Both Nawaz Sharif, Imran Khan Declare Victory, Poll Body Silent

Elections were held in Pakistan on February 8 due to a mobile service disruption. Pakistan is likely headed for a hung verdict, with former prime ministers Nawaz Sharif and Imran Khan both declaring victory. The country’s election commission has not yet officially announced the results. Analysts had predicted there might not be a clear winner. … Read more

Pakistan coalition talks loom after after no clear majority in elections | World News

Pakistan is facing days of political horse-trading after the last few election results released early Saturday showed no clear majority but a strong performance by independent candidates loyal to jailed former Prime Minister Imran Khan. Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Imran Khan (AFP) {{^userSubscribed}} {{/userSubscribed}} {{^userSubscribed}} {{/userSubscribed}} Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) defied a months-long crackdown that … Read more