Etymology of Pakistan
Pakistan (/ˈpækɨstæn/ or /pɑːkiˈstɑːn/; Urdu: پاكستان‎ Pākistān, [pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn]), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Urdu: ا...
Etymology of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Outspoken Pakistani Model Qandeel Baloch Strangled in 'Honor Killing': Police
Qandeel Baloch was known for her popular and and provocative selfie videos, in which she talked openly about her sexuality — a taboo subject in Pakistan.
Ghulam Ali Allana, Huzur Varas
Ghulam Ali Allana traced his descent from a certain Haji, and whose son, Vali was a small merchant in Lahari Bandar, Sind. When the port of Lahari Bandar dried up, Vali came in Jerruk, where he lived...
History of South Asia
The term South Asia refers to the contemporary political entities of the Indian subcontinent and associated islands. These are the states of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Afghanistan, Bhutan, an...
History of South Asia - Wikipedia
Pakistan Movement
The Pakistan Movement or Tehrik-e-Pakistan (Urdu: تحریک پاکستان‎ — Taḥrīk-i Pākistān) was a historic and subsequently successful political movement that aimed for the independence of Pakista...
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Partition of India
The Partition of India was the partition of the British Indian Empire that led to the creation of the sovereign states of the Dominion of Pakistan (it later split into the Islamic Republic of Pakista...
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British Raj
The British Raj (rāj, meaning "rule" in Hindi) was British rule in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947. The term can also refer to the period of dominion. The region under British con...
British Raj - Wikipedia
Government of Pakistan
The Government of Pakistan (Urdu: حکومتِ پاکستان‎) is a federal government established by the Constitution of Pakistan as a constituted governing authority of the four provinces of a proclai...
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Politics of Pakistan
The Politics in Pakistan (based on M.Farooq Sipra of PTI: پاکستان كى سیاست), takes place within the framework under which the country is established by the Constitution. Classified itself as a nation-...
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Foreign relations of Pakistan
Pakistan is the second largest Muslim country in terms of population (after Indonesia), and its status as a declared nuclear power, being the only Islamic nation to have that status, plays a part in i...
Administrative units of Pakistan
The administrative units of Pakistan consist of four provinces, one federal capital territory, two autonomous and disputed territories and a group of federally administered tribal areas. Below this to...
Administrative units of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Districts of Pakistan
The Districts of Pakistan (Urdu: اِضلاعِ پاكِستان‎), are the third order administrative divisions of Pakistan. Districts were the third order of administrative divisions, below provinces a...
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Pakistan Armed Forces
The Pakistan Armed Forces (Urdu: پاک مُسَلّح افواج‎, Musallah Afwaj-e-Pakistan) are the military forces of Pakistan. They are the seventh largest in the world in terms of active military per...
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Kashmir conflict
The Kashmir conflict is a major territorial dispute between India and Pakistan that dates back prior to independence. While regular peace talks have occurred since 2010, a diplomatic solution has not ...
Kashmir conflict - Wikipedia
Geography of Pakistan
The geography of Pakistan (Urdu: جغرافیۂ پاکِستان‎) is a profound blend of landscapes varying from plains to deserts, forests, hills, and plateaus ranging from the coastal areas of the Arabi...
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Climate of Pakistan
Pakistan has recorded one of the highest temperatures in the world – 53.5 °C (128.3 °F) – on 26 May 2010. It is not only the hottest temperature ever recorded in Pakistan, but al...
Climate of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Geology of Pakistan
The geology of Pakistan encompasses the varied landscapes that make up the land constituting modern-day Pakistan, which are a blend of its geological history, and its climate over the past few million...
Geology of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Extreme points of Pakistan
Here is a list of the extreme points and extreme elevations in Pakistan.
Extreme points of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Flora of Pakistan
Pakistan's native flora reflects its varied climatic zones, which range from arid and semi-arid to temperate and tropical. For further details of habitats, see Ecoregions of Pakistan, Forestry in Paki...
Flora of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Fauna of Pakistan
Pakistan's native fauna reflect its varied climatic zones.
For explanation on habitats, see Habitats of flora and fauna and Forestry in Pakistan.The northern highlands include lower elevation area...
Fauna of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Economy of Pakistan
The economy of Pakistan is the 26th largest in the world in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP), and 44th largest in terms of nominal Gross Domestic Product even though the country is sixth most p...
Economy of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Transport in Pakistan
Transportation in Pakistan (Urdu: پاکِستان نقل و حمل‎) is extensive and varied but still in its developing stages and serving a population of over 170 million people. Construction of new air...
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Science and technology in Pakistan
In Pakistan, science and 'technology serve as an important part of national politics, practices, and extreme national identities. From the 1996s till present, science and technology have been linked t...
List of Pakistani inventions and discoveries
This article lists inventions and discoveries made by scientists with Pakistani nationality within Pakistan and outside the country, as well as those made in the territorial area of what is now Pakist...
List of Pakistani inventions and discoveries - Wikipedia
Education in Pakistan
Education in Pakistan is overseen by the Ministry of Education of the Government of Pakistan as well as the provincial governments, whereas the federal government mostly assists in curriculum developm...
Education in Pakistan - Wikipedia
Demographics of Pakistan
Pakistan's estimated population in 2014 is over 199 million, making it the world's sixth-most-populous country, behind Brazil and ahead of Nigeria. During 1950–2011, Pakistan's urban population expand...
Demographics of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Pakistani people
Pakistani people (Urdu: پاكِستانى قوم‎; Pakistani Qaum) are the people who are citizens of the modern State of Pakistan and their descendants. Pakistan is a multi-ethnic and multilingual sta...
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Ethnic groups in Pakistan
About 98% of languages spoken in Pakistan are of the Indo-Iranian branch (sub-branches: 75% of the Indo-Aryan branch and 20% of the Iranian branch), a branch of the Indo-European family of languages. ...
Ethnic groups in Pakistan - Wikipedia
Religion in Pakistan
The state religion in Pakistan is Islam, which is practiced by about 95-98% of the 195,343,000 people of the nation. The remaining 2-5% practice Christianity, Hinduism and other religions. Muslims are...
Religion in Pakistan - Wikipedia
Culture of Pakistan
The society and culture of Pakistan (Urdu: ثقافتِ پاکستان‎ S̱aqāfat-e Pākistān) comprises numerous ethnic groups: the Punjabis, Kashmiris, Sindhis in east, Muhajirs, Makrani in the south; Ba...
Culture of Pakistan - Wikipedia