Nawaz Sharif
Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif (Urdu: میاں محمد نواز شریف‎, [nəˈʋaːz ʃəˈriːf]; born 25 December 1949) is the 18th and current Prime Minister of Pakistan in office since June 2013. A veteran po...
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Pakistani general election, 1988
The Pakistani General elections of 1988 were held in Pakistan on 16 November 1988 to elect the 336 members and 100 Senators to the Pakistan Parliament. The Pakistan Peoples Party, led by Benazir Bhutt...
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Operation Blue Fox
Operation Clean-up (other codename: Operation Blue Fox), was an armed military intelligence program led by the Pakistan Rangers, with an additional assistance from the Pakistan Army and its related in...
Operation Desert Storm
The Gulf War (2 August 1990 – 28 February 1991), codenamed Operation Desert Shield (2 August 1990 – 17 January 1991), for operations leading to the buildup of troops and defense of Saudi Arabia a...
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Operation Clean-up
Operation Clean-up (other codename: Operation Blue Fox), was an armed military intelligence program led by the Pakistan Rangers, with an additional assistance from the Pakistan Army and its related in...
Politics of Karachi
The politics of Karachi (Urdu: سیاست کراچی‎) takes place at the municipal, provincial and federal levels of the government. Karachi is a multiethnic, multilingual, multicultural and multire...
Economy of Karachi
Karachi is referred as the financial capital of Pakistan; it accounts for most of Pakistan's revenue generation. It generates approximately 53.38% of the total collections of the Federal Board of Reve...
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Civil-military operations
Civil-military operations or CMO are activities of a military force to minimize civil interference on and maximize civil support for military operations. CMO is conducted in conjunction with combat o...
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Pakistani general election, 1993
General elections were held in Pakistan on 6 October 1993. The election took place after both the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and President Ghulam Ishaq Khan resigned to resolve a power struggle betwe...
Pakistani general election, 1993 - Wikipedia
Chagai-I
Chagai-I is the codename given to the five underground nuclear tests conducted by Pakistan at 15:15 hrs PST on 28 May 1998. The tests were performed at the Ras Koh Hills in the Chagai District of the ...
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Chagai-II
Chaghai-II is the name given to the Pakistan's second atomic test, which were carried out on 30 May 1998 in the Kharan Desert in Balochistan Province of Pakistan. The Chagai-II took place two days aft...
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Pakistan and its Nuclear Deterrent Program
Pakistan began focusing on nuclear weapons development in January 1972 under the leadership of Prime Minister Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, who delegated the program to the Chairman of PAEC Munir Ahmad Khan. I...
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Effects of nuclear explosions
The energy released from a nuclear weapon detonated in the troposphere can be divided into four basic categories:However, depending on the design of the weapon and the environment in which it is deton...
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Pakistan - European Union relations
Pakistan–European Union relations are the international relations between the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the common foreign policy and trade relations of the European Union.
The EU accounts ...
Pakistan-Turkey relations
Pakistan has an embassy in Ankara, a Consulate-General in Istanbul and an honorary consulate in Izmir whereas, Turkey has an embassy in Islamabad, a Consulate-General in Karachi and honorary consulate...
Pakistan-Iran relations
After the independence of Pakistan in August 1947, Iran had the unique distinction of being the first country to internationally recognise the sovereign status of Pakistan. Currently, both countries a...
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Pakistan-South Korea relations
Pakistan–South Korea relations refers to bilateral diplomatic relationship between Pakistan and South Korea. Since the 1980s, the relations between two Asian states have been improved and periodically...
Pakistan-Saudi Arabia relations
The bilateral relations between the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are historically close and extremely friendly, occasionally described as constituting a special relatio...
Pakistan - Israeli relations
The bilateral relations between the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the state of Israel have been complex since their establishment in 1947 and 1948 respectively, shifting from close ties to hostilit...
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Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution of Pakistan
The XIII Amendment (Thirteenth Amendment) to the Constitution of Pakistan was a short-time amendment to the Constitution of Pakistan, adopted by the elected Parliament of Pakistan in 1997 by the gover...
Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution of Pakistan
The Constitution (Fourteenth Amendment) Act, 1997 was an amendment to the Constitution of Pakistan passed in 1997, during the government of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, leader of the Pakistan Muslim L...
Civil war in Afghanistan (1996-2001)
In 1996 the Taliban captured the Afghan capital Kabul and established the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan. The Islamic State of Afghanistan government remained the internationally recognized government...
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Indo-Pakistani War of 1999
The Kargil War (Hindi: करगिल युद्ध kargil yuddh, Urdu: کرگل جنگ ‎ kargil jang), also known as the Kargil conflict, was an armed conflict between India and Pakistan that took place betwee...
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Atlantique Incident
The Atlantique Incident was an event in which a Breguet Atlantique patrol plane of the Pakistan Navy's Naval Air Arm, with 16 people on board, was shot down by the Indian Air Force for allegedly viol...
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Civil-military relations
Civil–military relations (Civ-Mil or CMR) describes the relationship between civil society as a whole and the military organization or organizations established to protect it. More narrowly, it descri...
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1999 Pakistani coup d'état
The 1999 Pakistani coup d'état was a bloodless coup d'état in which the Pakistan Army and then Chief of Army Staff and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, General Pervez Musharraf, overth...
Assassination of Benazir Bhutto
The assassination of Benazir Bhutto occurred on 27 December 2007 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Bhutto, twice Prime Minister of Pakistan (1988–1990; 1993–1996) and then-leader of the opposition Pakistan Peo...
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Movement to impeach Pervez Musharraf
The movement to impeach Pervez Musharraf was an August 2008 attempt by the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), the Pakistan Muslim League (N) (PML-N), Awami National Party (ANP), and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam to...
Movement to impeach Pervez Musharraf - Wikipedia
Pakistani presidential election, 2008
An indirect presidential election was held on 6 September 2008 in Pakistan. The Electoral College of Pakistan – a joint sitting of the Senate, National Assembly and Provincial Assemblies – elected a n...
Pakistani presidential election, 2008 - Wikipedia
Suspension of Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry
Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry was made a "non functional Chief Justice" on March 9, 2007. In so acting, President Pervez Musharraf invoked two main clauses of the Constitution o...