Get the latest international news and world events from asia, europe, the middle east, and more. see world news photos and videos at abcnewsEtymology. the name pakistan literally means “land of the pure” in urdu and persian. it is play on the word pk meaning pure in persian and pashto the suffix is persian word meaning the place of. Death of osama bin laden date may , pkt location osama bin laden’compound in bilal town, abbottabad, pakistan . this article is part of series about barack obama Coins of india, pakistan, bangladesh, nepal & bhutan from ancient times to the present ancient bentbar coin of india this unusual bentbar satamana is one of the earliest coins of india.