Letters from Pakistan

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Pollution, especially through tannic acid and dyes, is a serious problem for this industry. Neither is there any firing nor any fear. The judge cited a possible conflict of interest in the case of Asia Bibi. And to trumpet symbolically means to sound a call of warning. Our website provides you latest information on current fashions in Pakistan. It also has a courtyard that has enough space for forty thousand people. A 1994 survey conducted by the World Bank among 200 business firms in Pakistan revealed that a significant amount of time and money was wasted in numerous unpredictable interactions with petty and higher-level bureaucrats seeking bribes.

An illustrated guide to Pakistan

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A book signing and drinks reception will follow. The ancient city sites, only 25 miles from Islamabad, were inhabited more than 2,000 years ago. The Pakistan Cricket Board controls both the men’s and women’s game. This region has the highest rates of seismicity and largest earthquakes in the Himalaya region. [238] Ranging from the coastal areas of the south to the glaciated mountains of the north, Pakistan's landscapes vary from plains to deserts, forests, hills and plateaus. [239] Pakistan is divided into three major geographic areas: the northern highlands, the Indus River plain and the Balochistan Plateau. [240] The northern highlands contain the Karakoram, Hindu Kush and Pamir mountain ranges (see mountains of Pakistan ), which contain some of the world's highest peaks, including five of the fourteen eight-thousanders (mountain peaks over 8,000 metres or 26,250 feet), which attract adventurers and mountaineers from all over the world, notably K2 (8,611 m or 28,251 ft) and Nanga Parbat (8,126 m or 26,660 ft). [241] The Balochistan Plateau lies in the west and the Thar Desert in the east.