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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Points of Public Importance Consume One Third of Senate Proceedings

 ISLAMABAD, October 23, 2020: The Senate transacted most of its agenda on Friday and consumed almost one third of the proceedings in points of public importance, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the 5th sitting of 304th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met…

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Senate Defers Debate on Price Hike, Discuses Political Issues

ISLAMABAD, October 22, 2020: The Senate deferred debate regarding hike in prices of medicines, electricity and basic food items and consumed major part of the proceedings in discussion on arrest of a PML-N Leader over sloganeering at Quaid’s Mausoleum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Thursday. Following are key observations of the proceedings…

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Senate Sitting Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, October 20, 2020: The Senate sitting was adjourned on Tuesday amid lack of quorum and opposition’s walkout from the proceedings, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during the third sitting of 304th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for an hour and 59 minutes. The sitting started…

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Senate Skips Regular Agenda, Discusses Political Issues

ISLAMABAD, October 19, 2020: The Senate left its entire agenda unaddressed on Private Members’ Day and consumed major portion of the proceedings in debate on political issues raised through Points of Order, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the second sitting…

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Senate Transacts Entire Agenda, Discusses Political Situation in Country

ISLAMABAD, October 16, 2020: The Senate transacted its entire agenda on Friday and discussed political situation in the country through points of public importance, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the first sitting of 304th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for two…

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