Altaf Hussain

Nawaz Sharif being given Polonium to die slow death like Yasser Arafat, claims Altaf Hussain

"Lower platelets count in Nawaz Sharif`s body! A known fact is that `Polonium` (a radioactive element) is used to eliminate enemies. It acts as a slow poison and destroys platelets. The only specialised radioactive laboratory can verify it. The international laboratory must examine it," Hussain first tweeted on November 2.

Nov 06, 2019, 23:30 PM IST

Who is Pakistan's Altaf Hussain who sang the praises of India?

Who is Pakistan's Altaf Hussain who sang the praises of India? Watch this video to know.

Sep 01, 2019, 09:42 AM IST

MQM leader Altaf Hussain exposes Pakistan, sings 'Sare Jahan se Accha Hindustan Hamara'

MQM leader Altaf Hussain launched a direct attack on the civil and military establishments of Pakistan, saying they have been misleading the Pakistanis over the issue of Kashmir for the last 72 years.

Sep 01, 2019, 07:15 AM IST

MQM-L founder Altaf Hussain's nephew arrested in Karachi

 Hussain`s cousin, Khalid is reportedly missing since he was arrested during a raid in Karachi on July 19.

Jul 27, 2017, 12:49 PM IST

Peace in Afghan a 'dream' until terrorism removed in Pakistan: Muttahida Qaumi Movement

The MQM emerged as a largely ethnic party in the 1980s. It has political dominance in in Karachi, Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas and Sukkur.

Jun 01, 2017, 11:07 AM IST

Mr Narendra Modi, pls speak out for 'muhajirs' in Pakistan: MQM chief to Indian PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi should speak out for the rights of 'muhajirs' or refugees in Karachi, Altaf Hussain, the leader of Pakistan's MQM, said on Thursday.

Mar 23, 2017, 15:30 PM IST

Manhunt after banners against MQM leader outside Pak court

The police have launched a manhunt for unidentified persons here, who allegedly put up banners outside the Sindh High Court building and Saddar area, proclaiming those who are traitors of Mutthaida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain, deserve to die.

Sep 06, 2016, 07:31 AM IST

Pak sends formal reference to UK govt against MQM chief

Pakistan has sent a formal reference to the British government against self-exiled Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain for inciting violence in Karachi last week, interior ministry said on Tuesday.

Aug 30, 2016, 23:30 PM IST

Altaf Hussain gives up MQM leadership after calling Pakistan 'cancer'

MQM leader Altaf Hussain has given up control over the party after coming under widespread criticism for calling Pakistan a "cancer", the media reported on Wednesday.

Aug 24, 2016, 14:40 PM IST

Pakistan forces seal MQM party headquarters after TV station attack

The MQM largely draws its support from the descendants of Urdu-speaking migrants from India who dominate Karachi.

Aug 23, 2016, 19:18 PM IST

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.

Sep 07, 2015, 21:23 PM IST

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.

Aug 06, 2015, 01:37 AM IST

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.

Aug 05, 2015, 21:10 PM IST

Former MQM worker who accused Altaf Hussain to be hanged

A former MQM activist, who has accused party chief Altaf Hussain of ordering target killings, will be hanged on April 1, jail officials said, despite reports that Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asked the President to postpone his execution.

Mar 30, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

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.

Mar 18, 2015, 14:04 PM IST

MQM chief Hussain calls for arrest of pro-Taliban Pak cleric

MQM chief Altaf Hussain on Friday called for the arrest of the chief cleric of the controversial Lal Masjid in Islamabad for his statement supporting the Pakistani Taliban.

Dec 20, 2014, 00:51 AM IST

Tension grips Karachi after MQM worker's killing

Tension prevailed here on Wednesday in Pakistan's biggest city and financial hub after MQM chief Altaf Hussain announced countrywide protests over the killing of a party worker in Punjab province.

Dec 10, 2014, 19:00 PM IST

Pakistan faces grave danger from Islamic State: Altaf Hussain

Pakistan faces grave danger from the Islamic State militants, Mutthaida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain warned on Friday and asked the government to take immediate steps to root out its influence.

Oct 31, 2014, 23:39 PM IST

Pak MQM chief claims support for new province

MQM chief Altaf Hussain today claimed that the people of Sindh have spoken out in favour of new provinces in Pakistan by observing a 'black day' against a rival PPP leader's remarks about 'Muhajirs'.

Oct 27, 2014, 01:18 AM IST

New provinces vital for Pakistan's existence: MQM chief

 Leader of Pakistan`s Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) party Altaf Hussain Wednesday pressed for creation of new provinces in the country and warned that Pakistan would be wiped out from the global map if new administrative borders were not drawn, a media report said.

Sep 17, 2014, 12:47 PM IST