Late night protests and sit-ins give way to relative calm in the city.
Hashmi was of the view that the army should not be dragged in politics no matter who had asked it to be a facilitator.
MQM chief Altaf Hussain has demanded Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to voluntarily resign from his position.
“You can’t see anything here at D-Chowk. The tear-gas is overwhelming."
Polio campaign postponed as the officials have regretted to send the required OPV because of the situation in Islamabad.
A US Defense Dept statement said that US Central Command so far has conducted a total of 115 air strikes across Iraq.
• Red zone turns into battle zone • Qadri, Imran order supporters to march on PM House together • Protesters breach
We don’t talk here of our own (will). We talk for the people who we represent here, Mr Abdullah said in the assembly.
Three hideouts, 23 explosive laden vehicles and four ammunition dumps were also destroyed early in the morning: ISPR