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Rawalpindi District

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Rawalpindi District (Punjabi and ضِلع راولپِنڈى), is a district located in the northernmost part of the Punjab province of Pakistan. [1]

76 relations: Abdul Aziz Mirza, Administrative units of Pakistan, Amir Khan (boxer), Arrian, Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, Attock District, Azhar Mahmood, Babur, Bilquis Sheikh, British Raj, Brookings Institution, Chaklala, Rawalpindi, Dada Amir Haider Khan, Demetrius, Dhund Abbasis, Districts of Pakistan, English language, First language, Gakhars, Ghulam Sarwar Khan, Gujar Khan, Gujar Khan Tehsil, Indus River, Inter-Services Intelligence, Islamabad Capital Territory, Islamabad-Rawalpindi metropolitan area, Jhelum, Kahuta, Kahuta Tehsil, Kallar Syedan, Kallar Syedan Tehsil, Kotli Sattian Tehsil, Mahmud of Ghazni, Mohammad Akram (cricketer, born 1974), Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Wasim, Muhammad Hussain Janjua, Muhammad Mahfuz, Muhammad Shabbir Awan, Murree, Murree Tehsil, Naga people, Najaf Shah, Nisar Ali Khan, Nishan-e-Haider, North Western State Railway, Pahari-Pothwari, Pakistan, Pashto, Punjab Province (British India), ..., Punjab, Pakistan, Punjabi language, Raja Muhammad Sarwar, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, Rawalpindi, Rawalpindi Cantonment, Rawalpindi Muncipal Corporation, Rawalpindi Tehsil, Rohail Hyatt, Sawar Khan, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad, Shoaib Akhtar, Sohail Tanvir, Swaran Lata (actress), Takshaka, Tara Singh (activist), Taxila city, Taxila Tehsil, Tehsil, Tikka Khan, Time in Pakistan, Umar Amin, Urdu, Yasir Arafat (cricketer, born 1982), Zaheer-ul-Islam. Expand index (26 more) »

Abdul Aziz Mirza

Abdul Aziz Mirza (Urdu: عبدالعزيز مرزا; b. 1943),, is a Pakistani retired four-star rank admiral, diplomat, and a businessman who served as the Chief of Naval Staff from 1999 until retiring in 2002, amid taking over the command of the Navy after the revolt and resignation Admiral Fasih Bokhari over the appointment of Chairman joint chiefs. After retiring from the Navy, he briefly tenured as the Pakistan Ambassador to Saudi Arabia from 2001–2005 and later becoming the CEO of The Centaurus in Islamabad. During his military service in the Navy, Admiral Mirza is given credit for commissioning the country's first ingeniously and locally built long-range submarine, the Agosta 90B submarine in 1999.

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Administrative units of Pakistan

The administrative units of Pakistan (انتظامی اکائیاں) consist of five provinces (Balochistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab and Sindh), one autonomous territory (Azad Jammu and Kashmir) and one federal territory (Islamabad Capital Territory).

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Amir Khan (boxer)

Amir Iqbal Khan (عامر اقبال خان; born 8 December 1986) is a British professional boxer.

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Arrian

Arrian of Nicomedia (Greek: Ἀρριανός Arrianos; Lucius Flavius Arrianus) was a Greek historian, public servant, military commander and philosopher of the Roman period.

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Ashfaq Parvez Kayani

General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani (اشفاق پرویز کیانی; born 20 April 1952),, is a retired four-star rank army general in the Pakistan Army who served as the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), being appointed on 29 November 2007 until 29 November 2013.

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Attock District

Attock District (ضِلع اٹک) is a district in Pothohar Plateau of the Punjab Province of Pakistan.

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Azhar Mahmood

Azhar Mahmood Sagar (اظہر محمود ساگر; born 28 February 1975) is a former Pakistani cricketer, who played Tests and ODIs.

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Babur

Babur (بابر|lit.

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Bilquis Sheikh

Begum Bilquis Sheikh (12 December 1912 – 9 April 1997) was a Pakistani author and Christian missionary.

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British Raj

The British Raj (from rāj, literally, "rule" in Hindustani) was the rule by the British Crown in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.

