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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 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... #Pakistan #Islamabad

Aug 30, 2014

Thousands of Pakistanis protesting the government march on premier's house

Pakistani police charged with batons and fired tear gas and rubber bullets at thousands of protesters marching toward the prime minister's official residence and the adjacent parliament building in Islamabad on Saturday, blanketing the route with clo... #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

Aug 15, 2014

Thousands Heading to Opposition Rally in Pakistan

(ISLAMABAD) — Thousands of Pakistani opposition supporters were on the road for a second day Friday, heading in two separate convoys to the capital, Islamabad, for a massive rally meant to pressure the country’s prime minister to resign over allegati... #Pakistan #Islamabad #Imran Khan #Nawaz Sharif #South Asia #Michael Brown (politician)

Aug 14, 2014

Pakistani Protesters March on Islamabad

Thousands of protesters led by Pakistani cricketer-turned- politician Imran Khan set out on Thursday to march on Islamabad, aiming to bring down a government they accuse of stealing last year's election... #Islamabad #Imran Khan

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

Aug 15, 2014

Thousands Heading to Opposition Rally in Pakistan

(ISLAMABAD) — Thousands of Pakistani opposition supporters were on the road for a second day Friday, heading in two separate convoys to the capital, Islamabad, for a massive rally meant to pressure the country’s prime minister to resign over allegati... #Pakistan #Islamabad #Michael Brown (politician) #Imran Khan #Nawaz Sharif #South Asia

Aug 14, 2014

Pakistan Rallies to Test Government, Its Democracy

Opponents of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif call for the government to step down and new elections to be held during a protest in Pakistan's capital, Islamabad, on Thursda... #Pakistan #Islamabad #Nawaz Sharif #Imran Khan

Aug 31, 2014

At least one dead, hundreds injured as police clash with Pakistan protesters

At least one person has died and hundreds of others have been injured as police in Pakistan clashed with protesters who attempted to march on the prime minister's residence in Islamabad Saturday evening... #Pakistan #Islamabad