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Imran Khan · Islamabad

Pakistan capital blockaded ahead of opposition protest

45% Center coverage: 31 sources
Pakistani authorities blocked off all major roads into the capital Islamabad on Wednesday. A defiant former Prime Minister Imran Khan said he would march with demonstrators to the city center for a rally he hopes will bring down the government and force early elections. The march has raised fears of violent clashes between supporters of Khan and the country's top opposition leader.See the Story
Protestors · Islamabad

Pakistan's ex-PM Khan issues ultimatum on elections after mass rally

46% Center coverage: 33 sources
Imran Khan cancels planned sit-in in Islamabad, temporarily assuaging fears of civil conflict. Khan led thousands on a march toward Parliament demanding the government's resignation. Khan was ousted last month by a no-confidence vote in Parliament. Since then, he has held rallies across the country, saying his removal was the result of a U.S.-organized plot.See the Story
Imran Khan · Islamabad

Ousted PM Khan leads protest march on blockaded Pakistan capital

45% Center coverage: 9 sources
Authorities block all major roads leading to Pakistan's capital city of Islamabad. Clashes broke out between police and protesters. Authorities had blocked entry to Islamabad, Lahore, Multan and Peshawar. Imran Khan was banned from holding the rally after a policeman was killed by a PTI supporter.See the Story
IMF · Islamabad

IMF to release $900 million when Pakistan removes fuel price caps -source

57% Right coverage: 7 sources
Pakistan and the IMF have worked out the outlines for the release of over $900 million in funds. The funds would come through once Pakistan removes its fuel subsidies. Pakistan entered a three-year, $6 billion IMF deal in 2019, but about half of the funds are yet to be released.See the Story
Imran Khan · Islamabad

SC wraps up govt's application drawing attention to violations during PTI's long march

75% Right coverage: 4 sources
The Supreme Court dismissed a petition filed by the federal government, seeking contempt proceedings against former prime minister and PTI Chairman Imran Khan. A five-member bench, headed by Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial, heard the petition which was filed by Attorney General Ashtar Ausaf. The top court said that they will issue a detailed judgment in the case later.See the Story
Imran Khan · Islamabad

Pakistan's ex-premier calls off planned sit-in, demands vote

50% Left coverage: 4 sources
Imran Khan cancels a planned, open-ended sit-in in Islamabad on Thursday. He led thousands on a march toward Parliament demanding the government's resignation. Khan's followers began converging on the capital on Wednesday, with some 10,000 reaching the city centre. Hundreds of his supporters who reached the area clashed with police.See the Story
Asia · Islamabad

National Assembly approves amendments to NAB law

100% Right coverage: 1 sources
National Assembly passes NAB Amendment Bill 2021 with a majority. Under the bill, the accused would be presented in court within 24 hours. The decisions of the federal and provincial cabinet will not come under the NAB. The accountability court judges will be appointed for three years.See the Story
Islamabad · Islamabad

Why Imran Khan's Azadi March in Islamabad shows his political career may not be over yet

100% Right coverage: 1 sources
From protests to popularity with youth and conspiracy claims, let’s examine what Imran has up his sleeveSee the Story
Imran Khan · Islamabad

A tactical U-Turn: Imran Khan’s long march ends in a draw

Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and former Prime Minister Imran Khan has given the ruling government a deadline of six days to dissolve the assemblies and announce elections. The ultimatum was given by Khan after he led a massive long march from Peshawar to the capital Islamabad with hundreds of thousands of his supporters on Wednesday.See the Story

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