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Sep 11, 2014

Islamabad Journal: Beleaguered Pakistani Capital Inches Back to Normal

Islamabad, which has been disrupted by vast traffic jams, barricaded streets and teeming political rallies, is slowly beginning to inch back to its usual routines...

Sep 13, 2014

Pakistan police arrest scores of anti-government activists amid lingering political turmoil

Pakistan's opposition says police have arrested scores of activists in an effort to stop them from participating in weekslong sit-ins in the capital, Islamabad... #Pakistan #Islamabad

Sep 09, 2014

Death toll from floods in India, Pakistan tops 400

The death toll from floods in Pakistan and India reached 400 on Tuesday as armies in both countries scrambled to help the victims and authorities in Islamabad warned of more flooding in the days ahead... #India #Pakistan #Islamabad

Sep 11, 2014

Thousands evacuated as monsoon rain floods Pakistan villages

ISLAMABAD — Pakistani troops used helicopters and boats to evacuate thousands of marooned people from the country's plains where raging monsoon floods inundated more villages Thursday, as the Indian military dropped food for hundreds of thousands of ... #India #Pakistan #Islamabad

Sep 11, 2014

Islamabad Journal: Beleaguered Pakistani Capital Inches Back to Normal

Islamabad, which has been disrupted by vast traffic jams, barricaded streets and teeming political rallies, is slowly beginning to inch back to its usual routines... #India #Pakistan #Islamabad

Aug 18, 2014

Twin protests in Pakistani capital seeking government's ouster bring life to standstill

Twin protests demanding the Pakistani government step down have wreaked havoc in the capital, Islamabad, where commuters must circumvent shipping containers and barbed wire to get to work, protesters knock on people's doors to use the bathroom, and g... #India #Pakistan #Islamabad

Sep 09, 2014

Death Toll in India, Pakistan Floods Reaches 400

JHANG, Pakistan (AP) — The death toll from floods in Pakistan and India reached 400 on Tuesday as armies in both countries scrambled to help the victims and authorities in Islamabad warned hundreds of thousands to be prepared to flee more flooding in... #India #Pakistan #Islamabad

Aug 28, 2014

Pakistani cleric leading opposition rally in Islamabad says talks with government have failed

A fiery Pakistani cleric who has been leading a mass rally outside parliament demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation says he has "shut the door" on further talks with the government... #Islamabad #Nawaz Sharif

Sep 01, 2014

Pakistan protesters storm state TV station, push toward prime minister's house

Pakistani anti-government protesters stormed the state TV building on Monday, forcing the channel briefly off the air as they clashed with police and pushed further into a sprawling government complex in the capital, Islamabad, in an effort to reach ... #Pakistan #Islamabad

Aug 29, 2014

Pakistan's PM denies asking army to mediate with opposition rallying outside parliament

Pakistan's prime minister has denied asking the country's military chief to mediate with opposition leaders and protesters who have camped outside parliament in Islamabad for two weeks, demanding his resignation over alleged voting fraud... #Pakistan #Islamabad