• Pakistan Earthquake 2005
    Code: ENG4U0 – J Teacher’s name: Eliopoulos, J. Topic: Pakistan Earthquake 2005 On October 8, 2005 the history of Pakistan turned a new page when a massive earthquake hit the northern part of the country. It was said to be the most powerful quake in the last 100 years. It had a magnitude of 7.6 and...
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  • Earthquake
    com/earthquake.htm - 33k - Cached - Similar pages TIME: Kashmir Earthquake | On Trembling GroundIn Pakistan, survivors of a deadly earthquake try to live on amid the ... Kashmir Earthquake - Oct. 11-15, 2005, Try 4 issues of TIME magazine Risk-Free! ... www.time.com/time/photoessays/kashmir_earthquake/...
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  • Factors Making Small Communities in Pakistan More Vulnerable to Disasters
    Factors making small communities In Pakistan more vulnerable to disasters As soon as we hear the word disaster, automatically resounding screams and shocking images come in to our mind. Disaster however is a sudden or unforeseen event that has a negative effect on human lives. At individual level...
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  • Geography Essay Earthquakes
    the earth. May be many km below surface • Epicentre = the point on the earth’s surface directly above the focus. Strongest shock normally felt here. Most damage usually occurs here. • Seismology = the study of earthquakes – from Greek – seio – to shake • Seismologists record earth tremors...
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  • Earth Quake
    magnitude quake that hit the same area on Sept. 4th of 2010 and caused and estimated $3 billion in damage. 10.) Kashmir Quake, POK (Pakistan Occupied Kashmir) in 2005  A already dispute state of India and Pakistan was stunned and left to mourn over the deaths of their children on 8th October 2005 when...
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  • Natue and Scope of Demography
    Earthquake Disaster in Pakistan: It was a bright morning of 8th October, 2005. People were busy in their routine jobs. Housewives were doing their domestic duties. Men had gone to their offices and children to schools. All was normal. Nobody had any idea of what was going to happen in the next few...
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  • Rafia Rafique
    on issues like managing with conduct problems etc. “THE NEWS” Jang Group of Publication (Pakistan) (Regular Contributor to THE NEWS on Sunday) • Contributing articles on the psychological problems. The Pakistan Society for the Rehabilitation of the Disabled (Sep 2001-Feb 2002) (Psychologist-Cerebral...
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  • Facing the Eventualities of Earthquakes with Proper Co-Ordination and Management of Efforts
    remain as mute spectators to the wreckage and damage caused by such disasters and watch lakhs of precious lives being wiped out from the face of the earth? Is there scope and possibility of averting or minimizing the losses during such tragedies? It is imperative to enlighten the people and facilitate...
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  • earthquakes in GCC countries
    Earthquakes in GCC An Earthquake known also as tremor is resulted from a sudden release of energy ,which takes place in the earths crust, which then creates seismic waves. They are vibrations triggered by movement of rocks that have been strained (deformed) beyond their elastic...
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  • National Disaster Responce Plan 2010
    Running head: Fundamentals of Disaster Management in the context of Pakistan … Term Paper “Fundamentals of Disaster Management in the context of Pakistan” Junaid Ahmad Fundamental of Disaster Management MSDM2012 Shah Nasir Khan Dec 17th Jan...
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  • Tsunami Philosophy Review
    morning of March 11th ,2011 disaster struck Japan, as an massive 8.9 magnitude earthquake tremor swept through the east coast of Sendai. This massive quake also unleashed a 10 meter gigantic tsunami wave that swept at about 400km northeast of Tokyo. After the trauma, an estimated 350 people were reported...
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  • Earth Quark
    destructive quakes. 2012 saw 17 earthquakes above a magnitude of 7.0 - this is right on the average for the last decade. Earthquakes in 2012 caused 768 deaths - the 2nd lowest total in the last decade. The largest quake was an 8.6 off the west coast of Sumatra on April 11. There were no large quakes for 4...
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  • Pakistan and Turkey Relationship
    Assignment of Pakistan Studies 301 Topic: Role of Turkey in disasters Submitted by: Sunny Ahmar Reg No: 12-Arid-421 Section: B Evening Submitted to: Madam Salma Humanitarian Assistance by Turkey 1. Situated...
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  • Environmental Impact Assessment Report
    11 2.1 National Environmental Policy 2.2 Legislative Framework 2.3 Regulations and Guidelines 2.4 National Environmental Quality Standards 2.5 Pakistan Environmental Assessment Procedures 2.6 Development Regulation of CDA Chapter 3: Alternatives…………………………………………18 3.1 No Action Alternative 3.2...
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  • The End of Decade
    of millions and devastated no less than a 50 destinations. In a matter of a mere half a minute, 2.3 million laid dead  Pakistan Earth Quake 2005: its 8:52 am according to Pakistan Standard Time, the day of 8th October has just begun. It’s not long the children after bidding farewell to their mothers...
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  • Earthquake 2005: Impacts and Strategies
    investments and thereby place new demands on society for reconstruction and rehabilitation. On October 8, 2005, some parts of the NWFP (North West Frontier Province) and Punjab province of Pakistan and AJK (Azad Jammu and Kashmir) were struck by the most devastating earthquake in recent history of the...
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  • Stones Into Schools
    The book Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan was written by a man named Greg Mortenson and has become a best seller. His story begins in Pakistan in 1993 as a mountaineer. That year he had attempted to climb K2, which is the world’s second highest...
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  • Good Governance and Role of Public Servant
    Introduction 2. Definition of Good Governance 3. Characteristics of Good Governance 4. Importance of Good Governance 5. Good Governance in Pakistan 6. Public Servant and its role for Good Governance 7. Conclusion Governance is not a new concept. It is, as old as, human civilization. Governance...
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  • Natural Disaster
    Studying and understanding the worst that nature can throw at us is one of the most interesting parts of being an Earth scientist. Defining 'worst' is, of course, subjective, and leads to a choice over whether the number of deaths, or $$ property damage, is the statistic to use. Here is a representative...
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  • Financial Reprt Analysis
    Group Introduction ……………………………………………………………………………….. 11 Liquidity position (Current ratio) ....……………………………………………………………………… 9 Quake ratio ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. 14 Debt-to-equity ratio ………………………………………………………………………………………. 16 Time-interest-earned...
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