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alif

(ˈælɪf)
n
the first letter of the Arabic alphabet

a•lif

(ˈɑ lɪf)

n.
the first letter of the Arabic alphabet.
[< Arabic; see aleph]
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In the report, Alif Ailaan analysed the performance of the Punjab government in light of the Punjab Education Sector Reform Programme (PESRP).
For 2018, the company anticipates a strong year with the planned launch of three exceptional new products - the second generation of ENZA MIS ALIF, SPIRA-L Open Architecture Lateral Cage and SPIRAV Open Matrix Corpectomy.
As per Alif Ailan's 2017 report, Sindh's school infrastructure score is 54%.
Salman Naveed, Maliha Umer from Alif Ailaan and Dr.
With digital wallets in place and the enablement of Alif EOBI Cards on POS terminals, pensioners will now be able to maintain their pension in their account, rather than withdrawing the entire amount in one go.
As per Alif Ailan's 2017 report, Sindh's school infrastructure score is 49%, only 42% primary schools have electricity, 54% schools have drinking water, 60% have toilets, 58%, have the boundary wall, and importantly only 32% school's buildings have been found in satisfactory condition.
Salman Naveed, Maliha Umer from Alif Ailaan and Dr Fouzia Khan and Mazhar Ali Siddiqui from Sindh Education Department were also present there.
District Manager Child Protection and Welfare Bureau Ulfat Abbas, District Health Officer Headquarters Dr Asfand Yar, District Officer Special Education Chaudhry Abdul Hameed, Coordinator Child Rights Movement Nida Maqbool, Chairperson Child Rights Protection Committee MCF Farzana Chaudhry, Coordinator Girls Guide Amna Ehsan, Rana Wajid of Rotary Club, Rubina Mirza of Lagan Foundation, Coordinator Alif Ailan Pakistan Asif Mughal, Tahir Iqbal of Lyallpur Development Orgination and representatives of civil society and other officers also participated in the walk.
Alif 38: Translation and the Production of Knowledge(s)
The initial two ventures with which Alif Kitab will take off are a computerized magazine and internet composing workshops.
Alif is a supergroup, composed of five musicians who are well-regarded recording artists in their own right: Khyam Allami (oud), Tamer Abu Ghazaleh (vocals/buzuq), Bashar Farran (bass), Maurice Louca (keys/ electronics), and Khaled Yassine (drums/percussion).
Conceived in 2012 and taking its name from the first letter of the Arabic alphabet, Alif features Khyam Allami (Oud), Tamer Abu Ghazaleh (Vocals/Buzuq), Bashar Farran (Bass), Maurice Louca (Keys/Electronics) and Khaled Yassine (Drums/Percussion).