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    Topic: Recent disturbances in Karachi Date: 28-10-2013 Recent disturbances in Karachi Introduction: Karachi is the largest and the most popular city of Pakistan and it has the only (in a working condition) seaport and financial centre‚ as well as the capital of Sindh province. It has an estimated population of 23.5 million people as of 2011‚ and a density of 6‚000 people per square kilometre (15‚500 per square mile). Karachi is the third largest city in the world by population in a

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    The Economic Genocide of Karachi Majyd Aziz Peaceful environment is vital for economic growth and national prosperity. Citizens need an assurance of quality of life and this is possible thru income generation‚ social and physical infrastructure‚ security and safety‚ and political stability in their locality. At the same time‚ foreign and domestic investors‚ business and industrial community‚ and banking and stock exchange clients and customers want solid surety that their investment would

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    settled in Karachi. The local Sindhis were not very literate but laborers‚ workers etc but when the Urdu speaking migrated‚ most of them were highly educated‚ thus the white collar jobs were given to them. This gave rise to a major conflict between the local Sindhis and the Muhajirs. Mujajirs were looked upon with hatred because the local people thought they’ve snatched their rights. There was a tussle between the two groups. Karachi was becoming the battleground of ethnicity. Karachi is the biggest

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    Wajahat Ali Khan FAST NUCES wajahatkhan95@gmail.com PROBLEMS OF LIVING IN KARACHI CITY Karachi being the heart of the country and the financial hub of Pakistan generating more than 70 percent of revenue for the state is the largest city of Pakistan. It‚ along with its citizens face a number of problems as all the big cities of the world do and so do their citizens. In one of the most developed city of Pakistan containing a whole lot of industries the life of a common man is very

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    itation sector Water and Sanitation Sector in Karachi Establishing the context and structuring the framework for institutional reforms Author: Farhan Anwar Shehri-Citizens of a Better Environment Pakistan‚ Member of OECD Watch Email: fanwar@onkhura.com Abstract The water and sanitation sector in Karachi (the largest city in Pakistan with an estimated population of about 16 million) is faced with a crisis of governance. The Karachi Water & Sewerage Board – a monopoly public water utility is similarly

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    -1- THE KARACHI ELECTRIC SUPPLY COMPANY LIMITED INTRODUCTION History Karachi Electric Supply Company Limited (KESC)‚ (formerly Karachi Electric Supply Corporation) is one of the city’s largest employers: around 17‚000 people currently work for the company. It is also one of the oldest companies in Karachi and was established in the city even before the creation of Pakistan in 1947. Incorporated in September 13‚ 1913‚ under the Indian Companies Act of 1882‚ the company was nationalized in 1952

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    INTRODUCTION TO KARACHI STOCK EXCHANGE Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) is the largest and most liquid stock exchange in Pakistan. It was established on September 18‚ 1947 and was incorporated on March 10‚ 1949. It is the premiere stock exchange of the country. Only five companies were at first listed with a total paid-up capital of 37 million rupees. The first index introduced in KSE was based on fifty companies and was called KSE 50 index. Trading used to be carried out on open out-cry system.

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    The Karachi Stock Exchange or KSE is a stock exchange located in Karachi‚ Sindh‚ Pakistan. Founded in 1947‚ it is Pakistan’s largest and oldest stock exchange‚ with many Pakistani as well as overseas listings. Its current premises are situated on Stock Exchange Road‚ in the heart of Karachi’s Business District. The KSE is the biggest and most liquid exchange in Pakistan and in 2002 it was declared as the "Best Performing Stock Market of the World" by "Business Week". As of December 20‚ 2007‚ 671

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    Colony of Kornagi Area Karachi Riaz. H. Soomro (Corresponding Author) Assistant Professor Hamdard Institute of Management Sciences and PhD Research Scholar in Hamdard Institute of Education and Social Sciences Hamdard University Karachi‚ Pakistan. Dr. Fozia Riaz MBA Graduate Institute of Health Management Dow University of Health Sciences Karachi‚ Pakistan Shahid Naved Assistant Professor Hamdard Institute of Management Sciences Hamdard University Karachi‚ Pakistan. Dr. Fida Hussain

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    14020111 Divided Cities Final Project 18th May 2013 Katrak Parsi Colony Karachi; a consensual home for most of the Parsi community in the city or a consequence of national forces at work? Tucked away between possibly the two busiest areas of the city‚ exuding an air of calm and old worldly charm and acting as an almost magical buffer against the blaring horns and thick smog of the city is the Katrak Parsi colony‚ Karachi. With its immaculate streets‚ greenery and stone buildings telling hushed

