The 63-year-old has already twice served as the country's prime minister. He's also been toppled in a military coup, jailed and exiled. Imran Khan's party is expected to emerge as the second strongest in parliament.
Pakistani politician Imran Khan could become the country's next premier after the July 25 vote, but his stance against the US' role in Afghanistan could be a hurdle in the Trump administration's dealings with Islamabad.
Leaked content of an upcoming autobiography by Imran Khan's ex-wife Reham Khan has stirred a huge controversy in Pakistan. Does the book have the potential to hurt Khan and his PTI party in the July 25 general election?
India-administered Kashmir has been placed under direct federal rule after PM Modi's BJP party ended its alliance with a local party there. It may lead to a spike in violence in the already restive state, say analysts.
In an interview with DW, Sherry Rehman, leader of the opposition in Pakistan's upper house of parliament, shared her views on the upcoming election, freedom of press, global terrorism and deteriorating US-Pakistani ties.
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