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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.
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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
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(ləˈhɔr, -ˈhoʊr)

a city in NE Pakistan: the capital of Punjab province. 5,085,000.
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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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Summary: Chandigarh (Haryana) [India], Feb 16 (ANI): Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader Abhay Singh Chautala has canceled his scheduled visit to Lahore, Pakistan, in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack.
In the spirit of providing an opportunity for collaboration and platform for knowledge exchange, University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, Pakistan and FSK Energy Efficiency and Conservation Organization (A Foundation of FSK Ltd.) are organizing IEEE International Conference on Energy Conservation on 16-17 October 2018 at UET Lahore, Pakistan in collaboration of Punjab Government PEECA and IEEE IAS (Industrial Applications Society, USA); inviting engineers, researchers, energy experts, manufacturers, and building designers to interact, discuss, explore and exchange ideas in the fastest growing field of Energy Efficiency and Conservation strategies.
On June 17, 2014 police moved to remove the barriers placed on roads leading to Minhajul Quran institutions and residence of Dr Tahirul Qadri in Model Town of Lahore, Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief.
(a) Lahore Garrison University, Main Campus, Sector-C, Phase VI, DHA, Lahore, Pakistan
In the article titled "Seroprevalence of Dengue IgG Antibodies among Healthy Adult Population in Lahore, Pakistan" [1], the name of the second author was given incorrectly as Hiba Nabeel.
Hurria Manzoor Lahore College for Women University Lahore, Pakistan & Sarah Shahed Lahore College for Women University Lahore, Pakistan
LAHORE, Pakistan, Muharram 16, 1435, Nov 19, 2013, SPA -- Police say gunmen on a motorcycle have killed a university director and his driver in eastern Pakistan, AP reported.
Summary: Muscat: A delegation from GC University Lahore, Pakistan, visited Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) earlier this ...