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Govt to redress MQM’s grievances: Fawad Chaudhry

KARACHI: Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday assured Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan (MQM-P) that the government would address its grievances.  While talking to MQM-P Rabita Committee members at Bhadurabad, Fawad Chaudhry said that MQM-P is the collation partner of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in the province and centre.   The minister said that he would convey the grievances of MQM-P to Prime Minter Imran Khan and added that MQM has an important role in the politics of Karachi and Sindh. Karachi…

MQM rejects Karachi by-election results, calls party meeting today

KARACHI: The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has rejected the by-election results in two Karachi constituencies and summoned a meeting of the party's Rabita Committee on Monday (today), ARY News reported. MQM-P Deputy Convener Kanwar Naveed Jameel and other party leaders in a press conference on Sunday alleged that the results were changed in the end time claiming that the MQM candidates were leading the contest with hundreds of votes earlier. The PTI candidates Aftab Siddiqui and Shahzad Qureshi were returned elected…

Farooq Sattar quits MQM Rabita Committee over ‘personal reasons’

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan leader Dr Farooq Sattar has resigned from the party’s Rabita Committee, the top decision making forum of the party. Sattar said he resigned from the top body over ‘personal reasons’, and submitted his resignation to the party. His resignation comes after a week when he publicly stated that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf offered him to contest the upcoming by-elections from  NA-247 on the party ticket. “I am consulting my close friends over the offer,” he said while speaking…

“Will not work with Amir Khan”, says Farooq Sattar

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan (MQM-P) senior leader Farooq Sattar says that he is ready to work along with the Rabita Committee if Amir Khan is not a part of it. While Addressing the Media, Farooq Sattar openly disclosed his disagreement with fellow party leader Amir Khan, said that prior to this on two occasions there have been conflicts between the two and that he cannot work with Amir anymore. He further added that his authority in the past has been a façade just like what Khalid Maqbool has been…

Farooq Sattar convenes meeting as rift within MQM-P continues

KARACHI: Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM-P) chief Farooq Sattar has convened a meeting of the party coordination committee at the head office in Bahadurabad on Friday evening, ARY News reported. Addressing media outside his residence in PIB Colony, Farooq Sattar said the decision was made by consulting his close aides. He said that a system where one is given responsibilities but cannot take decisions cannot work anywhere. He maintained that he was the elected head of the party and had the authority to issue tickets to…

MQM-P Rabita Committee member bailed out in two cases

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) Rabita Committee member Shahid Pasha has been bailed in two case, ARY News reported. He was arrested 10 months ago following a hate speech delivered by MQM founder and attack on ARY News office in Saddar on August 22, 2016. He was arrested for “facilitating” the hate speech and attack on the news channel. Jail Superintendent has received Pasha’s release orders, after the latter submitted Rs2 million bonds. Shahid Pasha is expected to soon hold a press conference in…

Founder MQM seeks help from Modi

LONDON: In another controversial statement, Founder Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has termed 'efforts and sacrifices of Muhajirs’ ancestors as a mistake by calling on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene, ARY News reported. The statement made on Pakistan Day, on March 23, exposes the anti-Pakistan designs of the MQM-Founder as he seeks help of India against Pakistan. In his statement he laments," our forefathers made mistake by founding Pakistan." The statement by founder of MQM declares people of Karachi…

Rabita Committee terms statement of MQM Founder a conspiracy

KARACHI: Just after a statement made by the Founder Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), appealing Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an intervention, Rabita Committee of MQM-P has said that such statements intend to put patriotism of Muhajirs under question while terming it a conspiracy against the community, ARY News reported. In a statement issued here, the Rabita Committee has condemned the recent statement made by Founder MQM and vowed to foil such conspiracies at all platforms against Muhajir patriotism.…