Hyderabad


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Hy·der·a·bad

 (hī′dər-ə-băd′, -bäd′, hī′drə-)
1. A city of south-central India east-southeast of Mumbai. Center of a former Mughal kingdom, Hyderabad was founded in 1589 and is today a commercial center and transportation hub and is the capital of both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.
2. A city of southern Pakistan on the Indus River northeast of Karachi. Founded in 1768, it was occupied by the British in 1843. The city is noted for its handicrafts.

Hyderabad

(ˈhaɪdərəˌbɑːd; -ˌbæd; ˈhaɪdrə-)
n
1. (Placename) a city in S central India, capital of Andhra Pradesh state and capital of former Hyderabad state; university (1918). Pop: 3 449 878 (2001)
2. (Placename) a former state of S India: divided in 1956 between the states of Andhra Pradesh, Mysore, and Maharashtra
3. (Placename) a city in SW Pakistan, on the River Indus: seat of the University of Sind (1947). Pop: 1 392 000 (2005 est)

Hy•der•a•bad

(ˈhaɪ dər əˌbɑd, -ˌbæd)

n.
1. a former state in S India, now part of Andhra Pradesh.
2. the capital of Andhra Pradesh, India, in the W part. 3,145,939.
3. a city in SE Pakistan, on the Indus River. 1,107,000.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Hyderabad - a city in southern Pakistan on the Indus River
Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Pakistan, West Pakistan - a Muslim republic that occupies the heartland of ancient south Asian civilization in the Indus River valley; formerly part of India; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
2.Hyderabad - a city in south central India in Andhra Pradesh
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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With a wave of his hand he would speak of a certain bazaar in Hyderabad. Whiff!
Hyderabad -- Police constable Sajid Jatoi was shot dead in Jamshoro Road near Hyderabad.
HYDERABAD: Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah has advised the people of Hyderabad and adjoining districts to try to perform the religious obligation of Zabeeha on the third day of Eid as rainfall is likely to continue on the first 2 days of Eid.
HYDERABAD -- The Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah has advised the people of Hyderabad and adjoining districts to try to perform the religious obligation of Zabeeha on the third day of Eid as rainfall is likely to continue on the first 2 days of Eid.
HYDERABAD -- Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has asked the elected representatives of both PPP and MQM-P to mutually prepare proposals for development schemes in order to develop infrastructure for Hyderabad after the rainfall.
HYDERABAD -- To activate all bus stops including Badin bus stop and to solve all issues concerning traffic, decision has been taken to form Hyderabad Public Transport Authority under divisional commissioner Hyderabad with collective opinion of deputy commissioner Hyderabaed Syed Aijaz Ali Shah and SSP Hyderabad Sarfaraz Nawaz Shaikh.
Summary: Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 5 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be visiting Hyderabad on July 6, Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy said on Friday.
HYDERABAD -- The Sindh Assembly had passed a law to rename Altaf Hussain University as Fatima Jinnah University in Hyderabad.
KARACHI -- Speakers recalled and lauded the contribution of the state of Hyderabad Deccan to the rich cultural traditions of Muslims of the subcontinent in particular and the world in a general at a seminar organised by the Bahadur Yaar Jang Academy on Saturday evening.
HYDERABAD -- In order to observe the National Voters' Day in district Hyderabad a seminar was held at the Government Naval Rai High School Hyderabad on Thursday.
HYDERABAD -- The cleanliness drive of the sanitary workers of Hyderabad Metropolitan Corporation remained continued under monitoring of Rangers on the third consecutive day on Saturday here in various localities of urban talukas of Hyderabad district.