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  • MQM chief’s call for Sindh division inappropriate: CM

    SUKKUR: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has said Muttahida Qaumi Movement chief Altaf Hussain’s reiterating call for dividing Sindh is simply inappropriate...

    The Pakistan Peoples Party would never allow the division of Sindh as the party had already made it clear that division of the province was unacceptable, he said...

  • Sattar says MQM-P doesn’t want division of Sindh

    HYDERBAD: Maintaining that his party is against the division of Sindh, Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan chief Dr Farooq Sattar has urged “Sindhi-speaking” youths to understand what their “Urdu-speaking” brethren are thinking so that both sides can work together to end the gulf between people of the rural and urban areas...

    “We believe in Sindh’s integrity...

  • Fireworks in PA as PPP, Muttahida lock horns over division of Sindh

    KARACHI: The burning issue of creating more provinces once again echoed in the Sindh Assembly on Monday when lawmakers from the ruling Pakistan Peoples Party declared that no one could divide Sindh and opposition Muttahida Qaumi Movement members insisted that creation of more administrative units, including a Mohajir province, was the only solution to all governance related problems...

    Monday was the fifth day of a general discussion...

  • CM, opposition leader oppose division of Sindh

    KARACHI: The opposition in the Sindh Assembly appeared to be a house divided over the controversy involving the demand by the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan for dividing the province when all members of the Grand Democratic Alliance, and several lawmakers of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf, including Leader of the Opposition Firdous Shamim Naqvi, stood with the treasury benches to oppose the Muttahida’s demand...

    The house got divided...

  • Opposition wants governor fired for remarks on Sindh’s division

    ISLAMABAD: The opposition in the Senate on Thursday demanded resignation of Sindh Governor Imran Ismail for his remarks about division of the province while Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) lawmakers defended the view, saying there was room in the Constitution for creating more administrative units in a province...

    The issue was raised by the Pakistan Peoples Party’s Sassui Palijo who, speaking on a point of public importance, said the...

  • Imran rejects MQM-P’s demand for division of Sindh

    KARACHI: In what appears to be a setback for his coalition partner Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan that has been demanding a new province to be carved out of Sindh, Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Friday that he was against creation of another province in Sindh...

    The most crucial political stance of PM Khan came during a meeting with leaders of the PTI and coalition parties at the Governor House where he categorically turned down...

  • Reaction forced supporters of Sindh’s division to backtrack: CM Shah

    DADU: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that after a strong reaction by Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari and others to Centre’s move to impose Article 149 on the province, supporters of Sindh’s division have started backtracking on their earlier statements...

    He said that a resolution would be tabled in the Sindh Assembly in recognition of public services of the late Jilani who remained a member...

  • Kamal says his party ‘buried’ ethnic politics by opposing Sindh’s division

    KARACHI: Pak Sarzameen Party chairman Syed Mustafa Kamal said on Tuesday that his party had ended ethnic politics in Sindh by clearly taking a stand against the division of the province...

    “We have burnt the Sindhi and Mohajir cards by speaking against the division of Sindh and now the people of the province have been asking both the MQM and PPP what they have done for them,” he told a press conference...

  • Division of Sindh constitutionally impossible, declares Murad

    KARACHI: Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said Sindh is our motherland and the people talking about its bifurcation are not only its enemies but they are the enemies of Pakistan...

    “This is a sensitive issue and I want to warn enemies of Pakistan don’t play with Sindh, otherwise it would cause them costly,” he told a press conference on Monday...

  • Tour de Sindh riders reach Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: Tour de Sindh cycle race partcipants were greeted with a warm welcome when they reached Hyderabad on Monday ...

    The cyclists paddled their way to University of Sindh, Jamshoro where Vice Chancellor Prof...

  • COAS visits Sindh Regimental Centre Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Sindh Regimental Centre, Hyderabad, on Thursday and laid floral wreath on Yadgar-i-Shuhada to pay homage to martyrs of Sindh Regiment who laid down their lives for the defence of the motherland...

    The COAS later pinned ranks to Lieutenant General Nadeem Raza as Colonel Commandant of the Sindh Regiment at a special ceremony which was attended by a large number of...

  • Parts of Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas districts stay shut on MQM call for Sindh-wide shutdown

    HYDERABAD: A partial strike was observed in Hyderabad and Mirpurkhas districts while the routine life in other parts of Sindh remained unaffected on Saturday in response to a call for a business and transport shutdown in the province given by the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) as part of its ‘nationwide day of mourning’ against the killing of four of its activists in Karachi a day earlier...

    Sindh Rangers claimed that the MQM...

  • Parts of Hyderabad district shut on MQM’s call for Sindh-wide strike

    HYDERABAD: The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) call for a Sindh-wide strike on Wednesday was responded positively in the Hyderabad and Latifabad talukas and parts of Mirpurkhas city but general ignored by people of all other interior districts...

    In Hyderabad district, main markets, bazaars and shops remained closed and vehiclar traffic off the road in two talukas, Hyderabad and Latifabad, but the routine life in Qasimabad was not...

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