three…

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Longest Session of KP Assembly Prorogued

ISLAMABAD, January 11, 2015: The longest ever session of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly that witnessed 80 sittings was prorogued sine die on Monday after addressing none of the agenda item on list of business, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings: Members’ Participation in House…

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Balochistan PA Takes Up its Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 08, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan took up all agenda items appearing on ‘Orders of the Day’ on Friday during the first sitting of its 25th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Balochistan Assembly met for 2…

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Low Attendance Persists in NA

ISLAMABAD, January 8, 2016: The trend of low attendance persisted in the National Assembly during sixth sitting of 28th session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for two hours and 31 minutes. The sitting…

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KP Assembly Meets for Seven Minutes

ISLAMABAD, January 8, 2015: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly witnessed short sitting on Friday when it met for seven minutes in the presence of sixteen lawmakers. The sitting started at 1438 hours against the scheduled time of 1400 hours. JUI-F lawmaker pointed out the quorum soon after recitation at 1442 hours following which the Chair…

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New Delimitations a Must before Next General Elections

ISLAMABAD, January 7, 2016: Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) has called for new delimitations of the electoral constituencies before the next general elections as an absolute prerequisite to ensure the right of people to equal representation as well as distribution of political power among various geographical regions in proportion to their population, says FAFEN statement on Thursday.

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NA Transacts its Entire Business amidst Protests

ISLAMABAD, January 7, 2016: The National Assembly transacted its entire business amidst protests and low attendance during fifth sitting of 28th session on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for two hours and 51 minutes.…

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