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PM Nawaz Sharif self goals at UN speech: Is India's restraint against Pakistan working?
India

PM Nawaz Sharif self goals at UN speech: Is India's restraint against Pakistan working?

In limiting itself to "diplomatic offensive", the Centre may have pre-empted a Pakistani move that was relying on a sharp counter-attack from India as a reaction to Uri.

Karachi comes to a grinding halt after strike call by Imran Khan's party
World

Karachi comes to a grinding halt after strike call by Imran Khan's party

Imran, who reached here in the afternoon was given a rousing welcome by partymen. He was flanked by senior leaders Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Sheikh Rasheed.

Pak protests lose steam as Khan, Qadri seek negotiated settlement
World

Pak protests lose steam as Khan, Qadri seek negotiated settlement

Sharif has refused to step down, while protest leaders have rejected his calls to come to the negotiating table, creating a dangerous deadlock and prompting fears the military might seize power.

Nawaz Sharif govt condemns Pakistan protests, dubs it as 'mutiny against state'
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Nawaz Sharif govt condemns Pakistan protests, dubs it as 'mutiny against state'

Nawaz Sharif government turned to Parliament for support as demonstrators continued to put pressure on a defiant Nawaz Sharif to quit as Prime Minister.

Pakistan live: Sharif to address joint session of Parliament as protests spiral
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Pakistan live: Sharif to address joint session of Parliament as protests spiral

Follow live updates from the ongoing protests in Pakistan here,

Pakistan: Chaos grips Islamabad after protesters storm PTV complex, secretariat
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Pakistan: Chaos grips Islamabad after protesters storm PTV complex, secretariat

The violence in Pakistan comes as part of the mass demonstrations led by cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri and opposition politician Imran Khan that demand Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resign.

Photos: Pakistan lapses into chaos as Imran Khan, Tahir-ul-Qadri demand Sharif's resignation
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Photos: Pakistan lapses into chaos as Imran Khan, Tahir-ul-Qadri demand Sharif's resignation

Pakistani protesters pushed closer to the prime minister's house in central Islamabad on Monday in their bid to force his removal and forced national television off the air after clashes turned violent over the weekend.

Pakistan: Former teammate Javed Miandad backs Imran Khan's protest
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Pakistan: Former teammate Javed Miandad backs Imran Khan's protest

Even as the political crisis in the country deepens, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Khan's former teammate and cricket legend Miandad announced his support for the ongoing protest here.

Pakistan: Protesters storm PTV complex, shut off transmission
World

Pakistan: Protesters storm PTV complex, shut off transmission

The weekend clashes in Pakistan left nearly 500 people injured, including some children and nearly 100 police officers.

Pakistan: Protesters storm state TV complex, cut off transmission
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Pakistan: Protesters storm state TV complex, cut off transmission

Transmission of the main state news TV channel in Pakistan was cut minutes after an anchor announced demonstrators had entered the building and "besieged" staff.

How Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's ended up with mass anti-govt protests
World

How Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's ended up with mass anti-govt protests

Toppled in a 1999 coup, jailed and then exiled, Sharif made a triumphant comeback as PM for a third time in last year's polls. But critics say that slow pace of reforms, apparent detachment and poor relations with the military emboldened his challengers and encouraged the anti-government protests.

Pakistan SC refuses to issue orders for eviction of protesters
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Pakistan SC refuses to issue orders for eviction of protesters

Pakistan Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the government's plea to issue an order for the eviction of protesters besieging the Parliament, saying it is an administrative matter and should be dealt with in accordance with the law.

Pak crisis puts army back in control; protests in Islamabad
World

Pak crisis puts army back in control; protests in Islamabad

Even if, as seems likely, the Khan and Qadri protests eventually fizzle out due to a lack of overt support from the military, the Nawaz Sharif will emerge weakened from the crisis.

Pakistan: Islamabad on edge after Imran Khan pledges to breach red zone
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Pakistan: Islamabad on edge after Imran Khan pledges to breach red zone

The protests come as Pakistan's armed forces wage an offensive against Taliban militants in the northwest and as the government tries to boost a flagging economy.

Pak: 147 arrested in Punjab as protests continue raging in the capital
Politics

Pak: 147 arrested in Punjab as protests continue raging in the capital

The protests have piled extra pressure on the 15-month-old civilian government already struggling to overcome high unemployment, daily power cuts and a Taliban insurgency.

Pak protests: Imran Khan's party to mass resign from all parliamentary seats
World

Pak protests: Imran Khan's party to mass resign from all parliamentary seats

Former cricket star Imran Khan says last year's general election, in which his Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) party came third, was rigged and has demanded Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resign and hold new polls.

Pakistan govt forms 2 committees to hold talks with Imran Khan, Qadri
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Pakistan govt forms 2 committees to hold talks with Imran Khan, Qadri

Pakistan government has said it was ready to discuss all "constitutional" demands put forth by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Pakistan Awami Tehreek.

Pak protests: Sharif behind '2013 electoral match fixing', says Imran Khan
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Pak protests: Sharif behind '2013 electoral match fixing', says Imran Khan

"Ppl know NS (Sharif) along with ROs (Returning Officers) & caretakers were all involved in 2013 electoral match fixing. They will not accept it," the cricketer-turned-politician tweeted.

Trouble for Nawaz Sharif, is Pakistan facing its fourth coup?
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Trouble for Nawaz Sharif, is Pakistan facing its fourth coup?

Imran Khan, the cricketer-turned politician, has made it clear that his current protest would end only after Sharif’s resignation.