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  • Pakistan Protest Leaders Say to Negotiate with Army to End Crisis

    Pakistan Protest Leaders Say to Negotiate with Army to End Crisis

    Pakistani opposition leaders Imran Khan and Tahir ul-Qadri, who have tried to force the prime minister to quit after a wave of protests, agreed on Thursday to negotiate with the country's powerful army to find a way out of the crisis within 24 hours.

  • Pakistan Police Launch PM Sharif Murder Probe To Defuse Crisis

    Pakistan Police Launch PM Sharif Murder Probe To Defuse Crisis

    Authorities in Pakistan on Thursday filed a murder case naming the prime minister as a suspect, officials said, in a bid to defuse a fortnight of anti-government protests.

  • Imran Khan Looks Isolated as Pakistan Crisis Reaches Crossroads

    Imran Khan Looks Isolated as Pakistan Crisis Reaches Crossroads

    Pakistani opposition politician Imran Khan appeared isolated in his struggle to bring down the prime minister on Thursday after a fellow protest leader announced he was ready to allow thousands of anti-government demonstrators to go home.

  • Pakistan to Register Case Against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Others in Murder Case

    Pakistan to Register Case Against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Others in Murder Case

    The Pakistan government on Thursday said it will register a case of murder against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharief and 20 others, for their alleged role in the clashes that killed 14 supporters of the cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri.

  • Pakistan Government Braces for Possible Showdown With Protesters

    Pakistan Government Braces for Possible Showdown With Protesters

    Pakistan's PML-N-led government today braced for a possible showdown with the anti-government protesters after failure of the fifth round of talks, with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif rejecting their demands to quit.

  • Pakistan's Prime Minister Resolved to Ride out Protests Crisis

    Pakistan's Prime Minister Resolved to Ride out Protests Crisis

    Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif told parliament on Wednesday he would not be cowed by thousands of demonstrators camped outside the assembly demanding his resignation.

  • Pakistan's Prime Minister Meets Army Chief Amid Crisis

    Pakistan's Prime Minister Meets Army Chief Amid Crisis

    Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met the powerful army chief on Tuesday, a source in his administration said, as a political deadlock over mass protests for the government's resignation showed no signs of resolution.

  • Pakistan Crisis Deepens, Cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri Issues 48-hour Ultimatum to Government

    Pakistan Crisis Deepens, Cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri Issues 48-hour Ultimatum to Government

    Pakistan's political crisis deepened today with cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri giving a fresh 48-hour ultimatum to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down after a former top Election Commission official backed protesters' allegations of rigging in last year'...

  • Populist's Brash Tactics Stir Fears of Crisis in Pakistan

    Populist's Brash Tactics Stir Fears of Crisis in Pakistan

    Only last year, Imran Khan was casting himself as the savior of Pakistani politics: a playboy cricketer turned opposition leader who enjoyed respect and sex appeal, filling stadiums with adoring young Pakistanis drawn to his strident attacks on corru...

  • No Justification for Protests: Nawaz Sharif Tells Agitating Leaders

    No Justification for Protests: Nawaz Sharif Tells Agitating Leaders

    Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday said there was no justification for the protests as he has accepted all constitutional demands of protesters after opposition leader Imran Khan asked him to quit for 30 days to allow a probe into alleged...

  • Asif Zardari in Lahore to Meet Nawaz Sharif

    Asif Zardari in Lahore to Meet Nawaz Sharif

    Former president and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari arrived in Lahore on Saturday for a meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

  • No Headway in Talks to End Political Impasse in Pakistan

    No Headway in Talks to End Political Impasse in Pakistan

    A tense standoff continued in Pakistan today as overnight talks between the government and protesters demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation made little headway in breaking the political logjam.

  • Imran Khan's Party to Resume Talks with Pakistan Government

    Imran Khan's Party to Resume Talks with Pakistan Government

    Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) today said it was resuming talks with the government aimed at ending tense protests demanding the ousting of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

  • Pakistan Anti-Government Protests Continue Amidst Deadlock

    Pakistan Anti-Government Protests Continue Amidst Deadlock

    The anti-government protests in Pakistan entered the ninth day today amidst serious differences between the negotiators and the protest leaders, who are demanding nothing less than Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation as a pre-condition for talk...

  • Nawaz Sharif Rules Out Use of Force Against Protesters

    Nawaz Sharif Rules Out Use of Force Against Protesters

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today ruled out use of force to dislodge the protesters, led by Imran Khan and populist cleric Tahirul Qadri, camping in the heart of the Pakistani capital.

  • Imran Khan's Party Suspends Talks with Pakistan Government

    Imran Khan's Party Suspends Talks with Pakistan Government

    Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf or PTI has called off talks with the government aimed at ending protests that seek the resignation of Pakistan's Prime Minister and which have destabilised the country. "I will not move from here till Nawaz Shari...

  • Pakistan Parliament Rejects Demand for Nawaz Sharif Resignation

    Pakistan Parliament Rejects Demand for Nawaz Sharif Resignation

    Pakistan's National Assembly today unanimously passed a resolution rejecting the anti-government protesters' demand for the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and dissolution of the Parliament.

  • US Does Not Support Extra-Constitutional Changes in Pakistan

    US Does Not Support Extra-Constitutional Changes in Pakistan

    The US has said that it does not support any extra-constitutional changes in Pakistan, where deadlock continues between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and two key opposition figures seeking his resignation over allegations of corruption and election rig...

  • Pakistan Government Begins Talks with Imran Khan in Bid to End Week-Long Protests

    Pakistan Government Begins Talks with Imran Khan in Bid to End Week-Long Protests

    After week-long protests, rallies, threats and picketing at the political heart of Islamabad, Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, or PTI, finally came to the table with government negotiators to resolve the crisis that threatens Prime Minister Naw...

  • Impasse in Islamabad: Imran Khan Sticks to Stand, Nawaz Sharif Stays Put

    Impasse in Islamabad: Imran Khan Sticks to Stand, Nawaz Sharif Stays Put

    The protest in Pakistan appears to have reached a crossroads. Late this evening, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Imran Khan addressed his supporters at a massive rally in Islamabad, hours after his deadline for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's res...

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