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Fawad Chaudhry to take MQM leadership in confidence over fake accounts JIT report: sources

KARACHI: Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry will meet Muttahida Qaumi Movement- Pakistan (MQM-P) leadership and will take them into confidence over the JIT report in fake accounts case, sources told ARY News on Monday. According to details, the minister, who will arrive in Karachi on a short visit to the province is likely to meet coalition partner MQM-P leadership and will take them into confidence over ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) future strategy over findings Joint Investigation Team (JIT) in…

‘Major suspect’ arrested in Ali Raza Abidi assassination case: sources

KARACHI: Police and intelligence agencies have arrested a major suspect in the murder case of former MNA Ali Raza Abidi from Karachi airport, sources told ARY News on Friday.  According to sources, police arrested a "top suspect" when he was trying to fly abroad from Karachi airport and have moved him to an undisclosed location. Moreover, the police, acting on the information provided by the two arrested suspects, have arrested three more people from different areas of the city. Sources added that police will announce…

MQM founder behind recent unrest in Karachi, says Vawda

RAWALPINDI: Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda on Friday said that Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder and current MQM-London chief is behind the recent unrest in Karachi, ARY News reported.  Addressing media in Rawalpindi alongside Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed, the minister said that his analysis suggests that the recent unrest in Karachi and the killing of former MNA Ali Raza Abidi is directly linked to London based MQM founder and "some of his cronies". Faisal Vawda also said that some…

Pistol used in Ali Raza Abidi’s assassination used before in Liaquatabad murder: sources

KARACHI: The pistol used in the killing of former MNA Ali Raza Abidi was used before in the killing of a man named Ehtisham on December 10, sources within police's Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) told ARY News on Wednesday. According to details, a forensic examination of the bullet shells recovered from the crime scene revealed that the same 30-bore pistol was used in the killing of man named Ehtisham in Liaquatabad area of the city. The man named Ehtisham was killed over some minor dispute in Liaquatabad area…

MQM-P announces three-day mourning over Abidi’s assassination

KARACHI: The leadership of Muttahida Quami Movement - Pakistan (MQM-P) on Wednesday announced three days of mourning (Youm-e-Sog) over the assassination of their former party leader Ali Raza Abidi.  According to details, all political activities will be halted while the party offices will also remain closed. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, convener of MQM-P, has appealed his party workers to attend the funeral prayers of Abidi today. The last rituals of slain former MNA, who was gunned down late night on Dec 25, will be offered…

SHC grants bail to MQM ‘hitman’, others in police van attack case

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Tuesday granted post arrest bail to a suspected target killer,  said to be associated with the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), and four others in a case pertaining to an attack on a police van in the Chakra Goth area. A bench of the high court approved bail for Kamran Madhuri and four others against a surety bond of Rs0.5 million each. It directed the jail authorities to release them if they were not required in any other case. The applicants approached the SHC after an…

MQM-South Africa members had task of killing three politicians: sources

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-London (MQM-L) is preparing for a full scale war with law enforcement agencies in Karachi, two suspects belonging to party's South Africa chapter told police on Thursday. According to details, the two MQM-South Africa members arrested from North Karachi on December 11 have told police that MQM-L was preparing for a full scale war against police and the latest task assigned to them was killing of three political leaders. Sources told ARY News that the two suspects named Mustaqeem and…