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NAB Chief, staff mourn tragic death of Kamran Faisal ISLAMABAD: Chairman of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Admiral (retd) Fasih Bukhari and staff members on Friday mourned the tragic death of NAB's investigation officer (IO) Kamran Faisal who was found hanged in his residence in the Federal Lodges, Islamabad.   Kamran was appointed in the NAB in 2006 and served in Quetta till May 2011. In May 2011, Kamran opted for joining the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA). However, he returned to the NAB during his lien period in May 2012, where he continued to serve until his death.   Kamran leaves behind a wife and two daughters.   The Chairman and all NAB officers expressed their deepest condolences and sympathized with the family and prayed to Allah Almighty to rest the soul in eternal peace.   Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2013 ...

Soyem of MPA Manzar Imam to be held in Lal Qila Ground on Jan 19 KARACHI: The soyem the martyred MQM MPA Manzar Imam, his driver and two security guards will be held here on Saturday after the Zuhr prayer in the Lal Qila Ground, Azizabad.   Fateha and recitation of the Holy Quran will be offered for paying homage to the deceased MPA, his driver and guards, said a statement.   The Rabita Committee of the MQM, ministers, MNAs, MPAs, Senators, office-bearers of various wings and sectors and workers of the MQM would ...
MQM thanks people for observing a peaceful day of mourning KARACHI: The Rabita Committee of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has expressed gratitude to all parties, traders, industrialists, transporters and other people belonging to different walks of life for observing a peaceful day of mourning on the martyrdom of MQM MPA Manzar Imam, his driver and two security guards.   In a statement, the MQM Committee said it had become evident that the people of Sindh are solidly united against terrorism and they want to see the country ...
Qadri returns home at end of his long march LAHORE: Tehrik Minhaj-ul-Quran (TMQ) chief Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri returned to his hometown here on Friday after calling off his four-day long sit-in in Islamabad.   He called off his long march on Thursday night after reaching an agreement with the government.   Earlier, on Thursday night Tahirul Qadri came out of his bulletproof container near D- Chowk in Islamabad following an agreement with the government and left for Lahore, leaving thousands of his followers celebrating the happy end.   Copyright APP (Associated ...
Ghaibana Namaz-i- Janaza held for slain MPA Manzar Imam HYDERABAD: Ghaibana Namaz- e- Janaza of assassinated MPA Manzar Imam was offered here on Friday at the premises of Mutahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Hyderabad Zone.   The party's Zone Incharge Muhammad Shareef, Joint Zonal Incharge Naveed Shamsi, members of Hyderabad Zonal Committee, political workers belonging to various parties and a large number of citizens offered the prayers for solace to the departed soul.   On this occasion Quran Khwani was also held and participants  prayed to Allah Almighty to ...
Asfandyar condoles with Altaf on assassination of MPA Manzar Imam KARACHI: President Awami National Party Asfandyar Wali condoled with MQM chief Altaf Hussain on the assassination of MQM's MPA Syed Manzar Imam.   According to a statement issued by the MQM here on Saturday the ANP leader telephoned International Secretariat of Muttahida Qaumi Movement to condole the death of MPA Manzar Imam.   He said that the ANP is with the MQM on this tragic incident.   Talking to Altaf Hussain, the ANP leader said "Terrorism is our common enemy and ...
Ghulam A. Bilour condoles with Altaf on assassination of Manzar Imam KARACHI: ANP leader Ghulam Ahmed Bilour telephoned MQM chief Altaf Hussain and offered heartfelt condolences over the assassination of MPA Manzar Imam.   According to a statement issued by the MQM here on Saturday, he said that the ANP leaders and workers were grieved over the tragic incident.   He underscored the need for better relations between the ANP and the MQM. He prayed Allah to rest the departed soul in eternal peace.   Altaf Hussain said that all the parties ...


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