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Pakistan – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

Pakistan – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

System of government: Federal Republic Capital: Islamabad Location: Part of the Indian subcontinent; Pakistan has borders with Afghanistan, China, Iran and India, with the Indian Ocean in the south Area: 803,943 sq km National composition: Punjabis (majority), Pathans, Sindhis, Baluchis and others Religion: Islam Official languages: Urdu, English Currency: Pakistani rupee = 100 paisa Administrative divisions: 4 provinces, the capital …

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The China-Pakistan Axis – Asia’s New Geopolitics – Andrew Small

The China-Pakistan Axis - Asia's New Geopolitics - Andrew Small

Publisher: Vintage Books/Random House India Pages: 345 Price: Rs.399 The Lal Masjid stand-off in 2007 after abduction of some Chinese citizens and the bloody clearing-up operation was a watershed for Pakistan, triggering open conflict between Islamist extremists and security forces, a wave of suicide attacks and sending the economy plummeting. But an aspect less considered is the Chinese role in …

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General Knowledge Picture Quiz – 1

General Knowledge Quiz - 1

General Knowledge Picture Quiz – 1: Recognize the Pictures of famous personalities, places, monuments…

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Pervez Musharraf

Pervez Musharraf was the tenth President of Pakistan and led a military government. Pervez Musharraf was born on August 11, 1943 in Daryaganj Delhi, British India. He is the second of three brothers. Musharraf stems from the family of Politicians, His Grandfather Qazi Mohtashimuddin, retired as the Deputy Collector of Revenue based in Delhi, British India. After Independence, Musharraf’s family …

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