Balochistan Assembly Leaves Most of the Agenda Unaddressed

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, October 29, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan was prorogued on Thursday leaving 73 percent of the agenda unaddressed due to an early adjournment of the sitting after identification of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the…

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FAFEN Urges ECGB to Ensure Access and Participation of Women, Seasonal Migrants in GB Polls

ISLAMABAD, October 29, 2020: The Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) has urged the Election Commission of Gilgit-Baltistan (ECGB) to take appropriate measures to further improve voters’ access to polling stations, particularly of women and seasonal migrants, for the Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly election scheduled for November 15, 2020. A FAFEN statement Thursday said that such measures…

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Senate Leaves Half of the Agenda Unaddressed, Discusses Peshawar Incident

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, October 29, 2020: The Senate on Thursday discussed the recent bomb attack on a religious school in Peshawar while leaving half of the day’s agenda unaddressed, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 7th sitting of the 304th session: Members’ Participation The…

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NA Passes Two Government Bills, Adopts Three Resolutions to Extend Ordinances

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, October 29, 2020: The National Assembly passed two government bills and adopted three resolutions to extend the timeline of as many ordinances, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during seventh sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly…

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NA Leaves 98 Percent Agenda Unaddressed amid Walkouts, Quorum Issue

ISLAMABAD, October 28, 2020: The National Assembly left 98 percent of its agenda unaddressed on Wednesday due to the opposition’s protests, walkouts and quorum issue, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the sixth sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for…

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KP Assembly Transacts Entire Agenda, Adopts two Resolutions

Session prorogued ISLAMABAD, October 27, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) adopted two resolutions and passed a government bill titled The Prisons (Amendment) Bill, 2020, on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 3rd sitting of the 14th session: Members’ Participation…

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KP Assembly Suspends Rules to Adopt Eight Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) adopted eight supplementary resolutions after the suspension of rules, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 2nd sitting of the 14th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an…

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Balochistan PA Passes Five Bills, Adopts Resolution against Blasphemous Sketches

ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan passed five government bills and adopted a resolution condemning publication of blasphemous caricatures in France, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 28th session: Members’ Participation The House met for two hours…

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NA Condemns Publication of Blasphemous Caricatures in France

ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2020: The National Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution on Monday, condemning blasphemous caricatures as well as French president Emmanuel Macron’s hateful comments against Islam, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the fifth sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met…

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Senate Passes Three Private Members’ Bills, Condemns French President Macron’s views

ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2020: The Senate passed three private members’ bills on Monday and adopted a resolution to condemn comments of French President Emmanuel Macron about Islam, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the 6th sitting of 304th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met…

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