Muttahida Quami Movement

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

Pakistan's Sindh has characteristics of an independent state: US Congressional report

Pakistan's Sindh always possessed characteristics of a "viable independent state", but its role as Punjab's conduit to the sea may be the ultimate reason that successful separatism could not yield results, a first-ever US Congressional report on the strategic province has said.

Nov 10, 2015, 16:39 PM IST

MQM dismisses BBC report on India funding

 Pakistan's Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) today rejected a BBC report that alleged India has been helping the party with funds and training to create unrest in its stronghold of Karachi.

Jun 25, 2015, 23:17 PM 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

Imran accuses UK of double standards in fight against terror

Pakistani politician Imran Khan has accused Britain of double standards in its fight against terrorism, saying it has failed to act against London-based MQM chief Altaf Hussain.

Sep 04, 2013, 17:24 PM IST

Pakistan General Elections 2013: Many turn up to vote despite terror threat

Pakistanis braved Taliban threats to turn up at polling stations Saturday to decide the fate of 23,000 candidates, marking a democratic transition from one elected civilian government to another.

May 11, 2013, 13:40 PM IST

Over 150 killed in Karachi in January

A total of 155 people have been killed in separate incidents of violence in Pakistan`s port city of Karachi this month.

Jan 31, 2013, 20:51 PM IST