"Pakistan Patriotism" Essays and Research Papers

  • Pakistan Patriotism

    Patriotism for Pakistan Pakistan’s creation was no doubt the finest hour of our history our forefathers who had fought for it envisioned the promise of long cherished freedom, democracy and prosperity. It is the country which was created to work for an ideal democratic state based on social justice as an upholder of human freedom and world peace, in which all citizens were to enjoy equal rights and freedom from fear, want and ignorance. Pakistan my homeland is in fact the land of blessings....

    2006 singles, Billboard Hot Country Songs number-one singles, Country music 750  Words | 5  Pages

  • Patriotism

    Patriotism What is patriotism? Is it serving your country during wartime, or making war on injustice in your hometown? Is it gathering with friends and setting off fireworks, or is patriotism a feeling that transcends words? What is patriotism exactly? Patriotism is loving your country. Patriotism is standing when the national anthem plays. Patriotism is putting your hand on your heart to recite the Pledge of Allegiance. Some say it is unpatriotic to oppose the war, but hear me out; say if your...

    A Celebration, Flag, Flag of the United States 1141  Words | 3  Pages

  • Patriotism - the Ethics of Patriotism

    Patriotism is an essentially emotional support for the nation, the homeland. It is not intended to have a rational foundation: soldiers do not fight for a country because it produces more cement than the enemy, but because it is their country. Their patriotism pre-supposes its existence — but not everyone agrees with that. Some Islamists, for instance, reject the legitimacy of the nation-state as such, and despise patriotism as un-Islamic. The loyalty of the Muslim, they say, can only be to the Ummah...

    Democracy, Nation, Nationalism 1454  Words | 4  Pages

  • Politics and Patriotism

    al-Khamis. Being patriotic is not just about waving your flag on Independence day. It goes on beyond that. Patriotism is generally known as the feeling of love and devoted to the country. Having and willing to do anything for the sake of the betterment of the country. Quoting Enizahura Abdul Aziz, a senior research officer from the centre of shariah, law and politics from IKIM, patriotism also implies feelings of solidarity and mutual responsibility among people of different ethnicities and religious...

    Government, Nationalism, Patriotism 969  Words | 3  Pages

  • Patriotism

    Patriotism Patriotism means genuine love towards your own country/ motherland. It does not mean hatred towards other countries as well. It is said that even if a mother loose her love towards her child a child should not lose his/ her honour towards her. It is patriotism which has inspired martyrs to give up their lives for the sake of their countries; in the service of their countries; in fighting for the cause and liberty of their country. Their names stand recorded in golden words in the history...

    Bangladesh, Bangladesh Liberation War, Bengal 1040  Words | 3  Pages

  • Patriotism or Cosmopolitanism

    Humankind would be a better place if we were all just citizens of the world. In Martha Nussbaum’s “Patriotism and Cosmopolitanism” she argues whether children should be taught in education to be patriotic or cosmopolitan. Nussbaum’s definition of cosmopolitanism is a person whose primary allegiance is to the community of human beings in the entire world. Nussbaum begins her argument by raising questions about education and how students ought to be taught that hunger in third world countries are...

    Anti-patriotism, Coaxial, Concentric 1821  Words | 5  Pages

  • Pakistan

    Pakistan Introduction With a population of around 180 million, Pakistan is the sixth most populous country in the world. It is not one of the richest, but World Bank figures show that its economy has grown at 6.6% a year for the past six years, and so it is an important market for many multinational brands. Furthermore, since media deregulation in 2003 an industry of just one state-owned television channel and three or four newspapers has blossomed into one of the largest and most vibrant media...

    Advertising, GEO News, Geo TV 864  Words | 3  Pages

  • pakistan

    program which is based upon philosophy” Ideology of Pakistan Pakistan’s ideology was based on the Islamic principle of “the only sovereign is Allah". Ideology of Pakistan basically means that Pakistan should be a state where the Muslims should have an opportunity to live according to the faith based on the Islamic principles. They should have all the resources at the disposal to enhance Islamic culture and civilization. Quid-e-Azam once said: "Pakistan was created the day the first Indian national...

