The film will only be sent to CII if the human rights committee finds something "objectionable", says PPP senator.
"Which man will allow his mother or sister to go and do this on the streets?" asks PML-N Senator Mushahidullah.
The bill, which will have jurisdiction across the country, was already passed by the National Assembly in January.
2 employees of Aurangzeb rescued without any injuries; exact cause of fire not yet known.
Previously, the bill only applied to Islamabad.
PPP senator regrets the new rules were not brought before the Senate committee before they were taken to the cabinet.
Several leaders of the ruling and opposition parties had opposed the proposal, citing "economic crisis".
Draft legislation expected to be tabled in the Senate on Monday; PPP refuses to support bill.
Says PPP, MQM-P should work together to solve Karachi's problems despite "ideological issues" between the two parties.
Syed Shibli Faraz says govt has transferred $840 to the accounts of each student in China.
According to the bill, women will get a 6-month paid leave on first birth while men will get 30 days off.
The PTM chief has been booked for sedition, promoting enmity between different groups and criminal intimidation.
"You cannot condemn a whole rights movement in the name of culture," says the PPP senator.
Shireen Mazari urges Senate human rights committee to pass the bill as soon as possible.
A few opposition parties in Senate oppose bills chanting "No, no"; Prime Minister Imran Khan attends NA session.
Amir Mandviwalla, 34, was under treatment at the intensive care unit at Ziauddin Hospital for the past few days
FO expresses "deep concern" over tensions resulting from the killing of top Iranian commander in a US strike.
PML-N Senator Mushahidullah Khan says party leadership in London has given nod to support amendments though consensus.
Opposition criticises government for hastily summoning NA session as PM Imran stays away.
NAB says "foul language and threats" will not deter its legal process; PPP terms NAB statement misleading.