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Altaf Hussain

About Altaf Hussain

Altaf Hussain is the Chief of Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM).

Personal Biography

Faiza Gabool is his estranged wife. A London family court in September 07 took up a case that is believed the first major step towards a formal divorce between the two.

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Editorial calls for clarity in Pakistan People's Party's policy in Sindh
An editorial in a Pakistan daily has expressed scepticism at the Pakistan People's Party (PPP)'s policies in the Sindh province regarding former provincial minister Zulfiqar Mirza.

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Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain has slammed Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif for making derogatory remarks against President Asif Ali Zardari.

Sharif brothers most popular politicians in Pakistan, Gilani in 'negative domain': Survey
Sharif brothers have emerged as the most popular political leaders in Pakistan in a survey.

Gilani calls for All Parties Conference on Thursday over US ultimatum
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MQM chief Altaf slams US for allegations against Pak
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain has strongly condemned the allegations made by Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United States (US) Admiral Mike Mullen against Pakistan, the armed forces of Pakistan and the Inter-Services Intelligence Agency (ISI).

No room for criminals in MQM: Altaf Hussain
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain has said that there is no room for criminals in his party.

'Pak politicians must not use Quran to achieve political mileage': CII member
A member of Pakistan's Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) has advised politicians not to use the Holy Quran in a bid to achieve political mileage.

Altaf distorted Kargil episode in bid to bail out 'benefactor' Musharraf: PML-N
Pakistan Muslim League -Nawaz (PML-N) Deputy Secretary General Ahsan Iqbal has accused Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain of deliberately distorting the Kargil episode.

Pak must stop 'Britisher' Altaf Hussain from meddling in country's affairs: ANP
Pakistan must stop meddling of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain, a foreigner, in the country's affairs, Awami National Party (ANP) Central Vice President Bushra Gohar has said.

Pak orders strict security measures across country to to prevent terror act during Eid
Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has ordered strict security measures all over the country to prevent acts of terrorism during Eidul Azha.

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