    Afghanistan, Al-Qaeda, Federally Administered Tribal Areas 888  Words | 3  Pages

  • Differences Between Nationalism and Patriotism-Which Is Better for Nation Building

    Differences between Nationalism and Patriotism-which is better for nation building What is nationalism? Nationalism means to give more importance to unity by way of a cultural background, including language and heritage. Nationalism is also a feeling that one`s country is superior to another in all aspects. It also can be a little aggressive and radical by nature. It also makes one to think only of one`s country`s virtues and makes one try to find justification for the mistakes...

    Better, Charles de Gaulle, Emotion 893  Words | 3  Pages

  • Red White and Beer: a Rhetorical Analysis of America's Retail Patriotism

    Ross Brigman English 2001 Sharon Price Rhetorical Analysis Red, White, and Beer: A Criticism of America’s ‘Retail Patriotism’ ‘Red, White, and Beer’ is a short two and a half page essay written by Dave Barry. On the surface, this essay seems to be for pure entertainment purposes. With its satirical concepts of imagery, one cannot help but laugh while reading this critique, and think that it is for entertainment only; maybe it is. However, I believe that he sincerely has issues with how America...

    Advertising, Essay, Grammar 933  Words | 3  Pages

  • Is Patoriots Is Still There

    http://www.shareyouressays.com/729/691-words-essay-on-patriotism-in-india-for-school-and-college-students Free sample essay on Patriotism in India for school and college students . Patriotism lends a great dimension to a man’s personality and it exalts him to rare heights of nobility. A patriot is not a person confined within the narrow limits of his family and his intimate circle of friends. Patriotism enlightens us about our paramount duties to our nation, our motherland, as dear and sacred as...

    Fatherland, India, Indian independence movement 2516  Words | 7  Pages

  • Patriotism

    Patriotism Patriotism was one of the first reasons Television was made, and sense then has continued to contribute to TV and theater all around the world. Viewed as both a common good and insidious evil depending on whom you talk to, either way patriotism has seeped into every ones minds one time or another. Television has shown patriotism ever sense it became available to people, and most would agree they like shows and movies better when patriotism is involved. Baehr a box office worker...

    English-language films, Film, Good and evil 470  Words | 2  Pages

  • Patriotism and the American Flag

    of patriotism and the iconography of the American flag in today's society. Some believe patriotism is simply the act of supporting the decisions of the leaders of the country. Others say, to be patriotic, people should be outspoken and voice their oppositions to what is going on in the government. Opinions also differ on the idea of what the American flag represents. One opinion of the flags representation is that the flag represents our history, and the formerly mentioned idea of patriotism. Others...

    Anti-patriotism, Belief, Flag of the United States 1020  Words | 3  Pages

  • Pakistan: Nationalism Without a Nation

    Pakistan: Nationalism Without a Nation Since its inception, Pakistan has faced the monumental task to spell out an identify different form the Indian identity. Born form the division of the old civilization of India, Pakistan has struggled for constructing its own culture, a culture which would not only be different from the Indian culture but that the whole acknowledge. -Christophe Jaffrelot. Nationalism...

    Choudhary Rahmat Ali, India, Islam 1976  Words | 6  Pages

  • An Illusion for the Masses

    for the Masses “Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel.” So said 18th Century British writer Samuel Johnson. One can start to think about patriotism in its many forms but still arrive at the same juncture, it is simply people’s need to align themselves with a larger identity. This larger identity could range from a neighbourhood to a sports team to a nation. Finding security, seeking pleasure, are, in my humble opinion, the most basic of human motives, which patriotism helps indulge....

