/ Apr 20, 2017

Pakistan's top court orders PM be investigated for corruption

Pakistan’s top court ordered the prime minister be investigated for corruption Thursday, in a highly anticipated decision that granted Nawaz Sharif a temporary reprieve as judges said there was insufficient evidence to oust him from power. Sharif and his children had been accused of ...

300 are injured as police clash with protesters in Islamabad

/ Aug 31, 2014

300 are injured as police clash with protesters in Islamabad

At least 300 people were wounded in clashes between police and protesters in Pakistan’s capital, Islamabad, hospital officials said Sunday, as a fortnight-long political impasse took a violent turn. The violence, which began late Saturday and continued early Sunday, erupted after around 25,000 people ...