Pakistanis call for premier's resignation

Crowds led by 2 Sharif critics gather in Islamabad, allege fraud in 2013 election

Posted: August 17, 2014 at 3:26 a.m.

ISLAMABAD -- Tens of thousands of protesters thronged the streets of Pakistan's capital Saturday in pouring rain to answer the call of a fiery cleric and a cricket star-turned-politician who are demanding the government step down immediately.

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