Senate Discusses Energy Crisis, NAB’s Role in Accountability Process

ISLAMABAD, January 15, 2021: The Senate on Friday discussed the role of NAB in accountability process and a motion related to energy crisis and inflation in the country, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.  Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours and 24 minutes. The sitting started at 1034…

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Senate Concludes Debate on Presidential Ordinance about Bundal Island

ISLAMABAD, January 12, 2021: The Senate on Tuesday concluded debate on a motion related to the Presidential Ordinance about Sindh and Balochistan islands and the rights guaranteed to the provinces by the Constitution, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.  Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 21 minutes.…

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Senate Discusses Provincial Rights Guaranteed in the Constitution

ISLAMABAD, January 11, 2021: The Senate on Monday discussed the Presidential Ordinance related to the Sindh and Balochistan islands and rights guaranteed to the provinces by the Constitution, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours and 33 minutes. The sitting started at the…

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Senate Discusses Quetta Sit-in, Political Development

ISLAMABAD, January 8, 2021: The Senate on Friday debated a motion under rule 218 regarding the ‘government’s unprecedented crackdown’ against the workers of the opposition parties and also a sit-in protest by the families of slain miners in Quetta, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of…

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Senate Expresses Solidarity with Kashmiris

ISLAMABAD, January 5, 2021: The Senate on Tuesday adopted a resolution demanding immediate and unconditional release of Kashmiri political leader and activist, Asiya Andrabi, and expressed solidarity with the Kashmiris on the occasion of Right to Self-Determination Day, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the…

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Senate Takes up Law and Order, Accountability Issues

ISLAMABAD, January 4, 2021: The Senate discussed the law and order, particularly the killings of coal miners in Balochistan and a young man in Islamabad, and concluded debate on accountability related matters, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting…

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Senate Discusses Accountability Related Issues

ISLAMABAD, January 1, 2021: The Senate on Friday held discussion on the alleged victimization by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against the opposition workers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of second sitting of 305th session requisitioned by the opposition lawmakers: Members’ Participation The…

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Senate Condoles Death of PML-N Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, December 30, 2020: The Senate did not take up its regular business on Wednesday to express condolence over the demise of PML-N Senator Kalsoom Parveen who passed away last week due to coronavirus, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the first sitting…

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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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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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