Jun 28, 2019 · Reviews. New Brunswick — a maritime province of Canada * When I saw the plane that was going to take me to Fredericton, the provincial capital of New Brunswick, I realised it was going to be an ... Pakistan: Letter From Karachi by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. While the war against the Taliban is being fought hundreds of miles away in Pakistan’s northern valleys off Swat and Buner, even in the ... and was ardently supported by a group of Indian Muslim students in England, who were the first to use the name Pakistan [land of the pure, from the Urdu pak,=pure and stan,=land]. It gained wide support in 1940 when the Muslim League, led by Muhammad Ali Jinnah Jinnah, Muhammad Ali, 1876–1948, founder of Pakistan, b. Karachi. HOUSING SECURITY AND RELATED ISSUES THE CASE OF KARACHI By Arif Hasan (Draft: 16 October 2008) 1. THE PAKISTAN CONTEXT Pakistan is a federation of four provinces. Each province has an elected provincial assembly and at the centre there is a national assembly in which every province is represented in proportion to its population.