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Aedes aegypti, the yellow fever mosquito, is a mosquito that can spread dengue fever, chikungunya, Zika fever, Mayaro and yellow fever viruses, and other disease agents.
The Sadaat Amroha (سادات امروہہ) or Amrohi Syed امروہی سید) are a community of Sayyids, historically settled in the town of Amroha, in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Many members of the community migrated to Pakistan after independence and settled in Karachi, Sindh.
An aquifer is an underground layer of water-bearing permeable rock, rock fractures or unconsolidated materials (gravel, sand, or silt).
The Baloch or Baluch (Balochi) are a people who live mainly in the Balochistan region of the southeastern-most edge of the Iranian plateau in Pakistan, Iran, and Afghanistan, as well as in the Arabian Peninsula.
The Brahui (Brahui: براہوئی) or Brahvi people are an ethnic group of about 2.2 million people with the vast majority found in Baluchistan, Pakistan.
Cantonments in Pakistan (پاکستان کی چھاؤنیاں) are permanent military stations, which are administered by Cantonment Boards under the control of the Military Lands & Cantonments Department (ML&C), Ministry of Defence, Government of Pakistan.
Chikungunya is an infection caused by the chikungunya virus (CHIKV).
A Christian is a person who follows or adheres to Christianity, an Abrahamic, monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
Environmental degradation is the deterioration of the environment through depletion of resources such as air, water and soil; the destruction of ecosystems; habitat destruction; the extinction of wildlife; and pollution.
Gadap Town (گڏاپ ٽائون, گڈاپ ٹاؤن) is a town in the northwestern part of Karachi with the Hub River on its western limits also forming the provincial border between Sindh and Balochistan, while to the north and east are Jamshoro District and the Kirthar Mountains.
Gharibabad (غریب آباد) is one of the neighbourhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Ghausia Colony (غوثیہ کالونی) is one of the neighborhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Dawood Goth (داود گو ٹ) is one of the neighbourhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
The Government of Karachi is the administrative body for the city of Karachi, Pakistan.
Hussainabad (''' حسين آباد '''.) is one of the neighbourhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Ismāʿīlism (الإسماعيلية al-Ismāʿīliyya; اسماعیلیان; اسماعيلي; Esmāʿīliyān) is a branch of Shia Islam.
Jafar-E-Tayyar or Jafar-E-Tayyar Cooperative Housing Society (جعفر طیار) (J.T.C.H.S.) is one of the neighbourhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Jinnah International Airport (جناح بین الاقوامی ہوائی اڈا; جناح بين الاقوامي هوائي اڏي) is Pakistan's busiest international and domestic airport, and handled 6,860,095 passengers in 2016-2017.
Kala Board (کالا بورڈ) is one of the neighbourhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Kalmati is a Baloch clan settled in the Balochistan and Sindh provinces of Pakistan.
Karachi (کراچی; ALA-LC:,; ڪراچي) is the capital of the Pakistani province of Sindh.
The Kashmiris (کٲشُر لُکھ / कॉशुर लुख) are an ethnic group native to the Kashmir Valley, in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, who speak Kashmiri, an Indo-Aryan Dardic language.
Khokhrapar (کھوکھراپار) is located inside Malir Town Karachi, Sindh, origin of the name "Khokhra par" goes back to the days when Mohajirs (immigrants) from partition time came to this place, most of them crossed the border of India to newly founded country of Pakistan from Khokhra Par, Sindh and found this area significantly resembling with original Khokhra Par because its dry and desert like surroundings were quite similar in nature to what they earlier came across during their exodus, therefore they ended up naming it the same, latter it was attempted to officially renamed as "Azam Colony" in honor of then Governor of West Pakistan Lieutenant General Muhammad Azam Khan (1908–1994) by the Government but the earlier name "Khokhra Par" remained more prominent and popular.
Khoso Goth also Khoso Village (کھوسو گھوٹھہ یا کھوسو ولیج) is a suburb of Shah Faisal Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Landhi Town (لانڍي ٽائونلانڈھی ٹاؤن) is a large industrial town in the eastern part of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Malir Development Authority was established to oversee the development of Malir in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Malir River (ملير ندی.) is located in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Malir Town (ملیر ٽائون ملیر ٹاؤن) is one of the 18 towns of Karachi City, located in the eastern part of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
The term Memon refers to a Muslim commercial community from the western part of South Asia, including Memons historically associated with Kathiawar.
