When Pakistan's atrocities haunted Nawaz Sharif in US

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif faced protests from various Pakistani groups which held peaceful rallies outside the White House against the police atrocities and violations of human rights under his administration.

Pak court bans broadcast of Altaf Hussain's speeches, images

 A Pakistani court here today banned the broadcast of speeches and images of Altaf Hussain in the electronic and print media on a petition which alleged the self-exiled MQM chief had committed treason.

MQM quits Pak parliament, assembly over Karachi operation

Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) lawmakers today resigned from Pakistan's parliament and Sindh provincial assembly due to differeces over the ongoing security operation in the party's stronghold of Karachi.

Pakistan's MQM seeks Indian Mission's help to safeguard human rights in Karachi
Pakistan's MQM seeks Indian Mission's help to safeguard human rights in Karachi

In what may expose Pakistan's claims that it is fully committed to its citizens, MQM – a political party in Pakistan – has supposedly written some letters to the Indian High Commission, seeking help from the mission over human rights violations in the nation, particularly in Karachi, report claimed on Thursday.

Pakistan court issues arrest warrant for head of key political party

A Pakistani court issued an arrest warrant on Wednesday for the head of the political party that controls Pakistan`s biggest and richest city, court officials said, highlighting rivalries between army and politicians there.

Pakistan's court issues arrest warrant against MQM chief Altaf Hussain

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Wednesday issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against MQM chief Altaf Hussain in connection with a case in which he is accused of threatening Pakistan Rangers in Sindh.

Pakistan paramilitary raids headquarters of political party MQM

Paramilitary forces raided the headquarters of a powerful Karachi political party and arrested two members on Friday, officials said, in a sign of deepening tensions between the army and politicians controlling the biggest and richest city. 

Pak mulling action against India in UN over 'interference'

Pakistan is mulling dragging India to the UN for alleged interference in its affairs after a news report claimed India has been helping the Muttahida Qaumi Movement with funds and training to create unrest in Karachi.

Pakistan alleges BBC report on MQM confirms India hand in unrest

Pakistan Thursday said the BBC report that alleged the MQM received funds and training from India confirmed its "suspicions" about an Indian hand in creating instability in the country.

Pak PM orders probe after reports allege Indian funds for MQM
Pak PM orders probe after reports allege Indian funds for MQM

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today ordered a probe into the funding of Muttahida Qaumi Movement after a report alleged that India has helped the party with funds and training to create trouble in Karachi, the country's largest city.

MQM rejects BBC report of getting funds, training from India

Pakistan's opposition Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Wednesday rejected a news report that claimed India has been helping the party with funds and training to create unrest in the port city of Karachi.

Pakistan executes death row convict

 A convict who had been on death row for 16 years was executed in Pakistan on Tuesday.

Pak Army chief takes 'serious notice' of RAW's activities

Pakistan's Army chief General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday took "serious notice" of the alleged involvement of Indian intelligence agency RAW in "whipping up terrorism" in Pakistan, the military said.

Pakistani military fires rare criticism at political leader

The Pakistani military on Friday lashed out at the leader of one of the country`s biggest political parties, in rare censure of a civilian politician for his sharp criticism of the army.

Pak court sentences 5 MQM activists to 25 yrs' jail

Five activists of Pakistan's Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) were today sentenced to 25 years in prison by an anti-terrorism court here for assaulting policemen and attempt to murder.

Pakistan claims arrest of suspect in politician`s London murder

Pakistan on Monday announced the arrest of a suspect in connection with the 2010 murder of influential politician Imran Farooq in London, terming it a major breakthrough in the highly-charged case.

Anger in Pakistan over Karachi police `executions`

Sohail Ahmed was picked up last December by a bunch of burly men outside his local mosque in Karachi and shoved into an SUV. It was the last time his family saw him alive. 

Pakistan party chief investigated for issuing threats: Officials

Pakistani police have begun investigating the chief of Karachi`s main political party over threats he allegedly made toward law enforcement agencies after a raid on the party`s headquarters last week.

Imran Khan fined for not appearing in court in defamation case

Pakistan opposition leader Imran Khan was on Monday fined Rs 50,000 by a court for not recording his statement in a Rs 5 billion defamation case filed against him by Muttahida Qaumi Movement for allegedly making baseless murder charges against its chief.

Pakistan Rangers raid MQM headquarters in Karachi

A heavy contingent of paramilitary Pakistan Rangers raided the headquarters of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) in Karachi on Wednesday morning, prompting protests by party activists and a call for a day of "peaceful mourning", a media report said Wednesday.