KARACHI (92 News) – An anti-terrorism court framed amended charges against 21 accused, including Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar and Umair Siddiqui. All the accused pleaded not guilty. The court once again issued non-bailable arrest warrants for all absconders. Talking to the media after the hearing, Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar said that the problems still exist … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – An anti-terrorism court indicted Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar and other accused in the May 12 tragedy cases on Saturday. The accused pleaded not guilty. The counsel for the accused contended that charges should not be framed as they had filed an application for the transfer of cases. The court rejected the … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar has said that the federal government will end if the MQM withdraws its support. Talking to the media on Tuesday, he said that those issuing statements against him were damaging the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. “The MQM is ready even though the elections are held tomorrow,” he said. The … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – Another government vehicle, after Wasim Akhtar’s driver, was snatched in Karachi on Sunday night. As per details garnered, the vehicle belonging to the Sindh Assembly was snatched from Karachi’s Sachal Goth area. The armed men snatched the car from Sindh Assembly’s protocol officer and fled to the scene. The law enforcement … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday appreciated the provincial government over cleanliness condition in Karachi. During the hearing, the chief justice said that he felt really happy after seeing cleanliness condition in Karachi. The chief justice asked Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar that where will he take him … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – An Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) on Tuesday issued the non-bailable arrest warrants of at least 18 accused, including Waheed Zafar, in four cases of the May 12 incident. The ATC, however, accepted the bail of 15 Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) workers of five lacs. Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar is on a … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has begun a 100-day cleanliness movement in Karachi on Thursday. Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar started the movement by sweeping himself at Shah Faisal Colony. The Karachi mayor said that we have limited resources but our passion is unlimited. He said that those who are creating hurdles … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar has said that he accepted the challenge of running the system in the city. Talking to the media after reaching his office on Thursday, he said that he would strive for peace and progress in the country. He said that the mayor will have to get the … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – An anti-terrorism court granted bail to Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar in the provocative speech case. Opposition Leader in the Sindh Assembly Khawaja Izharul Hassan, Rauf Siddiqui and Abdur Razzaq also appeared in court. Waseem Akhtar was brought to court from jail. Counsels for Waseem Akhtar said that all the cases were … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – Jailed Karachi Mayor and Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader (MQM) Waseem Akhtar has on Thursday said that he is being victimized, he should be granted bail as he would not run away. The Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) heard May 12 case. During the hearing, he pleaded to the court for granting bail. “I … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar, in his statement recorded to the biggest joint investigation team of the year, has stated that he considers Altaf Hussain a traitor. He said that people belonging to different sectors and units were used to make a strike successful in Karachi. Waseem Akhtar disclosed that several meetings … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – The Sindh High Court has dismissed PTI leader Faisal Vawda’s plea to stop the oath-taking ceremony of Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar. A two-member bench headed by Justice Muneeb Akhtar remarked that how they can stop the oath-taking ceremony when no crime has been proved against him.
KARACHI (92 News) – The returning officer has accepted the nomination papers of MQM leader Waseem Akhtar for the slot of the Karachi mayor. Deputy Mayor Arshad Vohra had submitted his papers as covering candidate.
KARACHI (92 News) – Police have on Wednesday claimed that Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader and Karachi’s designated mayor Waseem Akhtar while confessing the responsibility for May 12 tragedy has offered to help arrest the accused. According to a report submitted by the police, the Karachi’s designated mayor admitted that he had ordered firing on … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – MQM leaders Waseem Akhtar and Rauf Siddiqui and Anees Qaimkhani of the Pakistan Sarzameen Party on Wednesday moved the Sindh High Court for bail in the terrorists’ treatment case against Dr Asim. On Tuesday, they were arrested after an anti-terrorism court cancelled their bail. In the petition, PSP leader Anees Qaimkhani … Read More