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n.1.Any of several valuable estates of the Egyptian khedive or his family. The most important are the Da"i*ra Sa"ni*eh (sä"nĭ*ĕ), or Da"i*ra Sa"ni*yeh, and the Da"i*ra Khas"sa, administered by the khedive's European bondholders, and known collectively as the Daira, or the Daira estates.
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Tour a tour, les dix chefs de daira ont pris la parole pour rendre compte non seulement du taux d'avancement de l'operation (biometrie), mais aussi des preparatifs visant la decentralisation des services de la carte nationale d'identite et de la carte d'immatriculation automobile (carte grise) au niveau des communes.
District police officer Usman Akram Gondal told that a Tariq Zafar (21) resident Daira Den Panah was abducted by alleged outlaws namely Naila Bibi, Sibtain, Shahidullah, Imran, Abid, and Abdul Bari.
The PU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran will preside over the ceremony while Head of Persian Department Dr Moeen Nizami, Department of Arabic Prof Dr Qamar Ali Zaidi, Firdousi Chair Prof Dr Muhammad Nasir, Acting Chairman Urdu Daira Maa?
The daira programme, a form of folk song from Saurashtra region, was organised by some builders in Talala area of Junagadh district on Saturday, which was attended by BJP state president R.
Flood waters entered Daira Deen Panah city and its rural suburbs on Tuesday after more than 900,000 cusecs water current, that passed through Tansa Barrage last Monday, broke Abbas Wala Spur.
Rescuers recovered 38 bodies from the capsized boat in the Daira river in Kishoreganj district, police Chief Anwar Hossain said.
Al Deraz qualified after topping Group 'A' with six points from two wins over Al Areesh and Al Daira who finished second on goal difference and also booked a berth in the last four.
Nagahara was rescued unhurt at Daira Shrine in the town of Fuchu near the Hokuriku Expressway's Kosugi Interchange at 9:44 p.
A busy and successful day for Michael Roberts, who wins the mile-and-six handicap at Yarmouth on Daira Fort (Alec Stewart) and goes on to ride the last three winners at Catterick.
Of this amount, $5 million US will be invested in the Chorcha property and $5 million US in the other four properties named by Daira Group.
a l'occasion de la double commemoration des evenements du 11 Decembre 1961 et de la Journee internationale de la montagne, le 11 decembre prochain, l'association [beaucoup moins que] Les compagnons du Djurdjura pour l'environnement [beaucoup plus grand que] organise le semi-marathon a la daira des Ouacifs, [beaucoup moins que] Le raid de la montagne.
Talking to the media and various delegations at Daira Kaira here on Sunday, he said all political forces had to resolve the Karachi issue collectively and successful dialogues was a positive step towards the right direction in this regard.