Federal Ministers Press Talk
PML-N federal Ministers express reservations on the conduct of the Joint Investigation Team- PML-N believes in rule of law and democratic norms and JIT report would not be accepted in Panama papers case if Qatari prince is not made part of the investigation
Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif says that if Joint Investigation Team does not record statement of the Qatari Prince, it would be unilateral and would not be accepted.
Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb says the JIT report on Panama papers would be incomplete without the statement of Prince Hammad Bin Jassim.
Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says that PML-N does not fleeing from accountability if it is conducted on the base of solid evidences.
Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafiq says PML-N has reservations on the composition of the JIT as two members of the probe body have anti-PML-N designs
Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal says gone are the days when backdoor was used to come to power.
Topic:PM reaffirms Pakistan's political, diplomatic and moral support to the Kashmiris struggle for the right to self-determination.
In occupied Kashmir, the first martyrdom anniversary of popular youth freedom fighter, Burhan Muzaffar Wani is being observed amid complete shutdown and strict curfew .In a message on the first death anniversary of Kashmiri fighter Burhan Muzaffar Wani today, PM Nawaz Sharef said the blood rendered by Burhan Wani has infused a new spirit in the freedom movement.India can not suppress the voice of Kashmiri people for their right to self-determination through brute forces.
Topic : Pakistan lodges strong protest with India over martyrdom of five people in unprovoked Indian firing along Line of Control.
Pakistan has lodged strong protest with India over its unprovoked firing in Chirikot and Satwal sectors on Line of Control in which five people, including two women, were mrtyred and ten others injured.Indian Deputy High Commissioner J.P. Singh was summoned to Foreign Office.It was stressed that deliberate targeting of civilians is deplorable and contrary to human dignity and international human rights and humanitarian laws.
Topic : PM Nawaz pays homage to Abdul Sattar Edhi on his death anniversary
The first death anniversary of renowned philanthropist, humanist and social activist Abdul Sattar Edhi was observed on Saturday. Edhi's like personalities an asset for humanity.In his message on the occasion of death anniversary of Abdul Sattar Edhi, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that Edhi's like personalities are an asset not only for the country but the whole humanity.
Topic : Int'l football players meet COAS in Rawalpindi
A group of international football players called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Rawalpindi.Welcoming the international players, General Qamar Javed Bajwa says Pakistan is a peace and sports loving country.The group includes Ronaldinho along with his fellowmen Ryan Giggs, Robert Pires, Nicolas Anelka, George Boating, David James and Luis Boa Morte.
Topic: G-20 summit to conclude in Hamburg
The G-20 summit will concluded in German city of Hamburg on Saturday.
During the two days summit, twenty heads of state discussed climate change, migration, terrorism and other major issues.Meanwhile, protesters torched cars and lorries and smashed windows in banks, looted retail stores and hurled paving slabs and other objects.According to police, it has gained the upper hand to control the protests.At least one hundred ninety seven police officers were injured after two days of clashes in the city whereas dozens of protesting people were also arrested.
Topic : The United States, Japan and South Korea have urged UN Security Council to impose additional sanctions against North Korea.
President Trump, South Korean President Moon Jae-in, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed Thursday to boost their pressure against North Korea following its launch this week of an intercontinental ballistics missile.The three leaders met on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, and discussed the response to North Korea's launch. Together, the trio decided, they would push for stronger sanctions against Pyongyang, the White House said.
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