Asked in Pakistan
When did it decide to make Islamabad the capital pf Pakistan?
Islamabad was officially declared as the capital of Pakistan on 14th August 1967. Though it was chosen as a site for capital to replace Karachi in 1960s and the settlements began from then onward. Rawalpind remained as a temporary capital until the construction of Islamabad was completed in 1966. ...
Asked in Rhode Island
What is the capital of Rhode Island the state with the largest land area in the US?
Providence is the capital of Rhode Island. Though it is the smallest not the largest state in the US ...
Which city is considered the capital city of country?
The main thing that makes a city the capital city of a country is that the government has its base there. The representatives of the people or whoever is running the country work there. Other elements of government are based there, like headquarters of departments or government organisations. A lot of other organisations and companies will have their bases there. Usually a capital city is the largest city in a country, though not always. If it is not the largest, it will...
Asked in Travel & Places, Russia
What is the capital of Siberia?
Siberia is a region in Russia. The capital of Siberia is the city of Novosibirsk ("New Siberia"), though there are also many other cities there. Novosibirsk is the largest city in Siberia, which is made up of about a dozen different administrative districts. ...
Asked in Ireland
Is Waterford the capital of south Ireland?
Do you mean of the Republic of Ireland or of the southern/south eastern region of the country? Dublin the capital of Ireland. Though Waterford is the capital of County Waterford and the largest 'city' in the South East, it's not the capital of the country. It only has a population of less than 50,000, whereas Dublin has a population of over 1 million. All of this is on wikipedia. ...
Asked in Islam, Iraq, History of the Middle East
What is the largest Muslim sect though a minority in Iraq?
Sunnis are the largest sect even though they are a minority to the Shiites in Iraq ...
Is Berlin the largest state in Germany?
No, even though it is a state as well as the capital city of Germany, contrary to previous suggestions. The largest state in Germany regarding area is Bavaria (Bayern in German) and the most populous is North Rhine-Westphalia (Nordrhein-Westfalen). ...
Asked in Stadiums
Where is the Murrayfield Stadium located?
Murrayfield Stadium (usually just known as Murrayfield) is a sports stadium located in the west end of Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. Its all-seater capacity was recently reduced from 67,800 to 67,144 to incorporate the largest permanent "big screens" in the country, though it remains the largest stadium in Scotland and one of the largest in the United Kingdom overall. ...