Approach of Pakistani society toward status of woman

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Pakistani society has variety of cultures and  same diversity is found in norms, laws, ethics and social impressions about status of women   in all over multiple cultures of Pakistan .Commonly in rural areas woman status as a mother is considered most respectable place in families but this level of respect varies depending upon the social and  financial status of family.In urban areas strong woman regarding money, education level and link with influential men can naturally raise her status in social circles.Here tag of masculine identity plays an important role to save her from  unexpected attacks of evil like character living in angel ‘s robe.

Being follower of Islamic ideology, Pakistanis  are more influenced  with their  inherent cultural norms like following, patterns of joint and extended family system waiting for men’ approval for final decisions, avoiding giving inheritance to females, different code of conduct and values for men and woman etc…

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President Musharraf’s Vision and Achievements of his tenure

Our leader - Musharraf

Since General Musharraf has decided and declared to return to Pakistan, we consider it imperative that his vision and achievements be brought once again to the kind notice of  the Pakistani public.  A solid economically stable Pakistan is essential to our future’s prosperity and independence!

Compiled by: Afreen Baig  

Updated  March 2013

1. Pakistan economy was the 3rd fastest growing economy in Asia, after China & India in 2006. [Source]

2. Pakistan in 1999 was an economy of $75 billion and now in 2007 it is a $160 billion economy. [Source] and [Source]

3. Industrial sector registered 26% growth. [Source] and Construction activity was 17 years high.

4. Industrial Parks were being setup throughout the country for the very first time. [Source  & this].

5. Large Scale Manufacturing (LSM) was 30 year high. LSM rose from 1.5% in 1999 to…

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President’s address to Nation – 7 point agenda and Future course

Our leader - Musharraf

FULL TEXT (draft) of the speech of the Chief Executive of Pakistan General Pervez Musharraf
delivered at 20:30 PST (15:30 GMT) on 17 October 1999

Bismillah -Ar-Rehman-Ar-Rahim

My dear countrymen, Asalam O Alaikum:

Pakistan today stands at the crossroads of its destiny – a destiny which is in our hands to make or break. Fifty-two years ago we started with a beacon of hope. Today that beacon is no more and we stand in darkness. There is despondency, and hopelessness surrounding us with no light visible anywhere around. The slide down has been gradual but has rapidly accelerated in the last many years.

Today, we have reached a stage where our economy has crumbled, our credibility is lost, state institutions lie demolished, provincial disharmony has caused cracks in the federation, and people who were once brothers are now at each other’s throat.

In sum, we have lost our honour, our…

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