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50000 Rawalpindi Metro Jobs

By Salman Mugsi • Mar 2nd, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

The construction of Rawalpindi metro bus has already enabled thousands of people to get employment within and around Rawalpindi Islamabad region and now sources are predicting that after its completion and then during the running operations, more than 50,000 direct and indirect jobs will be created.
From Rawalpindi Saddar to Islamabad secretariat, this almost 23km metro [...]

Imran Versus Altaf

By Salman Mugsi • Feb 10th, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

In all fairness and honesty, Imran Khan’s advice to MQM to dissociate from Altaf  Hussain is very useful for MQM and they know it. But Imran Khan is so naive to understand that MQM is not a political party but a mafia which cannot part with its don.
All over Pakistan, if Imran Khan really enjoys [...]

Why Malik Riaz is Developing Karachi?

By Salman Mugsi • Feb 7th, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Why not Sindh government or federal government is doing the development in Karachi like building road infrastructure, transport provision, university establishment and so on? Why a land-grabber turned business tycoon is emerging out as the messiah for the metropolis?
So far Malik Riaz, the chairman of Bahria Town has announced following projects in Karachi and Hyderabad:

Altaf [...]

Ban Both MQM and JI

By Salman Mugsi • Jan 14th, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Yes please. Ban both of these parties and provide a huge relief to the people of Pakistan. Also ban any channel which dares to telecast yet another idiotic interview of Siraj ul Haq and yet another ‘thought-provoking’ khitab of Altaf Hussain all the way from London.
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Altaf Hussain demands to ban [...]

Musharraf Plan

By Salman Mugsi • Dec 29th, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

After failing to dislodge the federal government through Imran Khan and Qadri, the same elements in establishment are now using Musharraf and MQM to topple PPP government in Sindh. This way they would not only punish PPP for not becoming part of London Plan against PML-N, but also would give chance to Musharraf to sneak [...]

MQM Malik Riaz Mafia Merger

By Salman Mugsi • Nov 28th, 2014 • Category: Politics

Malik Riaz represents one of the biggest land mafia in Potohar area of Punjab especially around Rawalpindi and Islamabad. Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) represents the biggest mafia of every type in the Karachi. The scale, approach, funding, and clout of MQM is way bigger than Malik Riaz, but Riaz has his own cunning ways.
It was [...]

Zardari in Hashwani’s Book

By Salman Mugsi • Nov 17th, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Two titans have locked horns again. Two of the most rich people have come out with daggers drawn to fight in the public. One has published a book leveling allegations against the other, and the other has gone to courts and is serving defamation notices of billion rupees.
Hashoo Group’s president Sadruddin Hashwani has written a [...]

PML-N Must Stay Away from MQM

By Salman Mugsi • Oct 28th, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

As usual, after leaving one ally MQM has already started looking for yet another because it cannot survive without a powerful companion and hardly without being in government. Contrary to the common perception, instead of PTI, MQM is warming up towards the ruling party in Islamabad, the PML-N.
Muttahida Qaumi Movement has now realized that they [...]

PTI and MQM - Pyar Tu Hona Hi Tha

By Salman Mugsi • Sep 22nd, 2014 • Category: Politics

The deal between Imran and MQM is that Imran would give Karachi to MQM and would remain satisfied just 1 or 2 seats from Karachi. Imran would also keep his mouth shut on Altaf Hussain. In return, MQM will let Imran do show of power in Karachi whenever he wants, and would also support him [...]

PTI Involved in Karachi Target Killing to Malign MQM

By Salman Mugsi • Sep 11th, 2014 • Category: Politics

After failing to create anarchy and chaos in Islamabad and Punjab, PTI and their handlers have decided to go beyond those regions and also create nihilism and mobocracy in sensitive city of Karachi. Karachi is already prone to violence and misrule and is ideal for such adventure. PTI is hoping to get multiple benefits for [...]