Archives for Aug 2003 to Aug 2004

Mushaira Series
  • Yakjehty Mushaira Series Hits Saint Louis.Click here for Details
  • Yakjehti Mushira Warms the Windy City of Chicago Click here for Details
  • Gahwara-e-Adab Establishes Two New Venues for Mushiras. Philadelphia and Detroit Mushiras Sets the Pace for Future Events.Click here for details
  • A Ton of Fun in Houston. Yakjehti Mushira Brings in Record Number of Houstonians. Himayat Ali Shair, Manzar Bhopali, Rahat Indori, Anwar Jalalpuri and Many Others Performed All Night Long. Award Ceremony Sets a New trend for Poets.Click here for Details
  • Yakjehti Mushira in Los Angeles Further Shines the Golden State.Click here for details
  • Pak Bharat Yakjehti Mushaira under the banner of Gahwar-e- Adab USA celebrated in New JerseyClick here for details
  • Dallas Showed Its Love for Poetry. A Historical Mushira Sets New Standards.Click here for Details
  • Pak Bharat Yakjehti Mushaira series under the banner of Gahwara-e-Adab USA Reaches New York Click here for Details
  • Gahwara-e-Adab Florida, organized the biggest ever Mushaira in the history of North America Click here for Details

MQM USA’s 2nd Semi-Annual Convention Marks Another Milestone for the Movement
Report for Semi-Annual Convention
Pictures for Day One
Pictures for Day two
Pictures for Day Three
Quaid-e-Tehrik's Speech in Urdu
Quaid-e-Tehrik's Speech in English

Asad Siddiqui's Father Passed Away in Pakistan.

With profound sadness we inform our fellow MQM workers that  M.QUDRATULLAH SIDDIQUI, the father of MQM New Jersey's unit Incharge Asad Siddiqui has passed away in Karachi. InallalhaInalalehewarajaoon. MQM USA's central organizer and the central organizing committee offers condolences to Asad bhai as well as his family. May Allah comfort the departed soul and give strength to the family to bear this great loss. Ameen. MQM International Secreteriat in London also offers its condolences to Asad bhai and his family. For condolences, please call his Karachi ph # 9221- 8131709.