    Alasdair MacIntyre, Nation, Nationalism 1294  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Last Lesson

    be attached to his own land, cultures and customs. But today’s Indians are drowned in the western colours. It shows that there is need to spread awareness about the feeling of patriotism and other related factors. Write a paragraph in about 100 words highlighting the issue. Ans. Patriotism-An Unmatched Spirit Patriotism is defined as one’s love for one’s customs, culture, mother tongue, motherland and everything what is associated with one’s motherland. One should be proud of what one’s country...

    Abraham Lincoln, Country, Country music 1081  Words | 3  Pages

  • Marketing Plan and Poistioning of Indian Wear as Formal Cloth

    available information: Influence buyer about Indian fashion to enter into formal wear product category (using rebel need). Can start with some schools by influencing the Principals. Suggested Marketing Strategy Need: Patriotism Target: Geographic area as defined by environment analysis (can start with some private well known schools). Identify schools from different regions and slowly expand the number (a strategy adopted by Ujjala against Robin Blue) ...

    Distribution, Management, Marketing 617  Words | 4  Pages

  • Love to the Country

    fighting for nationalism even after achieving independence. Nationalism, therefore, remains one of the greatest developments that started in 19th century. Love for one’s own country       Loving one’s own country is closely associated with patriotism. Patriotism is a loyal feeling which one has about his own country.one must have a deep and passionate loyal feeling about his country. One of these feelings of one man in a country is upsurge and unhonoured. The feeling has kindled many dormant nations...

    Africa, Europe, Jingoism 934  Words | 3  Pages

  • Definition Essay

    windows, computers, and pencils are in general. 2. These objects all have specific physical properties that most people can agree on through the use of their physical senses. B. However, abstract terms, such as love, pain, or patriotism, have different meanings for different individuals since such terms play on people’s feelings more than their physical senses. C. The definition essay provides a personal, extended definition of such terms by linking or comparing the term...

    Birthright citizenship in the United States of America, Democracy, Nationalism 2153  Words | 7  Pages

  • Patriotism in the American Education System

    Patriotism in the American Education System The debate regarding the education of our children has been going on since the institutionalization of education and will continue as long as we are a liberal democracy full of free thinking citizens. People will always have an opinion and we will, most likely, never be able to please every single person. William Galston and Robert Fullinwider are in full support of teaching a version of history that promotes patriotism and inspires those learning of it...

    Anti-patriotism, Education, Education in the United States 1626  Words | 4  Pages

  • Pakistan Power 100 Gala

    Pakistan Power 100 Gala By; Imran Shaikh An occasion of pride with sense of triumph and feeling of respect and euphoria for every patriotic Pakistani, domestically and internationally - ‘Pakistan Power 100 gala’ - Launched by Carter-Anderson the British Pakistan Trust, a group of young professional men and women who strive to improve Pakistan’s image abroad and connect inspiring individuals so they can work for the betterment of all Pakistanis. Khalid Darr, a veteran who founded the Pakistan...

    Abdul Sattar Edhi, Award, British Pakistanis 1337  Words | 4  Pages

  • rhetorical analysis

     Patriotism, War, and Our Flag an analysis on Kingsolver Holly Entus Northwest University Author Note Holly Entus, Northwest University Correspondence concerning this proposal should be addressed to Holly Entus, 5520 108th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98033 Contact: holly.entus12@northwestu.edu Patriotism, War, and Our Flag an analysis on Kingsolver Attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 shook our nations patriotic beliefs. Barbara Kingsolver’s “And Our...

    Appeal to emotion, Flag of the United States, Nationalism 1278  Words | 4  Pages

  • How to Save the Spirit of Nationalism

    aim to achieve the same. Many terrorist outfits, in the name of nationalism, train youngsters to follow the wrong path killing and destruction. The Palestinian suicide bombings and Israeli retaliation in the Middle East is often attributed to patriotism. Dropping of atom bombs on Nagasaki and Hiroshima was an act of nationalism one the part of the Americans. But it was an act of barbarism which killed thousands of innocent men, women and children. Man has conquered space and time. He has become...

    Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Human rights, Jingoism 808  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Summary of the Ideological Basis of Pakistan

    IDEOLOGICAL BASIS OF PAKISTAN Ideology influences individuals as well as national character. The factors which play crucial role in building national character. They include firm faith on ideology, submitting to the national, honesty, preferring national interest, patriotism and sense of humor. SAYINGS OF QUAIDEE-AZAM ABOUT THE IDEOLOGY OF PAKISTAN:- The sayings of Quidee-Azam about the Ideology of Pakistan were crystallized clear. He said: We do not demand Pakistan just to have a piece of...

    Allah, India, Islam 1011  Words | 4  Pages

  • Sandeep as a Criticque of Swadeshi in "The Home and the World"

    views. His radical and parochial notion of Swadeshi and his skilful oration instill an intense feeling of patriotism among those around him, including Bimala. However this patriotism, not unlike his own, threatens to replace humanistic thinking and moral sensibility with blind fanaticism. Bimala gets caught up with Sandeep and his radical ideas about nationalism. Her seemingly increasing “patriotism”, encouraged by Sandeep’s flattery and flirtatious nature and his comparison of her as “the sole representative...

    Bengali people, India, Nation 1060  Words | 3  Pages

  • Imagined Communities Benedict Anderson

    barriers of nations, Anderson believes nationalism is necessary and prevalent for a society to be kept in order. Lennon rejects the notion of sacrificing human life for the sake of a nation, yet Anderson affirms it as an act of love, in his chapter Patriotism and Racism. Within the same chapter, Anderson also counters the argument that racism is not borne out of nationalism, but rather class relations. It's hard not to agree with Anderson's proposal that nations are the product of a collective imagination;...

    Ethnic group, Malaysia, Nation 1009  Words | 4  Pages

  • Future of Democracy in Pakistan

    The Future of Democracy in Pakistan Friday, August 17, 2007 (11:56 PST) Related Articles Constitution must be implemented in letter and spirit not in mere words Election 2008: Political Disintegration in Balochistan Elections 2008: Benazir Factor May Affect the Results Related News Govt assures conducive atmosphere for upcoming elections: PM Soomro 112 European Union observers have been arrived to monitor the general elections Poll on schedule, says Musharraf Imran terms Jan 8 poll plot...

    Benazir Bhutto, Democracy, Election 999  Words | 4  Pages

  • Poverty in Pakistan

     POVERTY IN PAKISTAN CONTENTS 1. Introduction 2. Poverty Condition in Pakistan 3. Definition 4. Causes of Poverty in Pakistan Government Policies Poor Governance Corruption Unemployment Overpopulation Education 5. Remedies to Overcome Poverty in Pakistan 6. Conclusion INTRODUCTION The word poverty derived from Latin word “pauper” means “poor”. Poverty refers to the condition of not having the means to afford basic human needs such as clean water...

    Basic needs, Governance, Indus River 1800  Words | 6  Pages

  • Pakistan Outline

    Pakistan 1. Flag Flag adopted in 1947 when British-ruled India was divided into two independent states: Pakistan and India. The white stripe represents the non-Muslim religious groups (minority) in Pakistan. Modern meaning: green represents prosperity, white symbolizes peace, white crescent represents progress, and white star represents light and knowledge. 2. Map Borders the Arabian Sea, and stretches north to the Hindukush mountains. Wedged between India and Afghanistan and Iran. Slightly...

    Afghanistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, North-West Frontier Province 636  Words | 2  Pages

  • Nationalism

    importance of patriotism in the lives of Today's youth? Yahoo answer Patriotism is a love for one's country and a desire to make her better. It is contrasted with simple nationalism (or jingoism) in that nationalism and jingoism represent a blind loyalty to one's country even when it wrong (an example would be the people of Nazi Germany). Patriotism, on the other hand, recognizes when its nation is wrong and fights to correct the wrong even as it supports that nation. Patriotism is important...

