Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani will take oath as the new chief justice of Pakistan Thursday, a media report said.
The flight, which was bound for Islamabad, was on the runway at 4 pm when the engine developed a fault, PIA officials said.
Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry on Monday observed that Pakistani TV channels were "spreading vulgarity".
In a veiled warning, Pakistan Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry said that the Constitution, and not the Parliament, is supreme in matters involving the law.
Justice Shakirullah Jan Monday took oath as the acting Chief Justice of Pakistan.
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