What is Karachi?

  • (noun): The largest city in Pakistan; located in southeastern Pakistan; an industrial center and seaport on the Arabian Sea; former capital of Pakistan.


Karachi ( Karācī, Sindhi: ڪراچي, Urdu: كراچى‎) is the largest city, main seaport and financial centre of Pakistan, as well as the capital of the province of Sindh. The city has an estimated population of 21 million people as of April 2012. Results in that census show that the district is home to over 21 million people, at a density of nearly 6,000 people per square kilometre (15,500 per square mile). Karachi is the most populous city in the country, is the world's largest city in terms of population and also the 11th largest urban agglomeration in the world. It is Pakistan's centre of banking, industry, economic activity and trade and is home to Pakistan's largest corporations, including those involved in textiles, shipping, automotive industry, entertainment, the arts, fashion, advertising, publishing, software development and medical research. The city is a hub of higher education in South Asia and the Muslim world.

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List Of Tallest Buildings In Pakistan - Under Construction Buildings
... Height Floors Year 1 Bahria Icon Tower 1 Karachi 309 m (1,014 ft) 2 ... Islamabad 200 m (660 ft) 3 ... Opal 225 Tower Karachi 155 m (509 ft) 4 ... KASB Altitude Karachi 130 m (427 ft) 32 2012 ...
Board Of Intermediate Education, Karachi
... Board of Intermediate Education Karachi (BIEK) is the Intermediate Education Governmental body in Karachi, Province of Sindh, Pakistan ... The Board of Secondary Education Karachi has similar authorities for matriculation ...
Karachi - Gallery
... Fountain at Port Grand Complex Karachi Port from Port Grand Dolmen City Tower Korangi Road Chaukhandi tombs Bagh Ibne Qasim on Seaview, Clifton Beach at ... Road The Do Talwaar (Two Swords) monument Fishing boats at the Port of Karachi Swaminarayan Temple Seaview, Clifton Beach Karachi from space Street in Karachi Manora Beach ...
List Of Tallest Buildings In Pakistan - Approved and Proposed Buildings
... Sr No Name City Height Floors Year References 1 Karachi Port Tower Karachi 593 m 1947 ft 2 ... KPT Twin Tower Karachi 352 m 1,155 ft 2015. 3 ...