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A city of southern Pakistan on the Arabian Sea. Developed as a trading center in the early 1700s, it passed to the British in 1843 and was the capital of newly independent Pakistan from 1947 until 1959.


(Placename) a port in S Pakistan, on the Arabian Sea: capital of Pakistan (1947–60); university (1950); chief port: commercial and industrial centre. Pop: 11 819 000 (2005 est)


(kəˈrɑ tʃi)

a seaport in S Pakistan, near the Indus delta: former national capital; now capital of Sind province. 9,863,000.
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Noun1.Karachi - the largest city in PakistanKarachi - the largest city in Pakistan; located in southeastern Pakistan; an industrial center and seaport on the Arabian Sea; former capital of Pakistan
Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Pakistan, West Pakistan - a Muslim republic that occupies the heartland of ancient south Asian civilization in the Indus River valley; formerly part of India; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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They came back by way of Karachi by sea, when Kim took his first experience of sea-sickness sitting on the fore-hatch of a coasting- steamer, well persuaded he had been poisoned.
KARACHI -- The Pakistan Cricket Board announced on Tuesday six cricket association sides for the upcoming domestic cricket season 2019-20, an official press release stated.
Bahria Town Karachi has once again commenced 'Clean Karachi' campaign following an appeal from Federal Minister Ali Zaidi and Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar to lift the garbage backlog.
KARACHI -- Scores of flights were cancelled at Jinnah International Airport Karachi due to rough weather and rainfall.
Following is the text of press release issued by North Karachi Association of Trade and Industry (NKATI)
KARACHI -- The federal government has joined hands with the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) for the 'Clean Karachi' campaign that officially commenced on Sunday.
Islamabad -- National Accountability Bureau has decided to serve legal notice to former Mayor Karachi Mustafa Kamal on using filthy, baseless and derogatory language against NAB and its officers in his recent media talk.
The allocation for new schemes of Cabinet Division include Rs 40 million for construction of Aiwan-e-Seyahat in F-5/1, Islamabad (feasibility), Rs 160 million for facilitation of tourism in Islamabad - Marketing and Promotion, Rs 500 million for construction of Flyover on Jinnah Avenue M-9 (Karachi Package), Rs 200 million for Construction of Road from Dumlotte Wells Upto Link Road Adjacent to Education City District Malir, (Karachi Package), Rs 50 million for construction of Road over Malir Bund from Dada Bhoy Town/Expressway upto Limits of PNS Mehran, District East, (Karachi Package), Rs 2500 million for Greenline BRTS Operations (Karachi Package) and Rs 5000 million for Development Schemes under Prime Minister's Programme in Sindh.
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KARACHI -- On the occasion of PSL season 4 matches, to witness the Fireworks and Lighting a huge crowd of the citizens of Karachi gathered at two talwar.
KARACHI -- Additional Inspector General (AIG) Karachi Amir Sheikh on Sunday reviewed security situation ahead of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) season 4 matches after announcement of transfer of more matches in Karachi.
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