North-West Frontier Province


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North-West Frontier Province:

see Khyber PakhtunkhwaKhyber Pakhtunkhwa,
formerly North-West Frontier Province,
province and historic region (1998 pop. 17,554,674), c.41,000 sq mi (106,200 sq km), NW Pakistan, bounded on the N and W by Afghanistan. Peshawar is the capital.
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North-West Frontier Province

a province in N Pakistan between Afghanistan and Jammu and Kashmir: part of British India from 1901 until 1947; of strategic importance, esp for the Khyber Pass. Capital: Peshawar. Pop.: 20 170 000 (2003 est.). Area: 74 522 sq. km (28 773 sq. miles)
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A former provincial minister was among four people CAkilled in a remote-controlled bomb attack on their vehicle in Pakistan's CAvolatile North-West Frontier Province (NWFP) on Sunday, police said.
The militants attacked Farhad Terminal on the outskirts of Peshawar, capital of North-West Frontier Province.
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