Nothing was derailed," he said, as he addressed the house from a podium upon which the outgoing PM's portrait was hung.
Jamhuryat Islami Pakistan local short form: Pakistan's parliament has elected Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as the country's new prime minister, after a Supreme Court decision last week disqualified Nawaz Sharif, his predecessor, over allegations he lied on a wealth declaration.
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Pakistan local long form: Toggle navigation. India vs Pakistan: High Courts; Federal Shariat Court; provincial and district civil and criminal courts; specialized courts for issues such as taxation, banking, customs, etc. Abbasi, 58, a long-time loyalist of the Sharifs' PML-N party, and previously served as the elder Sharif's petroleum minister in the current government.
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