ISLAMABAD - Magical skills used by Federal Interior Minister Rehman Malik in moderating political stance of London-based MQM Quaid Altaf over the infamous NRO has paid him well, TheNation reliably learnt on Monday. According to the sources, Malik who undertook a special trip to London and prevailed upon the self-exiled MQM Quaid has been promised by the President as well as the PM to retain him as Federal Minister with the same portfolio during the expected reshuffle in the cabinet. Sources were of the view that Rehman Malik would get preferential treatment after successfully accomplishing his given task, which several PPP key leaders and his cabinet colleagues believed was not possible without him.