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Brookings Institution

The Brookings Institution is a century-old American research group on Think Tank Row in Washington, D.C. It conducts research and education in the social sciences, primarily in economics, metropolitan policy, governance, foreign policy, and global economy and development.

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Chaklala, Rawalpindi

Chaklala is a major suburban town of Rawalpindi in the Punjab province of Pakistan.

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Dada Amir Haider Khan

Dada Amir Haider Khan (1900-1989) was a communist activist of Pakistan, and revolutionary during the Indian independence movement.

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Demetrius

Demetrius is the Latinized form of the Ancient Greek male given name Dēmḗtrios (Δημήτριος), meaning "devoted to Demeter." Alternate forms include Demetrios, Dimitrios, Dimitris, Dmytro, Dimitri, Demitri, Dhimitër, and Dimitrije, in addition to other forms (such as Russian Dmitri) descended from it.

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Dhund Abbasis

The Dhund Abbasi (Urdu/ڈهونڈ عباسی) are a tribe found in northern Punjab in Pakistan.

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Districts of Pakistan

The Districts of Pakistan (اِضلاعِ پاكِستان), are the third-order administrative divisions of Pakistan, below provinces and divisions, but form the first-tier of local government.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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First language

A first language, native language or mother/father/parent tongue (also known as arterial language or L1) is a language that a person has been exposed to from birth or within the critical period.

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Gakhars

The Gakhars (also Gakkhar or Ghakhar or Ghakkar) are a clan found predominantly in Pakistan.

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Ghulam Sarwar Khan

Ghulam Sarwar Khan (born 13 October 1955) is a Pakistani politician who had been a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan, from 2002 to 2007 and again from June 2013 to May 2018.

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Gujar Khan

Gujar Khan (Punjabi/گوجر خان) is a city in Rawalpindi District, Punjab, Pakistan.

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Gujar Khan Tehsil

Gujar Khan Tehsil, headquartered at Gujar Khan, is one of the seven Tehsils (sub-divisions) of Rawalpindi District in the Punjab province of Pakistan.

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Indus River

The Indus River (also called the Sindhū) is one of the longest rivers in Asia.

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Inter-Services Intelligence

The Inter-Services Intelligence (بین الخدماتی مخابرات, abbreviated as ISI) is the premier intelligence agency of Pakistan, operationally responsible for gathering, processing, and analyzing national security information from around the world.

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Islamabad Capital Territory

Islamabad Capital Territory (وفاقی دارالحکومت, or ICT) is the one and only federal territory of Pakistan.

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Islamabad-Rawalpindi metropolitan area

The Islamabad-Rawalpindi metropolitan area is Pakistan's third most populous metropolitan area.

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Jhelum

Jhelum (جِہلم) is a city on the right bank of the Jhelum River, in the district of the same name in the north of Punjab province, Pakistan.

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Kahuta

Kahuta (Urdu: کہوٹہ) is a census-designated city and tehsil in the Rawalpindi District of Punjab Province, Pakistan.

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Kahuta Tehsil

Kahuta Tehsil (تحصیل کہوٹہ) is one of the eight tehsils (subdivisions) of Rawalpindi District in the Punjab province of Pakistan.

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Kallar Syedan

Kallar Syedan (Punjabi/کلر سیداں) is a city in Punjab, Pakistan and the headquarters of the Kallar Syedan Tehsil.

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Kallar Syedan Tehsil

Kallar Syedan tehsil is a tehsil in the Rawalpindi District, Punjab, Pakistan.

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Kotli Sattian Tehsil

Kotli Sattian is a tehsil (subdivision) of Rawalpindi District in the Punjab province of Pakistan.

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Mahmud of Ghazni

Yamīn-ud-Dawla Abul-Qāṣim Maḥmūd ibn Sebüktegīn (یمین‌الدوله ابوالقاسم محمود بن سبکتگین), more commonly known as Mahmud of Ghazni (محمود غزنوی; November 971 – 30 April 1030), also known as Mahmūd-i Zābulī (محمود زابلی), was the most prominent ruler of the Ghaznavid Empire.

