Pakistan survived difficult times, we didn't cry about rigging, says Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan survived difficult times, we didn't cry about rigging, says Nawaz Sharif

Even as there seems no way out of Pakistan's political deadlock despite five round of talks between the PML-N government and Imran Khan's PTI, PM Nawaz Sharif made it clear that he was in no intention to quit, and expressed hope that the current phase of political chaos shall pass.

Imran Khan cashes in on ex-election official's revelation on rigging
Imran Khan cashes in on ex-election official's revelation on rigging

In a impassioned speech, that moved some protesters to tears according to a Dawn news report, Qadri said that he had started the mission with an “intention of martyrdom to fight for the rights of oppressed & downtrodden”.

30-day quit call to PM non-negotiable: Imran Khan

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has said his call for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down for a 30-day period is non-negotiable and the ball is now in the government`s court, media reported Monday.

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 rigging in the 2013 polls.

No justification for protests: Nawaz Sharif tells agitating leaders

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif said there was no justification for the protests as he has accepted all constitutional demands of protesters.

We won`t spare you Nawaz, says Imran Khan; Pak Parl rejects PM`s resignation demand

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) party chief Imran Khan has reiterated his call to protesters to enter the Red Zone and continue the civil disobedience movement after Pakistan Parliament rejected their demands.

Pakistan government `examining demands` of Imran Khan, Qadri teams

After talking to Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) party of Tahir-ul-Qadri and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) party of Imran Khan, reports emanating from the Pak capital suggested that the Nawaz Sharif government was giving their demands a serious thought and could respond by Thursday.

Pak social media abuzz with pro and anti-govt debates

As the Pakistan government and protesters were locked in an intense standoff in the capital, pitched battles were also being fought on the social media with `IamNawaz` and `GoNawazGo` trending on Twitter.

Pakistan`s Supreme Court summons Khan and Qadri

Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered opposition leader Imran Khan and cleric Tahir ul-Qadri to appear in court the following day over protests in the capital designed to force the prime minister`s resignation. 

US urges all sides in Pak to peacefully resolve differences

The United States has appealed to all sides in Pakistan to refrain from violence and resolve their differences through peaceful discussions in a way that strengthens democracy in the country.

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif attends Parliament amid anti-govt protests, Tahir ul-Qadri asks supporters to `lay siege`

Cleric Tahir ul-Qadri and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief marched into `red zone` along with thousands of protesters demanding the resignation of PM.

Pak troops on high alert for Red Zone security as Imran Khan refuses to budge

As Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan ratcheted up pressure against the government by vowing to lead the protest march into the Red Zone on Tuesday, the Pakistani Army put its troops on alert.

Pak Govt gives in to Imran Khan`s demand? Two committees to negotiate with PTI, PAT

The Pakistan government appeared gearing up to control the situation as it agreed to accept their “legal” and “constitutional” demands.

Imran Khan calls for `civil disobedience movement` to oust Pak PM Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan`s opposition leader Imran Khan on Sunday declared a "civil disobedience movement" against the Nawaz Sharif-led government, saying the country`s future is bleak under the rule of businessmen, as cleric Tahirul Qadri gave a 48-hour ultimatum to the embattled Prime Minister to resign.

Suicide bombers to attack anti-govt rallies of Imran Khan, Tahirul Qadri? Pak on alert

Pressure mounted on Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif as Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tahreek (PAT) leader Tahirul Qadri ratcheted up the efforts, demanding him to quit.

Imran Khan`s convoy `attacked`; clashes erupt in Pakistan

Clashes broke out as protesters led in convoys by cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan and a populist cleric advanced on the Pakistani capital to try to topple the government they say was elected by fraud.

Protest marches by Maulana Tahir ul-Qadri, Imran Khan head towards Pak capital

Two protest groups - one led by cricketer-turned-opposition politician Imran Khan, and the other by activist cleric Tahir ul-Qadri - marched towards the capital Islamabad on Thursday to demand that a government they condemn as corrupt steps down.

Imran Khan demands overhaul of Pakistan election commission

Imran Khan sought the reconstitution of Pakistan`s election commission into a strong and independent institution as he held a large protest here against the alleged rigging in last year`s general election.

NATO supply line in Pakistan opened up

The ruling party in northwest Pakistan Thursday decided to unblock supplies to NATO troops in neighbouring Afghanistan days after a court ruled the blockade was illegal.

Imran Khan not to be part of Taliban team

Cricketer-turned-politician, and chief of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, Imran Khan will not be part of the Taliban peace talks committee, a media report said Monday.