QUETTA/JACOBABAD: Funeral prayers of the slain ARY News assignment editor, Irshad Mastoi were offered here, after which he was laid to rest in his native city, Jacobabad, According to details,ARY News assignment editor, Irshad Mastoi, who was assassinated by unknown assailants along with two of his associates, was laid to rest in Numaish Ground graveyard of Jacobabad, amid tears and sobs. Mastoi was shot dead, along with two other persons, a reporter and an accountant of the Online news agency, where he used to workLast Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014 21:27
KARACHI: Sindh Senior Minister for Education and Literacy, Nisar Ahmed Khuhro has said that PPP will oppose any step beyond the constitutional parameters.Talking to media at the girl students stipend cards distribution ceremony at a school here on Friday, he said the nation is against any unconstitutional step in the country.People have used their right of vote and the sanctity of vote should be respected, he said.“Democracy should continue as democratic system is the only permanent solution”, he added.He reiterated
ISLAMABAD: Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Asim Bajwa has clarified in his tweet that government had asked Army Chief General Raheel Sharif to play his role as a facilitator in the current turmoil.In a tweet by Major General Asim Bajwa, he said that:
Earlier today, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had stated in the Parliament House that the Chief of Army Staff was asked by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr. Tahirul Qadri to mediate.Tahirul Qadri and Imran Khan maintained in their speeches that Army Chief was asked by the government to mediate between the protesters and the government.Clarifying the issue, DG ISPR said today that the government had asked Army Chief to play facilitative role for the resolution of the ongoing political issues during the meeting between Army Chief and Prime Minister.