• Waseem
    while ML decided to appoint Jinnah as the first Governor General of Pakistan in July. Transfer of Power: 1st meeting of the Constituent Assembly was held on August 11, 1947 and the ceremonies on August 14. Radio announcement was made at midnight 14-15 Aug. Oath taking ceremony for GG (Governor...
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  • Two Mediums
    . The English Language in Pakistan. OUP. 1993. p.14. 34 Robert J. Baumgardner. P. 19. 203 35 Kamal K. Sridhar. “Social Multilingualism” Sociolinguistic and Language Teaching. Ed. 1996: 49. S. Mckay and N. Hornberger Melborne, Cambridge University Press. 36 Robert J. Baumgardner. The English Language...
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  • Leadership Quality- Bongobondhu Shekh Mujibor Rahman
    period, Mujib worked actively for the separation of the Muslim state of Pakistan and in 1946 he was elected general secretary of the Islamia College Students Union. After obtaining his degree in 1947, Mujib was one of the Muslim politicians working under Suhrawardy during the communal violence that...
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  • jinnah
    JINNAH-THE FOUNDING FATHER INTRODUCTION 1. Muhammad Ali Jinnah, born Mohamed Ali Jinnah bhai; 25 December 1876 – 11 September 1948) was a lawyer, politician, and the founder of Pakistan. Jinnah served as leader of the All-India Muslim League from 1913 until Pakistan's independence on 14 August...
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  • Code Switching
    the term given to the use of different varieties of language in different social situations. 1. Code Switching in language Variations All languages spoken in Pakistan including Urdu are regarded ‘cognate’ languages for the purpose of comparison with English. An average educated Pakistani...
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  • Famous Musicians
    . 1946 brought Anmol Ghadi in which he paired with Noorjehan and Shahjehan in which he paired with K L Saigal and both films and their music became super hit. on August 14, 1947, Pakistan was created and on August 15, 1947, India got independence. Communal riots broke up in entire country and...
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  • Essay
    / 9 August 1947  (b) 19 August 1947 (c) 29 August 1947  (d) None ofthese (13) Ch. Rahmat Ali, the architec\.ofthe name ofthe Pakistan, died on: (a) Feb. 2, 1951  (b) Feb. 12,1951 (c) Feb. 22,1951  (d) None of these (14) Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan, while...
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  • The Free Radio Salman Rushdie
    , Carine. ―From Literature of Exile to Migrant Literature.‖ Modern Language Studies 32.2 (2002): 15-33. JSTOR. Web. 1 Feb. 2011. McCurry, Steve. INDIA-10237NF3. 1994. Steve McCurry Archive. Web. 20 Jan. 2011. Nehru, Jawaharlal. ―Speech on the Granting of Indian Independence, August 14, 1947.‖ Modern...
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  • Notes
    same tinge. Jinnah too has two opinions about his personality in Pakistan. Some think| |him to be a liberal who wanted Pakistan to be a secular state and often refer to his August 11, 1947 speech to the Constituent | |Assembly to support their conjecture...
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  • The Theme of Necter in the Seive
    aspects. The work aroused a great deal of controversy in India because of its unflattering portrait of Indira Gandhi and her son Sanjay, who was involved in a controversial sterilization campaign. Midnight's Children took its title from Nehru's speech delivered at the stroke of midnight, 14 August 1947...
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  • Helping to Know the Basis of Journalism
    `s Gazette c) Calcutta Courier d) Voice of Bengal 2) The first printed Urdu paper in the Sub-continent was: a) Delhi urdu Akhbar b) Sadiq-ul-Akhbar c) Jam-e-jahan Numa d) Koh-I-Noor 3) The Pakistan Times was founded by: a) quaid-e-Azam Mohd Ali Jannah b) Liaqat Ali khan c...
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  • Ethno-Religious Disintegration in the
    Islam together. Post-British Social System 19. In August 1947 both India and Pakistan got independence from the British administration. The basic consideration of the separation was religion. Pakistan became an Islamic country. Though India was declared as a secular country, but from the very...
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  • Essay
    Pakistan Times, London; October 14, 1947. Print to PDF without this message by purchasing novaPDF (http://www.novapdf.com/) Quaid’s Vision of a Progressive Pakistan 177 ‘every Mussalman to make his or her fullest and best contribution and make the greatest sacrifice and work ceaselessly...
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  • The Liberation War of Bangladesh in 1971 and the War Damages
    expected a large conflict; what they failed to anticipate was a cataclysm Introduction In August 1947, the Partition of British India gave birth to two new states; a secular state named India and an Islamic state named Pakistan. Pakistan comprised two geographically and...
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  • Pakistan Notes
    -Azam on 15th August, 1947 said My thoughts are those valiant fighters in our cause who readily sacrificed all they had, including their lives to make Pakistan possible. Initial Difficulties of Pakistan From its very inception, Pakistan faced a large number of problems. Some of the initial...
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  • India and Pakistan Independence
    Jinnah. Pakistan received independence from Britain and India on August 14, 1947. One of the greatest men in the history of India is unarguably Mahatma Gandhi. The way he gave shape and character to India's freedom struggle is worthy of a standing ovation. He sacrificed his own life for the sake of...
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  • Wasif
    as Federal Legislature or Parliament until the new Constitution came into effect. This Assembly met on 19th August, 1947, to take up the Constitution making. The newly born State of Pakistan had to face a setback when its founder the Quaid-e-Azam expired on 11th September, 1948. The most important...
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  • Bnbj
    Heritage.The British Empire, however, ceased to exist in this part of the world after 14 August 1947. Lecture II Culture of Pakistan and Characteristics of Pakistani Culture The society and culture of Pakistan (Urdu: ثقافت پاکستان) comprises numerous diverse cultures and ethnic groups: the Punjabis...
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  • Linguistics in Pakistan
    lives of students. The Prescriptivist Tradition in Urdu Thus it is not surprising to find that the first concern of the people who wrote about the languages now used in Pakistan was about norms of ‘correctness’. Most of these people 2 were poets of Urdu who wrote in India much before Pakistan...
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  • Language Learning
    since 1947 to forge uniformity and harmony for a collective conscience of the nation. The Quaid-i-Azam in his March 21, 1948, speech at Dacca, said: “But let me make it very clear to you that the state language of Pakistan is going to be Urdu and no other language. Anyone who tries to mislead you is...
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