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Mohammad Akram (cricketer, born 1974)

Mohammad Akram (Urdu: محمد اکرم) (born 10 September 1974) is a former Pakistani cricketer (now holding British citizenship) who bowled right arm fast-medium.

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Mohammad Amir

Mohammad Amir (محمد عامر, born 13 April 1992) is a Pakistani international cricketer.

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Mohammad Wasim

Mohammad Wasim (محمد وسیم; born August 8, 1977, in Rawalpindi, Punjab) is a former Pakistani cricketer.

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Muhammad Hussain Janjua

Sowar Muhammad Hussain was a soldier on the Pakistan Army and the first soldier to be awarded Nishan-e-Haider.

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Muhammad Mahfuz

Lance Naik Muhammad Mahfuz (born 25 October 1944) was a Pakistani soldier, who was awarded the Nishan-i-Haider, the highest military award of Pakistan, he was killed during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971.

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Muhammad Shabbir Awan

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Murree

Murree (Punjabi, مری, marī, meaning "apex") is a mountain resort town, located in the Galyat region of the Pir Panjal Range, within the Rawalpindi District of Punjab, Pakistan.

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Murree Tehsil

Murree Tehsil (تحصیل مری) is one of the seven Tehsils (i.e. sub-divisions) of Rawalpindi District in the Punjab province of Pakistan.

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Naga people

The Naga people are an ethnic group conglomerating of several tribes native to the North Eastern part of India and north-western Myanmar (Burma).

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Najaf Shah

Syed Najaf Hussain Shah (born 17 December 1984 in Gujar Khan, Rawalpindi) is an international cricketer from Pakistan who now plays for Rawalpindi region and Pakistan International Airlines and various international franchise leagues.

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Nisar Ali Khan

Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan (چوہدری نثار علی خان; born 31 July 1954) is a Pakistani politician who recently served as the Interior Minister from 2013 to 2017.

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Nishan-e-Haider

Nishan-e-Haider (نشان حیدر) (abbreviated as "NH") is Pakistan's highest military gallantry award.

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North Western State Railway

The North Western State Railway was formed in January 1886 from the merger of the Scinde, Punjab & Delhi Railway, the Indus Valley State Railway, the Punjab Northern State Railway, the eastern section of the Sind–Sagar Railway and the southern section of the Sind–Pishin State Railway and the Kandahar State Railway.

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Pahari-Pothwari

The Indo-Aryan language spoken on the Pothohar Plateau in northern Punjab, in most of the Pakistani polity of Azad Kashmir, and in western areas of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir is known by a variety of names, the most common of which are Pahari and Pothwari (or Pothohari).

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Pakistan

Pakistan (پاکِستان), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (اِسلامی جمہوریہ پاکِستان), is a country in South Asia.

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Pashto

Pashto (پښتو Pax̌tō), sometimes spelled Pukhto, is the language of the Pashtuns.

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Punjab Province (British India)

Punjab, also spelled Panjab, was a province of British India.

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Punjab, Pakistan

Punjab (Urdu, Punjabi:, panj-āb, "five waters") is Pakistan's second largest province by area, after Balochistan, and its most populous province, with an estimated population of 110,012,442 as of 2017.

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Punjabi language

Punjabi (Gurmukhi: ਪੰਜਾਬੀ; Shahmukhi: پنجابی) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by over 100 million native speakers worldwide, ranking as the 10th most widely spoken language (2015) in the world.

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Raja Muhammad Sarwar

Raja Muhammad Sarwar (1910–27 July 1948) also Raja Muhammad Sarwar Khan was a captain in the newly formed Pakistani Army.

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Raja Pervaiz Ashraf

Raja Pervaiz Ashraf (راجہ پرویز اشرف; born 26 December 1950), is a businessman, agriculturist, and politician who served as 20th Prime Minister of Pakistan from 22 June 2012 until completing his designated term on 16 March 2013.

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Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi (Punjabi, راولپِنڈى), commonly known as Pindi (پِنڈی), is a city in the Punjab province of Pakistan.

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Rawalpindi Cantonment

Rawalpindi Cantonment is a large cantonment located in Rawalpindi, Punjab province, Pakistan.

