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Hundreds of thousands cut off by India and Pakistan floods

Emergency workers are trying to reach hundreds of thousands of people in northern India and Pakistan cut off by the worst floods for decades.<p>Hundreds have died in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir.<p>In the Indian-administered zone the army has been transporting boats by air to evacuate people …

Pakistani protesters clash with police, soldiers secure state TV

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani soldiers and paramilitary forces secured the state television headquarters in Islamabad on Monday after a crowd of anti-government protesters stormed the building and took the channel off the air.<p>Protesters led by opposition leaders Imran Khan, a hero cricket player …

Pakistan Protesters Clash With Police as Calls for Sharif's Ouster Grow

There is an old joke about Islamabad, the sleepy and verdant capital of Pakistan: It is half the size of Arlington National Cemetery, it goes, but …

Pakistan Protests: Government Orders Charges to be Filed Against Imran Khan

After yesterday's (30 August) bloody clashes between anti-government Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) supporters, and …

Pakistan: 294 Injured, 7 Dead as Protesters Break Down Parliament House Gate

Anti-government protesters were fired on with heavy tear gas by security forces as they marched towards the Parliament House and Pakistan Prime …

Pakistan Protest Leader Ends Talks With Govt, Reiterates Call for PM to Resign

Protests continued in the Pakistani capital city of Islamabad today, with protest leader Imran Khan announcing an end to his talks with the …

In Pakistan and Ferguson, the real risks of bringing children to protests became clear this week

In Pakistan’s capital, Islamabad, and in Ferguson, Missouri, in the United States, daily protests have brought life to a standstill this week. In both places, children at mass public demonstrations have become a poignant part of the narrative, and their presence has emphasized the vulnerability of …

Here's A Rundown Of The Problems Plaguing Afghanistan And Pakistan

Afghanistan suffers from critical problems in developing effective security forces, has never had a successful U.S. surge, and is seeing civilian casualties reach new heights and violence steadily spreading throughout the country. While ISAF -- and the U.S. and Afghan governments -- have stopped …

My vision for a democratic Pakistan

So what kind of new political system do I want for Pakistan?<p>I want to change the governmental and administrative structure into a "participatory democracy" and devolve the political, financial and administrative powers to the grass-roots level. I have developed a model of modern systems and true …

Pakistan: Imran Khan supporters gather in Islamabad to protest against government - video

Photograph: Bilawal Arbab/EPA<p>Imran Khan, a Cricketer-turned politician and head of oppostion party Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf, speaks to supporters during a fourth day of protests, in Islamabad, Pakistan, 18 August 2014 Photograph: Bilawal …

Crisis in Islamabad: What does Imran Khan really want?

<b>11 May 2013: “Rigging! But hey, I won Khyber-Pakhtunkwa, so it’s fine.”</b><p>In last year’s Pakistani elections, Imran Khan and his party, the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf, had its best showing ever. It became Pakistan’s third-largest party, it won Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province and some very important seats in …

Imran Khan