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PAN

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Panama. The code is used for transactions to and from Panamanian bank accounts and for international shipping to Panama. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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Naseem Shaik said people selling paan should also be fined.
According to Gulf News, Sohail Mohammad Awadhi, Head of the operation Unit at Bur Dubai said that "the awareness campaign primarily focused on the negative impacts of chewing paan, and guiding people regarding the legal consequences of using paan items was also included in the awareness lectures.
The main carcinogens in paan masala (blend of fresh betel nuts, catechu, cardamom and lime with or without tobacco) and gutkha are derived from the ingredients areca nut, lime, catechu and tobacco.
Jean-Marie PAan joined the firm in 1983 and has been serving clients in the Middle East including local companies, multinational corporations, family-owned conglomerates and private equity funds for more than 15 years.
Paan consists of three basic ingredients; the betel leaf, thinly sliced nut of the Areca palm and lime paste.
Even so, the results of this study, combined with evidence gathered from our review of the literature, lead us to conclude that in the absence of certain preoperative risk factors (tonsillar asymmetry, a neck mass, a visible tonsillar lesion, a history of cancer, constitutional symptoms, or a history of tobacco, paan leaf, or betel nut use), routine histologic examination of tonsillectomy specimens is not necessary and serves only to increase costs and divert man-hours.
According to Nazia, on Thursday while she was sitting in the shop, police constable Rakesh Tomar, who is posted in Sarsawan area, asked for a paan and then parked his motorcycle there.
Paan stains and littering is common in densely populated areas like Al Sabkha.
Speaking at a function afer bring nominated as General Secretary of the Pakistan National Heart Association (PANAH), he said that smoking or chewing tobacco in form of gutka, naswar and paan causes slow death, which kills a person by damaging his internal organs step by step.
What few people realise is that there is no one specific type of paan.
Washington, October 25 ( ANI ): Chewing betel quid or paan exposes half a billion people to substances that act as direct carcinogens in the mouth, scientists have revealed.
Sharjah A bustling bazaar of banned porn and paan flourishes every night in a rundown corner of Sharjah, with sellers and buyers breaking the law in blatant defiance.