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MQM Chief Applies for Pakistani Travel Documents

MQM Chief Applies for Pakistani Travel Documents

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 12:24

[caption id="attachment_36721" align="alignright" width="360"] Altaf Hussain[/caption] Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain has submitted an application to obtain Pakistani passport and computerized national identity card (CNIC), the Foreign Office confirmed on Monday. According to the spokesperson ...

High Treason Case Against Pervez Musharraf Resumes Today

High Treason Case Against Pervez Musharraf Resumes Today

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 12:01

A three-member special court will resume the hearing of high treason case against former President Pervez Musharraf today (Tuesday) at the premises of Federal Shariat Court. [caption id="attachment_36713" align="alignnone" width="600"] Pervez Musharraf[/caption] It should be mentioned here that the special ...

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Imran Khan Offers Probe Into his Tax Returns

Imran Khan Offers Probe Into his Tax Returns

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 10:21

Chief of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan on Tuesday criticized the government for its tax collection policies and offered probe into his own tax returns, news reported. [caption id="attachment_36491" align="alignright" width="378"] Imran Khan[/caption] “Tax collection cannot be ...

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When Mothers Eat Too Little (Thar Famine)

When Mothers Eat Too Little (Thar Famine)

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 10:42

Clad in a ghagra that swirls as she walks, she presents a colourful sight, unlike her often colourless life. Her arms are covered in white bangles worn almost up to her shoulders, a mark that she is married. But the arms of Najma Chandio are much too thin; ...

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Siraj ul Haq Replaces Munawar Hasan as Jamat-e-Islami Head

Siraj ul Haq Replaces Munawar Hasan as Jamat-e-Islami Head

Monday, March 31, 2014 10:18

For the first time in the history of Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan a sitting Ameer (chief) failed to clinch a second term in office despite being in the race. Syed Munawar Hasan will be succeeded by Sirajul Haq after JI’s electoral college picked him on Sunday to head the party ...

Pakistan Execution Pause Termed a Success Story (International Death Penalty Report)

Pakistan Execution Pause Termed a Success Story (International Death Penalty Report)

Thursday, March 27, 2014 10:22

Over 8,500 death-row prisoners are languishing in jails across Pakistan and the number continues to swell as the judiciary hands down one death sentence after another. [caption id="attachment_36302" align="alignright" width="265"] Death Sentences[/caption] An astonishing 226 people were ...

Owais Muzaffar Unveils Solar Energy Plan for Thatta (Development in Rural Sindh)

Owais Muzaffar Unveils Solar Energy Plan for Thatta (Development in Rural Sindh)

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:08

[caption id="attachment_36260" align="alignleft" width="384"] Owais Muzaffar[/caption] Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) central leader Syed Owais Muzaffar on Monday announced to provide solar electricity to 3,500 households in district Thatta of Sindh, where, he said, two million trees will also ...

PPP and MQM Allies Again

PPP and MQM Allies Again

Saturday, March 22, 2014 10:46

MQM has finally decided to join Sindh government, media reported. Sources privy to the matters confirmed MQM has green-signaled a power-sharing alliance with PPP in Sindh. They further added that MQM will be offered five ministries to start with. [caption id="attachment_36232" align="alignnone" width="600"]...

Shaikh Rasheed says MQM will be in Sindh Govt Very Soon

Shaikh Rasheed says MQM will be in Sindh Govt Very Soon

Friday, March 21, 2014 11:18

Awami Muslim League’s (AML) Shaikh Rasheed Thursday claimed that Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) was all set to join Sindh government, news reported. [caption id="attachment_36205" align="alignnone" width="600"] Nadeem Malik Live[/caption] His latest prophecy comes at a time when Pakistan People’s ...

Asif Zardari Calls Vital Meeting Today

Asif Zardari Calls Vital Meeting Today

Friday, March 21, 2014 10:41

[caption id="attachment_36191" align="alignright" width="360"] Asif Zardari[/caption] Intent on effecting a change in the provincial setup by forming a coalition with Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), former President and co-chairman of Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari called the ...