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Tour de France re-starts after farmers’ protest

The 16th stage of Tour de France re-started on Tuesday after a brief halt when police used tear gas near the peloton to break up a protest by farmers.

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Video: Lahore police fire tear gas at protesters near Ferozewala

Police in Lahore’s Ferozewala area fired tear-gas shells at protesting PML-N workers who attempted to head to the airport on Friday to greet Nawaz Sharif.  Clashes were reported in different cities in Punjab from where convoys were leaving for Lahore. Related story: Nawaz Sharif arrested — 3 time PM, 2nd time jail The authorities locked…

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Video: Police baton-charge, tear-gas ISO protesters in Karachi

KARACHI: Police on Sunday baton-charged and tear-gassed participants of a protest rally that was taken out by Imamia Student Organization (ISO) in Karachi. According to our correspondent, policed used force against the rally at M.A Jinnah Road near Numaish Chowrangi when the protesters attempted to enter the Red Zone and to move to the US…

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‘Shots fired at peaceful protestors’

Nadeem Qaisar, a leader of PIA workers’ union, claims that the airline employees who were protesting at Karachi airport were injured in firing by law-enforcing personnel. Watch this video…

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Enraged PIA workers vow to carry on protest

Sohail Baloch, head of Joint Action Committee of PIA workers, says the employees will continue their protest till their demands are met. Watch his views…

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PIA worker explains his ordeal

A worker of PIA giving vent to his anger after bearing baton charge and teargas shelling at Karachi airport…

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Teargas shelling leaves dozens of PIA workers injured

Dozens of protesting workers of PIA were injured after Rangers and police resorted to baton charge and fired teargas shells at Jinnah international airport in Karachi. Watch this video…

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UN chief blasts Hungary’s treatment of migrants

UNITED NATIONS: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday slammed Hungary’s treatment of migrants as unacceptable after police fired tear gas and water cannon at asylum-seekers at its border with Serbia. “I was shocked to see how these refugees and migrants were treated. It’s not acceptable,” Ban told a news conference in response to a question about…

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Police tear-gas angry students

Students protesting against alleged mismanagement in examinations were dispersed with teargas shells by policemen in Quetta.

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