Monthly Archives: November 2011

Dr Imran Farooq murder: London police arrest 2 suspects

 London police commisioner Bernard Hogan-Howe has confirmed that two alleged killers of MQM’s leader Dr Imran Farooq were arrested in Karachi. The Police Commissioner has been quoted by a London-based newspaper stating that the killers would not be allowed to roam freely … Continue reading

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Faryal Talpur-owned Indus Air to replace PIA

There is not a single day without any news about Pakistan International Airline, but not for any good reason rather all about its ailing financial health, poor performance, flights delay, emergency landings and etc. But there are some latest and … Continue reading

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Imran vows to field 1,000 candidates in next elections

            Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said on Wednesday that he would field 1,000 candidates across the country in the next general elections. Imran was speaking at a press conference called to announce Dr … Continue reading

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Gearing up: Imran calls his party bigwigs to discuss alliances, strategy

Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has called a crucial party meeting on November 13 to review its anti-government and anti-Nawaz Sharif campaign and to discuss forging alliances with like-minded groups and parties for the next general election. The party will … Continue reading

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Fresh war of words between Wasan and Mirza

A fresh and ferocious war of words has broken out between Sindh Home Minister Manzoor Wasan and his predecessor Zulfikar Mirza, laying bare the internecine warfare in the Pakistan People’s Party. Normally jovial and rather soft-spoken, Wasan accused Mirza on … Continue reading

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 Pakistan drew their test match agaisnt Sri Lanka in Sharjah to win the three match test series 1-0 after Pakistani batsmen finishing the last day on 87 for four. Needing 255 to win after Sri Lanka had declared for 181 … Continue reading

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Presidential order on LG system: Status quo until talks with MQM complete

In what appears to be an attempt to avoid another round of intra-coalition acrimony, President Asif Ali Zardari has asked the leadership of the ruling Pakistan Peoples Party in Sindh not to make any decisions on the local government system … Continue reading

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The rally was over a week ago but the dividends have only started to materialise. With manifestly popular support under its belt, the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf has set out to reap the political windfall from its October 30 gathering. A PTI delegation … Continue reading

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People want to know who killed BB: Mirza

Former Sindh home minister Dr Zulfikar Mirza has described as wishful thinking the provincial government’s move to introduce a new local bodies system after Eid. Addressing his supporters at Nasim Nagar Chowk on Sunday, he said: “We will not accept … Continue reading

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Nation celebrate Eidul Azha

 Eidul Azha is being celebrated across the country with religious zeal and fervour. After Eid prayers, the faithful are sacrificing camels, cows, goats, rams and sheep to revive the Sunnah of Prophet Hazrat Ibrahim (AS). The process will continue on … Continue reading

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