World | Reuters | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, weakened by weeks of demonstrations calling for him to resign, threatened on Wednesday to clear a protest camp established more than a month ago outside government offices in Islamabad.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 17, 2014
A Pakistani court on Wednesday quashed all cases registered against the protesters of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) who violated prohibitory orders, a media report stated.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
A murder case has been registered against Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his ministers and other top officials for their alleged involvement in the killing of anti-government protesters, police said today.
AssociatedPress | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Misbah-ul-Haq feels the return of the World Cup in Australia was a good omen for Pakistan, as that was where they won their only World Cup in 1992, when Imran Khan's side beat England in the final
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Tuesday appealed to the Supreme Court to play its role in stopping police brutality in Islamabad where protestors are engaged in sit-ins against the government.
Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
Abdul Qadir is an active supporter of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf party.
World | Reuters | Saturday September 13, 2014
A court in Pakistan ordered on Saturday that 100 opposition activists be sent to jail for holding illegal protests and other violations, prompting a tense confrontation between demonstrators and police in the centre of the capital.
World | Reuters | Friday September 12, 2014
Arshad Shah, a Pakistani protester, feels trapped: worn out after weeks of street demonstrations against the government, he wants to go home but protest organisers will not let him.
Friday September 12, 2014
Bollywood, where Asha Parekh ruled with a booty to rival Beyonce some decades ago, is just starting to transfer its attention from the 'dil' to the derriere
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 11, 2014
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Imran Khan today alleged that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif owned a property in a posh area of London and had invested millions of dollars in Europe.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 9, 2014
Signs of a possible solution to the political crisis engulfing Pakistan emerged today with the embattled government saying it has reached an agreement with Imran Khan's party on most of their demands, except that of Premier Nawaz Sharif's ouster whic...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 8, 2014
The Pakistan government and the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) have said that progress has been made during the latest round of talks, media reported on Monday.
World | Reuters | Friday September 5, 2014
Weeks of mounting anti-government protests in Pakistan had been enough to convince five of the powerful army's 11 Corps Commanders that it was time for them to step in and force embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign.
Opinion | Shobhaa De | Thursday September 4, 2014
Which begum wants to live in bullet-proof container, asks Shobhaa De.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Pakistani opposition groups agreed Wednesday to resume talks with the government about a political crisis that has rocked the country but a stalemate over demands for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation dragged on.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Pakistan's Parliament today became the new battleground in the ongoing political turmoil with pro-government leaders and lawmakers of Imran Khan's party accusing each other of undermining democracy, even as protesters returned to the negotiating tabl...
World | Reuters | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Rival Pakistani politicians on Wednesday explored the possibility of a negotiated solution to weeks of protests aimed at the removal of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that eased after turning violent at the weekend.
World | Reuters | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Pakistani protest leader Imran Khan said on Tuesday he would hold talks with a conservative Islamist politician who has been trying to mediate between Khan's political party and the government since the beginning of a political crisis.
World | Reuters | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a joint session of parliament on Tuesday as a deepening crisis over mass protests demanding his resignation prompted fears of an army intervention.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Embattled Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said that he will neither resign nor go on leave, even as anti-government protesters led by Imran Khan and Tahir-ul-Qadri continue to mount pressure on him to step down.