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The History of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (often abbreviated KP or KPK) formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province (NWFP) is one of the four administrative provinces of Pakistan, located in the northwestern region of the country along the International border with Afghanistan. It was previously known as the North-West Frontier Province until 2010 when the name was changed to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by the 18th Amendment to Pakistan’s Constitution and is known colloquially by various other names. Khyber ...

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The History of Sindh

Sindh  is one of the four provinces of Pakistan. Located in the southeast of the country, it is the historical home of the Sindhi people. Sindh is the third largest province of Pakistan by area, and second largest province by population after Punjab. Sindh is bordered by Balochistan province to the west, and Punjab province to the north. Sindh also borders the Indian states of Gujarat and Rajasthan to the ...

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The History of Balochistan

Balochistan  is one of the four provinces of Pakistan. It is the largest province in terms of land area, forming the southwestern region of the country, but is the least populated. Its provincial capital and largest city is Quetta. Balochistan shares borders with Punjab and the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to the northeast, Sindh to the east and southeast, the Arabian Sea to the south, Iran to the west and Afghanistan to the north and northwest. ...

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The History of the Punjab

The History of the Punjab concerns the history of the Punjab region the northern areas of the Indian subcontinent that is split between the modern-day countries of India and Pakistan. Historically known as Sapta Sindhu, or the Land of Seven Rivers. Ancient Punjab region was the primary geographical extent of the Indus Valley Civilisation, which was notable for advanced technologies and amenities that the people of the region had used. The region was ...

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History of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan

The history of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan began on 14 August 1947 when the country became an independent nation in the form of Dominion of Pakistan within the British Commonwealth as the result of Pakistan Movement and the partition of India. While the history of the Pakistani Nation according to the Pakistan government’s official chronology started with the Islamic rule over Indian subcontinent by Muhammad bin Qasim which reached its zenith during Mughal Era. In 1947, Pakistan consisted of West Pakistan (today’s Pakistan) ...

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