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Arrest warrant issued for Hamid Mir

Quetta Judicial Magistrate-III Muhammad Ibrahim Kakar has issued a non-bailable arrest warrant for Geo’s anchorperson and columnist Hamid Mir as well as the chairman of the group and editor-in-chief of daily Jung

Hamid Mir fears for security

Geo TV anchor and journalist Hamid Mir on Wednesday claimed that he had received threatening messages on his BlackBerry following talk shows in which he discussed the political role of the Pakistan

Ali Mir remembered

A seminar was held at the MAO College on Thursday to commemorate the services of great Punjabi poet, Professor Ali Arshad Mir. MAO professors and the Prof Ali Arshad Mir foundation organised

Prof Waris Mir – A writer par excellence

To celebrated French writer Juan Loius Balzak, writing was more than a passionate expression of ideas – to him it was more ritualistic and spiritual. Therefore, before sitting at his writing desk,

Sajid Mir likely to be reelected unopposed

LAHORE – Senator Sajid Mir is set to be re-elected unopposed as the chief of Markazi Jamiat Ahle Hadith (MJAH) after his sole opposing candidate Abdur Rehman Ludhianvi on Monday announced his withdrawal during a meeting with Mir at the MJAH office. The announcement paved the way for Mir’s fifth consecutive term as MJAH Chief.
Candidate for secretary general, Abdur Rashid Hijazi also withdrew in favour of Hafiz Abdul Karim. The MJAH Central Shura is scheduled to meet on February

Religious processions should be banned, says Sajid Mir

LAHORE – Religious processions during Muharram and Rabiul Awal cause sectarian tensions owing to which they should be banned, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Senator Sajid Mir said on Friday during his Friday prayer sermon.
He said that processions have no ideological base in Islam and people, who participate in them, could be soft target for terrorists. Sajid said that in such hostile atmosphere, religious leaders should avoid using their workers to show their superiority

It’s high time for a revolution: Mir Rameez

CHICHAWATNI – Tehrik-e-Insaf Pakistan Chichawatni president said that the politicians were scared of independent judiciary, which was pivotal for the nation’s progress.
Mir Rameez said the government was sipping the poor dry and had introduced the RGST, which they do not approve of. He said revolution lead by Imran Khan was knocking at Pakistan’s doors and said that Pakistan should not be treated as a sacrificial animal.
He said that the media had raised the level of public