Islamabad: At Marriott Hotel, when the Pakistan Assembly Speaker, Fehmida Mirza was hosting Iftar (dinner) in the honor of the President of Pakistan, Asif Ali Zardari, a sudden bomb blast, killed over 60 including 7 Foreigners and 257 injured so far. President Zardari reportedly was not at the dinner at the time of the blast. The blast was within half a mile from the lawn to the PM house. The Press and PM of Pakistan and all parliamentarians were there for Iftar before it happened. It was seemed as a conspiracy and was a planned bomb blast against the elected government of Pakistan!
According to some reports the hotel gates were remained open for small cars, followed by an explosive-laden truck that detonated. The fire quickly surrounds the entire structure. According some reports, the blast caused a natural gas leak that set the top floor of the five-story on fire. 8 p.m. blast was a Sucide Truck bomb blast, police said.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, AHRC-STM-2 44 -2008, September 18, 2008
A Statement by the Asian Human Rights Commission
PAKISTAN : No action taken against Geo TV presenter who incited Muslims to murder members of :country-regionPaki stan minority on air.
The government of Pakistan has not held the presenter of a popular TV program on Geo TV, accountable for stoking the already-prevalent religious hatred of Pakistan ‘s beleaguered Ahmadi minority, on 7 September, 2008.
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Ahmed and Hamid are both beggars in London.
Ahmed drives a Mercedes, lives in a mortgage free house and has a lot of money to spend.
Hamid only brings in 2 to 3 pounds a day.
Hamid asks Ahmed how he manages to bring home a suitcase full of £10 notes every day.
Ahmed says, “Look at your sign – It says, ‘I have no work, a wife and six kids to support.’
Britons who see that, do not feel as if they have accomplished anything by giving you money. You will still have no job and a large family. Now look at my sign.”
So Hamid looks and Ahmed’s sign reads, ‘I only need another £10 to move back to India.