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Anchor Iqrar ul Hassan arrested, Twitter rants

Advertisements ARY famous anchor Iqrar ul Hassan  was arrested on Friday after he set a sting operation at Sindh Assembly to expose the security measurement being made at one of the most important buildings of the province. Advertisements Shortly, after proving his point, he was arrested by the law enforcement …

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Sindh Assembly passes Hindu Marriage bill

KARACHI: Sindh Assembly led-by Pakistan People Party (PPP) on Monday passed the Hindu Marriage Bill 2015. The bill was tabled  by Sindh Parliamentary Affairs Minister Nisar Ahmed Khuhro. During the debate on the bill,  Nisar Khuhro said, “Since the creation of Pakistan, it is the first time that such a …

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Sindh Assembly passes Criminal Prosecution Service Bill, opposition protests

KARACHI: On Friday, Sindh Provincial Assembly passed Sindh Criminal Prosecution Service Bill, all opposition parties opposed and protested against the bill. According to reports, passed bill will enable the provincial government to withdraw any subjudice case. Senior minister Nisar Khurro tabled the motion to amend the bill, which was passed …

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Sindh MPA hostel to have beauty parlor for Women members: Speaker Agha Siraj

KARACHI: On Monday, Speaker Sindh Assembly, Agha Siraj Durrani said that MPA hostel which is under construction will have a beauty parlor for women MPAs and a salon for male members. Speaking to gathering after inaugurating construction work for a parking area at the Sindh Assembly, the speaker said, “A …

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MQM ends up talks with government, finalizing resignations

ISLAMABAD: In an emergency press conference on Thursday, Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) announced its withdrawing from talks with the government, maintaining the government was not serious regarding dialogues. The party had already announced its resignation from the National Assembly, Senate and the Sindh Assembly last month over that it said …

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Sindh Assembly passes resolutions against Altaf Hussain

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, PML-F and PML-N tabled resolutions denouncing recent statements of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain the Sindh Assembly. The resolutions seeking the government to consider the statements of the MQM leader and ‘take legal action against Altaf’ were moved in the presence of Speaker Agha Siraj …

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Sindh Budget 2015-16: Sindh Assembly to announce Rs. 715 billion budget today

KARACHI: The Government of Sindh is going to pass estimated Rs. 715 billion budget for the fiscal year 2015-16 today (Saturday). The budgeted amount is 4% higher than the Rs. 686 billion of the previous fiscal year 2014-15. Sindh Finance Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah will present the provincial budget …

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‘Ammi’-‘Beta’ encounter in Sindh Assembly, Shehla Raza- Shahryar Mehar [Video]

KARACHI: Sindh Assembly Deputy Speaker Syeda Shela Raza today called leader of the Opposition Sindh Assembly Sheheryar Mehr ‘beta’ inciting him to honour her as ‘ammi ji’ in reply. The whimsical exchange took place during the seventh session of the assembly which began on Monday, making several lawmakers to chuckle …

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Resignation of PTI Sindh Assembly members accepted

KARACHI: Speaker Sindh Assembly Agha Siraj Durrani on Wednesday morning accepted the resignations of four Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) members. The resignations were submitted to the speaker in September to strengthen the case of alleged rigging against PML-N government in general election of May 2013. “PTI MPAs did not communicate and …

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“Muhajir’ Province is inevitable: MQM

KARACHI: Kamran Akhter a lawmakter of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), during a session of the Sindh Assembly on Friday, has said that time had come for a separate province for ‘Muhajirs’. “The Urdu-speaking people of Sindh are subject to discrimination therefore we demand a separate province for them,” MQM MPA …

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MQM asked for ‘opposition benches’ in SA

Muttahid Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) Members of Sindh Assembly have requested in the House for the allotment of ‘Opposition benches’ in the assembly. The decision was made after MQM’ parting its ways from Pakistan Peoples’ Party led government in Sindh. The party had also announced that it was stepping down its …

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