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  • Notices issued in bail plea of Dr Farooq murder suspect

    ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday sought comments from the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on a bail plea filed by a suspect in the murder case of MQM leader Dr Imran Farooq...

    Last year, the FIA arrested Moazzam along with Khalid Shamim and Mohsin Ali for their alleged role in the murder of Dr Farooq...

  • Four men killed in Rangers encounter were MQM workers: Farooq Sattar

    “They were arrested by Rangers a month ago,” Farooq Sattar said, adding that family members of the deceased had identified them as Mohammd Adeel, Kashif Khalil, Shahid Ghulam and Zohaib Ullah...

    ”Farooq Sattar said MQM will observe a day of mourning on Saturday, September 12, to protest the alleged extrajudicial killings of its party workers...

  • Prime suspect in Imran Farooq murder held, says Nisar

    ISLAMABAD: A key character in the murder of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Dr Imran Farooq has been arrested is Karachi, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan disclosed here on Monday...

    The man taken into custody by intelligence and security agencies was responsible for arranging visas, tickets and stay in Britain of two suspected killers of Dr Farooq...

  • Prime suspect in Imran Farooq murder placed under 90-day preventive detention

    KARACHI: The prime suspect in the murder of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Imran Farooq was produced in an anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Karachi on Tuesday...

    A day earlier, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan had said the primary suspect in Dr Imran Farooq's murder case had been arrested from Karachi and will be presented in court tomorrow (today)...

  • Dr Imran Farooq murder suspect in Rangers custody for 90 days, ATC told

    KARACHI: The Pakistan Rangers informed an antiterrorism court on Tuesday that a suspect, said to be a key character in the Dr Imran Farooq murder case, was placed under 90-day preventive detention for interrogation...

    Scotland Yard had last year named two Pakistanis, Mohsin Ali Syed and Mohammad Kashif Khan Kamran, as wanted in the murder of Dr Farooq...

  • No secret cooperation with Britain on Imran Farooq murder case: Nisar

    ISLAMABAD: Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan held a press conference on Wednesday to clear what he said was "misinformation" regarding the investigation of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Imran Farooq's murder case...

    Nisar asserted there has been "no secret cooperation with Britain regarding Imran Farooq murder case", adding that he as the Pakistani interior minister could not brief the British envoy over an...

  • JIT set up to probe key suspect in Dr Imran Farooq murder case

    KARACHI: The Sindh government on Wednesday set up a joint interrogation team (JIT) comprising officers from law enforcement and intelligence agencies to investigate the role, political association and history of the prime suspect in the 2010 murder of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Dr Imran Farooq in London, said an official...

    “The notification is short on details on the Dr Imran Farooq murder case,” said the official...

  • MQM urged to ‘come clean’ in Imran Farooq murder case

    ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan categorically told the Muttahida Qaumi Movement on Wednesday to “come clean” in the Dr Imran Farooq murder case...

    Read: Prime suspect in Imran Farooq murder placed under 90-day preventive detentionHe said the JIT had been formed because there was documentary evidence to prove that an individual had committed an offence...

  • THE MAKING OF FAROOQ SATTAR

    In one go, Dr Farooq Sattar took out three adversaries: Mustafa Kamal, exposing him as a tantruming political toddler; the ‘establishment’, which wanted two parties merged; and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Altaf (MQM-A), whose Rabita Committee was easily outmanoeuvred simply because it doesn’t exist on the ground...

    It has taken more than a year for the MQM-P to have Dr Farooq Sattar acknowledged as a “leader” and it came as a result...

  • IHC refuses to transfer Dr Farooq’s murder case to sessions court

    ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday rejected a petition seeking transfer of the trial of suspects involved in the murder of MQM’s Dr Imran Farooq from the anti-terrorism court (ATC) to a sessions court...

    Shamim has confessed that Dr Farooq’s murder was a “birthday gift” for the MQM founder, Altaf Hussain, while Mohsin’s statement revealed that he took part in the crime as he was promised a position in the London...

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