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PML-N lawmakers receiving ‘anonymous phone calls’: Rana Sana

LAHORE: Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah said on Thursday that PML-N lawmakers were receiving anonymous phone calls in which they were being told not to attend the upcoming National Assembly session. Speaking exclusively to SAMAA TV, Rana Sanaullah said that this whole practice of phone calls being received from ‘unknown caller ID’ should be abolished….

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Faisal Vawda didn’t inform party about MQM-PSP meeting: Imran

ISLAMABAD: PTI chief Imran Khan said on Tuesday that party leader Faisal Vawda had attended the MQM-PSP meeting without informing him or anyone else. Speaking exclusively in Nadeem Malik Live, Imran said that he had heard about Faisal Vawda being present in MQM-PSP meetings from Nadeem Malik’s program. “Arif Alvi, who is the President of…

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Does Amir Khan want to replace Farooq Sattar as MQM chief?

KARACHI: Senior Deputy Convener of MQM-Pakistan, Amir Khan said on Monday that he did not wish to replace Dr Farooq Sattar as the party’s chief since the latter was the best choice for the post.  Ina  detailed interview with Shahzad Iqbal for SAMAA TV’s ‘Awaaz’ program, Amir Khan said that he did not wish to…

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Was PTI’s Faisal Vawda present in MQM-PSP meetings?

KARACHI: MQM-Pakistan representative Khawaja Izhar said on Monday that he could not answer for sure whether PTI leader Faisal Vawda was present in the MQM-PSP meetings or not. Speaking exclusively to SAMAA TV, Khawaja Izhar said that he could not answer the question whether Faisal Vawda was present in the PSP-MQM meetings or not since…

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If my mother was alive, I would never use her for politics: Kamal slams Farooq Sattar

KARACHI: PSP chief Syed Mustafa Kamal on Saturday slammed MQM-Pakistan chief Dr Farooq Sattar chastising him indirectly for using his mother for political purposes.  Addressing party supporters, Kamal lashed out at Farooq Sattar for speaking like a hypocrite. “I don’t know how to indulge in this politics of hypocrisy,” he said. “If my mother was…

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Ninety-percent of PSP’s total workers want to join MQM-P: Faisal Sabzwari

KARACHI: MQM-Pakistan leader Faisal Sabzwari made tall claims on Saturday when he said that ninety-percent of PSP workers and supporters were in contact with his party’s leadership and were ready to jump ship.  Speaking to media personnel, the veteran MQM-Pakistan leader said that Mustafa Kamal’s politics was about to end soon as his party workers…

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I helped recover 70 Mohajir missing persons out of 100: Mustafa Kamal

KARACHI: PSP chief Syed Mustafa Kamal said on Saturday that he had helped recover 70 Mohajir persons who were missing out of 100 and returned them to their mothers.  “I helped return 70 missing Mohajir persons to their mothers but then Farooq Sattar issued a statement inquiring why missing persons were being found from Khayaban-e-Sehar,”…

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MQM-P was created in the office of ex-DG Rangers Sindh: Mustafa Kamal

KARACHI: PSP chief Syed Mustafa Kamal on Saturday claimed that MQM-Pakistan was made in the office of ex-DG Rangers Sindh General Bilal Akbar following the August 22 speech by Altaf Hussain.  “MQM-Pakistan was made in the office of Major General Bilal Akbar, who was then DG Rangers Sindh,” he said. “I am sick and tired…

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Establishment arranged meeting between us and Farooq Sattar: Mustafa Kamal

KARACHI: PSP chief Syed Mustafa Kamal said on Saturday that the establishment arranged a meeting between him and Dr Farooq Sattar at the behest of the latter.  “Yes, the establishment arranged a meeting between us and Farooq Sattar at his behest,” he said. “When we arrived there, Sattar was already present.” PSP chief Syed Mustafa…

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Mustafa Kamal hits back at Farooq Sattar

Karachi: At a fiery press conference, Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) chief Mustafa Kamal on Saturday responded Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan chief Farooq Sattar.   Live Updates   2:50 pm – Mustafa Kamal assured that there will be no fighting between PSP and MQM. “We will clock all graveyards, nobody will be killed. The people of Karachi…