    Fatherland, History of India, India 2559  Words | 7  Pages

  • Literacy in Pakistan

    LITERACY IN PAKISTAN Pakistan's Senate on Wednesday was informed that national literacy rate is 54 percent out of which 66.25 percent male and 41.75 percent female are literate. This was stated by Minister for Education, Mrs. Zubaida Jalal in her written reply to a query raised by Senator Sardar Latif Khosa in the Senate here. Giving the province-wise and gender-wise detail, the Minister informed that an estimated 60.8% population is literate in Punjab province. The literacy rate for male and...

    Functional illiteracy, International Literacy Day, Literacy 1057  Words | 3  Pages

  • Keating's Speech Analysis Table Format

    future conflicts • Keating calls all Australians to always remember and give thanks to the selfless sacrifice of those who have served in war to protect our freedom and way of life • Speech generates honour associated with serving ones country Patriotism • Speech is memorable for the patriotic and nationalistic chord it struck with audience • Generated pride through the pop & found new national identity • New Australian spirit gravitated around the core values of ‘mateship’ ‘courage’, resilience...

    1986 Cannes Film Festival, Australia, English-language films 1606  Words | 6  Pages

  • Youth and Future of Pakistan

    educated and informed in an optimum fashion. Literally it refers to all the human force in a nation lying between the age group of 18 – 29 years. Though tender an age, yet the intellect, physical strength and wisdom it possesses has no parallel. Pakistan, our much-loved homeland; is passing through challenging times in regard to economic, social and political turmoil. Crime rate is increasing, with a fast depletion of natural resources, deteriorating agriculture and power shortages, with instances...

    Internally displaced person, Pakistan, Political party 2207  Words | 6  Pages

  • American Quotes

    tell our nation that its policy of segregation was wrong. To me, that is true patriotism: not only being willing to fight for our country but willing to try to change it so that our ideals are preserved. My favorite thing about the United States? Lots of Americans, one America. ~Val Saintsbury Our country is not the only thing to which we owe our allegiance. It is also owed to justice and to humanity. Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be...

    American Revolution, Manifest Destiny, Martin Luther King, Jr. 770  Words | 3  Pages

  • Wheat Pakistan

    Pakistan‟s wheat production in marketing year (MY) 2012/13 (May/April) is estimated at 23.0 million tons, down five percent relative to previous year‟s record harvest of 24.2 million tons. Wheat area harvested is witnessing a declining trend and has decreased by five percent during the last two years. Last year, the Government of Pakistan (GOP) procured 6.4 million tons of wheat from the local production, but has yet to announce a procurement target for this year‟s harvest. Trade sources estimate...

    Irrigation, Pakistan, Punjab 2504  Words | 7  Pages

  • Introduction to Contemporary Society

    fortunate I was to be a Kiwi and to never forget that we were lucky to live in ‘God’s own country’, a phrase used proudly by New Zealanders since the late 1880’s to typify New Zealand. The primary school I attended also served to deepen this sense of patriotism, as we sang the national anthem at our weekly assembly, which only served to deepen the connection I felt. Whilst the value I place on work is determined primarily by my family’s values it also has links to national identity. In the research undertaken...

    Auckland, Democracy, Helen Clark 2342  Words | 7  Pages

  • Terrorism in Pakistan

    Terrorism in Pakistan The term "terrorism" comes from French terrorisme, from Latin: 'terror', "great fear", "dread", related to the Latin verb terrere, "to frighten". Though terrorism has no accepted definition, yet it can be defined as the use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of political aim or the calculated use of violence or threat of violence against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature, this is done through intimidation...

    Afghanistan, Al-Qaeda, Pakistan 2376  Words | 7  Pages

  • Monsoon in Pakistan

    MONSOON IN PAKISTAN 1. Introduction. There are two main types of climates, hot and cold. In Pakistan we have both. Today we will see hot climate. Hot climate in Pakistan starts from the month of March and prevails till the month of September. In Rahwali hot climate is coupled with moisture and that is because of monsoon. 2. Aim. To teach the phenomenon of monsoon in Pakistan and flying hazards associated with it. 3. Preview a. Revision. b. Climate of Pakistan. c. What is monsoon? (1)...

