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Ousted Pakistan PM Sharif freed from jail

Ousted Pakistan PM Sharif freed from jail

The dramatic release comes almost two months after Sharif's party lost the election in a vote that his party claimed was rigged.

  • by Asif Shahzad & Saad Sayeed

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Ex-cricketer Imran Khan elected Prime Minister of Pakistan
Election

Ex-cricketer Imran Khan elected Prime Minister of Pakistan

Khan's election was only the second democratic transfer of power since Pakistan's 1947 independence.

  • by Asif Shahzad & Saad Sayeed
The only obstacle to building a new Pakistan is the old Pakistan
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Analysis

The only obstacle to building a new Pakistan is the old Pakistan

Imran Khan's electoral victory was a vote of desperate hope, a plea for change.

  • by Isambard Wilkinson
The rise, fall and rise again of Imran Khan
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The rise, fall and rise again of Imran Khan

Friends and foes describe the cricket legend-turned-politicians as relentless, charming, swaggering and highly unpredictable.

  • by Jeffrey Gettleman
In a divided Pakistan, Imran Khan is on the front foot - for now
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Analysis

In a divided Pakistan, Imran Khan is on the front foot - for now

Once derided as "Im the Dim", the former cricket star could soon rule a nuclear-armed nation plagued by violence.

  • by Jeffrey Gettleman, Salman Masood & Meher Ahmad
Cricket star Imran Khan declares victory in Pakistan election
Election

Cricket star Imran Khan declares victory in Pakistan election

Pakistan's election commission has not yet released official, final results but Khan has maintained a commanding lead according to projections.