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Ra·wal·pin·di

 (rä′wəl-pĭn′dē)
A city of northeast Pakistan north-northwest of Lahore. Settled by Sikhs in 1765, it was interim capital of Pakistan from 1959 to 1967.

Rawalpindi

(rɔːlˈpɪndɪ)
n
(Placename) an ancient city in N Pakistan: interim capital of Pakistan (1959–67) during the building of Islamabad. Pop: 1 794 000 (2005 est)

Ra•wal•pin•di

(ˌrɑ wəlˈpɪn di)

n.
a city in N Pakistan. 1,290,000.
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Noun1.Rawalpindi - an ancient city in northeastern Pakistan; served as capital of Pakistan while Islamabad was being built
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
Translations

Rawalpindi

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Rawalpindi

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It had been raining heavily for one whole month--raining on a camp of thirty thousand men and thousands of camels, elephants, horses, bullocks, and mules all gathered together at a place called Rawal Pindi, to be reviewed by the Viceroy of India.
The tall man said that they will loose a great army to punish someone -somewhere - the news goes to Pindi and Peshawur.
Naveed Khattak, a van driver plying from Peshawar to Faisalabad daily, said that in the past he used to pay toll at the end of his journey at Faisalabad toll plaza, but now he has to pay toll at three points - Islamabad, Pindi Bhattian and finally at Faisalabad.
HAFIZABAD -- The Pindi Bhattian police have nabbed a notorious drug smuggler of KP and have recovered 10,080 grams charas near Motorway.
ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad United mentor Waqar Younis on Thursday said that Pakistan Super League (PSL) matches should also be held in Rawalpindi, hours before his side played Quetta Gladiators in an HBL All-Star Muqabla exhibition match at the Pindi Cricket Stadium.
Karachi -- Peshawar Disabled Team beat host Rawalpindi Disabled Cricket Team by 7 wickets and got the second consecutive victory in the 2nd Phase of 6th National Disabled T-20 Cricket Championship 2018, second day here on Wednesday at Pindi Cricket Stadium Rawalpindi, at Diamond Cricket Ground Lahore defeated Azad Kashmir by big margin of 160 runs, Islamabad Disabled Cricket Team at Diamond Cricket Ground beat FATA by 10 wickets while the match was Abbotabad and Sialkot was Tie both the teams awarded 1 point each according to tournament rules.
According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) forecast, moderate fog was being observed on Lahore-Islamabad M2 and Pindi Bhattian-Faisalabad M3 Motorways, especially between Lahore and Pindi Bhattian (M2-3) and Pindi Bhattian and Faisalabad (M3-1).
In yet another incident of road accident due to low visibility, as many as seven cars crashed into each other on Pindi Bhattian Expressway in the early hours of a foggy Wednesday.
According to media, brothers of the girl, identified as Mehwish, organised the wedding in Bhngsika village in the outskirts of the town of Pindi Bhattian.
He said resorts including Bhurban, New Murree, Kashmir Point, Pindi Point, Mall Road and Ayubia remain packed with tourists these days .
Abdul Hameed (60) of Islamabad alongwith his family members was proceeding towards Lahore and when he reached near Pindi Bhattian Interchange, he lost control over the wheel due to overspeeding as result of which the car overturned as a result of which Dr.
The main objective of this study was to identify existing and potential future traffic operations at Pindi Bypass and Chan Da Qillaintersections of Gujranwala along Grand Trunk (G.