Pakistan cleric sets 48-hour deadline for parliamentarians

Cleric and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Tahir ul-Qadri Monday gave a 48-hour deadline to members of the National Assembly or lower house of parliament to leave the house even as it was reported that the third round of talks between the Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has been successful.

Pak political crisis: Zardari dismisses need for Sharif`s resignation, says govt

The Pakistani government said former president Asif Ali Zardari has denied any need for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign over the demand by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf and Pakistan Awami Tehreek.

Political stalemate continues, as Khan, Qadri want Sharif`s head

Pakistan`s political stalemate continued amid political discussions by the government to find a solution and protest leaders Imran Khan and Tahir-ul-Qadri refusing to give up until Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resigns.

Imran Khan demands Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif`s resignation

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf`s (PTI) chief Imran Khan Saturday demanded Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s resignation and for new elections to be held as last year`s polls were rigged.

Bloodshed feared as Pakistan braces for Azadi march on I-Day

Pakistan is all set to observe its Independence Day on Thursday, but looming large on the I-day celebrations is the Azadi march that is scheduled to take place from the eastern city of Lahore to the capital Islamabad.

Imran Khan says he is against military rule in Pakistan

Imran Khan tried to play down the suspicion that he was paving way for a military takeover through his anti-government protests and said martial law is not a solution to the country`s problems.

Pak`s MQM demands high-level judicial inquiry into PTI leader`s murder

Pakistan`s MQM has demanded that a high level judicial inquiry be conducted into the events surrounding the murder of senior vice president in Sindh of Pakistan PTI in Karachi.

Grenade attack near Imran Khan`s party gathering, 3 injured

At least three people were injured when a hand grenade attack on a meeting of Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf party in a northwestern province on Sunday, police said.