Asia

Can Imran Khan transform Pakistan?

For two decades, Imran Khan has tried to disrupt Pakistan's entrenched political system, often plagued by corruption scandals.

Pakistan elections 2018

Seven things Pakistan's election results reveal

Did the army control the process from the start, were votes rigged, and can Imran Khan deliver stability to the country?

Seven things Pakistan's election results reveal

Pakistan elections 2018

Imran Khan's party first but needs to form coalition

PTI wins at least 116 out of 272 National Assembly seats but, monitors say election not fought on a level playing field.

Pakistan elections 2018

Imran Khan wins, but will need to form coalition - Live

Final results expected on Friday as Imran Khan's PTI emerges as largest party, but falls short of majority.

Pakistan elections 2018

Imran Khan claims victory, rivals allege rigging

Cricketer-turned-politician promises peace with neighbouring India, says he plans to put country on the right track.

Imran Khan claims victory, rivals allege rigging

Opinion

The many challenges awaiting Pakistan's Imran Khan

It will not be an easy ride for the new political leadership that will take over in post-election Pakistan.

Abbas Nasir

by Abbas Nasir

Abbas Nasir

Pakistan elections 2018

Imran Khan's speech in full

Complete transcript of the victory speech by PTI chairman and election frontrunner as he addresses nation from capital.

Imran Khan's speech in full

Asia

Pakistan's Imran Khan leads polls as rivals cry foul

Initial results suggest Khan's PTI party will emerge as the largest single party in the national government.

Pakistan's Imran Khan leads polls as rivals cry foul

Asia

Millions vote in Pakistan's violence-marred elections

Counting under way after a day of voting in Pakistan's historic general elections.

Millions vote in Pakistan's violence-marred elections

Pakistan elections 2018

Quetta: Death toll jumps to 31 in election day blast

More than 40 others injured in the suicide blast near a polling station in the western city of Quetta.

Quetta: Death toll jumps to 31 in election day blast

Pakistan elections 2018

Military's shadow looms as Pakistan goes to the polls

Election described as 'dirtiest in country’s history' to decide new prime minister.

Reporter's Notebook

Hope still trumps despair in Pakistan's democracy

Election campaign shows there are countless people trying to bring about change in Pakistan, indicating better days ahead for the country.

Hope still trumps despair in Pakistan's democracy

Asia

Election countdown begins in Pakistan

Security is being tightened ahead of Wednesday's crucial elections as more than 100 million registered voters are gearing up to elect their next leader.

Pakistan

Who will win the battle for Punjab as Pakistan votes?

The incumbent party has led Pakistan's most populous province, Punjab, for 10 years but now faces a serious challenge.

Who will win the battle for Punjab as Pakistan votes?

Elections

As campaigning closes, Pakistan's Khan makes final push

Pakistan votes in a hotly contested general election on Wednesday with 272 national parliamentary seats up for grabs.

As campaigning closes, Pakistan's Khan makes final push