Location: In 1947, possessing a unique geographical location, Pakistan consisted two distant parts; the West Pakistan, in the Indus River basin and the East Pakistan later on became Bangladesh in December 1971 located more than 1000 miles 1600 kilometers away in the Ganges River delta. Alternative Titles: Islām-ī Jamhūrīya-e Pākistān, Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Pakstan Pakistan, populous and multiethnic country of South Asia. The Turkish rulers of Afghanistan invaded Pakistan as they began their conquest of India. But his death does not mark the end of our effort. The people No predominates in the city. On the other hand, China is the fastest growing and developing country in the world but it also depend upon Pakistan for its trade such as Gwader port and Karakoram highway. The Karāchi Electric Supply Corporation is responsible for electricity services.
The national and provincial parliaments elected Mamnoon Hussain president in July 2013. All of them are rich in oil. Education Karāchi has more than 900 schools, of which the majority are primary schools and the rest are secondary schools. In its first acknowledged ground attack inside Pakistan, U. Karāchi Airport provides international service.
At the military's request, the Supreme Court ordered the government to investigate the source of the memo. Karāchi has a small museum containing relics of the early Indus Valley civilization and examples of the Greco-Buddhist art of a region of ancient India in what is now northwestern Pakistan ; it also has some ethnological collections representing life in different regions of Pakistan. Definitions of poverty vary considerably among nations. Fighting with India again broke out in the disputed territory of Kashmir in May 1999. Pakistan has a large English-speaking population, with English-language skills less prevalent outside urban centers. Pakistan-Afghanistan The border between Pakistan and Afghanistan is called as the Durand Line and is 2,430 kilometres long.
The birth rate is usually the dominant factor in determining the rate of population growth. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i. Musharraf's political troubles intensified in the late summer. This area is subject to frequent disturbances because the under the Indian plate hits the plate under Eurasia as it continues to move northward and to push the Himalayas ever higher. River Indus System is known as Indus System. The region surrounding Quetta is highly prone to. A Relationship with the Taliban Pakistan has launched major efforts to combat al-Qaeda and Taliban militants, deploying 80,000 troops to its remote and mountainous border with Afghanistan, a haven for terrorist groups.
There are several well-equipped fire-fighting stations; separate fire brigade units are attached to the railway network. Any alliance among world powers enhances its significance. One of Gillani's first moves as prime minister was to release the Supreme Court justices that Musharraf ousted and detained in late 2007. Sorry, but copying text is forbidden on this website! In March, Zardari selected Yousaf Raza Gillani, who served as speaker of Parliament in the 1990s under Benazir Bhutto, as prime minister. Only airports with usable runways are included in this listin.
The runway s may be paved concrete or asphalt surfaces or unpaved grass, earth, sand, or gravel surfaces and may include closed or abandoned installations. Bhutto's supporters, however, accused Musharraf's government of orchestrating the combination bombing and shooting. The distribution will total less than 100 percent if the data are incomplete and may range from 99-101 percent due to rounding. The Kakwa are an ethnolinguistic group living divided among 3 countries in central and eastern Africa: Uganda, South Sudan and parts of the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is an essential source of development and success. In geographical terms, it is surrounded by four countries: Afghanistan, Iran, India and China, each of which is a major player in international politics. In August, the Supreme Court ruled that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif could return to Pakistan from exile in Saudi Arabia.
This area includes such famous peaks as Mount Godwin Austen, at 8,611 meters the second highest peak in the world. After the initial violence, the military laid seige to the mosque, which held nearly 2,000 students. Their location in relation to population centers determines whether there will be extensive loss of life. About 40 people were killed in the protests and counterdemonstrations, which involved several hundred thousand people. Pakistan was defeated on Dec. Cultural life The Arts Council of Pakistan is the primary cultural institution in the city; it organizes various cultural functions including art exhibitions, and offers training in music.
Trade through Arabian Sea Arabian Sea is in Indian Ocean. Also see the Terminology note. In the wake of the assassination, Musharraf postponed parliamentary elections, which had been scheduled for Jan. Both Pakistan and India denied that the tests were an act of brinkmanship. To the North, she has the Peoples Republic of China.
Countries with high budget deficits relat. The covers an area of about 5,000 square miles 13,000 square km and lies at an elevation of some 1,200 to 1,900 feet 350 to 575 metres. Military rule prevailed for the next two decades. She was airlifted to a hospital in England for treatment. Geo strategic means the importance of a country or a region as by virtue of its geographical location. The Arabian Sea The Arabian Sea is located south of Pakistan with a coastline of 1,046-kilometres.