Khawaja Asif said a new contract about K-Electric's share from national grid would be made in the interest of the people
Lawmakers blame government of "inaction” following the deaths of hundreds of people in the Karachi heatwave.
What disputed territory... Gilgit-Baltistan is part of Pakistan. Azad Kashmir is part of Pakistan, asserted Ishaq Dar.
The opposition had made its intention to stay away from the remaining budgetary process clear at the start of the day.
Walkout helped govt get unopposed approval of nearly 50 budgetary demands for ministries and divisions.
The finance minister defended the necessity of obtaining loans such as from IMF during the two years of the PML-N govt.
Changes include rise in govt employee salaries, reduction of certain duties and farm subsidy fund.
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Extension of Pakistan Army Ordinance comes amidst furore, walkout by MQM.
Maulana Fazlur Rehman took a neutral stance in the National Assembly’s budget debate.
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The general debate on the budget for fiscal 2015-16 was repeatedly interrupted and overshadowed by furores.
The first live television coverage of a budget debate was marred by angry shouting between the opposition and the govt.
An opposition walkout won the facility of a live telecast of parliament’s budget debate for the first time in Pakistan.
During the PPP rule, govt employees had been liberally given a combined salary raise of 125 per cent over five years.
It is my advice to the nation, government and political leadership that they remain constantly vigilant: President
President Mamnoon Hussain will take the podium for a second time to open the third year of the current parliament.
The landlocked Afghanistan’s transit trade via Pakistan had been mired in problems for decades.
NA session boycotted midway through its sitting at a perceived disregard of the house by ministers and bureaucracy.