Grand Inauguration of MQM Houston Unit Office.Click here for details
MQM USA Washington DC Unit’s efforts help re-elect (D) VA Congressman Jim Moran from the 8th Congressional District.Click here for Details
MQM USA’s Houston and Washington DC Units celebrates the 26th Foundation Day of the All Pakistan Mahajir Students Organization (APMSO). Click here for Details
MQM USA Holds a Nationwide General Workers Meeting in 13 Major Cities of USA.
MQM USA’s Central Organizer Ibad U. Rehman together with the members of the Central Organizing Committee Shamim Siddiqui, Farhat Khan, Ajaz Siddiqui, Sabihul Islam and Imran Hussain held a nationwide general workers meeting connecting 13 units throughout the United States. During this two hour long conference, MQM USA announces dates and venues for the upcoming annual convention and world convention. MQM USA also reviewed the recently held Mushira series’ success and shortcomings. Central Organizer and the members of the central committee showed their appreciation and satisfaction over the performance of many units in successfully arranging this series. Detroit, Saint Louis, Chicago, Miami, Dallas, Philadelphia, Washington, New York, New Jersey, Houston and Los Angeles units were highly praised by the central committee for showing their organizational skills. MQM USA also announces its plan for holding musical events in the United States as fundraisers for KKC and KKF projects in USA and Pakistan.
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Awaz TV show to air Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui’s interview on Sunday - May 23rd, 2004. Interview arranged by MQM USA Washington DC Unit. Please click on the link to read the transcripts.
MQM USA’s Gahwara-e-Adab Proudly Announces its “World Yakjehty Mushaira Series”
Famous Indian, Pakistan-American Poets will Perform in Thirteen cities of United States.
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Ladies Mehfil –e-Milad held by MQM New York unit.Click here for Details
MQM South Florida Unit organized a historic Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) and celebrated with fervor. Click here for details
CondolenceWith profound sadness, MQM USA informs all workers and supporters that Syed Tayyab Hussain Naqvi, father of MQM USA’s centrl Organizing Committee member Adnan Naqvi bhai had passed away Sunday Morning in Karachi. Inallaha Wainnalalehe Warajaoon. He was 71, and been sick for the last few weeks. He died peacefully in his sleep. MQM USA offers its deepest condolences to Adnan Naqvi bhai and the family and prays to Almighty to give strength to them to bear this great loss. Amen.
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MQM USA offers condolences to Amir Yusuf and Rehan Ibadat.
MQM USA's Central Organizer Ibad U. Rehman and the members of the central organizing committee have offered their heartfelt condolence to Amir Yusuf bhai member MQM Int'l Sec. London on the sad demise of his father Muhammad Yusuf, former member of the MQM Rabita Committee. MQM USA also offers its condolence to Rehan Ibadat bhai of Detroit unit whose father Mr. Ibadaat Hussain passed away in Windsor, Canada. MQM USA prays to almighty to rest their souls in peace and give comfort to their survivors. Ameen.
MQM USA’s supported candidates won School Board Elections in Chicago. Congratulations to Chicago Unit & its Youth Wing.Click here for Details
MQM Philadelphia Unit’s Meeting with the Mayor John Street. Click here for details
Karachi Club and MQM Los Angeles’ Grand Haleem Party. Consulate General of Pakistan in Los Angeles Mr. Noor Muhammad Jammani Attends the Event as the Chief Guest.Click here for details
 Khidmat-e-Khalq committee USA, MQM Dallas and the MQM Houston units volunteered at the Ashura Procession in Dallas.
TV Channel 8 broadcasted live KKC’s services from Dallas.
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Washington DC unit takes active part in the recent Springfield town meeting to debate the “Dillon Rule” which has crippled the local body government in Virginia. Click here for Details
MQM USA Congratulates Quaid-e-Tehrik and the Nation on Grand Terrorist's Arrest.
MQM USA congratulates Quaid-e-Tehrik Altaf Hussain, the nation, all the workers and the families of the victims of June 1992 oppression on the arrest of the main culprit, heinous criminal, a traitor, murderer and known terrorist Afaq Ahmed. MQM USA held an hurriedly called meeting of the central organizing committee and passed a resolution to congratulate Quaid, the nation and especially those who have judged the reality and took action to rectify some of the many injustices done to MQM and its supporters so far. MQM USA also urged authorities to now conduct a thorough investigation to unearth the names of all those who were behind this criminal all these years.
MQM Washington DC unit celebrates Pakistan Resolution Day by attending a cordial flag raising ceremony at the Pakistan Embassy in Washington DC. Click here for Details
MQM USA Congratulates Nation and the Quaid-e-Tehrik Altaf Hussain on MQM’s 20th Foundation Day.
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MQM USA Prays for an Early Recovery of Shaheen Sabih Baji.
Central organizer, members of the central organizing committee, all wings, unit in charges and members of the unit committees of the MQM units throughout the United States have issued a joint statement praying for the early recovery of Shaheen Sabih baji who’s being hospitalized in Virginia for treatment. Shaheen Sabih baji is an active member of MQM Washington DC unit as well as the spouse of MQM USA’s central committee member Sabihul Islam.
Attacks on MQM polling camps. Waderas and Feudals in action Click here for Details
Let's Hear The Ring Of Freedom
MQM USA's Semi-Annual Convention Announced.
Jointly hosted by Philadelphia & NJ Units
April 16th 2004 to April 18th 2004

