Sharif claims Pakistan election win but wants majority

Pakistan's ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif says his party is the clear winner in election, but adds that he hopes for majority to avoid a coalition.

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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.