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Rawalpindi Muncipal Corporation

There are 46 Union Councils in Municipal Corporation Rawalpindi (MCR), the body which controls local government of Rawalpindi City.The Union Councils elect their Chairmen and Vice Chairmen who then elect their Mayor and Deputy Mayor respectively.

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Rawalpindi Tehsil

Rawalpindi is a tehsil - an administrative subdivision - of Rawalpindi District in the western part of the Punjab province, Pakistan, it contains the district capital - the city of Rawalpindi.

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Rohail Hyatt

Rohail Hyatt (Urdu: روحیل حیات), is a Pakistani record producer, keyboardist, and composer.

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Sawar Khan

General Sawar Khan (Urdu: سوار خان), was a retired four-star rank army general who served as the Vice Chief of Army Staff under President Zia-ul-Haq from 1984 until 1987.

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Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi (شاہد خاقان عباسی; born 27 December 1958) is a Pakistani politician who served as the 18th Prime Minister of Pakistan from August 2017 to May 2018.

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Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad

Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad (شيخ رشيداحمد, born 6 November 1950), is a Pakistani politician and the current leader of the Awami Muslim League.

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Shoaib Akhtar

Shoaib Akhtar (born 13 August 1975) is a former Pakistani cricketer, who played all formats of the game over a fourteen year career.

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Sohail Tanvir

Sohail Tanvir (Urdu: سہیل تنویر, born 12 December 1984 in Rawalpindi, Punjab) is a Pakistani cricketer, who has gained repute for his unorthodox left arm bowling action and particularly for the success it has gained him in the Twenty20 format of the game.

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Swaran Lata (actress)

Swaran Lata (سوَرن لتا), (ਸਵਰਨ ਲਤਾ) 20 December 1924– 8 February 2008) was a Pakistani film actress. She started her career in the film industry in British India and later moved to Pakistan. She proved her metal in her emotional, tragic roles, her presence on the film screen and her moving dialogue delivery. She worked in Bollywood and in Pakistani cinema.

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Takshaka

Takshaka) was one of the Nagas mentioned in the Hindu epic Mahābhārata. He lived in a city named Takshasila, which was the new territory of Takshaka after his race was banished by Pandavas led by Arjuna from the Khandava Forest and Kurukshetra, where they built their new kingdom. Takshaka is known in Chinese and Japanese mythology as being one of the "eight Great Dragon Kings" (八大龍王 Hachi Ryuu-ou), amongst Nanda (Nagaraja), Upananda, Sagara (Shakara), Vasuki, Balavan, Anavatapta and Utpala.

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Tara Singh (activist)

Master Tara Singh (24 June 1885, in Rawalpindi, Punjab – 22 November 1967, in Chandigarh) was a prominent Sikh political and religious leader in the first half of the 20th century.

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Taxila city

Taxila (ٹيکسلا), is a city in Rawalpindi District of the Punjab, Pakistan.

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Taxila Tehsil

Taxila Tehsil, headquartered at Taxila, is one of the seven Tehsils (sub-divisions) of Rawalpindi District in the Punjab province of Pakistan.

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Tehsil

A tehsil (also known as a mandal, taluk, taluq or taluka) is an administrative division of some countries of South Asia.

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Tikka Khan

General Tikka Khan (ٹِکّا خان), (February 1915 – 28 March 2002),, was a four-star rank army general in the Pakistan Army who served as the first chief of army staff from 3 March 1972 till retiring on 1 March 1976.

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Time in Pakistan

Time in Pakistan is given by Pakistan Standard Time (PKT).

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Umar Amin

Sir Umar Amin (born 16 October 1989) is a Pakistani international cricketer.

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Urdu

Urdu (اُردُو ALA-LC:, or Modern Standard Urdu) is a Persianised standard register of the Hindustani language.

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Yasir Arafat (cricketer, born 1982)

Yasir Arafat Satti (born 12 March 1982) is a Pakistani first-class cricketer.

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Zaheer-ul-Islam

Lieutenant-General Zaheer-ul-Islam, HI (M), (ﻇﻬﻴﺮ ﺍﻹﺳﻼﻡ) is a former Director-General of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI); he was appointed to the position on 9 March 2012.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rawalpindi_District

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