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Pakistan's Imran Khan wins parliament seat

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Pakistani cricket star turned politician Imran Khan was Saturday elected into parliament in the northwestern city of Peshawar, where his main opponent conceded defeat.

"People have expressed confidence in Imran Khan and have rejected us," former cabinet minister and senior Awami National Party member Ghulam Bilour told private Express TV.

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