    Climate, India, Indian Ocean 2005  Words | 6  Pages

  • Media of Pakistan

    are different types of media. History Of Media In Pakistan The first television station began broadcasting from Lahore in 26 November 1964. Television in Pakistan remained the government's exclusive control until 1990 when Shalimar Television Network (STN) and Network Television Marketing (NTM) launched Pakistan’s first private TV channel. Foreign satellite TV channels were added during the 1990s. The government-owned Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) was formed on 14 August...

    Broadcasting, Cable television, FM broadcasting 995  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist : Pakistan and the Use of Religion

    the life of Changez, a Pakistani man who comes to the United States in search of opportunity. After the September 11th terrorist attacks, he finds that he is viewed differently by Americans. Changez serves as an example of the tensions existing in Pakistan between Islam and modernity in a global setting. In this paper I will argue that the state used religion to serve political needs in Pakistan’s birth, development of its government policies and its modern educational practices. Since the partition...

    Iran, Islam, Islamic politics and Islamic world studies 1195  Words | 4  Pages

  • Federalism in Pakistan

    of powers according to the constitution. The essence of federalism lies in the fact that the Centre should not interfere in provincial matters and vice versa. The Federal system in Pakistan has come under increasing regional pressure ever since independence. First of all, federalism did not exist in Pakistan in its true sense as the Centre was too powerful, which created a lot of resentment mostly from small provinces who wanted regional autonomy. Regionalism, an opposition to the highly centralized...

    Constitution, Federal government, Federal government of the United States 1033  Words | 3  Pages

  • Flood in Pakistan

    million dollars to cover the next 90 days and UN chief Ban Ki-moon visited Pakistan at the weekend, calling on the world to quicken its aid pledges. Pak-Iran On 12th Sep. 2010 the Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, called the devastating floods in Pakistan which have left about 20 million homeless the most urgent issue of the Islamic world and called for an immediate humanitarian assistance to Pakistan by Muslim nations and governments including Iran. On 5th Sept. 2010, Pakistan’s...

    Iran, Islam, Manmohan Singh 741  Words | 3  Pages

  • Analysis of the song "Courtesy of the Red, White, and Blue" also known as "The Angry American" by Toby Keith

    portrayed as a summation of the artist's patriotic values in a reaction to the event. Although in initial observation it may seem as though the song attempts to also inspire patriotism in its audience, it does quite the contrary, inspiring revenge against acts that hurt or threaten the USA, namely September 11th. Patriotism is defined as positive acts of nationalistic feeling: Keith suggests, however, that vengeance or at least violence defines nationalistic feeling. Before performing this piece...

    Al-Qaeda, Courtesy of the Red, White, & Blue, Nationalism 953  Words | 3  Pages

  • Emergence of Pakistan

    Emergence of Pakistan: The Indian Independence Act was passed by the British Parliament on July 18, 1947, giving rise to the Indian Union and Pakistan. It also saw the end of British raj in India from August 15, 1947. The Muslims of the sub-continent had finally achieved their goal to have an independent state after a long and relentless struggle under the single-minded guidance of the Quaid. Pakistan emerged on the map of the world in 1947. This came about beacuse of the Two-Nation Theory of which...

    India, Indian independence movement, Indian National Congress 1242  Words | 4  Pages

  • Life and Pakistan

    Pakistan displays some of Asia’s most magnificent landscapes as it stretches from the Arabian Sea, its southern border, to some of the world’s most spectacular mountain ranges in the north. Pakistan is also home to sites that date back to word’s earliest settlements rivaling those of ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia . When Pakistan emerged on the map of the world as a sovereign and independent state in August 1947, it was like a baby in ICU with hardly any prospect of survival, on account of its extremely...

