|dethalternate||Date: Tuesday, 15-January-2013, 7:48 PM | Message # 1|
-- dragon lord--
Pakistan's Supreme Court has issued an arrest warrant for the country's prime minister Raja Pervez Ashraf for corruption.
The surprise move came as thousands marched in the capital Islamabad calling for reforms to clean up government.
Authorities have 24 hours to detain the prime minister and 16 others.
Tens of thousands of people remain on the streets of Islamabad after a call for a peaceful revolution from the Sunni cleric Tahirul Qadri.
Back from exile in Canada, he wants the military and judiciary to install a caretaker government in Pakistan to oversee the upcoming elections.
His call has divided the population.