1. National

Sharif seeks Pakistan majority

Nawaz Sharif is on course to become Pakistan's prime minister, as reports projected his party to win an imposing 130 of the 137 seats it needs for a majority. Sharif said he would form a coalition with minority groups to make up the remaining seats.

View all 21 updates ›

Former PM Nawaz Sharif votes in Pakistan election

Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif has cast his ballot in the national vote as he bids to regain power 14 years after his ousting.
His party, the Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N), looks set to win the most seats in the election but he could be denied a majority.
A surge for cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan could deprive Mr Sharif, who was jailed and exiled after his ousting in a military coup.

More on this story