    English-language films, Islamabad, Karachi 1121  Words | 3  Pages

  • What It Means to Be a Patriot

    is deserving of it. Most people would think giving it to the patriots of their country would be suitable, which sounds understandable. But what is a patriot? (3)(T) In order for someone to be worthy of honor he must do what it takes to have true patriotism in his country. (T)Different aspects can add up to the identity of America and the people in it. Widely shaped by it’s citizen’s uniqueness, ethnicity, and strive to stand up for what they believe in.(I) What makes up America are all the different...

    Altruism, Country, Do the Right Thing 1775  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Pakistan Ideology

    Pakistani ideology is based on the Islamic ideology, which is quite obvious given the real reasons for the partition of the now Pakistan and India. The real reason for the partition was that Muslims were being imposed to follow the Hindu religion and the British didn’t help the Muslims and let the Hindus impose thing on the Muslims. The reason for the creation of Pakistan was so that the Muslims could practice their religion without any hindrances. 3) Aims of a Separate Homeland: ...

    Hinduism, Islam, Muhammad 780  Words | 3  Pages

  • Electricity in Pakistan

    Electricity in Pakistan is generated, transmitted, distributed and retail supplied by two vertically integrated public sector utilities: Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) for all of Pakistan (except Karachi), and the Karachi Electric Supply Corporation (KESC) for the city of Karachi and its surrounding areas. There are around 20 independent power producers that contribute significantly in electricity generation in Pakistan.[1] For years, the matter of balancing Pakistan's supply against...

    Coal, Cogeneration, Combined cycle 1029  Words | 4  Pages

  • What It Means to Love One's Country

    1 My View on What It Means to Love One’s Country Patriotism, according to Merriam Webster, is defined as “devotion or love for one’s country.” I believe this definition does not capture the true essence of the meaning of patriotism. This definition would be outstanding if there were no other conditions factored in this complex equation, but it seems that patriotism is a double-edged sword. The word patriotism strikes a lot of mixed emotions in people all over the United States. Some...

    Americas, Flag of the United States, Jingoism 781  Words | 3  Pages

  • Inflection in Pakistan

    INFLECTION OF PAKISTAN INTRODUCTION : Assuming my definition does not define inflections found in one particular language, and instead be defined in general terms (associated within all languages affected), the word inflection in linguistics is an adjustment made to stem (in the form of a prefix, suffix, infix, etc.) to clarify: how many, to which gender an object belongs, when an event has taken place, in which tense the 3rd person (singular) has acted, mood, voice, and also in the comparative...

    Afghanistan, Asia, Grammatical number 1094  Words | 3  Pages

  • pakistan culture

    PAKISTAN- LANGUAGE, RELIGION, CULTURE, CUSTOMS AND ETIQUETTE Facts and Statistics Location: Southern Asia, bordering Afghanistan 2,430 km, China 523 km, India 2,912 km, Iran 909 km  Capital: Islamabad  Population: 159,196,336 (July 2004 est.)  Ethnic Make-up: Punjabi, Sindhi, Pashtun (Pathan), Baloch, Muhajir (immigrants from India at the time of partition and their descendants)  Religions:Muslim 97% (Sunni 77%, Shi'a 20%), Christian, Hindu, and other (inc. Sikh) 3%  Language...

    Etiquette, Family, Pakistan 1667  Words | 7  Pages

  • Education in Pakistan

    and peace. Education is considered as the cheapest defense of a nation. But the worst condition of education in Pakistan reflects the fact that it is unable to defend its own sector. Though 62 years have passed and 23 policies and action plans have been introduced yet the educational sector is waiting for an effective educational reforms. With respect to Human Development Index, Pakistan has been placed by UNDP at 136th position, lower than some of its regional neighbors like Sri Lanka, Maldives,...

