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  • His only hope was his brother-in-law in Karachi.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • Disabled C-46s were stranded at bases from Kansas to Karachi.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • No, I was born in Karachi.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • Planes arrived for Milo from airfields in Italy, North Africa and England, and from Air Transport Command stations in Liberia, Ascension Island, Cairo, and Karachi.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22

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  • Syed was engaged to a woman his mother had chosen for him in Karachi.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • Born at Karachi, he seemed to contradict his theory, and would sometimes admit as much with a sad, quiet smile.
    E.M. Forster  --  A Passage to India
  • From there we would fly to Karachi.
    Betty Mahmoody  --  Not Without My Daughter
  • They came back by way of Karachi by sea, when Kim took his first experience of sea-sickness sitting on the fore-hatch of a coasting-steamer, well persuaded he had been poisoned.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  Kim
  • From Bombay, Poona, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Karachi, you name it.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • He was born in Karachi, Pakistan, raised in Los Angeles, and moved to Florida about twelve years ago.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe II

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  • Officials would tell Mukhtar how active their governments or aid groups were in Pakistan, and she would ask: "Where in Pakistan do you operate?" And the answer would come: Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • Whether it’s a leper in Dakar or a shirtless beggar in Karachi, the vice president is keen to shake his hand and tell him that the American dream is not a myth—that there is hope, even in the midst of poverty.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • As a boy in Karachi he would study by the glow of street lights because there was no light at home.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • The local commander, General Iftikhar, stormed the control tower at Karachi so that Musharraf’s plane could land.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • He even announced we would have female guards at Jinnah’s tomb in Karachi.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • He ordered Karachi airport to switch off its landing lights and to park fire engines on the runway to block the plane even though it had 200 other passengers on board and not enough fuel to get to another country.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • Parvi had obtained a business degree from one of Pakistan’s finest graduate schools, the University of Karachi.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • Shershah Syed, a prominent gynecologist in Karachi, says that he frequently treats young girls from the slums after rapes.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • Her family had moved to Karachi to get away from the conflict and, as a woman, she could not live alone.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • On 18 October 2007 we were all glued to the TV as she walked down the steps of the plane in Karachi and wept as she stepped onto Pakistani soil after almost nine years in exile.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • The mighty Indus River, which flows from the Himalayas down through KPK and Punjab to Karachi and the Arabian Sea, and of which we are so proud, had turned into a raging torrent and burst its banks.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • We flew to Karachi, and it was the first time any of us had ever been on a plane.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • I could see why when our people go to Karachi to work they always want to be buried in the cool of our valley.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • Karachi is one of the biggest cities on earth.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • Unfortunately, Karachi had also become a very violent city and there is always fighting between the mohajirs and Pashtuns.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • After that my father was restless and could not enjoy Karachi.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • That Ramadan a friend of my father’s in Karachi called Wakeel Khan Swati sent clothes for the poor, which he wanted us to distribute.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • In March there was an attack on a girls’ school in Karachi that we had visited.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • There was one important place we had to include in our visit to Karachi besides our outings to the sea or the huge bazaars, where my mother bought lots of clothes.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • I was still trying to get my head around the fact that she had been living in the seaside city of Karachi for thirty years and yet had never actually laid eyes on the ocean.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • It was January 2012 and we were in Karachi as guests of Geo TV after the Sindh government announced they were renaming a girls’ secondary school on Mission Road in my honor.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • One morning in late summer when my father was getting ready to go to school he noticed that the painting of me looking at the sky which we had been given by the school in Karachi had shifted in the night.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
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