A bench headed by IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah had sought a statement on the matter from amicus curiae Raza Rabbani and others to assist the court in the matter.
Senator Raza Rabbani
He stressed on necessity of dialogue among the institutions. "The institutions should decide how could they perform their responsibilities according to the constitution," Senator Raza Rabbani said.
Talking with media in Karachi Senator Rabbani said that the constitution only allows the federal government to advise provincial authorities under Article 149 while implementing it is discretion of the province.
The IMF in its press release has said that the government has promised to review the NFC Award, Rabbani said. The government has promised the lender it will amend the relevant constitutional clause, he said.
Rabbani said that five advisers and 17 assistants in the cabinet are un-elected. "Why the special assistants are sitting in cabinet sessions," he asked.
ISLAMABAD: Chairman Senate Raza Rabbani stopped working and refused to conduct proceedings of the Upper House and later offered to resign in protest against constant absence of ministers from the House, ARY News reported. The chairman Senate adjourned the session after he found an incomplete quorum for yet another time. "We have failed to protect sanctity of the House," said Rabbani in interaction with journalists after the session. Rabbani said he was ready to resign if the government had any issue with him. He…
ISLAMABAD: Members of the joint opposition in the Senate of Pakistan have been staging a protest sit-in outside the Parliament House, against the proposed privatization of the Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL), ARY News reported.
KARACHI: Leaders of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) visited the protest demonstration staged by journalist fraternity outside the PEMRA office and expressed unity with media men - ARY News reports. According to details, PPP leaders, Senator Raza Rabbani, Senator Saeed Ghani, Information Minister Sindh, Sharjeel Memon and Owais Muzaffar visited the protest sit-in outside the PEMRA office against ARY News closure. On this eve, PPP leaders ensured media men of their widespread support at every forum. Senator Raza Rabbani said…
KARACHI: Journalists community on the call of the media workers organizations holding countrywide protests against ban on ARY News transmissions and curbs on media in the country. The newsmen and media workers holding sit-ins in front of the offices of Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) for restoration of the transmissions of ARY News and to protest against curbs on the media in the country. In Karachi newsmen and other media workers holding protests before the regional office of PEMRA to press for…