Imran Khan declares election victory; opposition cry ‘election rigged’

(Reuters/Islamabad) Pakistani cricket legend Imran Khan declared victory on Thursday in a divisive general election, and said he was ready to lead the nuclear-armed nation despite a long delay in ballot counting... Read more »

Imran Khan leads Pakistan elections in early counting

Ex-cricket star Imran Khan has taken an early lead as votes are counted in Pakistan’s poll, but political rivals allege vote-rigging on a major scale. Early unofficial results suggest his PTI party... Read more »

Suicide bomber kills 28 near voting booth in Quetta, Pakistan

A suicide bomber has taken 28 lives and injured 35 more near a voting centre in Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan province in Pakistan. The Islamic State militant group has claimed responsibility... Read more »