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    Senators nix bill on privileges for lawmakers

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Meshrano Jirga -- or upper house of parliament -- rejected on Tuesday a ... it is signed by the president, without submission to the Meshrano Jirga. In case the disagreement between the two houses is over ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jul 15 - 3:22pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Senators voice concern at escalating violence

    ... Zaheer KABUL (Pajhwok): Meshrano Jirga (upper house) members on Sunday expressed grave concern over ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jul 20 - 4:37pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    MPs slam govt failure to resolve vote crisis

    ...  KABUL (Pajhwok): Meshrano Jirga members on Sunday welcomed the breakthrough in the ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jul 14 - 10:59am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Session of Meshrano Jirga

    ... Mar 15, 2014: Senators attend the first session of Meshrano Jirga (upper house of parliament) after 45-day winter break in ...

    Photo - Bais - 2014 Mar 27 - 11:21am - 0 comments

    Session of Meshrano Jirga

    ... Mar 15, 2014: Senators attend the first session of Meshrano Jirga (upper house of parliament) after 45-day winter break in ...

    Photo - Bais - 2014 Mar 26 - 4:04pm - 0 comments

    Waziristan families have no arms: MPs

    ... KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): A number of Meshrano Jirga members on Wednesday confirmed Pakistani families who fled ...

    Article - Mohammad Haroon - 2014 Jul 16 - 10:26pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Senate rejects dissolution of anti-graft body

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Meshrano Jirga on Sunday rejected the lower house’s decision seeking ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jul 6 - 8:40pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Meshrano Jirga rejects law curbing land grab

    ... a major problem facing the war-torn country. But Meshrano Jirga members spurned the three-chapter law having 17 articles ... in the country during the past 12 years. Of 62 Meshrano Jirga members present, 48 rejected the draft law. ma ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 May 11 - 6:30pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    UN intervention in poll process beneficial: MPs

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Meshrano Jirga on Sunday welcomed the delay in announcing partial results ... between the two presidential candidates. The Meshrano Jirga or upper house on Sunday discussed the deadlock in the electoral ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jun 22 - 9:17pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Parliament rises for summer recess tomorrow

    ... 15 laws and six international conventions. The Meshrano Jirga endorsed 19 laws and seven international agreements. ... when the 18 panels conducted 460 meetings. Similarly, Meshrano Jirga first deputy chairman Mohammad Alam Ezedyar also announced the ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jul 22 - 4:15pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments