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India warns Pakistan over Kashmir clashes

Heaviest fighting since 2003 ceasefire has seen 17 civilians killed this week Asia homepage

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Protesters briefly storm Pakistan state TV station – Washington Post

DAWN.com Protesters briefly storm Pakistan state TV stationWashington PostISLAMABAD — Anti-government protesters stormed Pakistan's state television building Monday, forcing the channel briefly off the air as they clashed with police and pushed closer to the prime minister's residence. The violence … Continue reading

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Pakistan violence erupts in anti-Sharif protests

Police action against demonstrators trying to storm the official residence of Nawaz Sharif, Pakistan’s prime minister, marks a new and violent phase for the country’s two-week-old political crisis Asia homepage

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Pakistan army chief summons Khan and Qadri

Effort to mediate between protest leaders and government underlines return of military influence over country’s fractious democratic politics Asia homepage

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Pakistan PM rejects resignation call

Prime minister’s defiant speech suggests he is unwilling to make major concessions, a stand that increases the likelihood of military intervention Asia homepage

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India cancels peace talks with Pakistan

Delhi attacks Islamabad’s ‘interference’ in internal affairs after envoy invites Kashmiri separatists to hold ‘consultations’ with him Asia homepage

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Pakistan protests raise coup fears

As protesters in Islamabad demand resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, spotlight turns to role and influence of military in country’s politics Asia homepage

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Imran Khan’s convoy shot at amid Pakistan violence – Financial Times

DAWN.com Imran Khan's convoy shot at amid Pakistan violenceFinancial TimesImran Khan, Pakistan's cricket star turned politician, on Friday vowed to intensify his protests against prime minister Nawaz Sharif after a procession he was leading was fired upon and stoned by … Continue reading

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Clashes in Pakistan after shots fired at opposition leader Imran Khan – Hindustan Times

Reuters Clashes in Pakistan after shots fired at opposition leader Imran KhanHindustan TimesClashes broke out Friday as tens of thousands of Pakistani protesters from two anti-government movements converged on the capital, presenting the 15-month-old civilian government with its biggest challenge … Continue reading

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Thousands Heading to Opposition Rally in Pakistan – ABC News

DAWN.com Thousands Heading to Opposition Rally in PakistanABC NewsThousands of Pakistani opposition supporters were on the road for a second day Friday, heading in two separate convoys to the capital, Islamabad, for a massive rally meant to pressure the country's … Continue reading

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