Pakistan

Type: Country
Name: Pakistan
population: 160,166,704
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 20 mins ago - 50 reports

No deadlines, no solutions

A supporter of Tahir ul-Qadri, a Sufi cleric and leader of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) party, cheers upon seeing an army commander after fellow supporters stormed the building of the state television channel PTV, during the Revolution March in Islamabad ... [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - 20 mins ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 mins ago - 87 reports

Pakistan protesters storm state TV

PAKISTANI soldiers and paramilitary forces secured the headquarters of state broadcaster PTV in Islamabad yesterday, after a crowd of anti-government protesters stormed the building and took the channel off the air.Demonstrators led by opposition leaders ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 21 mins ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 26 mins ago - 13 reports

Pakistan’s Turmoil Orchestrated By Domestic And External Actors – Analysis

By SAAGBy Dr Subhash KapilaThe Pakistan Army stands at the centre of facilitating the ongoing besiegement of Pakistan’s democratically elected Government by its political stooges and notably synchronising it with escalation of border clashes on the India-Pak ... [Published Eurasia Review - 26 mins ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 36 reports

Protests in Islamabad has injured more people today. Supporters of Khan attempted to enter the prime minister's official residence.

(Photo : YouTube)Protests in Islamabad has gone more intense today after more than hundreds of people have been injured, both coming from the police and of the opposing group on Saturday.The tension between the supporters of Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri ... [Published Travelers Today - 2 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 16 reports

News about Nawaz Sharif’s resignation baseless, ludicrous: Pakistan Muslim League

The ruling Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz has denied as ‘totally baseless and ludicrous’ news reports that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has resigned.Pakistan National Assembly’s Member Marvi Memon told NDTV from the Prime Minister’s house that news reports ... [Published Millennium Post - 2 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 68 reports

Imran Khan, Cleric Qadri Booked In Anti-Terror Case Over Pakistan Protests

Fresh clashes were reported from Islamabad's Red Zone today.Islamabad:  Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan and fiery cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri have been booked under the anti-terrorist act for attempting to attack Pakistan's parliament.The police registered ... [Published NDTV - 10 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 13 reports

India Concerned Over Developments in Pakistan

NEW DELHI: Expressing concern over developments in Pakistan, Government today said the Ministry of External Affairs is closely watching the situation in the neighbouring country."What is happening in Pakistan is definitely a matter of concern. Ministry ... [Published New Indian Express - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 30 reports

Islamabad: Anti-government protesters shut down PTV transmission

Islamabad: Anti-government demonstrators on Monday stormed into the office of Pakistan's government’s TV news channel PTV & ransacked the building.The office employees escaped from the building as angry demonstrators rushed in.Protesters have also threatened ... [Published ABP Live - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 50 reports

Pakistan army urges political solution

Pakistan’s army has called for a political solution to the current standoff between Islamabad and opposition protesters. “The situation should be resolved politically without wasting any time and without recourse to violent means," the Pakistani military ... [Published Press tv - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 32 reports

Backlash: PTI, PAT rise in anger at use of force in Islamabad

CM Khatta­k visits the injure­d at PIMS, condem­ns ‘brutal­ity’ at the hands of law enforc­ers.PTI workers in Kohistan protest against use of force by police in Islamabad. PHOTO: INPPESHAWAR/BANNU/CHARSADDA / BARIKOT:Demonstrations were held by Pakistan ... [Published The Express Tribune - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 61 reports

Pak military expresses serious concern over political crisis

Pakistan's powerful military today expressed serious concern over the prevailing political turmoil in the country with the government of embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif locked in a showdown with protesters.The Corps Commanders' conference of the ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 130 reports

Islamabad clashes leave two dead, 500 injured

ISLAMABAD: Federal government Sunday said it was trying to re-open talks with opposition groups after bloody clashes between police and protesters outside the prime minister's house left two dead and hundreds injured.Thousands of followers of politician ... [Published SAMAA TV - Aug 31 2014]

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Govt considers decisive action against proteste... [Published Daily Times - 19 mins ago]
SC says won’t mediate; decide case on merit : S... [Published Daily Times - 19 mins ago]
Pakistan Government Considers Decisive Action A... [Published The Palm Beach Post - 20 mins ago]
No deadlines, no solutions [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - 20 mins ago]
Pakistan protesters storm state TV [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 21 mins ago]
Pakistan Government Considers Decisive Action A... [Published Journal-News - 23 mins ago]
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Pakistan’s Turmoil Orchestrated By Domestic And... [Published Eurasia Review - 26 mins ago]
Rebutting allegations: Army, ISI not backing pr... [Published The Express Tribune - 29 mins ago]
Important appointment: Search on for Shaikh Zay... [Published The Express Tribune - 31 mins ago]
For environment: 60 students receive eco-intern... [Published The Express Tribune - 31 mins ago]
Whimsical appearances: Inspiration from water, ... [Published The Express Tribune - 31 mins ago]
Occupational hazard: Lawyer thrashed, robbed by... [Published The Express Tribune - 31 mins ago]
Capital clashes: Lawyers boycott courts [Published The Express Tribune - 31 mins ago]
Angry protestors : MPA’s office attacked [Published The Express Tribune - 31 mins ago]
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Got room for one more crisis? In Pakistan, prot... [Published Hot Air » Top Picks - 2 hours ago]
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Pakistan government considers decisive action a... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - 2 hours ago]
Fresh clashes in Islamabad as pressure mounts o... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - 13 hours ago]
Protests turn deadly in Pakistan [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 31 2014]
Police, demonstrators come to blows in Islamabad [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 31 2014]
Pressure mounts on Pakistan's premier to quit [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 31 2014]
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