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  Islamabad - The Huffington Post
Islamabad, Nov 10 (AP) - Three reporters from Britain's Daily Telegraph newspaper have been ordered to leave Pakistan in the next 72 hours for using abusive and foul language against the country and its leadership, Deputy Information Minister Tariq Azim said...
Islamabad - The Pakistani government Monday rejected ex-premier Benazir Bhutto's suggestion that foreign experts should be involved in the probe into last Thursday's suicide attack on her procession.
Islamabad, Oct. 20: Seven persons were killed and 15 others injured seriously in a bomb blast in Dera Bugti (Balochistan province) on Saturday.
www.huffingtonpost.com /people/Islamabad   (1095 words)

  
  ShaikhSiddiqui Islamabad   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan, located in the Potwar Plateau, north-west of the country.
It is located within the Islamabad Capital Territory, though the area has historically been a part of the crossroads of the Punjab, Kashmir and the Sarhad Province (the Margalla pass being a historic gateway to the Sarhad, and the Potwar plateau historically a part of the Punjab).
When Islamabad was finally built growth was slow - the government did not fully relocate to the city from Rawalpindi until the 1980s.
www.shaikhsiddiqui.com /islamabad.html   (464 words)

  
  Islamabad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Islamabad (Urdu: اسلام آباد, abode of Islam), is the capital city of Pakistan, and is located in the Potohar Plateau in the northwest of the country.
It is located within the Islamabad Capital Territory, though the area has historically been a part of the crossroads of the Punjab region and the North-West Frontier Province (the Margalla pass being a historic gateway to the North-West Frontier Province, and the Potwar Plateau historically a part of the Punjab).
Islamabad is divided into several different sectors, each identified by a letter of the alphabet, with each sector covering an area of approximately 2km x 2km.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Islamabad   (1650 words)

  
 Islamabad Capital Territory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Islamabad Capital Territory is the capital of Pakistan.
Islamabad was designed and built to be a modern capital for Pakistan.
Islamabad has some of the finest educational institutes of Pakistan, including Quaid-e-Azam University, International Islamic University and National University of Science and Technology.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Islamabad_Capital_Territory   (507 words)

  
 Islamabad travel guide
Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan, is located against the backdrop of Margalla Hills at the northern edge of Potohar Plateau.
Islamabad has a lot of places to eat, the best hting is that most of them are in cool, shady and secluded areas...dont worry, they are safe and you certainly would enjoy.
Islamabad is the best place for people who dont want to go for the typical tourist areas.
www.world66.com /asia/southasia/pakistan/islamabad   (379 words)

  
 Islamabad Summary
Islamabad, which officially became the capital of Pakistan in 1959, was designed to maximize its relationship with nature, thus adding to its natural beauty.
Islamabad (Urdu: اسلام آباد, abode of Islam), is the capital city of Pakistan, and is located in the Potohar Plateau in the northwest of the country.
It is located within the Islamabad Capital Territory, though the area has historically been a part of the crossroads of the Punjab region and the North-West Frontier Province (the Margalla pass being a historic gateway to the North-West Frontier Province, and the Potwar Plateau historically a part of the Punjab).
www.bookrags.com /Islamabad   (1862 words)

  
 Islamabad
Islamabad is the capital of Pakistan; it is located in the Pothohar Plateau in the northwest of country.
Islamabad is situated at the edge of the Pothohar plateau, south of the Margalla hills.
Islamabad is divided into five sectors from sector D to I with each sector covering an area of approximately 2km x 2km.
www.findpk.com /cities/html/islamabad.html   (547 words)

  
 General Statistics about Islamabad
It was the technical expertise of Doxiadis and course the dedication and hardwork of Pakistani engineers, technicians and workers which had turned Islamabad into the one of the most beautiful cities of the World.
Pakistan's new Capital ISLAMABAD nestles against the backdrop of the Margalla Hills at the northern end of Pothowar Plateau.
Islamabad today is the heart and soul of Pakistan, a city which symbolizes the aspirations of a young and dynamic nation that looks forward to a glorious future for its people, a city which welcomes modern ides but at the same time recognizes and cherishes its traditional values and its past history.
www.islamabad.net /info.htm   (569 words)

  
 UrbanPK.com
Islamabad chamber of Commerce and Islamabad Stocks exchange are playing an important role and upcoming new building of Islamabad stock exchange will further boost the business for the whole area.
Islamabad is truly well positioned and it is easy to get away from the city to the hills or the surrounding plains within half an hour.
Islamabad is a rewarding place to live in many ways and if one has the drive and life then there are opportunities to explore in Islamabad.
www.urbanpk.com /pages/content/metro/islamabad.php   (3416 words)

  
 Islamabad Tours - Islamabad Hotels provide Islamabad Tour Information   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Islamabad is a gem of sorts, a quiet oasis in an otherwise characteristically bustling country.
Views from the sculpted gardens of Islamabad's Shakar Parian Hills, the fascinating Heritage Museum, and the huge marble statue of Shah Faisal Mosque are highlights of the modern city of Islamabad.
Islamabad with its “model city” characteristics is the capital of Pakistan.
www.islamabad-hotels.com.pk /tours.php   (1057 words)

