It Ruined My Livelihood: Pakistan’s Internet Shutdown Affects Millions

Commuters walk past a burnt and torched vehicle during a protest by Pakistani Tehreek-e-Insaf party activists and supporters of former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan over the arrest of their leader

Mohammed Faisal, a food delivery boy in Karachi, has lost 6,000 rupees ($20) in the past three days. The 26-year-old relies on the WhatsApp messaging service to receive and track the locations of his food orders. He uses his trusty motorbike and a smartphone with mobile broadband internet to navigate the main roads, narrow streets … Read more