Senate Observes International Democracy Day

ISLAMABAD, September 29, 2016: The Senate held discussion on the International Democracy Day and approved a motion expressing gratitude to the President for addressing Parliament, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of 253rd session:  Members’ Participation…

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Opposition’s Boycott Leads to Early Adjournment of Senate

ISLAMABAD, September 28, 2016: The Senate adjourned prematurely without taking its business due to opposition parties’ boycott of the proceedings on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 253rd session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for an…

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Senate Censures Indian Threat to Suspend Indus Water Treaty

ISLAMABAD, September 27, 2016: The lawmakers in the Senate expressed strong reaction over Indian threats to suspend Indus Water Treaty, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of 253rd session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for three…

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Senate Condemns Indian atrocities in Occupied Kashmir

Opposition’s bill on Panama Leaks Inquiry introduced ISLAMABAD, September 26, 2016: The Senate witnessed introduction of 11 Private Members’ bills, including opposition’s bill on Panama Leaks Inquiry on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of 253rd session:  Members’ Participation The Senate…

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Senate Takes up Two Third Agenda

ISLAMABAD, September 9, 2016: The Senate took up two third of the agenda before being prorogued sine die on Friday during the last sitting of its 252nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House business in 5th sitting: Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours…

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Senate Transacts Most of Agenda amid Multiple Walkouts

ISLAMABAD, September 8, 2016: The Senate transacted most of its agenda amid multiple walkouts during the fourth sitting of its 252nd session on Thursday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours and 34 minutes.…

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Senate Discusses Quetta, Mardan Terror Incidents

ISLAMABAD, September 7, 2016: The Senate on Wednesday discussed incidents of terrorism at Civil Hospital Quetta and District Courts Mardan during third sitting of the 252nd session, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’ Participation The Senate met for five hours…

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Senate Transacts Most of its Agenda

ISLAMABAD, September 6, 2016: The Senate transacted most of its agenda during the second sitting of its 252nd session on Tuesday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 27 minutes. The sitting started…

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Senate Suspends Agenda to Discuss Terror Attacks

ISLAMABAD, September 5, 2016: The Upper House of the Parliament suspended regular agenda on Monday and discussed the recent terror attacks in Quetta and Mardan, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House also adopted a resolution to condemn the terrorist activities in both the cities, resulting in the loss…

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Senate Commemorates Foundation Day

ISLAMABAD, August 5, 2016: The Senate held special session on Friday to commemorate its 44th Foundation Day and discuss the role and power of the Upper House of Parliament, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 27 minutes The sitting started at 1534 hours…

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