The Guardian view on Pakistan’s elections: Imran Khan’s real test is coming

Opposition parties rejected the outcome even before official results were in. What will Mr Khan do – and be able to do – with the victory he has just claimed?

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Pakistan election 2018: Imran Khan claims victory – as it happened

Latest news as vote count continues between former cricketer Imran Khan and brother of disgraced former PM Nawaz Sharif for PM

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Stab victim Khadija Siddiqi: ‘My case is a fight for all Pakistani women’

The woman whose attempted murder by an ex-boyfriend became a cause celebre hopes her legal battle will inspire other women

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Nearly half of US arms exports go to the Middle East

Saudi Arabia is world’s second biggest importer, with global US sales up by 25% in past five years

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Much ado about nothing: ancient Indian text contains earliest zero symbol

Exclusive: one of the greatest conceptual breakthroughs in mathematics has been traced to the Bakhshali manuscript, dating from the 3rd or 4th century

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South Asia floods: Mumbai building collapses as monsoon rains wreak havoc

Flooding across India, Nepal and Bangladesh has left parts of cities underwater with storm moving on to Pakistan, lashing port of Karachi

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India after partition – then and now

On the anniversary of Indian independence from Britain and partition, we compare contemporary images of Amritsar and New Delhi with those taken from 1947 to 1951

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The Guardian view on India at 70: democracy in action

India’s pluralistic democracy – which, like the EU, works because no single culture or language is central to its identity or unity – is under threat from rightwing Hindu extremists

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In limbo for 70 years, stateless West Pakistani families bear scars of partition

The descendants of thousands of people who fled their homes during the British retreat from India in 1947 are still denied welfare in autonomous Indian state

Flags and parades on both sides of border mark 70th anniversary of independence

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The Guardian view on Pakistan and the Panama Papers: an international affair

Prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s ousting was sparked by revelations in the leaked files from an offshore law firm. The global elite are no longer the only ones thinking and working across borders

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