  
 Metroblogging Islamabad
Islamabad found it uniquely surprising that the whole country of Pakistan observes Allama Iqbal Day, As he has never experienced anything like it before, he did try to research as to any events taking place, as far as poetry readings go.
Islamabad decided to head out on the town to celebrate a friends recent passing of an MBA exam to enter a reputable local university (still not sure how that works, in the US I took GMAT).....
Islamabad isn't even much of a cricket fan, give me some good ole basketball, and American football, 7 nights of the week, and I'll say it is tooo little.
islamabad.metblogs.com   (2137 words)

  
 Islamabad   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Islamabad is Pakistan's capital city and is located on the Margalla hills, which is a foothill of Himalayas.
Islamabad also has some lush green parks and hill station, which presents a natural beauty to this city.
Major five star hotels in Islamabad are as follows, there are many moderate and cheap hotel and motels in the Capital area.
www.cob.montevallo.edu /JivaAS/islamabad.htm   (289 words)

  
 ShaikhSiddiqui FR Islamabad
Islamabad c'est les premier ville de Pakistan, localisé dans les Potwar Plateau, le Nord- l'Ouest de les le compteur.
Le c'est localisé à l'intérieur de les Islamabad Premier Territoire, quoique l'aire a historique été une pièce de les crossroads de les Punjab, Kashmir et les Sarhad Province (les Margarine être reçu à être une historique porte aux Sarhad, et les Potwar plateau historique une pièce de les Punjab).
Islamabad population c'est supposée à être terminé 1.1 million dans 2006.
www.shaikhsiddiqui.com /FRislamabad.html   (366 words)

  
 Review on Islamabad by cassim - MouthShut.com
Islamabad is renowned by its greenery and thats why travellers entering Islamabad for the first time are very much amazed by its greenness.
The name Islamabad (City of Islam, or City of Peace) was chosen to reflect the country’s ideology.
Islamabad the new capital of Pakistan is a well-planned modern city with large public buildings, attractive parks wide boulevards, newly built beautiful Shah Faisal Mosque and well laid out shopping centers.
www.mouthshut.com /review/Islamabad-24563.html   (753 words)

  
 Islamabad travel guide - Wikitravel
Islamabad is divided into sectors, each sector having its own central shopping area (or Markaz) where all local amenities are located.
Although water in Islamabad is generally very clean, but it is mainly gained from mountain water and tube wells and may contain minerals your system is not used to.
Islamabad is relatively safe, compared to other Pakistani cities, or indeed, most capital cities: violent crime is very rare, but use precautions as you would in any other city.
wikitravel.org /en/Islamabad   (2240 words)

  
 Pakistan: Islamabad - photos of Islamabad District on Worldisround
I love this city to death but on my recent visit to Islamabad I have noticed that traffic has increased 10 time than what it was 10 years ago, this is hurting the city, there should be a mass transit system for Islamabad other wise the smoke from the cars will take its beauty away.
Islamabad is a very beautiful city of Pakistan, a perfect place to live in.
With regard to sightseeing, the views from the sculpted gardens of Islamabad's Shakar Parian Hills, the fascinating Heritage Museum, and the huge marble statue of Shah Faisal Mosque are highlights of the modern city.
www.worldisround.com /articles/35849/index.html   (1114 words)

  
 U.S. Embassy Islamabad Pakistan
Islamabad, November 6, 2007 - To reiterate the U.S. government’s commitment towards supporting free, fair and credible elections in Pakistan, the U.S. Ambassador, Anne W. Patterson, visited the Election Commission of Pakistan in Islamabad where she met with the Chief Election Commissioner, Justice (Retd) Qazi Muhammad Farooq, and issued a statement for the media.
In her statement, the Ambassador said that the United States is deeply disturbed by the Proclamation of Emergency in Pakistan and urged the CEC to announce the election schedule as soon as possible to reassure the people of Pakistan and the international community that the government remains committed to holding elections on schedule.
The Embassy of the United States of America in Islamabad is co-sponsoring the conference, which is organized by the Area Study Centre for Africa, North & South America at Quaid-i-Azam University.
islamabad.usembassy.gov   (3900 words)

  
 Library of Congress Office - Islamabad, Pakistan
The Library of Congress Office, Islamabad, Pakistan, is one of six overseas offices administered by the African/Asian Acquisitions and Overseas Operations Division of the Library.
These offices acquire, catalog, preserve, and distribute library and research materials from countries where such materials are essentially unavailable through conventional acquisitions methods.
The Islamabad Office administers a Cooperative Acquisitions Program (CAP) through which it acquires materials for the Library of Congress and other participating academic, research, and public libraries in United States and Canada.
www.loc.gov /acq/ovop/islamabad   (196 words)

  
 Islamabad
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan's National Assembly and provincial assemblies will be dissolved in the coming days in order that a general election can take place before January 9, President Pervez Musharraf...
ISLAMABAD - Pakistan opposition leader Benazir Bhutto laid plans Sunday for the biggest protest yet against Pervez Musharraf's state of emerg...
ISLAMABAD: A state of emergency imposed by Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf is likely to be lifted within one month, the country's attorney general said Saturday.
www.islamabad.com   (1314 words)

  
 Islamabad, Pakistan current local time from WorldTimeServer.com
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 Current local time in Islamabad - Pakistan
Sunday, November 18, 2007 at 3:32 AM Find rising and setting times for other dates
Show time difference between Islamabad time and other time zones
UTC is Coordinated Universal Time, GMT is Greenwich Mean Time.
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 Islamabad Tourism - Islamabad Vacation Reviews - Islamabad Vacations - TripAdvisor
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