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PPP’s power show forces factions of MQM to mend fences

PPP’s power show forces factions of MQM to mend fences

KARACHI;Bahadurabad and PIB factions of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) have on Thursday agreed to mend their deteriorating relations in the wake of successful power show staged by Pakistan Peoples Party in MQM s bastion Liaquatabad, inside-aware told Dunya News. Sources privy to development stated that heads of MQM-B Amir Khan and MQM-PIB Farooq Sattar met here […]

Seize properties of MQM founder, court orders

Seize properties of MQM founder, court orders

The court was hearing the Imran Farooq murder case. Unidentified men killed the 50-year-old MQM leader outside his house in London on September 16, 2010. On Wednesday, the court issued perpetual warrants of arrest for the MQM founder and ordered that his Pakistani ID be blocked. The Federal Investigation Agency prosecutor Khawaja Imtiaz presented a […]

MQM Did Nothing Except Target Killing For 33 Years: Shah

MQM Did Nothing Except Target Killing For 33 Years: Shah

Sukkur : The opposition leader in National Assembly and PPP senior leader Khursheed Shah slammed MQM-B leader Khalid Maqbool speech against PPP and retaliated that MQM had the part of federal and provincial government for 33 years, however they did not even set up any single university. Talking to journalists after attending a ceremony in […]

Wasay Jalil quits MQM with ‘heavy heart’

Wasay Jalil quits MQM with ‘heavy heart’

Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) on Saturday suffered an irreparable loss as former stalwart Wasay Jalil tendered resignation with immediate effect. “With heavy heart I tender my resignation from MQM with immediate effect. I am thankful to F&L Altaf Hussain for giving me responsibilities of member CCC/TownMayor. I Request to all Mohajirs to leave aside their […]

ATC sentences MQM activist to 10 years in prison

ATC sentences MQM activist to 10 years in prison

An anti-terrorism court in Karachi sentenced a Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) activist to 10 years in prison on Wednesday for possession of illegal weapons. The activist Shakeel alias Banarsi was arrested in Rangers’ raid on MQM headquarters Nine Zero in 2015. The court also imposed a Rs100,000 fine. The illegal weapons had been recovered from Federal […]

Imran questions MQM’s Karachi protest

Imran questions MQM’s Karachi protest

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan on Wednesday said that the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) should not punish the people of Pakistan for an action carried out in London by the British government, He said that the party should hold protests over the arrest of MQM chief Altaf Hussain in the United Kingdom instead. […]

Pakistani High Commission seeks consular access to Altaf

Pakistani High Commission seeks consular access to Altaf

LONDON: The Pakistan High Commission has sought access to MQM chief Altaf Hussain. The Pakistan High Commission had approached the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office on Tuesday for consular services to Altaf Hussain but has not received a reply. The letter to the Foreign and Commonwealth office was written on the directives of Prime Minister […]

Protest to continue until Altaf’s safety assured: Sattar

Protest to continue until Altaf’s safety assured: Sattar

The MQM leader said Hussain’s health was his biggest concern at the moment. He also said that no charges had been pressed against the MQM chief, adding that detention without charges contradicted the tenets of justice. Sattar said nobody could be arrested for questioning in Britain. He also refuted the news that Hussain’s bail application […]

Pakistan’s Karachi in lockdown after politician arrested in London

Pakistan’s Karachi in lockdown after politician arrested in London

Altaf Hussain, leader of the powerful Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and wanted in Pakistan in relation to a murder case, was arrested in northwest London where he has lived in self-imposed exile since the early 1990s. Police said a 60-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of money-laundering during a morning raid but declined to confirm […]

MQM stages sit-in at Numaish Chowrangi

MQM stages sit-in at Numaish Chowrangi

KARACHI: Mutahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) activists on Tuesday staged a sit-in at Numaish Chowrangi to show solidarity with their leader Altaf Hussai who is held by police in London in alleged money laundering case. Earlier, addressing the activists at Nine Zero, MQM leader Haider Abbas Rizvi said that the activists would now stage sit-in at […]