Shaukat Aziz
Shaukat Aziz (Urdu: شوکت عزیز‎) (born 6 March 1949 in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan) is a Pakistani economist and financier who served as the fifteenth Prime Minister of Pakistan from 20 August 2...
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Indo-Pakistani wars and conflicts
Since the partition of British India in 1947 and creation of modern republics of India and Pakistan, the two South Asian countries have been involved in four wars, including one undeclared war, as wel...
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Ghotki rail crash
The Ghotki rail crash occurred on July 13, 2005, at around 3:40am local time (2240 July 12 UTC) in Ghotki, Pakistan. A train (Quetta Express) stopping at the Sarhad (a town near Ghotki) rail station w...
Tariq Azim Khan
Tariq Azim Khan was Pakistan's Deputy Information Minister under Shaukat Aziz. His duties included speaking with foreign media and headed The Pakistan Image Project.
Manzoor Wattoo
Mian Manzoor Ahmad Wattoo (Urdu: منظور احمد وٹو‎), is a Pakistani politician. Wattoo was first elected, in 1985, the Speaker of Provincial Assembly of the Punjab, the second largest province...
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Women's Protection Bill
The Women's Protection Bill which was passed by the National Assembly of Pakistan on 15 November 2006 is an attempt to amend the heavily criticized Hudood Ordinance laws which govern the punishment fo...
Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad
Sheikh Rashid Ahmed (Urdu: شيخ رشيداحمد‎, b. 6 November 1950), is a Pakistani public figure, a veteran politician, television personality and a writer of Kashmiri origin. Starting politics i...
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Privatisation in Pakistan
The Privatization process in Pakistan (sometimes referred to as Denationalization programme or simply the Privatization in Pakistan) was a policy measure programme in the economic period of Pakistan. ...
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War in North-West Pakistan
The War in North-West Pakistan, also known as the War in Waziristan, is an armed conflict involving the State of Pakistan, and armed militant groups such as the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Jundal...
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Mushahid Hussain Syed
Mushahid Hussain Syed (Urdu: مشاہد حسین سید ‎; b. 1953), is a conservative journalist, political scientist, geostrategist, and a former media mogul, currently serving as the senator on a Pa...
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2006 dengue outbreak in Pakistan
In the 2006 dengue outbreak in Pakistan, a significant rise in the number of dengue fever cases was reported in Pakistan, becoming the country's worst health crisis; there are signs that the infectiou...
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Drone attacks in Pakistan
Since 2004, the United States government has attacked hundreds of targets in Northwest Pakistan using unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) controlled by the Central Intelligence Agency's Special Activiti...
2005 Kashmir earthquake
The 2005 Kashmir earthquake occurred at 08:52:37 Pakistan Standard Time on 8 October in the Kashmir region of South Asia. It was centered in Pakistan-administered Kashmir , near the city of Muzaffarab...
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Siege of Lal Masjid
The Siege of Lal Masjid (Urdu: لال مسجد محاصرہ, code-named Operation Sunrise) was a confrontation in July 2007 between Islamic fundamentalist militants and the Government of Pakistan, led by President...
Damadola airstrike
On 13 January 2006 the Central Intelligence Agency fired missiles into the Pakistani village of Damadola (Urdu: ڈمہ ڈولا‎) in the Bajaur (Urdu: باجوڑ ) tribal area, about seven kilometres (4...
2006 Pakistan landmine blast
The 2006 Pakistan landmine blast occurred on March 10, 2006, in the Pakistani city of Dera Bugti in Balochistan province. 26 people were killed and seven were injured when their car, on the way to a w...
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Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi
Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi (Punjabi, Urdu: چودہری پرویز الہی‎ b. 1 November 1945), is a Pakistani politician, and textile industrialist. He is noted of being the first and to-date only Deputy Pr...
Arbab Ghulam Rahim
Dr. Arbab Ghulam Rahim (Urdu: ارباب غلام رحیم‎) (born on September 15, 1957) remained the Chief Minister of the Government of Sindh during 2004-2007.
Arbab Ghulam Rahım was born ın the D...
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Balochistan conflict
The Balochistan conflict is an ongoing conflict between Baloch nationalists and the governments of Pakistan and Iran in the Balochistan region of South-West Asia, which includes Balochistan Province i...
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Aftab Ahmad Sherpao
Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao (Pashto: أحمد أفتاب خان شرباو‎; Urdu: آفتاب احمد خان شیر پائو ‎) (born 20 August 1944) is the head of Qaumi Watan Party, and was the 35th Federal Interi...
Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri
Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri (Urdu: خورشيد محمود قصورى; b. 18 June 1941), is a Pakistani senior foreign service statesman, politician, and diplomat who as the Minister of Foreign Affairs from November 2002 ...
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Medium Term Development Framework
The Medium Term Development Framework (denoted as MTDF), is a policy measure programme of the Government of Pakistan drafted by the Ministry of Finance, Economic Coordination Committee and the Plannin...
Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal
The Muttahida Majlis–e–Amal (Urdu:متحدہ مجلس عمل; lit. United Council of Action), was a political alliance consisting of ultra–conservative, Islamist, religious, and far-right parties of Pakistan that...
Local government in Pakistan
The 2001 Local Government Ordinance provides for devolution of government to district administrations. (Districts are the third tier of government, being sub-divisions of provinces. Prior to the Local...