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A city of east-central Pakistan southwest of Lahore. Conquered c. 326 bc by Alexander the Great, it was captured by Tamerlane in 1398 and was under British jurisdiction from 1849 until 1947.


(Placename) a city in central Pakistan, near the Chenab River. Pop: 1 459 000 (2005 est)



a city in E central Pakistan. 1,257,000.
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MULTAN -- NAB Multan has arrested two accused, owners of Master Property Marketing and Subhan City Housing scheme, for cheating public at large.
Rajwana also extended his support for the Multan District Bar.
MULTAN:National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Multan will hold open court on last Thursday of every month
MULTAN -- Station Director Radio Pakistan Multan Mukhtiar Malik said that Radio Multan would improve its broadcast in light of suggestions from its listeners.
Commissioner Multan division and Chairman of Multan Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Bilal Ahmad Butt has said that corruption in examination system will not be tolerated whatsoever as there is a dire need for reviving public trust in the examination system.
MULTAN -- The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Multan arrested three suspects involved in a Rs34.
MULTAN: The outbreak of seasonal influenza in Multan has claimed 19 lives in 25 days so far.
A camp will be set up in Lahore on December 23 to train players for the overseas tour,' Haq told reporters in Multan, where he was accompanied by former teammate Mushtaq Ahmed.
LAHORE -- Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that Multan Metro Bus project is a splendid gift for the people of south Punjab.
Summary: Passengers from the UAE flying Emirates to Multan can travel for less with special fares starting from Dh1,345.
Secretary Aviation and Chairman PIA, Muhammad Ali Gardezi indicated that the government was actively working to put the national airline on the right track on the occasion of PIA's flight commencement from Multan to Jeddah.
MULTAN -- The second Multan Literary Festival was formally launched at Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan in the presence of members of organising committee, representatives of partner organisations and media on Friday.