National Assembly Archive

A committee for all the committees

One would have to be out of one’s mind to think that Asif Zardari would be interested in anything like genuine accountability. He and

Cybercrime Bill – end of freedom of speech

A disappointment for Pakistan’s Internet and IT industries when the National Assembly passed the Pakistan Electronic Cybercrime Bill yesterday. The government is declaring this

Finally Hindu Marriage Bill approved in Pakistan

After decades of delay and inaction, the Hindu minority community in Pakistan will soon have a marriage law as a parliamentary panel has unanimously

Privatization and the PIA strike

LARGE-SCALE losses are no doubt mounting as PIA workers go on strike against what they perceive to be measures to privatise the national airline.

Making room for the aged

An example of how elderly women are systematically neglected is the amount of share she gets in inheritance and the inconsiderate profit margins in