Every July 4th, for more than 227 years, the Liberty Bell has been one of the most visible symbols of American freedom. Made in England, the bell was brought to Philadelphia in 1753 and hung in the new Pennsylvania State House, which is now known as Independence Hall. The bell is inscribed with the words "Proclaim Liberty throughout all the Land". On July 4, 1776, the bell was first rung when the members of the Continental Congress signed the Declaration of Independence. This began an Independence Day tradition that‘s observed every year. This year, MQM USA is holding its semi-annual convention on this historic soil. Please come and join us for knowledge, education, fun and friendship. Click here for Program Details
Sunehri Eid Milan in New York, Jointly Hosted by MQM NY and Karachi Club. Food, Music, Games, Lucky Draws, Qawwali, RooBuroo & Alamgir Made the Evening Memorable. Public in Huge Attendance Enjoyed the Hours of Fun. Click Here for Pictures & Details
MQM USA’s High Level Delegation Visiting Houston.Restructuring of Unit & Annual Convention to be Finalized.MQM USA’s acting central organizer Ajaz Siddiqui together with members of the central organizing committee Shamim Siddiqui and Farhat Khan are on an organizational trip to Houston. This trip is of high significance as the delegation would be restructuring the Houston unit and would also announce on venue for the upcoming annual convention of MQM USA for year 2004. Current bidders for convention include Washington DC, Houston and Chicago.
MQM Chicago organizes a public gathering in the honor of Dr. Farooq Sattar Click here for Details
MQM Houston’s evening with Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui. Sindhi Community leader presented Dr. Siddiqui with traditional Sindhi clothing. Click here for Details
  Quaid’s philosophy flourishing in USA. Dr. Farooq Sattar.  I’ll play my key role in reforming U.S immigration laws.Congresswomen Sheila Jackson. A grand public gathering arranged by MQM Houston unit.
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Ajaz Siddiqui takes over as “Acting Central Organizer” for the MQM USAMember of the central organizing committee of MQM United States, Mr. Ajaz Siddiqi assumed the powers of the acting central organizer today. Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui who is the caretaker of MQM North America has announced today that Ajaz Siddiqi will be performing the duties of the central organizer until March 5, 2004 in the absence of present organizer Ibad U. Rehman who is on leave from the organizational work due to his professional responsibilities for the next 5 weeks. Ajaz Siddiqui is a senior worker actively working for MQM USA since last 15 years. He is a professional banker associated with a leading bank in Washington DC.
MQM Chicago Unit Announces its Youth Wing. Click here for Details
MQM USA’s central organizing committee and all unit in charges of MQM USA have offered their condolences to Syed Mughni Raza, joint in charge of MQM Houston unit whose father Syed Mohammad Arif died in Karachi last night and  Gulam Bombay Wala's mother has died in Houston Inalllaha WaInnalalehe Wa Rajaoon. MQM USA prays to God to rest the departed soul in peace and provide strength to the family to bear this great loss.
KKC Washington Dc Chapter Held Eid Prayer in Virginia. Incharge KKC USA Tayyab Hussain congratulated DC Chapter Click Here for More Pictures
Masrur J Khan takes oath in Houston. Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui and MQM Houston Unit Committee have witnessed the historic event. MQM Units througout the Globe have sent their greetings. Click here for pictures.
Pakistani Community in Houston Honors MQM on Masrur Khan’s Historical Victory.
P.A.S.T, P.A.G.H, KU Alumni and other Organizations and Individuals paid tribute to MQM.
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Associated Press (APP)
Karachi Club New York Hosts a Community Gathering for Federal Ministers Syed Safawanullah and Liaquat Ali Jatoi Please click Here Pictures.
MQM USA’s Delegation Led by Farhat Khan Meets with Governor Ishratul Ebad in Karachi. Tipu Sultan University of Management Sciences (TSUMS) Discussed.
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MQM USA's "Quaid-e-Tehrik Peace Award" Ceremony at Nine Zero Karachi. Click here for Details
Season's Greetings from Quaid-e-Tehrik, Detroit Unit and a Greeting Card click here for larger image
MQM USA Sets a History….Masrur J Khan has won Houston City Councilman seat. click here to see Pictures
MQM Washington DC is holding Eid Prayer in City of Sterling, VA Click here for Details
KKC's Campaign concluded in a grand style in Washington Local unit collected over eight thousand dollars in charity In charge KKC, Tayyab Hussain congratulated volunteers in DC Click here for Details
MQM's Women wing of Washington DC arranged an Eid Mela. Click here for Details
MQM Chicago unit's Iftar Dinner Click here for Details
MQM Washington DC holds Eid Prayers in two cities of Northern Virginia Click here for Details
MQM New York's Family Eid Mela Click here for Details
MQM Washington DC and KKC’s joint Iftar Dinner. Event Sponsored by Leading Pakistani Company LAZIZA FOODS. Click here for Details
Golden Jubilee Magazine Click Here to Read in English Click here to Read in Urdu
MQM USA Proudly Releases Its 2002-2003 Annual Report on Organizational Activities. Please Click Here to See Complete Report As Submitted to Quaid-e-Tehrik Altaf Hussain Bhai 
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Grand Assembly in Washington DC to honor Treasury and Opposition Senators. Event Covered by Prime TV.Click here for Details
MQM United States Mourns the Death Anniversaries of Quaid's Family Members.