    Education, Functional illiteracy, Higher education 1694  Words | 5  Pages

  • Agriculture of Pakistan

    country's population, employs half the labor force , and contributes a large share of foreign exchange earnings. The main agricultural products are cotton, wheat, rice, sugarcane, fruits, and vegetables, in addition to milk, beef, mutton, and eggs. Pakistan depends on one of the world's largest irrigation systems to support production. There are 2 principal seasons. Cotton, rice, and sugarcane are produced during the kharif season, which lasts from May to November. Wheat is the major rabi crop, which...

    Agriculture, Cotton, Irrigation 1160  Words | 4  Pages

  • pacifism

    equivalent to do well. However, with the pretty picture that James paints with war, it is hard not to find any positive elements. He uses patriotism as one of the reasons why we should partake in war, and I concur. Only in times of war or times of crisis do people see the patriotism that really makes a country proud. With that said, I do not believe that this patriotism is worth waging war for. It certainly is a positive side effect, but is not something we should actively seek out by means of fighting...

    American Civil War, Civil war, Pacifism 1134  Words | 3  Pages

  • Train to Pakistan

    Honors India February 15, 2013 Book Review: Train to Pakistan Khushwant Singh opens his novel Train to Pakistan in a seemingly peaceful village on the countryside of Punjabi. Although the small village is fictional, it is important to note the historical significance this village, its people, and the time period represent in the novel. Revered as a one of the finest and best-known renditions of the Indian tragedy of partition, Train to Pakistan embodies more than a fictitious community. The following...

    British Raj, India, Khushwant Singh 2058  Words | 5  Pages

  • True Patriotism

    Patriotism is defined as a devoted love, support and defense of one’s country; national loyalty. Although, this definition is a good way to define patriotism, it is not the only way to define true patriotism. Patriotism can be defined differently to people. It is something that we as Americans have to feel within. Sometimes we as people have to actually experience things first hand rather than someone tells a person about their own precipitance of something. Different people having different stances...

    Nationalism, Patriotism 579  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Radio Pakistan

    The Radio Pakistan Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) As observed in the case of television, the state maintained a position of monopoly in the radio sector until the2002 liberalisation of the media and PEMRA’s emergence as a broadcasting licences-awarding authority. Sincethen, there has been a steady growth in FM radio stations across the country. According to figures from 2009, there are presently 40 FM radio stations operating in Pakistan. After an initial surge in new radio stations,...

    BBC, BBC World Service, Broadcasting 1453  Words | 4  Pages

  • Democracy in Pakistan

    Democracy in Pakistan Posted on January 24, 2012 by admin786| Leave a comment Anwar Syed We hear almost every day some commentators saying that democracy in Pakistan is in danger of being overthrown by hostile forces, and further that the democracy we do have is not the genuine article. These observations will bear scrutiny. It is not clear who the foes of democracy are and what they expect to gain from its demise. One explanation may be that the army chief and the DG ISI, who have traditionally...

    Coalition government, Communist state, Democracy 1136  Words | 3  Pages

  • Pakistan Wetland Program

    THE PAKISTAN WETLANDS PROGRAMME The Ministry of Environment's Pakistan Wetlands Programme Duration July 2005- June 2012 Status Ongoing Budget USD 3.6 million Project delivery USD 2.7 million Project delivery (2010) USD 0.51 million Location Countrywide Donor Contribution Royal Netherlands Embassy (RNE): USD 4,034,000 Global Environment Facility (GEF): USD 2,253, 000 Federal Government: Ministry of Environment Other: World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF-P) Background: ...

    Biodiversity, India, Indus River 915  Words | 4  Pages

  • Partition of India and Pakistan

    THE PARTITION OF INDIA, 1947 On the 14 August 1947, the new Islamic Republic of Pakistan was formed. At midnight the next day India won its freedom from colonial rule, ending nearly 350 years of British presence in India. The British left India divided in two. The two countries were founded on the basis of religion, with Pakistan as an Islamic state and India as a secular one. The partition split the Indian subcontinent in 2 well 3 really counting what is now Bangladesh on religious lines...

    Bangladesh, Bengal, British Raj 1185  Words | 4  Pages

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