Sindh PA Debates Resolution on Protection of Pakistan Ordinance

ISLAMABAD, April 22, 2014: The Sindh Assembly left most of its private members’ agenda unaddressed on Tuesday and spent much time in debating a resolution against the Protection of Pakistan Ordinance (PPO) during 13th sitting of 12th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. A MQM lawmaker moved a resolution…

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KP Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly adopted two resolutions, took up a calling attention notice and discussed the issue of ignoring some areas of the province during fourth sitting of 12th session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. The House also condemned the attack on senior…

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Senate Adopts Resolution for Safety of Journalists

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2014: The Senate unanimously adopted a resolution on Monday condemning the attack on senior journalist and seeking protection of journalists during the sixth sitting of its 103rd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The journalists covering the Senate proceedings boycotted the sitting. The Chair suspended the…

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Sindh PA Constitutes Committees, Condemns Attack on Journalist

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2014: The Sindh Assembly approved the constitution of House committees and adopted a resolution to condemn the attack on a senior anchorperson during 12th sitting of 12th session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The Provincial Minister for Parliamentary Affairs moved the House to form…

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Election tribunals dispose of 62% petitions till March 31

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2014: The election tribunals set up across the country to redress election disputes have decided 62% (254 of 410) of the post-election petitions till March 31, 2014, says a press release issued by Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Monday. However, these tribunals have failed to dispose of as many as…

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Election tribunals dispose of 62% petitions till March 31

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2014: The election tribunals set up across the country to redress election disputes have decided 62% (254 of 410) of the post-election petitions till March 31, 2014, says a press release issued by Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Monday. However, these tribunals have failed to dispose of as many as…

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KP Assembly Discusses Improvement in Education Sector

ISLAMABAD, April 18, 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly unanimously passed three resolutions while lawmakers also discussed government’s performance in the education sector on Friday during third sitting of 12th session, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. The resolutions adopted were not included in the agenda. A resolution, jointly sponsored by…

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Senate: Protection of Pakistan Bill Introduced amid Protest

ISLAMABAD, April 18, 2014: The Senate witnessed introduction of the Protection of Pakistan Bill, 2014 amid strong protest from the opposition benches during the fifth sitting of its 103rd session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Federal Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid introduced the bill aimed…

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Sindh Assembly Meets for 10 Minutes Before Being Adjourned

ISLAMABAD, April 18, 2014: The Sindh Assembly experienced one of its worst days on Friday when it met for just 10 minutes and had to be adjourned for lack of quorum, during 11th sitting of 12th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started at 1010 hrs against…

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KP Assembly: Bill Introduced to Regularize Ad hoc Lecturers

ISLAMABAD, April 17, 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly witnessed introduction of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Regularization of Services of Ad hoc Lecturers Bill, 2014 during second sitting of the 12th session on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Introduced by a legislator of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), the bill seeks regularization of the…

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