Supporters of Pakistan's ousted prime minister Imran Khan, take part in an anti-government demonstration in Karachi. (AFP)

Pakistan braces for ‘inflationary storm’ after fuel hikes in IMF bailout bid

  • IMF pushed Islamabad to roll back oil and power sector subsidies during talks in Doha last week
  • The country’s inflation rate is forecast to soar to 19 percent this month — its highest in over a decade
By Khurshid Ahmed ·