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  1. Scotland Yard drops money laundering case against Pakistan's MQMRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | DNA India

    Scotland Yard has dropped its probe into the money laundering allegations against Pakistan's Muttahida Quami Movement party in the UK citing insufficient evidence. The Metropolitan Police said following a detailed "evidential review" and upon receipt of legal advice, it has made the decision to withdraw their application in a civil case under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 for the forfeiture of over 500,000 pounds in cash.

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  2. London police proceeds in MQM chief's caseRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    London [UK], Sept. 16 : Taking notice of the concern raised by Lord Nazir Ahmed in a letter to the Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan Howe over the issue of Muttahida Quami Movement chief Altaf Hussain, the latter has acknowledged that he has sent Ahmed's letter to Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, Specialist Operations for his consideration and response.

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  3. UK responds to Pak's reference against MQM founderRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Sept. 11 : The British authorities have assured Pakistan that the London Police will examine the August 22 speech of Muttahida Quami Movement founder Altaf Hussain that caused rioting in Karachi.

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  4. An American election in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Hill

    Like most Asian countries, Pakistanis love politics. Pakistan itself provides great political entertainment for the masses as we are treated to strikes, long marches, mudslinging and grand charges of corruption almost every day not to mention the constant media trials.

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  5. Pak Chairman Senate meets Lord Speaker, discusses about Kashmir situationRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    London [UK], Sept. 2 : Mian Raza Rabbani, Chairman Senate of Pakistan, met Lord Fowler, Lord Speaker at the British House of Parliament, and discussed ways and means to enhance mutual cooperation between the Senate of Pakistan and the British House of Lords.

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  6. Pakistan asks UK to take action against former party leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Jurist

    Pakistan's Interior Ministry sent a report [NYT report] on Altaf Hussain [official profile] to British authorities on Tuesday, alleging that the self-exiled party leader had incited violence and disturbed law and order. Altaf Hussain is a British national and founder of the Muttahida Quami movement , which is a secular party representing ethnic Mohajirs, who fled to Pakistan from India during the 1947 partition.

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  7. Pak Rangers draw flak for demolishing MQM officesRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Lahore[Pakistan], Aug. 30 : Criticizing the Rangers for demolishing the Muttahida Quami Movement offices in Sindh, Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah called the move a counter-productive act which would invoke more sympathies for the political party. "It is not the mandate of the Rangers to demolish or close MQM offices.

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  8. US calls upon Pakistan to respect law in MQM crackdownRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Washington [USA], Aug. 29 : Over Pakistan's crackdown on Muttahida Quami Movement after its founder Altaf Hussain's inciteful speech that led to violence in Karachi on August 22, the US State Department has said the United States continues to support Pakistan's efforts to maintain law and order in Karachi. But the State Department also reminded the Pakistan government that all such efforts must be made in accordance with the rule of law, reports the Dawn.

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  9. 'Britisher' Altaf Hussain must be taken to task for anti-Pakistan comments: |RashiRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Lahore [Pakistan], Aug.28 : Describing Muttahida Quami Movement leader Altaf Hussain as being more British than Pakistani, Information, Broadcasting Minister and National Heritage Senator Pervaiz Rashid has said that steps need to be taken to take the former to task for his recent anti-Pakistan statements. "Altaf Hussain has been operating from London for a long time and his single call used to result in shutter downs, wheel jams, killing of innocent citizens and bringing Karachi's life to a standstill," the Dawn quoted Rashid, as saying on the sidelines of the 16th Textile Asia 2016 Exhibition that was inaugurated at the Expo Centre here.

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  10. Pakistan Asks Britain to Take Action Against Exiled PoliticianRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Voice of America

    Pakistan says it has formally asked British authorities to take action against the self-exiled leader of a Pakistani political party for inciting this week's deadly violence in Karachi. The man in question is Altaf Hussain, a longtime British citizen, who has been running his Muttahida Quami Movement, or MQM, party from London since fleeing the country 24 years ago.