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MQM-P leaders visit ‘Martyrs Monument’

Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) chief Dr. Farooq Sattar accompanied by party leaders and supporters visited “Martyrs’ Monument” in Azizabad’s Jinnah Ground on Saturday (today). Live Updates 02:15 pm – Farooq Sattar and all members of MQM-P’s Coordination Committee reached Yadgar-e-Shuhada where they offered fateha amid a charged atmosphere. They vowed not to let the blood…

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Mustafa Kamal to counter Farooq Sattar’s charges today

KARACHI: Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) Chairman Mustafa Kamal is all set to respond to MQM-P chief Farooq Sattar’s charges regarding humiliation of ‘Mohajir community’ today (Saturday). Mustafa Kamal issued a brief message to media on Friday, asking Sattar to hold on for his response. PSP leader will visit central district of the mega city along…

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PSP-MQM alliance: Battle of Karachi throne begins

With apology to Shakespeare, ‘Uncertainty Thy Name Is Politics’ especially when it comes to Pakistan which saw a U-turn late Wednesday as Muttahida Quami Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) and Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) joined hands for the upcoming elections. Addressing a joint press conference, top leaders of the two parties i.e. Farooq Sattar and Syed Mustafa Kamal…

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Farooq Sattar announces ‘Yadgar-e-Shuhuda’ march in video message

KARACHI: MQM-Pakistan chief Dr Farooq Sattar on Friday announced a march to ‘Yadgar-e-Shuhuda’ located at Azizabad.  In a video message, the MQM-Pakistan chief announced that his party would take out a march from Ayesha Manzil till Yadgar-e-Shuhuda to honour the people who had laid down their lives for Pakistan. “To pay tribute to our martyrs,…

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Musharraf returns to the political scene with 23-party strong alliance

All Pakistan Muslim League (AML) chief and former army chief General (r) Pervez Musharraf formed a 23-party alliance on Friday.  The decision came just one day after the collapse of the MQM-PSP alliance fall out after Farooq Sattar conducted a controversial press conference in which he resigned. Also read: MQM-P leader Farooq Sattar quits politics…

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MQMP-PSP alliance: What happened in just one day? 

The Muttahida Quami Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) and Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) entered into a bond of love on November 8; however, they parted ways the very next day even before any joint venture takes place.  Watch what happened yesterday in contrast with what happened the day before.

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MQM-P chief Farooq Sattar takes back his resignation

KARACHI: MQM-P chief Dr. Farooq Sattar took back his resignation after his mother urged him to not quit politics and forge unity within the ranks of the party.

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MQM-P leader Farooq Sattar quits politics

KARACHI: Veteran MQM-P leader Dr Farooq Sattar has announced that he is leaving politics respectfully. “I will visit Shuhada Qubristan on Saturday after the culmination of Chehlum as nobody can stop me from going there,” Dr Farooq Sattar said. “I want to announced that I am distancing myself from MQM-P and politics on the occasion…

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Dr Farooq Sattar to hold important press conference today

KARACHI: MQM-Pakistan chief Dr Farooq Sattar will hold an important press conference on Thursday. Not much has been learned as to what Dr Farooq Sattar will say during his press conference but political pundits are of the opinion that it will be a setback for the unstable alliance between MQM and PSP that started to…

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MQM will remain with its name, manifesto and symbol: Kanwar Naveed

KARACHI: MQM-Pakistan Deputy Convener Kanwar Naveed said on Thursday that the party will remain with its manifesto, election symbol and name. Speaking to media personnel after presiding over an important meeting of the party, Naveed said that the entire Rabita Committee had placed confidence in the leadership of Sattar. “Some confusions were created after yesterday’s…

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Amir Khan revolts against MQM-PSP alliance

KARACHI: Senior MQM-Pakistan leader Amir Khan said on Thursday that he categorically rejected the demand to dissolve MQM and contest elections under a new symbol or party. “I am standing by the name of MQM and its election symbol,” he said. “Will disclose my next plan of action after meeting with the Rabita Committee.” Read:…

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