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  • Lahore, Pakistan
    Tuesday Dec 31, 1929

    Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

    The Indian Flag in Lahore

    Lahore, Pakistan
    Tuesday Dec 31, 1929

    On 31 December 1929, the flag of India was unfurled in Lahore.




  • Lahore, India
    Saturday Jan 25, 1930

    Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

    India's Independence Day in Lahore

    Lahore, India
    Saturday Jan 25, 1930

    Gandhi led Congress celebrated 26 January 1930 as India's Independence Day in Lahore. This day was commemorated by almost every other Indian organisation. Gandhi then launched a new Satyagraha against the tax on salt in March 1930.




  • (Present-Day Pakistan)
    Sunday Jun 2, 1935

    1935 Quetta earthquake

    Largest aftershock

    (Present-Day Pakistan)
    Sunday Jun 2, 1935

    The largest aftershock was later measured at 5.8 Mw  occurring on 2 June 1935. The aftershock, however, did not cause any damage in Quetta, but the towns of Mastung, Maguchar, and Kalat were seriously affected.




  • India – Pakistan
    Thursday Dec 2, 1971

    Indira Gandhi

    The Indo-Pakistani War

    India – Pakistan
    Thursday Dec 2, 1971

    The biggest achievement of Indira Gandhi after the 1971 election came in December 1971 with India's decisive victory over Pakistan in the Indo-Pakistani War that occurred in the last two weeks of the Bangladesh Liberation War which led to the formation of independent Bangladesh. She was hailed as Goddess Durga by opposition leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee at that time.




  • Gilgit-Baltistan
    Monday May 16, 1988

    Bin Laden

    Gilgit massacre

    Gilgit-Baltistan
    Monday May 16, 1988

    Large numbers of Shias in the city and surrounding region of Gilgit were killed in a massacre that occurred in response to rumors of a massacre of Sunnis by Shias, in May 1988. Shia civilians were also subjected to rape.




  • Islamabad, Pakistan
    Sunday Nov 19, 1995

    Ayman al-Zawahiri

    The Egyptian Islamic Jihad's first success under Zawahiri's Leadership

    Islamabad, Pakistan
    Sunday Nov 19, 1995

    The 1995 attack on the Egyptian embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan, was the Egyptian Islamic Jihad's first success under Zawahiri's leadership, but Bin Laden had disapproved of the operation. The bombing alienated Pakistan, which was "the best route into Afghanistan".




  • Pakistan
    Thursday May 28, 1998

    Nuclear Power

    First nuclear weapon test in Pakistan

    Pakistan
    Thursday May 28, 1998

    Pakistan is one of nine states to possess nuclear weapons. Bhutto was the main architect of this programme, and it was here that Bhutto orchestrated the nuclear weapons programme and rallied Pakistan's academic scientists to build an atomic bomb in three years for national survival.


  • Pakistan
    Monday Sep 17, 2001

    September 11 (9/11) Attacks

    Aftermath

    Pakistan
    Monday Sep 17, 2001

    In the aftermath of the attacks, tens of thousands of people attempted to flee Afghanistan due to the possibility of a military retaliation by the United States. Pakistan, already home to many Afghan refugees from previous conflicts, closed its border with Afghanistan on September 17, 2001.


  • Rawalpindi, Pakistan
    Saturday Mar 1, 2003

    September 11 (9/11) Attacks

    Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Was Arrested

    Rawalpindi, Pakistan
    Saturday Mar 1, 2003

    Khalid Sheikh Mohammed was arrested on March 1, 2003, in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, by Pakistani security officials working with the CIA. He was then held at multiple CIA secret prisons and Guantanamo Bay where he was interrogated and tortured with methods including waterboarding.


  • Damadola, Pakistan
    Friday Jan 13, 2006

    Ayman al-Zawahiri

    The Airstrike on Damadola

    Damadola, Pakistan
    Friday Jan 13, 2006

    On January 13, 2006, the Central Intelligence Agency, aided by Pakistan's ISI, launched an airstrike on Damadola, a Pakistani village near the Afghan border where they believed al-Zawahiri was located. The airstrike was supposed to kill al-Zawahiri and this was reported in international news over the following days. Many victims of the airstrike were buried without being identified. Anonymous U.S. government officials claimed that some terrorists were killed and the Bajaur tribal area government confirmed that at least four terrorists were among the dead.


  • Pakistan
    Monday Jan 30, 2006

    Ayman al-Zawahiri

    Al-Zawahiri's video about The Airstrike

    Pakistan
    Monday Jan 30, 2006

    Anti-American protests broke out around the country and the Pakistani government condemned the U.S. attack and the loss of innocent life. On January 30, a new video was released showing al-Zawahiri unhurt. The video discussed the airstrike, but did not reveal if al-Zawahiri was present in the village at that time.


  • Islamabad, Pakistan
    Tuesday Jul 3, 2007

    Ayman al-Zawahiri

    The First confirmed Time That Al-Zawahiri was Taking militant steps against The Pakistan Government

    Islamabad, Pakistan
    Tuesday Jul 3, 2007

    In July 2007, Al-Zawahiri supplied direction for the Lal Masjid siege, codename Operation Silence. This was the first confirmed time that Al-Zawahiri was taking militant steps against the Pakistan Government and guiding Islamic militants against the State of Pakistan. The Pakistan Army troops and Special Service Group taking control of the Lal Masjid ("Red Mosque") in Islamabad found letters from al-Zawahiri directing Islamic militants Abdul Rashid Ghazi and Abdul Aziz Ghazi, who ran the mosque and adjacent madrasah. This conflict resulted in 100 deaths.


  • Pakistan
    Monday Dec 17, 2007

    Ayman al-Zawahiri

    The assassination of Former Pakistani Prime Minister

    Pakistan
    Monday Dec 17, 2007

    On December 27, 2007, al-Zawahiri was also implicated in the assassination of former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.


  • Pakistan
    Wednesday May 19, 2010

    Mark Zuckerberg

    Blocked in Pakistan

    Pakistan
    Wednesday May 19, 2010

    On May 19, 2010, Facebook's website was temporarily blocked in Pakistan until Facebook removed the contest from its website at the end of May. Sidiqque (Pakistani Deputy Attorney General) also asked its UN representative to raise the issue with the United Nations General Assembly.


  • Abbottabad, Pakistan
    Sunday May 1, 2011

    September 11 (9/11) Attacks

    Bin Laden was killed by American Special Forces

    Abbottabad, Pakistan
    Sunday May 1, 2011

    After a 10-year manhunt, U.S. President Barack Obama announced that bin Laden was killed by American special forces in his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, on May 1, 2011.


  • Abbottabad, Pakistan
    Monday May 2, 2011

    Bin Laden

    Death

    Abbottabad, Pakistan
    Monday May 2, 2011

    On June 15, 2011, federal prosecutors of the United States of America officially dropped all criminal charges against Osama bin Laden following his death in May.


  • Pakistan
    Monday Feb 20, 2017

    Xiaomi

    Pakistan launch

    Pakistan
    Monday Feb 20, 2017

    On 20 February, Xiaomi officially launched in Pakistan and brought its Mi and Redmi Note lineup to the country.


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