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POs consume 30% of Balochistan Assembly sitting

POs consume 30% of Balochistan Assembly sitting

ISLAMABAD: The fifth sitting of the Balochistan Assembly’s ongoing session was marked by thin attendance of lawmakers while the major part of the proceedings was consumed by points of orders…

Low attendance, multiple walkouts mar NA session

Low attendance, multiple walkouts mar NA session

ISLAMABAD: The 21st session of the National Assembly was marked by thin attendance of lawmakers as the House witnessed multiple protests/walkouts and the introduction of four private bills. The session,…

NA prorogued after taking up entire agenda

NA prorogued after taking up entire agenda

ISLAMABAD: The last sitting of National Assembly’s 21st session was marked by low attendance as nearly half of the proceedings were consumed by points of order (POs), however, the house…

FAFEN forms caucus on parliamentary reforms

FAFEN forms caucus on parliamentary reforms

ISLAMABAD: With the aim to strengthen democracy in the country, Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) has formed a caucus on parliamentary reforms which will work towards bringing necessary improvements…

Women MPs protest non-release of development funds

Women MPs protest non-release of development funds

ISLAMABAD:  The sixth sitting of the National Assembly’s ongoing session was marked by low attendance and walkouts staged by opposition lawmakers and women parliamentarians against obstruction in release of development…

Sindh Assembly passes two bills, adopts resolution

Sindh Assembly passes two bills, adopts resolution

ISLAMABAD: The Sindh Assembly passed two bills and adopted a resolution as the House met following a gap of 10 days on Monday. The House passed the Sindh Service Tribunals…

NA: Nafisa Shah, Abid Sher Ali trade hot words

NA:  Nafisa Shah, Abid Sher Ali trade hot words

ISLAMABAD: Hot words were exchanged between Stare Minister for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali and PPPP lawmaker Nafisa Shah during 4th sitting of ongoing session on Friday when the…

Thin attendance haunts National Assembly

Thin attendance haunts National Assembly

ISLAMABAD: Thin attendance of the lawmakers persisted during the third sitting of the National Assembly’s 21st session with 32 legislators (9%) present at the start and 52 (15%) at the…

Two motions presented in NA to deseat PTI lawmakers

Two motions presented in NA to deseat PTI lawmakers

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Wednesday witnessed presentation of two identical motions by MQM and JUI-F members demanding to declare seats of 28 PTI lawmakers vacant who remained absent without…

Senate session sets precedent for punctuality

Senate session sets precedent for punctuality

ISLAMABAD: The 114th session of the Senate witnessed a marked improvement in parliamentary business as the House strictly followed the schedule and witnessed a considerable decrease in misuse of points…

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