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khor

(kɔː)
n
(Physical Geography) (in the Middle East) a seasonal or dry watercourse
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PESHAWAR -- Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has urged the Afghan authorities to release Pakistani empty trucks and containers being held in Khor Maidan area near Tokham border in Afghanistan.
Summary: New coach Streppel pleased with spirit shown in win over Khor Fakkan
Qatar's construction sector rebounded with a strong growth in July this year, as reflected by robust expansion in the new building permits issued in Al Shamal, Al Wakrah, Al Sheehaniya, Al Khor and Umm Slal municipalities, according to the official data.
Tribune News Network Doha Al Khor coach Omar Najhi praised the team's overseas training camp atmosphere in the Netherlands in preparation for the new football season.
HH Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, alongside HH Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, has inaugurated the $1.6bn (AED6bn) Sharjah-Khor Fakkan Road, which spans 89km from Emirates Road to Wadi Shi in Khor Fakkan.
His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, inaugurated several new projects in Khor Fakkan on Saturday.
MUZAFFARGARH -- An alleged dacoit was tortured to death by people while another was arrested by the police here at Basti Khor near Shehar Sultan late Friday night.
Summary: Dana Gas, a Middle East publicly-listed regional natural gas company, and its partner Crescent Petroleum, have announced achievement of a 30% increase in production capacity at the Khor Mor field in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, which the companies jointly operate on behalf of Pearl Petroleum.
by Times News ServiceAyn Khor is a favourite tourist spot during Khareef.
KUWAIT, April 14 (KUNA) -- Khor Abdullah estuary is one of Kuwait's main marine monuments, situated between the country's northern borders and Iraq.
The next summer, in late July 2008, the senior author photographed several individuals in an arm of Khor Zawra, a coastal lagoon in Ajman emirate.