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(Clothing & Fashion) the conventional attire of Sikhs consisting of a long, loose shirt


(ˈtʃoʊ lə)

n., pl. -las.
(esp. Mexican-American) a teenage girl who associates with cholos.
[1975–80 < American Spanish, feminine of cholo]
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THANJAVUR The place is one of the oldest cities in India and existed since the times of the Chola kings.
I read Farid Matuk's chapbook My Daughter La Chola as a book of terror and despair, too, but the kind of achingly intimate terror and despair that comes from viewing the world as a parent, one who must shield the child in a dangerous landscape.
Famous folk singer, Shazia Rani presented folk songs Mara Hwey Yar Gila Nae Karee Da, Terey Naal Mein Layan Akheyan and Chitta Chola.
THE SUITES AND VILLAS The resort has some 100 suites and four Presidential Villas--which are the most expansive palatial residences with each of them inspired by a dynasty from India's glorious past--Maurya, Mughal, Maratha and Chola.
SEPTEMBER 1-3 ibtm India 2015, ITC Grand Chola, Chennai, India www.
Cognizant is developing multi-channel applications across mobile, tablets and web for Chola field staff and customers in order to drive real-time decision-making and improve productivity.
Film "42,'' the story of Jackie Robinson, followed by a discussion led by Fitchburg State University professor Chola Chisunka, 4-6:30 p.
The 86- cm tall bronze statue of Lord Shiva in the dancing pose was cast during the Chola Dynasty of South India dating back to the 10th century.
The Institute of Directors, or IOD, Tamil Nadu State Chapter hosted the Global Summit 2014 on Business Excellence on August 22 and 23, 2014 at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai -- India.
The high-end brands participating in the Fashion Show included The Collection, UB City's in-house brands like Turquoise & Gold, Shimmer, Avirate, Kimaya, Corneliani, Hackett and Minawala apart from Chola and AS Motiwala from Mumbai.
FRA's executive director, Chola Kafwabulula announced that the state-owned organisation has embarked on a programme to improve its storage capacity by rehabilitating its disused grain silos, construct seven new grain silos and complete and upgrade the 98 hard-standing slabs into complete sheds.
The restaurant, housed within the ITC Grand Chola, Chennai, draws on the philosophy of taste or rasa and the use of seasonal produce to create food from what were once India's prized princely states.