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  11. US criticises Pakistan for crackdown on Muttahida Quami Movement leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Farooq Sattar, leader of the MQM, addresses a news conference in Karachi, Pakistan, on Tuesday. Their self-exiled leader, Altaf Hussain, delivered a speech by phone from London against the Pakistani government on Monday night.

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  12. Murad Ali Shah new Chief Minister of Pakistan's SindhRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Karachi, July 29 : Syed Murad Ali Shah, of the Pakistan Peoples Party, was on Friday elected as the new Sindh Chief Minister, replacing the elderly Syed Qaim Ali Shah, who was midway through his third term but had resigned earlier this week on the party's directive. Murad Ali Shah, who was currently provincial Finance Minister and is the son of former Chief Minister Abdullah Shah , secured 88 votes against three in the favour of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's Khurram Sher Zaman, in the election in the assembly, Dawn online reported.

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  13. Dreaming of Kashmir? Worry about Karachi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | The Times of India

    Maintaining that MQM was the only liberal, secular political party in Pakistan, party chief Altaf Hussain urged the Obama administration to send observers to Karachi to monitor the human rights violations, arguing if Washington can do it for other countries, it should do so for Pakistan too.

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  14. Pakistan: Ensure Safety of Five ActivistsRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2016 | Amnesty International USA

    Five political activists; four from the Muttahida Quami Movement political party, one from the Pak Sarzameen Party, are at risk of torture and other ill-treatment while awaiting trial.

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  15. MQM Seeks US Intervention to Protect Muhajirs in PakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Outlook

    Pakistan's Muttahida Quami Movement has sought intervention of the US lawmakers into alleged human rights violations against the Muhajir community in the country by army and security forces. Members of the MQM on Tuesday submitted a two-page memorandum to US lawmakers, appealing them to ask the Pakistani army to stop "human rights violations" against Muhajirs.

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  16. Pakistan: Banned Jihadi groups collect funds for Jihad in KashmirRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Karachi, July 2 : Amid times when Pakistan is repeatedly making strong claims that it is not a haven for terrorism and terrorist activities, a video has appeared where banned Jihadi groups can be seen openly collecting funds for Jihad against the United States and Kashmir in the name of Ramzan charities. In a video that has appeared from Karachi, two-three people, claiming themselves to be supporters of Jihad, are seen asking for charity in broad day-light.

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  17. Pakistan: Banned Jihadi groups collect funds for Jihad in KashmirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | India.com

    Karachi, July 2: Amid times when Pakistan is repeatedly making strong claims that it is not a haven for terrorism and terrorist activities, a video has appeared where banned Jihadi groups can be seen openly collecting funds for Jihad against the United States and Kashmir in the name of Ramzan charities. In a video that has appeared from Karachi, two-three people, claiming themselves to be supporters of Jihad, are seen asking for charity in broad day-light.

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  18. Pakistan: video of banned Jihadi groups collect funds for Jihad in KashmirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | The Indian Express

    In a video that has appeared from Karachi, two-three people, claiming themselves to be supporters of Jihad, are seen asking for charity in broad day-light. Amid times when Pakistan is repeatedly making strong claims that it is not a haven for terrorism and terrorist activities, a video has appeared where banned Jihadi groups can be seen openly collecting funds for Jihad against the United States and Kashmir in the name of Ramzan charities.

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  19. Pakistan: Investigation crucial after Karachi political activist tortured and killed in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Amnesty International

    Pakistani authorities must carry out an independent, thorough and transparent inquiry into the torture and death of political activist Aftab Ahmad while he was in the custody of the Rangers, a paramilitary force under the command of the Pakistan Army, Amnesty International said today. The call comes after the Director-General of the Rangers, Maj.

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  20. Britain hesitant to own claims of Shehryar Niazi against MQMRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... British Government is aware of media reports alleging that the Government of India has funded the Muttahida Quami Movement political party. The conduct of political parties in Pakistan is a matter for the Pakistani authorities." The copies of letter ...

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