Ranjit Singh


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Ran·jit Singh

 (rŭn′jĭt sĭng′) Known as "the Lion of the Punjab." 1780-1839.
Punjabi leader of the Sikhs who unified warring Sikh states into a kingdom and resisted colonization by the British, with whom he maintained an alliance.

Ranjit Singh

(ˈrʌndʒɪt ˈsɪŋ)
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(Biography) called the Lion of the Punjab. 1780–1839; founder of the Sikh kingdom in the Punjab
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Three brothers -- Fakir Azizuddin, Imamuddin and Nooruddin -- developed a close relationship with Ranjit Singh. Azizuddin became the right hand of Ranjit Singh.
ISLAMABAD -- Sikh pilgrims returned to India on Thursday after attending a ceremony marking the 177th death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, the founder of the Sikh empire at his mausoleum in Lahore.
IT seems the Punjab government forgot to celebrate the founder of the Sikh Empire, Maharaja Ranjit Singh's birthday, this year.
I don't call that a choice, as both were hard choices and he was not allowed to us the Ranjit Singh method while appointing the CJ or COAS.
But that was exactly the scenario Ranjit Singh Dhami faced when gun-toting robbers burst into his Frankley convenience store in August this year.
The official said that the present building of this temple was constructed in 1834 on the command of Maharaja Ranjit Singh.
Summary: Lahore [Pakistan], June 27 (ANI): A life-size sculpture of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, who ruled over Punjab for four decades, is slated to be unveiled here on Thursday on the eve of his 180th death anniversary.
The Guru Granth Sahib kept at the Lahore Museum is from the times of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, the leader of the Sikh Empire, who ruled the northwest Indian subcontinent in the early half of the 19th century.
RANJIT Singh Kohli, alias Raqibul Hassan, the husband of national shooter Tara Sahdev, was arrested by a joint team of Delhi and Ranchi police from the Delhi- Ghaziabad border on late Tuesday night.
Despite staring down the barrel of a sawn-off shotgun, brave dad-oftwo Ranjit Singh Dhami defiantly called the raiders' bluff when he refused to open the till.
ISLAMABAD, December 06, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Leader of the opposition in the National Assembly Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has advised the federal minister (who want to become Punjab Governor) is terming killing of Punjab Governor Salman Taseer as political murder should not behave like Ranjit Singh, added that the government should end gas load shedding like repealing decision about price hike of petroleum products.
Ranjit Singh, chief executive of 2 Sisters Food Group, said: 'This acquisition is part of a strategy to develop a fully integrated poultry business.