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Exiled Politician Tells His Pakistan Party He is Still Boss

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik LONDON, Nov 27 – His grip on the powerful Pakistani party he has run for decades under threat, maverick politician Altaf Hussain said from self-imposed exile that he was still in charge and foes within his party would be rejected by voters in a 2018 general election. The sweltering metropolis of Karachi

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MQM Party Headquarters Sealed by Pakistan Forces after TV station Attack

KARACHI, Aug 23 – Pakistani paramilitary forces have sealed the headquarters of a powerful political party in the commercial hub of Karachi and detained five of its top leaders, after supporters of the party stormed the office of a television channel. Supporters of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) rushed to the office of ARY News on

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Protesters Attack Prominent Pakistan TV Station, Shots Fired

KARACHI, Aug 22 – Supporters of a powerful political party in Pakistan‘s southern city of Karachi fired shots at the office of a television channel on Monday before ransacking the building, police said. The protesters belonged to the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), senior superintendent of police Saqib Ismail said. Media reported they were angry about

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