Senate Condemns Human Rights Violation in Indian Occupied Kashmir

ISLAMABAD, October 27, 2017:  The Senate unanimously adopted a resolution on Friday to condemn the Indian atrocities in Occupied Kashmir, 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 269th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours and 51 minutes. The sitting…

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PM Briefs Senate about LNG Contract between Pakistan and Qatar

ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2017: The Prime Minister, on Thursday, briefed the Senate about LNG contract between Pakistan and Qatar, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the 269th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for an hour and 49 minutes. The sitting started at…

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Senate Briefed on US Delegation’s Visit to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, October 25, 2017: Minister for Foreign Affairs, on Wednesday, briefed the Senate about Pak-US relations and the issues discussed with the US Secretary of State during his recent visit to Pakistan, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 269th session:…

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Senate Briefed on US Delegation Visit to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, October 25, 2017: Minister for Foreign Affairs on Wednesday briefed the Senate about Pak-US relations and issues discussed with the US Secretary of State during his recent visit to Pakistan, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 269th session: Members’…

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Senate Passes One Bill, Refers Two Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, October 24, 2017: The Senate on Tuesday passed the Public Interest Disclosures Bill, 2017 and referred two other bills to the relevant committees, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 269th session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 20…

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Senate Passes Opposition’s Amendment to Election Act, 2017

ISLAMABAD, October 23, 2017: The Senate, on Monday, approved an opposition’s amendment to the Elections Act, 2017 seeking to refrain disqualified person from becoming an officer bearer of any political party, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 269th session:  Members’…

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Senate Resolves against Giving Party Office to Disqualified Member of Parliament

ISLAMABAD, October 11, 2017: The Senate, on Wednesday, adopted an opposition’s motion against holding a political party’s office by an erstwhile disqualified Member of Parliament, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Later, the session was prorogued after transacting the entire agenda. Following are key observations of the proceedings of second…

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Senate Passes Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2017

ISLAMABAD, October 10, 2017: The Senate passed the Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2017 on Tuesday and discussed the political as well as economic situation prevailing in the country, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 268th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met…

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Treasury Manages to Get Elections Bill Passed from Senate

Opposition fails to take advantage of its strength as House rejects crucial amendments in the Bill ISLAMABAD, September 26, 2017: The outgoing session of the Senate was concluded with a major breakthrough for the treasury members who succeeded in getting the Elections Bill, 2017 passed after rejecting crucial amendment of the opposition to put a…

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Senate Passes Elections Bill 2017 with Amendments

ISLAMABAD, September 22, 2017: The Senate on Friday passed the Elections Bill, 2017 with amendments and the session was prorogued after the House addressed the entire business of the day, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 10th and last sitting of the…

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