Senate Pays Tribute to Dr. Allama M. Iqbal; Takes up Most of its Agenda

ISLAMABAD, November 9, 2018: The Senate took up most of its agenda on Friday and paid tribute to the national poet and philosopher, Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal, on his 141st birth anniversary, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of the first sitting of…

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More than Half of NA Sitting Time Consumed in Debate on Economic Situation

ISLAMABAD, November 8, 2018: The National Assembly continued the debate on country’s economic situation on Thursday and consumed major part of the proceedings on it, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of fourth session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Condemns Assassination of Maulana Sami-ul-Haq

Requisitioned Session Prorogued Sine Die ISLAMABAD, November 08, 2018: The Punjab Assembly on Thursday adopted a supplementary resolution to condemn the assassination of JUI-S chief Maulana Sami-ul-Haq, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first (only) sitting of the fourth (requisitioned) session: Members’ Participation The Punjab…

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Requisitioned Senate Session Prorogued without Completing Debate on Agenda

ISLAMABAD, November 8, 2018: The requisitioned session of the Senate was prorogued sine die on Thursday without completing the debate on the agenda due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of third and last sitting of 283rd session: Members’…

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Minister Gives Policy Statement on Foreign Affairs Issues in Senate

ISLAMABAD, November 7, 2018: The House of Federation on Wednesday discussed the foreign and economic policies of the government through motions under Rule 218, while the Foreign Minister gave Policy Statement on the issue, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of second sitting of…

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Lawmakers Discuss Political Issues on Points of Order

ISLAMABAD, November 7, 2018: The National Assembly on Wednesday witnessed extravagant use of Points of Order by lawmakers in discussing the political issues, consuming 44 percent of the House proceedings, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of fourth session: Members’ Participation…

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Senate Discusses Situation Arising Out of Recent Violent Protests

ISLAMABAD, November 6, 2018: The requisitioned session of the Senate on Tuesday discussed the recent violent protests held across the country in the wake of Supreme Court’s verdict in favour of a Christian lady who was serving the death sentence in a blasphemy case, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following…

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NA Leaves Two-Third Agenda Unaddressed

House unanimously adopts a resolution to condemn the murder of Maulana Sami-ul-Haq ISLAMABAD, November 6, 2018: The National Assembly left almost two-third agenda unaddressed on the Private Members’ Day and witnessed introduction of four private members’ bills that were referred to the relevant committees, which have not yet been constituted, observes Free and Fair Election…

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National Assembly Discusses Recent Violent Protests

ISLAMABAD, November 5, 2018: The National Assembly took up the issue of recent violent protests held across the country against the Apex Court’s decision of acquitting Aasia Bibi in a blasphemy case and the agreement reached between the protesting parties and the government, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet on…

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Balochistan PA Passes Resolution to Address Drought Conditions in the Province

ISLAMABAD, November 5, 2018: The Provincial Assembly (PA) of Balochistan on Monday unanimously passed a joint resolution urging the government to take counter measures against the drought conditions prevailing across the province, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during last sitting of the…

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