Doctors nurses at Lady Reading continue protest for second day

Posted by on Jun 27, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Doctors and nurses at the Lady Reading Hospital in Peshawar continue their protest for the second consecutive day, leaving majority of the patients in limbo. In light of the difficulties faced by patients their relatives have also started protesting against the doctors and nurses. The protesting doctors and nurses are demanding security for themselves after a doctor was beaten by relatives of an accident victim... 

PTI announces to protest against load shedding in Punjab Assembly

Posted by on Jun 21, 2015 | Leave a Comment

LAHORE: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has announced to protest in the Punjab Assembly against load shedding. PTI leader and Punjab Assembly Opposition Leader Mian Mehmood-ur-Rahseed said a resolution condemning load shedding will also be presented during the assembly session. The PTI leader in a statement said his party would keep reminding the PML-N of the election promise it made to eliminate load shedding in... 

Faisalabad Eunuchs protest against snatching of Guru’s vehicle

Posted by on Jun 11, 2015 | Leave a Comment

FAISALABAD: Eunuchs from across Faisalabad and its adjacent areas took to the streets after armed men snatched a vehicle of their Guru. According to details, armed robbers snatched the vehicle of Guru Riaz Khawaja in Khushhal Town. Following this, the eunuchs arrived at CPO office to register FIR but failed to do so. Later, the eunuchs started performing dance on the street in protest against police outside CPO office. CPO... 

Blind persons protest in Lahore for regularisation increase in job quota

Posted by on Jun 11, 2015 | Leave a Comment

LAHORE: Dozens of visually impaired persons blocked the route of the Metro Bus Service in Lahore on Thursday in protest, demanding the Punjab government to regularise the blind ad hoc employees and increase their job quota. This was the fourth consecutive day of demonstrations in Lahore by blind persons, but the protest gained intensity on Wednesday after demonstrators beat the gates of the Punjab Assembly with sticks... 

Blind persons protest outside Punjab Assembly

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 | Leave a Comment

LAHORE: Dozens of blind persons gathered outside the Punjab Assembly building in protest against the Punjab government on Wednesday demanding an increase in the job quota for the visually impaired. Blind persons have been demonstrating for the past three days, but the protest gained intensity today as the protesters beat the gates of the Punjab Assembly with sticks and stones. Video footage showed one protester repeatedly... 

Police shooting Relatives of deceased brothers protest on Islamabad Expressway

Posted by on Jun 07, 2015 | Leave a Comment

ISLAMABAD: Relatives of two brothers allegedly killed by police firing last night are staging a protest on Islamabad Express Highway on Sunday. According to sources, the angry relatives threw stones at the SSP Operations during the protest and police officers and staff have been forced to withdraw. Two brothers from Rawalpindi were allegedly shot down in a clash by police late on Saturday night. The relatives of the... 

Sikhs protest against 1984 Golden Temple carnage

Posted by on Jun 06, 2015 | Leave a Comment

LAHORE: Members of Sikh community held a protest demonstration in front of Punjab Assembly on Saturday against 1984 Golden Temple carnage in India. Thousands of Sikhs were killed in series of mob attacks on the community in India in response to the assassination of former prime minister Indira Gandhi by her Sikh bodyguards. Demanding of Pakistan government to raise voice against the atrocity in the United Nations, the... 

Protest outside Landhi police station against arrest of citizen

Posted by on Jun 04, 2015 | Leave a Comment

KARACHI: Infuriated residents held a protest demonstration outside Landhi police station against the arrest of a man from Ajmeer Nagri area. According to the protesting people, police arrested Fayyaz three days back from Ajmeer Nagri. At the time of detention, his family was assured that he will be released after interrogation, however, Fayyaz was yet to be freed. Following the protest by local people, SSP Korangi Junaid... 

Angry relatives protest as suspect dies in custody of Karachi police

Posted by on Jun 03, 2015 | Leave a Comment

KARACHI: An accused, Waseem, mysteriously died overnight in custody at Aziz Bhatti police station in Karachi, as relatives continue protests and clashes with police outside Jinnah Hospital morgue. Police arrested the criminal a few days back for possessing illegal firearms. His body was shifted to Jinnah Hospital where his post mortem was conducted. The SHO of the police station has been suspended and demoted, as well... 

Mastung tragedy Families of victims protest outside Governor House

Posted by on May 30, 2015 | Leave a Comment

QUETTA: Families of the Mastung tragedy victims are protesting outside the Governor House along with the dead bodies of their loved ones here on Saturday. Unidentified gunmen late Friday stormed two passenger coaches in the Mastung area of Balochistan, killing at least 20 people. The buses were en route to the port city of Karachi when they were stormed in Mastung district, according to Akbar Harifal, deputy district... 
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