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Altaf Hussain MQM and Karachi

How MQM destroyed Karachi and the Urdu Speaking Mohajirs

Karachi Walay or Altaf Hussain Around 22 years ago, my brother was brutally tortured by APMSO workers inside the canteen of his college. I very distinctly remember that day. Back then it meant that if you were taken by THEM, you would not come back alive. Back then, we did not have cell phones so […]

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Day of suffering for Karachi as MQM Chief Altaf Hussain arrested in London

Karachi went into panic mode after news of MQM chief Altaf Hussain’s arrest by London Metropolitan Police was made public. From MQM’s initial denial of arrest to the statement that he was taken to police station for “an interview”, the half-truths and distorted facts continued, statements changed as the day progressed. Eventually it was concluded […]

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Panic grips Karachi as MQM chief Altaf Hussain allegedly arrested in London

Karachi shutter downs as news of MQM chief Altaf Hussain being arrested by London Metropolitan police on account of money laundering is telecasted from TV news channels. According to Samaa TV, London Metropolitan Police informed Pakistani authorities at least 3 days earlier about their intention to arrest Altaf Hussain. Interior Ministry directed law enforcement agencies […]

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Altaf Hussain: From Father of Nation to Leader of Nation

The people of Karachi, who are going through their worst times by facing issues like target killing, extortion and long hours of unannounced load shedding were pushed in another dilemma when the city’s main political party, MQM pasted posters, banners and hoardings with the pictures of Altaf Hussain, describing him as the Father of Nation in the […]

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BBC Documentary names alleged killers of Dr Imran Farooq, says they are kept in Pakistan

A BBC documentary based on the report of journalist Owen Bennett-Jones talks about the progress in the investigation of assassination of Dr. Imran Farooq, once a senior member of MQM. According to BBC, documents obtained by BBC Newsnight name the suspects as Mohsin Ali Syed and Mohammed Kashif Khan Kamran. They are believed to be […]

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Mustafa Kamal left MQM, took refuge in Dubai

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Sindh Governor Ishratul Ibad left for a personal visit of Dubai, family to follow suit

According to news reports, Sindh Governor Ishratul Ibad has left for personal visit of Dubai. He has asked his family to join him there. He may leave for Singapore from Dubai. Rumours are rife that Ishratul Ibad has resigned from his post. Analysts are saying that this means that the ongoing operation in Karachi may […]

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Naeem Ahmed, ex MQM member, forms MQM Imran Farooq Shaheed Group

MQM is under pressure since past so many months. While the proceedings on the cases of the assassination of Dr. Imran Farooq and money laundering allegations against MQM leadership seems to stall, a splinter group has been formed in the ranks of MQM – led by Naeem Ahmed, who is currently playing a pivota role […]

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Israr Hussain, brother of MQM Chief Altaf Hussain, fired from Pakistan Consulate in Toronto, Canada

According to this news report, 3 employees of Pakistan Consulate in Toronto, Canada are fired with immediate effect. These include Israr Hussain, brother of MQM Chief Altaf Hussain. At least three functionaries, stationed at Pakistan’s Consulate General in Toronto, Canada, have been relieved from their duties with immediate effect, Geo News reported. A notification to […]

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Dr Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui to replace Altaf Hussain as MQM Chief

The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Deputy Convener Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui will be made the successor of Altaf Hussain, the MQM leader and founder, if the London-based leader is charged for any of the three offences he is being investigated for under English laws. A source close to the MQM has told The News that Altaf […]

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