ISLAMABAD, May 30, 2013: The newly-elected 14th Sindh Assembly elected its Speaker, Deputy Speaker and Chief Minister during the second sitting of the first session on Thursday. The sitting met for nine hours and 56 minutes with a break of an hour and 40 minutes.
ISLAMABAD, May 29, 2013: The newly-elected members of the 14th Sindh Assembly took oath on Wednesday in the first session called after the May 11 general elections. The Speaker of the outgoing assembly presided over the proceedings and administered the oath to members.
A report based on moniotring of 100 government boys’ secondary schools in 60 districts in January 2013
ISLAMABAD, 17th May 2013: Around one-third of the monitored boys’ secondary schools did not have a Physical Training Instructor (PTI) and 28% were without playgrounds says a FreeDetails
ISLAMABAD, May 11, 2013 – Having mobilized more than 41,000 trained and accredited observers for Pakistan’s historic first elections to transition from one elected civilian government to another, Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) offered preliminary information about reports of ElectionDetails
ISLAMABAD, May 9, 2013 – The Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) is set to deploy 40,500 trained, non-partisan and legally accredited citizens to observe General Election 2013 on May 11, one of the largest organized citizen election observation undertaken anywhere in the worldDetails
A report based on the monitoring of 136 dispensaries in 81 districts during January2013
ISLAMABAD, 3rd May 2013: Around three-fifths of the monitored 136 dispensaries lacked sterilizers and one-third were operating without syringe cutters says a Free and Fair Election (FAFEN) report released on Friday.
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ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2013: Decisive action is required by the state against militant groups deliberately attempting to sabotage the election process through acts of terrorism and intimidation of candidates and their supporters, polling officials and voters across Pakistan, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN), calling for formal statements from all parties and candidates denouncing anti-election violence against any election contestants.Details
ISLAMABAD, May 02, 2013: The 93rd session of Senate was prorogued after the first sitting which met for three hours and 28 minutes on Thursday.
Only eight Senators were present at the outset while 14 were there at the time of adjournment.
ISLAMABAD, April 30, 2013: Thirteen people were killed and 58 injured in 13 incidents of electoral violence between April 20 and 26, 2013, compared with last week\’s 23 killed and 54 injured in 13 incidents, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN).
ISLAMABAD, April 30, 2013 – In the context of escalating violence against certain political parties and candidates, including several deadly attacks over the weekend, Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) should take strong action to address political speeches that could incite sectarian violence, contrary to the ECP Code ofDetails