Pakistan Culture

The pleasures of Pakistan are old: Buddhist monuments, Hindu temples, Islamic palaces, tombs and pleasure grounds, and widely spaced Anglo-Mogul Gothic mansions – some in a state of dereliction which makes their grandeur even more emphatic. Scuplture is dominated by Graeco-Buddhist friezes, and crafts by ceramics, jewellery, silk goods and engraved woodwork and metalwork. Even … Read more Pakistan Culture

Pakistan Human Rights Report 2007

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices  - 2007 Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor – March 11, 2008 Pakistan is a federal republic with a population of approximately 168 million. The head of state is President Pervez Musharraf, who assumed power after overthrowing the civilian government in 1999 and was elected president … Read more Pakistan Human Rights Report 2007