Islamabad

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, but did not directly mention the involvement of DEVGRU, saying only that a "small team" of Americans undertook the operation to bring down bin Laden. Commons:Category:Islamabad WikiPedia:Islamabad Dmoz:Regional Asia Pakistan Provinces Islamabad Capital Territory


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Chairman Academy of Letters and later chairperson of the Islamabad-based National Book Foundation for several years. He has been awarded with numerous national and international awards. DATE OF DEATH 2008-08-25 PLACE OF DEATH Islamabad, Pakistan thumb 250px right View of evening at the Desert's Palace Road, Rahim Yar Khan (Image:MultanEvening.jpg) Rahim Yar Khan is a commercial


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coffee shop - typically expensive with exclusive decor, display and sale of World-renowned contemporary Nordic design, such as Georg Jensen, Arne Jacobsen, Stelton, Eva-trio and Rosendahl. *


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, Paris, Shanghai, Tehran, and Tokyo. In November 2009, it announced the closure of its U.S. regional bureaus — Chicago, Los Angeles and New York — as part of an increased focus on "political stories and local news coverage in Washington."


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the town does not live up to its guidebook hype. Chairlifts of Murree and Patriata, Kashmir point are attractions for tourists. A two kilometer "Mall" is the center of gravity of Murree where all the shops and hotels are located. If you want to escape the crowds head further north towards Nathia Gali where there are several small towns with easy access to the mountains. If driving to Murree be aware that the roads are very winding and busy - and not fun to drive in the dark. Driving through


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: www.mfa.gr islamabad email gremb.isl@mfa.gr address 33A, School Road, F-6 2, 44000 lat long directions phone +92 51 282-5186, Emergencies:+92 303 519 3105 tollfree fax +92-51 282 5161 hours price content Newspapers '''English Local Newspaper''' ''The Dawn'', ''The News'', ''The Express Tribune'', ''The Nation'' and ''The Daily Times'' are national newspapers in English supplemented with local news sections. ''Business Recorder'' is the only newspaper providing

national and international business news. However, newspapers like the ''International Herald Tribune'', Financial Times, Khaleej Times, Gulf News, London's ''Sunday Times'', etc, are also available. These international newspapers usually arrive in Islamabad a day after publishing. All newspapers (international, national and local) are available at book stores in leading hotels like Serena & Marriott. They can also be purchased from leading book stores such as London Book House (Kohsar Market


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thumb left alt The Centaurus (pictured during construction) is a multimillion dollar project in Islamabad The main administrative authority of the city is Islamabad Capital Territory Administration (ICT) with some help from Capital Development Authority (CDA), which oversees the planning, development, construction, and administration of the city. ref>


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. Establishment of Human Development Center (1996) In 1996, Dr Haq founded the Human Development Center in Islamabad, Pakistan- a policy research institute committed to organizing professional research, policy studies and seminars in the area of human development, with a special focus on the South Asian region. He devoted his later years in working towards greater unity in South Asia for social and economic development. Pakistan In Pakistan a 21 gun salute


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is located in the NIC Building, Blue Area in Islamabad. It also has branch offices, or Company Registration Offices (CROs) in Karachi, Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, Sukkur, Faisalabad and Quetta Pakistan’s core national league has three divisions. The National Football Championship (A-Division) is named as the Pakistan Premier League (PPL) while National Championship (B-Division) is known as the Pakistan Football Federation League (PFF league) and the National Club Championship (C-Division) is the lowest division. Below this are regional leagues likes IFA (Islamabad football association) in Islamabad. There is also a national knock-out competition called the National Football Challenge Cup (Pakistan National Football Challenge Cup) although it appears to be used sparingly nowadays. list1 * Islamabad (Islamabad Capital Territory) name Pakistan Boy Scouts Association headquarters Sumbul Park. Garden Avenue,P.O.Box.1792, Islamabad, Pakistan country Pakistan The '''8th Asian Games''' were held from December 9, 1978 to December 20, 1978 in Bangkok, Thailand. Originally, the host city was Singapore but Singapore dropped its plan to host the Games due to financial problems. And then Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan was decided to host the 8th Games. But Islamabad also dropped its plan to host the Asian Games due to conflicts with Bangladesh and India. The '''8th Asian Games''' were held from December 9, 1978 to December 20, 1978 in Bangkok, Thailand. Originally, the host city was Singapore but Singapore dropped its plan to host the Games due to financial problems. And then Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan was decided to host the 8th Games. But Islamabad also dropped its plan to host the Asian Games due to conflicts with Bangladesh and India. Born in the city of Hyderabad, Sindh, Dr Akhtar completed her Ph.D in Economics from Scotland's (Scotland) Paisley College of Technology (University of Paisley). She has an M.S. in Economics from Quaid-e-Azam University in Islamabad and an M.A. in Development Economics (Development economics) from the University of Sussex, England. In 1987 she attended Harvard University under the Fulbright programme (Fulbright Program). Furthermore, she served in the World Bank prior to joining the State Bank of Pakistan. party residence Islamabad, Pakistan alma_mater University of the Punjab Marburg University National Defence University, Islamabad Quaid-i-Azam University After returning to Islamabad as Director East Asia and Pacific he went on to graduate from the prestigious National Defence University, Islamabad (1983) and received his third Masters Degree in Defence & Strategic Studies from Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad. *"The detainee arrived in Islamabad, Pakistan, in June 2001, and traveled to the al Faruq training camp in Afghanistan, to receive paramilitary training." *"At the al Faruq camp, the detainee received 40 days of training in light arms handling, explosives, and principles of topography." Commons:Category:Islamabad WikiPedia:Islamabad Dmoz:Regional Asia Pakistan Provinces Islamabad Capital Territory

Islamabad

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Since its foundation, Islamabad has attracted people from all over Pakistan, making it one of the most cosmopolitan and urbanized cities of Pakistan. As the national capital, Islamabad is the seat of the Government of Pakistan; the Presidential Palace (Aiwan-e-Sadr) is located here. Islamabad is also home to the Pakistan Monument, which is one of the two national monuments of Pakistan. Islamabad hosts a large number of foreign diplomats, politicians and government employees. The Capital Development Authority is responsible for managing the public works within the city.

Islamabad is located in the Pothohar Plateau in the northeastern part of the country, within the Islamabad Capital Territory. The region has historically been a part of the crossroads of Punjab (Punjab, Pakistan) and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with the Margalla Pass (Margalla hills) acting as the gateway between the two regions.

The city is home to the Faisal Mosque, the largest mosque (List of mosques in Pakistan) in South Asia Allama Iqbal Open University in Islamabad is one of the world's largest universities by enrollment (World's largest universities). Islamabad has the lowest infant mortality rate in the country at 38 deaths per thousand as compared to the national average of 78 deaths per thousand. The Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences is one of the largest research oriented hospitals in South Asia.

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