Millat Town is a residential suburb located in Faisalabad, Pakistan.
Model Colony is one of the neighbourhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
The Muhajir people (also spelled Mahajir and Mohajir) (مهاجر) are Muslim immigrants, of multi-ethnic origin, and their descendants, who migrated from various regions of India after the independence of Pakistan.
A municipality is usually a single urban or administrative division having corporate status and powers of self-government or jurisdiction as granted by national and state laws to which it is subordinate.
The Musta‘lī (مستعلي) are a sect of Isma'ilism named for their acceptance of al-Musta'li as the legitimate nineteenth Fatimid caliph and legitimate successor to his father, al-Mustansir Billah.
Nafeesabad (نفیس آباد.) is one of the neighborhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Nishtar Square is the biggest area of Malir Town, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Pakistan (پاکِستان), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (اِسلامی جمہوریہ پاکِستان), is a country in South Asia.
The Pakistan Movement or Tehrik-e-Pakistan (تحریک پاکستان –) was a religious political movement in the 1940s that aimed for and succeeded in the creation of Pakistan from the Muslim-majority areas of the British Indian Empire.
The Pashtuns (or; پښتانه Pax̌tānə; singular masculine: پښتون Pax̌tūn, feminine: پښتنه Pax̌tana; also Pukhtuns), historically known as ethnic Afghans (افغان, Afğān) and Pathans (Hindustani: پٹھان, पठान, Paṭhān), are an Iranic ethnic group who mainly live in Pakistan and Afghanistan.
The Punjabis (Punjabi:, ਪੰਜਾਬੀ), or Punjabi people, are an ethnic group associated with the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent, who speak Punjabi, a language from the Indo-Aryan language family.
The Saraikis (سرائیکی قوم), also known as Multanis, are an ethnolinguistic group in central and southeastern Pakistan, primarily southern Punjab.
Saudabad (سعود آباد) is one of the neighbourhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Shah Faisal Town (شاہ فیصل ٽائونشاہ فیصل ٹاؤن) is a small, densely populated town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Sindh (سنڌ; سِندھ) is one of the four provinces of Pakistan, in the southeast of the country.
Sindh Baloch Cooperative Housing Society (SBCHS; سندھ بلوچ باهمی رہائشی انجمن) also known as Sindh Baloch Society is an affluent gated society located in Block 12 of Gulistan-e-Johar which is a major neighborhood & residential area of Faisal Cantonment in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Sindhis (سنڌي (Perso-Arabic), सिन्धी (Devanagari), (Khudabadi)) are an Indo-Aryan ethno-linguistic group who speak the Sindhi language and are native to the Sindh province of Pakistan, which was previously a part of pre-partition British India.
A suburb is a mixed-use or residential area, existing either as part of a city or urban area or as a separate residential community within commuting distance of a city.
Sufism, or Taṣawwuf (personal noun: ṣūfiyy / ṣūfī, mutaṣawwuf), variously defined as "Islamic mysticism",Martin Lings, What is Sufism? (Lahore: Suhail Academy, 2005; first imp. 1983, second imp. 1999), p.15 "the inward dimension of Islam" or "the phenomenon of mysticism within Islam",Massington, L., Radtke, B., Chittick, W. C., Jong, F. de, Lewisohn, L., Zarcone, Th., Ernst, C, Aubin, Françoise and J.O. Hunwick, “Taṣawwuf”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, edited by: P. Bearman, Th.
Taiser Town or Taiser Town Scheme-45 (تیسر ٹاؤن) is one of the neighborhoods of Malir Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Thado Nalo is a stream that passes through the city of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan from northeast to the south and drains into the Malir River which empties into Arabian Sea.
Urban sprawl or suburban sprawl describes the expansion of human populations away from central urban areas into low-density, monofunctional and usually car-dependent communities, in a process called suburbanization.
The World Health Organization (WHO; French: Organisation mondiale de la santé) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health.