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Jakarta (Indonesia): Dialogue & respect for diversity central to fighting sectarianism, Dr Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri
Thursday, 18 April 2013Dr Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri underlined the need for promoting dialogue and respect for differences and religious beliefs in as diverse a society as Indonesia, adding that such an approach would lead to social harmony and balance. He also talked about role and contributions of MQI and Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri in eliminating sectarianism and establishing a harmonious society through promotion of peace, and interfaith dialogue in Pakistan as well as abroad.
Monday, 4 March 2013Director of MQI’s Interfaith Relations Sohail Ahmad Raza along with Jawad Hamid, Director of Directorate of Gatherings visited Christian Study Centre in Rawalpindi. They held a meeting with Director of the Centre Dr Christy, Coordinator Ms Jennifer and Christopher Sherrfs. They exchanged views on matters of mutual interest including the rights enjoyed by the non-Muslim citizens and steps that needed to be taken to protect those rights and integrate them into the mainstream.
Saturday, 16 March 2013Corruption, Al Qaeda, terrorism - all the things that the nuclear-armed Pakistan has made a sick and dangerous country, he wants to sweep away - the preacher Tahir-ul-Qadri. But people puzzle before the election: Who is this man? What it stands for? A visit to his headquarters.
Tuesday, 12 March 2013Islam is a religion of peace and love. The Holy Prophet (SAW) guaranteed the complete protection of life, honour and property of the non-Muslims citizens in an Islamic state. Those miscreants who are involved in Badami Bagh tragedy have nothing to do essence of Islamic teachings and Pakistan. Such miscreants and mischief mongering elements should be tried under anti-terrorism law and exemplary punishment meted out. The cheques of financial assistance announced by the federal and provincial governments should be encashed by March 16. Playing politics on torched and demolished houses is an inhuman act. Every one should support the Christian community at this hour of great difficulty and distress.
Sunday, 10 March 2013The hundreds of workers belonging to PAT and MQI took out a demonstration to protest acts of vandalism and setting the houses of Christian community ablaze in Joseph Colony in Punjab. The protesters expressed their solidarity with the members of Christian community and said that these acts were a blot on the face of the country. They dubbed the incidents as a grave conspiracy to undermine the cosmopolitan, multi-cultural and plural character of the Pakistani society.
Saturday, 9 March 2013Branding the Badami Bagh tragedy as a grave conspiracy against Pakistan, Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has condemned the act of vandalism and setting of houses of Christian community ablaze. He said that terrorism and Pakistan could not go together. He said that time to decide was now.
Tuesday, 19 February 2013Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri said that the government had failed miserably to control law and order situation in Balochistan. He demanded that Quetta city should be handed over to the army. He said that the Constitution was clear in such a situation saying that the army could take control of a city in case the civil administration failed to restore law and order and protect the life and property of the citizens. Dr Qadri directed the MQI and PAT workers to take part in the protest sit-in organized in Quetta and across the country.
Thursday, 24 January 2013The 29th annual Mawlid-un-Nabi (SAW) Conference would be held at the Minar-e-Pakistan between the intervening night of the 11th and 12th of Rabi-al-Awal. People from across different sections of society and professions would attend the International Conference in their hundreds of thousands to show their love and respect for the Holy Prophet (SAW). The chief highlight of the Conference is the keynote address of Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri.
Wednesday, 16 January 2013ISLAMABAD: Dr Muhammad Tahirul Qadri has presented four demands for the next general elections and gave an ultimatum to the government to decide till tonight, Geo News reported. Speaking to the participants of sit-in at D-Chowk, Dr. Qadri presented his four demands, saying that elections should be held under article 62, 63 and 218 of the constitution.
Wednesday, 16 January 2013ISLAMABAD: Chief of Tehreek-e-Minhaj ul Quran Dr Tahirul Qadri has given two days deadline to the government to step down, Geo News reported on Wednesday. Continuing with his address to the participants of sit in at D-Chowk, he said that the parliament is protecting goons and plunderers, claiming that they would flee soon. He said that democracy demands the protection of fundamental rights rather than encouraging competition between the powerful and poor.
Sunday, 13 January 2013LAHORE: The long-march spearheaded by Tehreek-e-Minhajul Quran leader Dr Tahirul Qadri enters Kamoki. The caravan, comprising all sorts of vehicles including cars, buses and motorcycles, began its journey from Model Town, Lahore and reached Kamoke after moving through Faisal Town, Kenal road, Railway Station, Minar-e-Pakistan, Shahdarra and Muridke.
Sunday, 13 January 2013Democracy Long March on its way - Pictorial view
Sunday, 13 January 2013“It is a march for democracy, it is a march against looters and plunders ruling in Islamabad and Lahore, it is a march against the evil forces, it is a march against those exploiting poor people, it is a march against the oppressors, the corrupts and the persecutors of the weak and poor would Insha Allah be wiped out forever,” said Dr Qadri prior to departing for the march.
Tuesday, 8 January 2013Pakistan Awami Tehreek has announced schedule for Dr Tahir ul Qadri's January 14 long march. According to PAT spokesman Abdul Hafeez Chaudhary, a convoy comprising of Tehreek Minhaj ul Quran and Muttahida Qaumi Movment would leave for Islamabad from Dr Tahir ul Qadri's Lahore residence on January 13 at nine in the morning.
Friday, 4 January 2013KARACHI: While reiterating his vow to turn Islamabad into the “world’s largest Tahrir Square,” Minhajul Quran International (MQI) chief Tahirul Qadri said that any discussions, appointments or announcements concerning a caretaker government before his long march scheduled for January 14 will not be accepted. Qadri was addressing a press conference at Khawaja House on Wednesday. “We want a caretaker government which is totally impartial, powerful and honest and we are open to discussions with everybody, including the president and the prime minister to achieve this end – but not before the long march,” he said.
Wednesday, 2 January 2013Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has said that Parliament has not allowed the Election Commission of Pakistan to become powerful and autonomous institution in the real sense. He said that he would restore the people’s rights through democratic and peaceful struggle and with the help of Constitution of Pakistan. He said that the biggest gathering would take place in front of the Parliament House on January 14. He made it clear that he never invoked Egyptian model in his speeches and interviews, adding that he was talking of the Pakistani model.
Thursday, 3 January 2013LAHORE: Tehrik-e-Minhajul Quran Chairman Dr Tahirul Qadri has said that January 14 would bring about a revolution in the country, and the people of Pakistan will end the hegemony of the so-called political giants of the country. Addressing the Ulema and Mashaikh Convention, held at the Minhajul Quran Secretariat in Model Town here on Thursday, Qadri said he would start his long march along with three million people, and their number would reach four million till the culmination of the march. “No one will return from Islamabad till the final outcome,” he declared.
Tuesday, 25 December 2012Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri said that we had presented the Quaid-e-Azam’s concept of state for Pakistan’s progress, prosperity and welfare. He said that MQI was struggling for a country where there was rule of law, people had access necessities of life, foreign policy was independent and economy was strong. He said that he had given a deadline of January 10 for the implementation of his demands, adding if these demands were not met, the people would be geared up for the Long March on January 14.
Tuesday, 1 January 2013Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri said journey of revolution will reach on its destination, adding this would be a peaceful march. He said 14th January gathering in Islamabad would be the world’s largest Tehrir square in Islamabad and it would be peaceful. There would be no use of bullet and violence in this march, he added. People gathering in Islamabad will decision on caretakers government in the country, he said.