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    ← Bin Laden’s 9/11 decade planted seeds of uncertainty Is Pakistan ungovernable? → Karachi: Political Solution or Compromise Hamid Waheed Rajput‚ Faisalabad Most of the politicians‚ media and intellectuals suggest political solution to the problems in Karachi but their blanket suggestions do not specify who will do it and how? We must understand that for whatever reason Pakistan’s present politics does not fit anywhere near the definition of politics “government of the people‚ for the people

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    corners of the streets‚ the gratings of the windows‚ the banisters of the steps…’ (Calvino‚ 1974: 10-11) Like the city of Zaira‚ Karachi contains its past between layers of memories‚ each having a narrative of its own replete with personal history and anecdotes that help us understand the city for what it was and how it has changed over the years. In his essay on Karachi‚ In the Eye of the Storm‚ the author introduces us to the Saddar of his youth. His essay reveals a fascinating journey through

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    Nilat Karachi 2. LLB (2001) Sindh Muslim Law College Karachi 3. Intermediate (Arts) Govt. Haji Abdul Haroon College‚ Layari Karachi 4. Matriculation Govt .N.J.V High School. Karachi Working Experience House Building Finance Corporation (HBFC) Head Office Karachi. * X-Administrator Provident fund of HBFC

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    The miserable citizens of Karachi find no place to go and no means to resort to for seeking some respite from the continuous lawlessness amid violence‚ arsons and targeted killings that have turned the ‘City of Lights’ into ‘City of Crimes.’  The mindless bloodletting of targeted killings is going on unabated despite the concerned authorities repeated claims and pledged to root out the menace. An average seven to none people are being killed daily in the city during the last two months. The unabated

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    Privatisation plans     Saturday‚ September 14‚ 2013  From Print Edition      4  1  0  3    The national carrier‚ PIA‚ will be privatised – reflecting the fact that‚ over the years‚ governments failed to control its decline. It has been losing Rs3.3 billion a month and the government’s hope is that the losses will be stemmed by handing over 26 percent of the shares and management control to a private entity. To make this a viable option‚ Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed the PIA

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    stand by it as one man. Honorable president respected teachers and my dear fellows. Today I have got an ability to share my views about the great leader Quaid-e-azam Quaid-e-Azam‚ Muhammad Ali Jinnah was born on 25th December 1876 at Vazeer Mansion Karachi‚ was the first of seven children of Jinnah bhai‚ a prosperous merchant. After being taught at home‚ Jinnah was sent to the Sindh Madrasah High School in 1887. Later he attended the Mission High School‚ where‚ at the age of 16‚ he passed the matriculation

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    for Improvement Project Motivation: Karachi Electric Supply Company is the sole electric power supplier in Karachi city. Though it enjoys the monopoly in the town‚ but for past 10 years‚ it has been facing serious issues in generating and distributing the demanded power supplies to the City. The motivation as business students to pursue the project for the improvement in current KESC conditions is driven from the fact that prevailing problems at Karachi Electric Supply Company is badly affecting

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    Zohair Abbasi Education and Achievements 2008-Present University College London BSc. Mathematics with Economics. 2000-2008 Karachi Grammar School A-Levels: Mathematics (A)‚ Physics (A)‚ Chemistry (A)‚ Biology (A)‚ General AS (A) O-Levels: 9 As including Mathematics‚ Additional Mathematics and Physics. • One of the few people to receive the Breton Medal for excellence in Mathematics. • Served as a Prefect in my final year at college • Served as

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    Hardly anyone can be credited with creating a nation-state. Muhammad Ali Jinnah did all three.” (Stanley Wolpert) Quad-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah is the founder of Pakistan. He was born in Karachi on 25 December 1876. His father was a merchant. He received early education at Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam in Karachi. After that‚ he passed the matriculation at the age of 16 from Bombay. He moved to England after marriage‚ at the age of 17. In 1896 he returned to India as barrister when his

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    greatdifficulties.(Pakistan studies by prof. m ikram rabbani‚ third edition ‚pg#202) Choice Of Capital and Establish Of Government: The first problem that Pakistan had to face was to choose a capital to form aGovernment and to establish a secretariat‚Karachi was chosen as the capital of Pakistan.Quaid-e-Azam took the office of the Governor General ‚Liaqat Ali Khanwas appointed as Prime Minister and a Cabinet of experienced persons wasselected.Arrangements were to be made to bring the

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