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Marked increase in Senate’s sitting time observed

Marked increase in Senate’s sitting time observed

ena ISLAMABAD: The 115th Senate session witnessed a marked increase in sittings’ time and a considerable decrease in lawmakers’ attendance as the House passed three government bills and adopted 13…

Low attendance persists in Punjab Assembly

Low attendance persists in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD: The Punjab Assembly continued to witness low attendance of lawmakers on Friday as the House held a discussion on law and order in the province. The sitting started 49…

Punjab PA sitting adjourned due to lack of quorum

Punjab PA sitting adjourned due to lack of quorum

ISLAMABAD: The fifth sitting of the Punjab Assembly was adjourned without completing its agenda due to missing quorum on Thursday. The sitting started 48 minutes behind the schedule with 14…

Sindh PA session prorogued amid thin attendance

Sindh PA session prorogued amid thin attendance

ISLAMABAD: The Sindh Assembly passed a government bill as the House continued to witness low attendance of lawmakers during the last (18) sitting of the 19th session on Thursday. The…

Senate passes Gas Cess Bill amid protest

Senate passes Gas Cess Bill amid protest

ISLAMABAD: The Senate passed the Gas Infrastructure Development Cess Bill 2015 amid protest by the opposition parties here on Wednesday. Nineteen lawmakers- PPPP (5), MQM (3), PTI, PkMAP, NP, ANP…

Ministers’ absence leads to opposition’s walkout in PA

Ministers’ absence leads to opposition’s walkout in PA

Sindh Assembly passes three bills ISLAMABAD: The Punjab Assembly witnessed a walkout and suspension of proceedings due to the absence of provincial ministers during 4th sitting of its 14th session…

Mir Dostain Khan Domki, NA-265

Mir Dostain Khan Domki, NA-265

An agriculturalist by profession, Mir Dostain Khan Domki was elected as a member of the National Assembly from NA-265 (Sibi-cum-Kohlu-cum-Dera Bugti-cum-Harnai) independently in 2013 with 25% of the polled votes…

Balochistan Assembly debates law and order

Balochistan Assembly debates law and order

ISLAMABAD: The Balochistan Assembly took up two adjournment motions and discussed law and order in the province during the 4th sitting of its ongoing 18th session. The first adjournment motion…

Sindh Assembly concludes pre-budget debate

Sindh Assembly concludes pre-budget debate

ISLAMABAD: The Sindh Assembly concluded pre-budget discussion on Tuesday as lawmakers expressed their priorities for the upcoming provincial budget 2015-16 that consumed 65% of the proceedings’ time. Twenty lawmakers belonging…

Gas infrastructure bill passed amid protest

Gas infrastructure bill passed amid protest

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly passed the Gas Infrastructure Development Cess Bill 2014 amid massive protest by the opposition parties here on Tuesday. The sitting witnessed a 16-minute protest by the…

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