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  • Tahira Mazhar Ali – an unflinching Leftist

    LAHORE: Speakers at a condolence reference on Saturday paid rich tributes to the late Ms Tahira Mazhar Ali Khan for her devotion to the cause of the downtrodden and her fearless support to the politics of the Left...

    The reference was organised by the Awami Workers Party (AWP) at the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan’s Garden Town offices...

  • Mazhar Tirmazi’s new poetry book launched

    LAHORE: Punjabi poet Mazhar Tirmazi’s new book “Adh” was launched at the National College of Arts (NCA) on Friday...

    However, he said, there are also books like Mazhar Tirmazi’s which show the bright side of Punjabi poetry...

  • Team Mazhar-IV claim bridge title

    KARACHI: Team Mazhar-IV mustered 58...

    The victorious team comprising Ghufran Ashraf, Saleem Zaki, Gulzar Bilal, Kamran Ibrahim and Masood Mazhar won all their four straight matches to emerge on the top in the 20-team contest...

  • Justice Isa case: Full bench defers hearing due to 'non-availability' of Justice Mazhar Alam

    The Supreme Court on Monday deferred hearing a set of petitions challenging the presidential reference against Justice Qazi Faez Isa because Justice Mazhar Alam Khan Miankhel was not available today...

    The court order read, "One of the members of this bench, Justice Mazhar Alam Khan Miankhel, has had a demise in his family and is not available today for hearing of the part-heard constitutional petition...

  • Love Pakistan a great deal, deeply desired to serve it: Atif Mian

    Celebrated economist Atif Mian, who was asked to resign earlier on Friday from the government's Economic Advisory Council (EAC) for his adherence to the Ahmadiyya faith, tweeted a brief statement surrounding the circumstances of his resignation in the evening...

    The Princeton University economist said he had resigned for the sake of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf government's stability, which he said had been under a lot of adverse...

  • Mian Iftikhar arrested after killing of PTI worker

    NOWSHERA: The police arrested the ANP’s central secretary general Mian Iftikhar Hussain after a teenaged worker of PTI was killed while celebrating victory of a party candidate at Pabbi early on Sunday...

    Following his arrest Mian Iftikhar was produced before the magistrate on duty who remanded him into the custody of police for a day...

  • Named Mian Iftikhar in FIR under pressure, says slain PTI youth's father

    PESHAWAR: The father of deceased Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) activist Habibullah said in court on Monday that he was pressured into registering a case against Awami National Party (ANP) central general secretary Mian Iftikhar Hussain for the murder of his son...

    During the hearing, the victim's father Sher Alam said neither the ANP leader, nor his guards, were involved in the murder of his son, and that he had been pressured into...

  • FIR filed against Mian Iftikhar to protect him: KP IG police

    PESHAWAR: Inspector General Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Nasir Durrani told DawnNews on Monday that First Information Report (FIR) was filed against Awami National Party central general secretary Mian Iftikhar Hussain to "evacuate and protect him" from the clutches of the charged activists...

    The KP police chief said that Iftikhar was under mob charge during clashes between ANP and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf activists following the local body...

  • Father says Mian Iftikhar not involved in his son’s murder

    KHAN: The killing of a PTI activist in Pabbi Town took a new turn on Monday when the activist’s father told a court that the arrested leader of Awami National Party, Mian Iftikhar Hussain, was not involved in the murder of his son and that he had been pressurised to nominate him...

    He had neither blamed Mian Iftikhar earlier for the killing of his son nor he nominated him later in the case, said Sher Alam Khan, father of Habibullah...

  • Mian Iftikhar secures bail in murder case

    NOWSHERA: A local court on Tuesday granted bail to ANP central general secretary Mian Iftikhar Hussain in a murder case against Rs200,000 surety bonds...

    The police had arrested Mian Iftikhar on Sunday after a young PTI activist was gunned down in Pabbi area of Nowshera district...

  • ANP's Mian Iftikhar Hussain arrested after killing of PTI activist

    PESHAWAR: Awami National Party (ANP) central general secretary Mian Iftikhar Hussain was arrested on Sunday after the killing of a Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) activist in Pabbi area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Nowshera district...

    A clash between activists of ANP and PTI occured outside near residence of Mian Iftikhar Hussain in Pabbi area after the Saturday night announcement of the area's results of the Local Government polls held...

  • Mian Iftikhar's arrest not politically motivated: Imran Khan

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Sunday lashed out at the federal government and former president Asif Ali Zardari for labeling Mian Iftikhar Hussain’s arrest in Nowshera as politically motivated...

    Khan said the Khyber Pakthunkhwa police was not under political influence, unlike the police in Punjab and Sindh, adding that no one in the provincial government had ordered Mian Iftikhar’s arrest...

  • Bail granted to ANP leader Mian Iftikhar

    PESHAWAR: Civil Judge Nowshera Abdul Wahab Qureshi on Tuesday granted bail to Awami National Party (ANP) central general secretary Mian Iftikhar Hussain in the case pertaining to the killing of a Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) activist in Pabbi area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Nowshera district...

    Know more: ANP's Mian Iftikhar Hussain arrested after killing of PTI activistA clash between activists of ANP and PTI occured outside near...

  • Tributes paid to Aziz Mian Qawwal

    ISLAMABAD: On Friday night, Lok Virsa opened its doors to pay tribute to Aziz Mian Qawwal with a qawwali steeped in Sufi devotional music and a euphoric environment...

    Mujahid Khan, who had heard Aziz Mian Qawwal perform, said Friday night’s qawwali took him back several years...

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