Senate Debates Increase in Petroleum Prices

ISLAMABAD, May 10, 2019: The Senate held discussion on an Adjournment Motion regarding recent increase in the prices of the petroleum products, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 11th sitting of 288th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Senate Discusses Annual Report on Human Rights

ISLAMABAD, May 9, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda on Thursday and discussed Annual Report of the National Commission for Human Rights for the year 2017, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during tenth sitting of 288th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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Senate Passes the Elections (Second Amendment) Bill

ISLAMABAD, May 8, 2019: The Senate passed the Elections (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Wednesday amidst the lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of 288th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and 54…

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Senate Discusses Delay in New NFC Award

ISLAMABAD, May 7, 2019: The Senate addressed its entire agenda on Tuesday including a debate on an Adjournment Motion regarding delay in the announcement of new National Finance Commission (NFC) Award, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of 288th session: Members’ Participation…

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Senate Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, May 6, 2019: The Senate partially addressed the private members’ business on Monday amid a lack of quorum and the opposition’s walkout from the proceedings, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of 288th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and…

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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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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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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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Senate Passes Four Private Members’ Bills

ISLAMABAD, April 29, 2019: The Senate passed four private members’ bills and adopted as many resolutions on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 288th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and 58 minutes. The sitting started…

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Senate Passes Four Private Members’ Bills

ISLAMABAD, April 29, 2019: The Senate passed four private members’ bills and adopted as many resolutions on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 288th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and 58 minutes. The sitting started at…

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