All units of MQM USA have held Quran Khwanis and offer fatihas on the death anniversaries of Quaid-e-Tehrik Altaf Hussain's Late Mother Mohtarma Khursheed Begum, brother Nasir Hussain Shaheed and nephew Arif Hussain Shaheed. Gatherings held in several cities throughout the United States including Houston, Chicago, Washington DC, New York, South Florida. MQM USA's unit in charges and members of the central Organizing committee have expressed their grief and offered Fatihas. They prayed to Almighty for the forgiveness of the departed souls.
MQM Houston and Pakistani American Congress' Joint Iftar Dinner in the honor of Senator Babar Khan Ghauri and Senator Azam Swati. Click here for Details
MQM Dallas Unit's Iftar Dinner Click here for Details
MQM Detroit Unit's  Iftar Dinner Click here for Details
MQM NY unit has hosted "Meet The Press" event in the honor of over 15 parliamentarians from Pakistan Click here for Details
 MQM USA's Official Logo for Golden Jubilee Celebrations Click Here for larger Image
MQMUSA central committee meets with Altaf Hussain Click for Urdu News
MQM NY Unit's Iftar attended by Senator Babar Khan Ghauri,Dr. Khalid Maqbool and Members of MQM USA's Central Committee.Click her for Details
MQM USA shares jubilation and success in Philadelphia, Houston and Virginia. All candidates supported by MQM USA have won including Masroor J. Khan.Click here for Details
MQM New Jersey unit has arranged an Iftar Dinner
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MQM Chicago Unit  Re-organized, New Set Up Announced Click here for Details
MQM Washington DC is holding Eid Prayers in Cities of Alexandria and Sterling.
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Important Circular for All Units Click here for Details
MQM Washington Launches KKC Campaign Click here for Details
KKC Chicago Unit Arranges Iftar Dinner Sunday, November 16th, 2003 At
KKC Washington DC Unit Arranges Iftar Dinner Click here for Details
MQM Houston Unit Reorganized, Adhoc Setup Announced Click here for Details
Public Session & Quaid-e-Tehrik's Speech at the Convention Sets a History
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Election Campaigns 2003
MQM USA fully activates its workers to participate in various State level Senate and Councilmen election campaigns. The Central Organizer and the members of the Central Organizing Committee of MQM United States had advised the workers last month to get involved in the November 4 election process by becoming a part of election campaigns in order to understand the local election system.
MQM USA’s workers are supporting certain candidates in Texas, Virginia, Illinois, Pennsylvania and New Jersey based upon their programs towards healthcare, taxation, immigrant policy, etc. In a separate statement issue by the MQM USA, that
Mr. Masroor J. Khan will be provided with full support of MQM USA in his candidacy for council of Houston seat whereas Ms. Toddy Puller will be given full support in Virginia State Senate elections together with Ms. Kris Edmondson for the     seat of delegate. MQM USA also endorsed Mr. John Street for the Mayor's      seat in Philadelphia.
Collection of Golden Jubilee Poems by Imran Hussain
Soldiers of the Nation

Freedom Never Dies
Quaid-e-Tehrik’s Golden Jubilee event in Chicago Click here for Details
Quaid-e-Tehrik’s Golden Jubilee event in New York.Click here for Details
MQM Youth Wing's Setup Announced in New York Click here for Details
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Dr. Farooq Sattar at MQM's Central Office Chicago Click here for Details
DR. Farooq Sattar in New York’s Public Gathering Click here for Details
Dr. Farooq Sattar’s visit to Miami and glimpses from a public gathering arranged by MQM South Florida unit. Click here for Details
Dr. Farooq Sattar in "Awami Adaalat" in Washington DC Click here for Details
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Amnesty International USA greets MQM USA Click here for Details
MQM Houston's Silver Jubilee Extravaganza Click Here for Details
APMSO's SILVER JUBILEE in CHICAGO Click here for Details
APMSO's SILVER JUBILEE in Dallas Click here for Details
Glimpses from the First Semi-Annual Convention in Saint Louis
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