Sindh Assembly Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, September 30, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh was prorogued after transacting entire business set on ‘Orders of the Day’ on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during last (8th) sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for two…

Details

NA Suspends Agenda to Discuss FATA Reforms

ISLAMABAD, September 30, 2016: The National Assembly suspended its regular agenda and discussed FATA reforms in the absence of Prime Minister and the Leader of the Opposition on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of the 36th session: Members’ Participation The…

Details

Senate Discusses Human Trafficking, Circular Debt

ISLAMABAD, September 30, 2016: The Senate discussed the issues of illegal immigration and human trafficking as well as the circular debt, while the ministers replied to all the Starred Questions taken up by the House on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the…

Details

Balochistan Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, September 29, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan adopted two resolutions and offered fateha for the departed souls of two Pakistani soldiers who got martyrdom at the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of…

Details

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…

Details

Sindh Assembly Passes Two Government Bills

ISLAMABAD, September 29, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh passed two government bills and introduced the Sindh Prohibition of Sheesha Smoking Bill, 2016 on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 7th sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for…

Details

Low Attendance Leaves NA Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, September 29, 2016: The National Assembly could not take up its agenda on Thursday due to low attendance of lawmakers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the 36th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for three hours and…

Details

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…

Details

Provincial Assembly Passes Sindh Arms (Amendment) Bill 2016

ISLAMABAD, September 28, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh passed The Sindh Arms (Amendment) Bill, 2016, and adopted a resolution to pay tributes to the “martyrs of Movement for Restoration of Democracy (MRD)” on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House also observed one-minute silence on the demise of…

Details

NA Discusses FATA Reforms, Health Sector Issues

ISLAMABAD, September 28, 2016: The National Assembly held discussion on the Report of Committee on FATA Reforms and took up Calling Attention Notices related to the health sector issues on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 36th session: Members’…

Details