NA Fails to Take Up Agenda due to Opposition’s Protest, Lack of Quorum

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, September 19, 2019: The National Assembly could not take up its entire agenda on Thursday due to the protest of opposition parties against the arrest of PPPP lawmaker as well as lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth…

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NA Leaves 77 Percent Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, September 17, 2019: The National Assembly left 77 percent of its agenda unaddressed on the Private Member’s Day and debated political matters as well as minority issue in Sindh through points of order, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during…

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NA Transacts Entire Agenda amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, September 16, 2019: The National Assembly transacted its entire agenda amid low attendance of lawmakers in the House on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 14th session:  Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for two hours…

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NA Amends Rule for Having More Than One Committee for a Ministry

ISLAMABAD, September 13, 2019: The National Assembly on Friday adopted an amendment in the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business to elect more than one Standing Committee for a Ministry having more than one Division, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings…

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President Addresses Parliament Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, September 12, 2019: The President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi addressed both Houses of the Parliament assembled together on beginning of the second parliamentary year of the National Assembly amidst opposition’s protest against the government on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the parliamentary business: Members’…

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President Addresses Parliament Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, September 12, 2019: The President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi addressed both Houses of the Parliament assembled together on beginning of the second parliamentary year of the National Assembly amidst opposition’s protest against the government on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the parliamentary business: Members’…

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Points of Order Consume Major Part of NA Proceedings

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, August 9, 2019: The National Assembly did not take up most of its agenda on Friday and consumed major part of the proceedings in points of order related to political matters and arrest of PML-N leadership, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the…

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Opposition’s Protest Leads to Early Adjournment of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, August 8, 2019: The National Assembly was adjourned early on Thursday without addressing its regular business due to protest by the opposition parties against the arrest of PML-N Vice President, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the 13th session:…

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Parliament Condemns Indian Move to Change Constitutional Status of IHK

ISLAMABAD, August 7, 2019: The Parliament of Pakistan unanimously adopted a resolution on Wednesday condemning the Indian move to change the special status of Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) and reiterated to resolve the Kashmir dispute through dialogue and in accordance with international law, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Key observations of the…

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Parliament Discusses Indian Attempt to Alter Status of IHK

ISLAMABAD, August 6, 2019: The Majlis-e-Shoora discussed a motion about illegal and coercive attempt by India to alter the disputed Status of Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) through repeal and revocation of Articles 370 and 35A of its Constitution, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Key observations of the…

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