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From cricket uniform to jail uniform

The three suspended Pakistani cricketers found guilty of corruption were sentenced to prison by a crown court judge in London on Thursday. Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif were jailed for 30 months and one year respectively. Mohammad Amir, who pleaded … Continue reading

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Afghans are our brothers, we have sympathy for them: Altaf Hussain

Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain says Afghans are our brothers and we have sympathies for them. Hussain was speaking with Afghan journalists and a Pashtun delegation via telephone from London. The MQM chief said that his party wants … Continue reading

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Spot-fixing trial: Judge refuses to accept Amir’s apology

The judge in the spot-fixing trial involving suspended trio Mohammad Asif, Salman Butt and Mohammad Amir said on Wednesday that he did not accept Amir’s apology. In a startling revelation, over a year after the spot-fixing scandal broke, Amir earlier confessed to … Continue reading

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Butt, Asif found guilty of spot fixing

Former captain Butt, 27, and opening bowlers Asif, 28, and 19-year-old Mohammad Aamir, who had already admitted his part in the scam, plotted to bowl deliberate no-balls at pre-arranged times during the Lord`s test in August last year. Aamir had … Continue reading

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Behind pro-Zardari MQM rally lies a deal with PPP

                  It was after settling its core issues with the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) behind the scenes that the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) arranged a rally in support of President Asif Ali … Continue reading

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OPPOSITION PARTIES MUST NOT DERAIL DEMOCRATIC PROCESS: ALTAF HUSSAIN

Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) chief  Altaf Hussain has said that it was the democratic right of the opposition to disagree and protest with the policies of the government, but the opposition must not take any action that could undermine the … Continue reading

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Baloch protest on front of us embassy in london

The Baloch and Sindhis gathered in front of US embassy in London yesterday to demand the intervention in Balochistan from the international community. The demonstration was organized by the Baloch Human Rights Council (UK), the World Sindhi Congress and Balochistan Liberation Organisation in collaboration with … Continue reading

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