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  1. Communist Party (CPI (M)/CPM)
    The Communist Party of India (Marxist), The CPI(M) strongly advocates anti-capitalism, anti-globalization and anti-imperialist sentiments, and has always upheld the principles of Marxist philosophy.
  2. 2008 nuclear deal
    The framework for this agreement was a July 18, 2005, joint statement by Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and then U.S. President George W. Bush, under which India agreed to separate its civil and military nuclear facilities and to place all its civil nuclear facilities under International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) safeguards and, in exchange, the United States agreed to work toward full civil nuclear cooperation with India.
  3. Tata company
    Tata Group is an Indian multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.It encompasses seven business sectors: communications and information technology, engineering, materials, services, energy, consumer products and chemicals.
  4. Punjabi
  5. Sindhi
    The language of the historical Sindh region, spoken by the Sindhi people. It is the official language of the province of Sindh. In India, Sindhi is one of the scheduled languages officially recognized by the federal government.
  6. Pakhtuns (Pathans)
    the group is typically characterised by the usage of the Pashto language and practice of Pashtunwali, which is a traditional set of ethics guiding individual and communal conduct.
  7. Balochis
    The Mervi Beluch are closely related to those Baloch in Afghanistan and Iran who live nearly the modern borders of Turkmenistan.
  8. Islamization
    On December 2, 1978, General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq delivered a nationwide address on the occasion of the first day of the Hijra calendar. He did this in order to usher in an Islamic system to Pakistan. In the speech, he accused politicians of exploiting the name of Islam, saying that "many a ruler did what they pleased in the name of Islam."
  9. Blasphemy Laws
    • he Pakistan Penal Code prohibits blasphemy
    • against any recognised religion, providing penalties ranging from a fine to death. An accusation of blasphemy commonly subjects the accused, police, lawyers, and judges to harassment, threats, and attacks. An accusation is sometimes the prelude to vigilantism and rioting.
  10. Ahmadiyyas
    victims of blasphemy laws
  11. Urdu
    Urdu is the national language and lingua franca of Pakistan. It is also widely spoken in India, where it is one of the 22 scheduled languages and an official language of five states.
  12. Bengali
    is an eastern Indo-Aryan language. It is native to the region of eastern South Asia known as Bengal, which comprises present day Bangladesh, the Indian state of West Bengal, and parts of the Indian states of Tripura and Assam.
  13. PPP
    The Pakistan People's Party, main objective and raison d'etre as being " the achievement of an egalitarian and 'classless society' ", which was believed to be attainable only through "socialism". It called for "true equality of citizen's fraternity under the rule of democracy", within "an order of social and economic justice."
  14. PML (N)
    The Pakistan Muslim League, founded in 1962, as a successor to the previously disbanded Muslim League (itself the successor to the pre-partition All-India Muslim League).
  15. PML (Q)
  16. MQM
    • Muttahida Quami Movement, the MQM officially removed the term Muhajir (which denotes the party's roots among Urdu-speaking Muslims) from its name, and replaced it with Muttahida ("United"). The MQM is one of few socially liberal political parties in Pakistan and organized the largest rallies in Pakistan in protest of
    • the actions of al-Qaeda on September 11, 2001 demonstrating sympathy with the victims of the terrorist attacks.
  17. Imran Khan
    Khan founded and became the chairman of a political party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (Movement for Justice)
  18. Pakistani Taliban
  19. National Awami Party
    Minister from this political party put a bounty on the head of the maker of the anit islamic film flooding youtube.
  20. Swat Valley
    Young girl who was shot by the Pakistani Taliban for speaking out for womens education.
  21. Bhutto's Kapra, Makaan, Roti Campaign
    Cothing, housing, food, early 70's campaign by Bhutto
  22. Islamic socialism
    Islamic socialism is a term coined by various Muslim leaders to describe a more spiritual form of socialism. Muslim socialists believe that the teachings of the Qur'an and Muhammad are compatible with principles of economic and social equality. They draw inspiration from the early Medinan welfare state established by Muhammad
  23. February 2008 election
    Pakistan's two main opposition parties, the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and the Pakistan Muslim League (N) (PML (N)) won the majority of seats in the election. The PPP and PML(N) formed the new coalition government with Yosaf Raza Gillani as Prime Minister of Pakistan.
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