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  • Pakistan 'deeply saddened' over Dhaka's execution of Jamaat leader Mir Quasem Ali

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is "deeply saddened" over Bangladesh's execution of wealthy tycoon and top Jamaat-e-Islami financier Mir Quasem Ali for "alleged crimes committed before December 1971 through a flawed judicial process", Foreign Office (FO) Spokesman Nafees Zakaria said on Sunday...

    The key Jamaat-e-Islami leader was convicted in November 2014 of a series of crimes committed during the 1971 independence conflict, including the...

  • Tableeghi Jamaat in hot water in Pakistan too for Covid-19 spread

    LAHORE: After taking the heat in Malaysia and India for accelerating the spread of the coronavirus, the Tableeghi Jamaat is in the limelight in Pakistan also for organising its annual mass assembly at Raiwind Markaz in March despite strong opposition by the Punjab government...

    According to a report by the Punjab Special Branch, approximately 70,000 to 80,000 members of the Jamaat had attended the religious congregation at the Raiwind...

  • Bangladesh tightens security after hanging of Jamaat leader

    DHAKA: Bangladesh tightened security nationwide on Sunday after a senior Jamaat-i-Islami leader was hanged for war crimes during the 1971 independence conflict, a move that triggered anger among his opposition supporters but celebrations elsewhere...

    Police said extra officers were deployed in the capital and other major cities hours after Mohammad Kamar­uzzaman, the third most senior leader of the Jamaat-i-Islami party, was executed...

  • 27 Tableeghi Jamaat men laid to rest

    KOHAT: Twenty-seven people belonging to the Tableeghi Jamaat who died in a road accident near Chakwal late on Wednesday night were laid to rest in Mandoori village here on Thursday amid moving scenes...

    He said that 91 people of Tableeghi Jamaat left the village on Wednesday night for the congregation...

  • Jamaat threatens long march on Islamabad after Eid

    PESHAWAR: The Jamaat-i-Islami on Tuesday warned that if the federal government didn’t abolish the Frontier Crimes Regulation and announce the merger of Fata with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa before Eidul Azha, it would begin a long march on Islamabad...

    The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf had organised a sit-in at the same place on August 11 to pressure the federal government to implement the recommendations of the Sartaj Aziz-led committee on reforms...

  • Bangladesh arrests top leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami

    Nine people were arrested after a raid on a house in Dhaka's northern neighbourhood of Uttara, including the top leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami party, Maqbul Ahmed, deputy leader Shafiqur Rahman and former member of parliament Golam Parwar...

    He did not say what the Jamaat leaders were arrested for, but that “most of them were fugitive”...

  • Jamaat reminds SC of pending plea about offshore companies

    ISLAMABAD: With the final decision in the Panama Papers case already in the field, the Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) has reminded the Supreme Court of the pending petition that it had instituted against all those who had stashed fortunes in offshore companies...

    Moved by JI emir Sirajul Haq, the petition was filed in August last year — even before the one moved by the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf...

  • Jamaat charge

    THE Jamaat-i-Islami has accused the PTI of rigging the recently-held local bodies elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, according to news the item ‘CM House behind rigging: JI’ (June 2)...

  • Jamaat chief to visit Kabul next month

    PESHAWAR: Jamaat-i-Islami chief Sirajul Haq has said that he will visit Kabul next month to cement ties between people of Pakistan and Afghanistan...

    The JI leader stressed for promotion of relations between the two countries and said that Pakistan instead of supporting any faction should look into the interest of the Afghan nation...

  • BD court upholds Jamaat leader’s death sentence

    DHAKA: Bangladesh’s Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the death sentence of a Jamaat-i-Islami leader for war crimes and crimes against humanity during the independence war against Pakistan in 1971...

    Sinha, dismissed the appeal by Jamaat-i-Islami’s Secretary General Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mojaheed...

  • 8 Jamaat-ul-Ahrar members surrender in Mohmand Agency: ISPR

    The military's media wing on Tuesday claimed that eight members of the banned Jamaat-ul-Ahrar had surrendered before the Army in Mohmand Agency the previous night...

    Jamaat-ul-Ahrar has claimed several terrorist attacks in the recent past, including a suicide bombing outside the Punjab Assembly in Lahore in which at least 13 people were killed and 85 injured...

  • Bangladesh court rejects calls to hang Jamaat-i-Islami's Delwar Hossain Sayeedi

    Rejecting calls for him to be hanged, Bangladesh's top court Monday upheld a life sentence for Jamaat-i-Islami leader Delwar Hossain Sayeedi, convicted of committing war crimes...

    The Supreme Court stood by its 2014 decision to jail Delwar Hossain Sayeedi for life over atrocities committed during the 1971 conflict that resulted in the separation of East and West Pakistan...

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