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  • Karachi people want election, not selection, says Siraj

    KARACHI: Jamaat Islami Emir Senator Sirajul Haq has said the people of Karachi want to live in an atmosphere free of fear as “the days of G-3 are over and now it is the era of 3-G”...

    Addressing a public meeting held on Sunday on Shahrah-i-Pakistan near Ayesha Manzil in connection with the campaign of Rashid Naseem, the JI’s candidate for by-election in the NA-246 constituency, he said people wanted election, not selection...

  • Siraj laments Karachi deaths

    LAHORE: Jamaat-i-Islami emir Senator Sirajul Haq has expressed deep grief and concern at the large-scale deaths in Karachi due to heat and held the government’s “total incompetence” and “mismanagement” responsible for the tragedy...

    “Thousands of innocent people were gunned down in Karachi during the last 30 years simply because the federal and provincial governments had given over the port city and mini Pakistan to the target...

  • No place for traitors in Pakistan: Siraj

    KARACHI: Jamaat-i-Islami emir Sirajul Haq has said that Pakistan is not merely a piece of land but an ideo­logy and there is no place for traitors in the country...

    Addressing a ‘Pakistan Zindabad Rally’ via telephone on Sunday, he said treason against Pakistan would actually be treason against the blood of martyrs, Mohajirs, Hijrat and the Quaid-i-Azam...

  • Pakistan can no longer remain subservient to US: Siraj

    QUETTA: Jamat-i-Islami (JI) emir Sirajul Haq said on Saturday he supported Pakistan’s decision to restrict movement of US diplomats in the country, but stressed that relations between the two countries must proceed on an equal footing and with mutual respect...

    Speaking at a press conference here, the JI leader termed the United States untrustworthy, saying that Pakistan could no longer remain subservient to it...

  • Siraj stresses need to strengthen democracy

    KARACHI: Senator Sirajul Haq, chief of the Jamaat-i-Islami (JI), has said there is a need to strengthen democracy in the country to the extent that any attempt to roll it back is crushed...

    “Politics, democracy and assemblies in Pakistan are hostage to the corrupt aristocracy and can only be freed by the people through the power of their ballots, which is the solution to all our ills,” he said at Meet the Press programme of the...

  • Siraj raps Nawaz for remarks on SC verdict

    LAHORE: Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) emir Sirajul Haq says that Nawaz Sharif’s remarks on the Supreme Court verdict are unbecoming of his stature and his attempt to degrade the judiciary can pose a serious threat to the country’s future...

    He was talking to the media at the mausoleum of Allama Iqbal after offering prayers on Thursday
  • Accord to revive MMA reached: Siraj

    LAHORE: The constituent parties have in principle agreed to revive the defunct six-party religio-political alliance Muttahida Majlis-i-Amal (MMA)...

    This was announced by Jamaat-i-Islami chief Sirajul Haq at a late-night press conference here on Thursday
  • Siraj urges smooth issuance of CNICs in Balochistan

    QUETTA: Emir of Jamaat-i-Islami Senator Sirajul Haq has expressed solidarity with the people staging a protest outside the city’s press club against the alleged excesses of the National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) and called upon its high-ups to ensure prompt preparation of computerised national identity cards (CNICs) of the affected people...

    He visited the hunger strike camp of the protesters on Wednesday and asked...
  • Siraj disagrees with Imran's demand for early election

    A day after Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan called on the premier to hold early elections, his ally Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) Emir Senator Sirajul Haq — in apparent disagreement — asserted that the government should be allowed to complete its tenure...

    "Khan claimed that PML-N ministers had "endangered Pakistan" by suggesting that the country needed to "put its house in order"...

  • PM, Imran and Siraj to address public meetings in Mansehra

    MANSEHRA: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan and Jamaat-i-Islami chief Sirajul Haq are due to address public meetings here this week, as electioneering for the May 30 local government elections is gaining momentum in the district...

    Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, which swept the 2013 general elections in the district, has been making claims to sweep the coming LG elections to instal governments...

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