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or Sind  (sĭnd)
A historical region of southern Pakistan along the lower Indus River. Inhabited since prehistoric times, it was held by Muslim dynasties from the 11th century until 1843, when it was annexed to British India. Sindh became part of Pakistan in 1947.
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(Placename) a province of SE Pakistan, mainly in the lower Indus valley: formerly a province of British India; became a province of Pakistan in 1947; divided in 1955 between Hyderabad and Khairpur; reunited as a province in 1970. Capital: Karachi. Pop: 34 240 000 (2003 est). Area: 140 914 sq km (54 407 sq miles)
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a province in SE Pakistan, in the lower Indus valley. 24,980,000; 54,407 sq. mi. (140,914 sq. km). Cap.: Karachi.
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Noun1.Sind - a region of southeastern Pakistan
region, part - the extended spatial location of something; "the farming regions of France"; "religions in all parts of the world"; "regions of outer space"
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
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"Sind sie rasend?" he exclaimed, brandishing his stick, and, apparently, beginning to feel nervous.
'Wir sind gewohnt das die Menschen verhoehnen was sie nicht verstehen.' Goethe is always pithy."
Shaw kissed Polly as if she had been his dearest daughter; and grandma held her close, whispering in a tremulous tone, "My little comfort, come again soon"; while Katy waved her apron from the nursery window, crying, as they drove, away, "The saints bless ye, Miss Polly, dear, and sind ye the best of lucks!"
He afterwards took a post on the Sind, Punjab, and Delhi Railway, and his Regiment went home without him.
Asad IA Khan, President of Sind Golf Association, said: 'Much is expected from the phenomenal one Ahmed Baig; this is a grand opportunity and he has to pursue his dream of winning without getting perturbed by the temperamental strengths of the leading champions of our national golf circuit.' The prize money for this Sind Open Golf title is Rs 2.3 million.
Launched in 1977, the iconic Indian Mughlai cuisine restaurant Sind Punjab is celebrating its 42nd anniversary this month.
An old picture of Sind Punjab when it opened in July 1977 Image Credit: SUPPLIED
Es fehlen Politiker(innen), die in gro[sz]en Zusammenhangen denken und bereit sind, mutige Entscheidungen zu treffen, obwohl sie selbst von Umweltproblemen weniger betroffen sind als kunftige Generationen.
We don't care of any APC (All Parties Conference) and want to do something for Sind and bring a real change here, he said while inaugurating the 275th urs of great mystic Shah Abdul Latif on Wednesday.

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