Lahore


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La·hore

 (lə-hôr′)
A city of northeast Pakistan near the Indian border southeast of Rawalpindi. The city reached the height of its grandeur as a Mughal capital in the 1500s and retains many splendid architectural examples from that period.

Lahore

(ləˈhɔː)
n
1. (Placename) a city in NE Pakistan: capital of the former province of West Pakistan (1955–70); University of the Punjab (1882). Pop: 6 373 000 (2005 est)
2. (Breeds) a variety of large domestic fancy pigeon having a black-and-white plumage

La•hore

(ləˈhɔr, -ˈhoʊr)

n.
a city in NE Pakistan: the capital of Punjab province. 5,085,000.
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Noun1.Lahore - city in northeast PakistanLahore - city in northeast Pakistan    
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
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He sat, in defiance of municipal orders, astride the gun Zam Zammah on her brick platform opposite the old Ajaib-Gher - the Wonder House, as the natives call the Lahore Museum.
True, he knew the wonderful walled city of Lahore from the Delhi Gate to the outer Fort Ditch; was hand in glove with men who led lives stranger than anything Haroun al Raschid dreamed of; and he lived in a life wild as that of the Arabian Nights, but missionaries and secretaries of charitable societies could not see the beauty of it.
'Is it true that there are many images in the Wonder House of Lahore?' He repeated the last words as one making sure of an address.
This man was entirely new to all his experience, and he meant to investigate further, precisely as he would have investigated a new building or a strange festival in Lahore city.
Therefore Mahbub had avoided halting at the insalubrious city of Peshawur, and had come through without stop to Lahore, where, knowing his country-people, he anticipated curious developments.
He seemed half mad and told me that the body of a scene-shifter had been found hanging in the third cellar under the stage, between a farm-house and a scene from the Roi de Lahore. I shouted:
(for officers in the army and navy), he returned at the age of seventeen to India, where he first did strenuous editorial work on newspapers in Lahore, in the extreme northwestern part of the country.
Chatterjee, a political exile who had formerly served in the British-Indian aeronautic park at Lahore.
The commissioner said that different empty areas of Lahore had been identified for tree plantation and those areas would be provided to the civil society.
LAHORE -- With just one month to go for the start of the Pakistan Super League 2019, South African star and former captain AB de Villiers has confirmed he will tour Pakistan for the Lahore Qalandars' matches scheduled in the cricket-loving nation.
Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaf (PTI) is all set to participate actively in the general election 2018 from allover Pakistan and espcially from its main bettle ground of Lahore.
LAHORE:Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) on Monday announced the names of forty-one junior players for attending a physical conditioning training camp from April 16 at Islamabad.