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Lahore: City in Punjab, Pakistan
Lahore is the capital of the Pakistani province of Punjab. Approximately 24 kilometres from the Indian border, Lahore is the country's 2nd largest city after Karachi and 18th largest city proper in the world. Lahore is one of Pakistan's wealthiest cities, with an estimated GDP of $58.14 billion (PPP) as of 2015. Lahore is the largest city and historic cultural centre of the wider Punjab region, and is one of Pakistan's most socially liberal, progressive, and cosmopolitan cities.


Dozens killed in Pakistan passenger plane crash [Video]

Dozens killed in Pakistan passenger plane crash

Airbus A320 carrying nearly 100 people from Lahore crashes in Karachi's residential area, killing at least 30 people.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:33Published
Pakistan International Airlines flight crashes in Karachi [Video]

Pakistan International Airlines flight crashes in Karachi

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight from Lahore crashed near Karachi airport on May 22. 99 passengers and eight crew members were on board. Army Quick Reaction Force and Pakistan Rangers Sindh..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:25Published
Pakistan passenger plane crashes in southern city of Karachi [Video]

Pakistan passenger plane crashes in southern city of Karachi

An Airbus A320 carrying nearly 100 people en route from Lahore to Karachi crashes in a residential area, official says.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 04:27Published

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