The committee sessions, if held with regularity, would help empower the parliament and democracy,' he said mentioning that the parliamentary committees
should a play a key role in discussing issues of public interest.
During Wednesday's meeting, the chief justice told Senator Rabbani that he would soon meet with parliamentary committee
Other nominees for parliamentary committees
will be revealed later on, said AfD leader Bernd Baumann, who described the names revealed by the FAZ article as "speculation.
I'he Parliamentary Committee
is conscious of the importance of international competitiveness and supports EFTA in its free trade negotiations.
MP Robert Ghanem, who chaired the meeting, said the proposal was based on a draft law presented by the head of the Change and Reform bloc Michel Aoun to establish a special parliamentary committee
to oversee and follow up with the security forces.
The nationalist party Ataka was quick to slam the rulers' initiative declaring that the real name of the parliamentary committee
should be "a committee for restoring the shale gas exploration rights of Chevron.
Though there are a few cases when the government on its own recalled its ambassadors in the past, this is the first time in Nepal that a parliamentary committee
directed the government to summon up an ambassador serving abroad.
ANKARA, May 5, 2009 (TUR) -- A trilateral meeting of Turkey-Afghanistan-Pakistan parliamentary committees
on foreign affairs began at the Turkish Parliament in Ankara on Tuesday.
The delegation includes Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee
for Cultural Affairs Rafael Huseynov, MPs Sahiba Gafarova, Sevinj Fataliyeva, Ganira Pashayeva, Ulviya Agayeva, Sabir Hajiyev, Elshad Hasanov, Vusal Huseynov, Fazil Mustafa, Asim Mollazade and Rovshan Rzayev.
GILGIT -- Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan Barjees Tahir on Friday constituted a seven-member working group of GB Council headed by MNA Malik Ibrar Ahmed to examine the recommendations of a parliamentary committee
of the region's Legislative Assembly to help address the taxation issue in GB.
Islamabad -- Pakistan People's Party leader and Senator Farhatullah Babar resigned from a parliamentary committee
on accountability laws.
LAHORE -- A petition seeking formation of a parliamentary committee
to probe the allegations of alleged wife of Hamza Shahbaz Sharif - Ayesha Ahad - was filed in the Supreme Court's Lahore registry.