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A city of northeast India on the Ganges River northwest of Kolkata. The capital of Asoka's empire in the 3rd century bc, it is now the capital of the state of Bihar.


(Placename) a city in NE India, capital of Bihar state, on the River Ganges: founded in the 5th century bc; university (1917); centre of a rice-growing region. Pop: 1 376 950 (2001)


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the capital of Bihar state, in NE India, on the Ganges. 917,243.
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The suspects confessed to have kidnapped a two-year-old boy from Azeemabad, Lahore and sold him here for Rs350,000.
District Police Officer Sadiq Ali Dogar said during the initial investigation the suspects, Yasin and his son Adnan, had disclosed that they had kidnapped the child from a street of Lahore's Azeemabad locality in the Chuhng police area.
IN an unfortunate and dreadful incident on Tuesday, Awami National Party (ANP) candidate for PK-78 Peshawar Haroon Bilour and twelve other Party workers were killed while over fifty others wounded in a suicide attack on a corner meeting in Azeemabad area of Peshawar.
But Haji Muhammad Gul, affectionately known as Da Gul Haji by residents of the Azeemabad Beruni locality in Yakatoot, became an accidental host of an election rally that ended in disaster, least of all for himself and four members of his family as they perished alongside 20 people as the rally was targeted by a suicide bomber.
Vice Chairperson OPC Senator Shaheen Khalid Butt and Commissioner Afzaal Bhatti here on Wednesday said that Allah Yaar, settled in Saudi Arabia, filed a complaint that tenant had refused to vacate his house situated in village 441, Azeemabad, District Vehari and had also stopped payment of rent.
He inaugurated the E-Library at the Sports Stadium Vehari established with an amount of Rs9.20 crore and the Government Special Education Centre Azeemabad completed with an amount of Rs8.30 crore.
The boy has been identified as Ali Manzoor, a resident of Azeemabad. His family said that the minor had left his house for tuition two days ago and never returned back home.
The schools which showed zero result included Al-Azeem Girls High School Azeemabad, Attock; Government High School Darnal, Attock; Government Boys High School Ratwal, Fatehjang; Government Boys High School Mian Rasheeda, Fatehjang, Government Boys High School Bharwala, Attock, Grammar Secondary School for Boys GT Road Dina, Jehlum; Mustafai Model Boys High School, Khewara Pinddad, Jehlum; Khayaban-e Sir Syed Girls High School, Rawalpindi; Government High School Kharqan; Government High School Mohtoro Rawalpindi; Government High School Gangawala, Rawalpindi, and Community Model Secondary School for Boys Adiala, Rawalpindi.