North-West Frontier Province

North-West Frontier Province
/nawrth"west', -west"/
a province in Pakistan, bordering Punjab and Kashmir on the west: a former province of British India. 10,885,000; 28,773 sq. mi. (77,516 sq. km). Cap.: Peshawar.

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  • North-West Frontier Province —   [nɔːθ west frʌntɪə prɔvɪns], Provinz im Nordwesten von Pakistan, 74 521 km2, (1998)17,6 Mio. Einwohner, Hauptstadt ist Peshawar. Die Pathanenstämme der gebirgigen Grenzprovinz (Tirich Mir im Hindukusch 7 690 m über dem Meeresspiegel) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • North-West Frontier Province — Pakistan infobox region = North West Frontier Province capital = Peshawar latd = 34.00 longd = 71.32 pop year = 2008 population = 20,215,000 (Estimate) density km2 = 259.6 area km2 = 74,521 languages = Pashto (official) Hindko Khowar Punjabi… …   Wikipedia

  • North-West Frontier Province — /nawrth west , west / a province in Pakistan, bordering Punjab and Kashmir on the west: a former province of British India. 10,885,000; 28,773 sq. mi. (77,516 sq. km). Cap.: Peshawar. * * * ▪ province, Pakistan Introduction       northernmost… …   Universalium

  • North-West Frontier Province — Sarhad (Urdu) North West Frontier Province (engl.) Nordwestprovinz Basisdaten Hauptstadt: Peschawar Status: Provinz Fläche: 74.521 km² Einwohne …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • North-West Frontier Province — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name North West Frontier Province Country and Admin Code PK.03 PK …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • North-West Frontier Province — North′ West Frontier′ Prov ince n. geg a province in NW Pakistan. 14,340,000; 28,773 sq. mi. (74,522 sq. km) Cap.: Peshawar …   From formal English to slang

  • North-West Frontier Province (1901–1955) — For the modern day region, see Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. This article is part of the series Former administrative units of Pakistan Original provinces …   Wikipedia

  • History of North-West Frontier Province — The North West Frontier Province is a province of Pakistan. It lies in a region where the Indian Subcontinent meets Central Asia and Afghanistan. [ [http://nwfp.gov.pk/AIS page.php?DistId=1 DeptId=1 LanId=1 pageName=NWFP History History of NWPF]… …   Wikipedia

  • Government of the North-West Frontier Province — The Government of North West Frontier Province (NWFP) is in Peshawar, the provincial capital of the North West Frontier Province, Pakistan. It is one of four provinces of Pakistan, located on both banks of the river Indus. It stretches from the… …   Wikipedia

  • Governor of the North-West Frontier Province — The Governor of N.W.F.P is the appointed Head of State of the provincial government in NWFP, Pakistan. The governor is designated by the Prime Minister and is normally regarded a ceremonial post. However, throughout the history of Pakistan, the… …   Wikipedia

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