KP Assembly Approves Amendments in Ehtesab Commission Act

ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed the KP Ehtesab Commission (Second Amendment) Bill, 2017 amidst protest and adopted a resolution demanding resignation of the Prime Minister in the wake of apex court’s decision in Panama Papers case, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. The…

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Sindh Assembly Leaves Private Members’ Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2017: The Sindh Assembly left 23 motions to amend Assembly Rules, five motions and as many resolutions unaddressed during Private Members’ Day on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions

Refers two bills to committees Opposition continues protest, demands resignation of PM ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted three Private Members’ resolutions and referred two bills to the committees on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second…

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Sindh Assembly Transacts Entire Business

ISLAMABAD, April 24, 2017: The Sindh Assembly transacted entire business appearing on Orders of the Day, in the absence of Leader of the House on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during seventh sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Poses Confidence in Prime Minister

Opposition Stages Walkout Against PM ISLAMABAD, April 24, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted a resolution on Monday to express confidence on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in the wake of Supreme Court’s decision about Panama Papers’ case, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting…

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Balochistan Assembly Expresses Confidence on Prime Minister

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution to express full confidence on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in the wake of Apex Court’s verdict on Panama Papers’ scandal during Friday’s sitting, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of proceedings during the only sitting of the Assembly’s…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Government Bill amid Protest

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2017: The Sindh Assembly passed the Gabmat University of Medical Sciences (Amendment) Bill, 2017 as supplementary agenda amid protest by main opposition party on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House also adopted a resolution as well as a motion demanding resignation of the Prime…

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Incidence of violations in PS-81 by-election goes up

Incidence of violations in PS-81 by-election goes up

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2017: The by-election for the Sindh Assembly seat in Sanghar district (PS-81) witnessed high incidence of violation of laws, rules and code of conduct, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). FAFEN observers reported a total of 163 violations from 64 polling stations, averaging, 2.5 violations per polling station. This is higher…

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Senate Fails to Address Legislative Business amid Protest

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2017: The Chairman prorogued the Senate session sine die without taking up any legislative business on Friday, as the Senators belonging to the opposition parties agitated against the Prime Minister by standing up and thumping their desks in protest, observes Free and Fair Election Network. Following are key observations of the proceedings…

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NA Session Prorogued amidst Protest against PM

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2017: The National Assembly session was prorogued sine die on Friday without taking up any agenda amidst opposition parties’ protest against Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, observes Free and Fair Election Network in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of National Assembly’s 41st session:  Members’ Participation The…

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