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Balle

A slang term for the French franc. It is also used sometimes to refer to the euro. Literally, the word means "bullet."
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Balla pointed out that the attack is the fifth of its kind, calling on West Darfur government to protect its residents and their property against the repeated attacks.
Balla was admitted in the district hospital and was undergoing treatment at the hospital in Hoshangabad.
In a police report, Balla resisted arrest and initiated a gunfight with police.
The first challenge lying ahead is the Asian Indoor Championships, a very special competition for all members of the Qatari team, since it is being held on home turf," says Balla, a 2015 two-lap World Outdoor Championships finalist.
Hindi naman gaanong kalakas yung alon ng dagat, pero siguro dahil sa mga bata pa sila, di nila kinaya yung current ng dagat," Balla said.
The sale comes around six months after Kering started exclusive negotiations on a takeover plan submitted by Balla and Courteille and backed by a team of managers from the units.
Olympian Balla, the bronze medal winner of the 2010 Asian Games and Arab Games gold medallist, knew he has to run against him.
Forge has demonstrated significant capability in completing the Balla Balla purchase and has made substantial progress towards developing the project with the introduction of a partner, in Todd Capital Limited, a division of the Todd Corporation ("Todd"), which is a private company based in New Zealand).
Balla briefed the gathering about the initiatives taken by Morocco, under the leadership of HM King Mohammed VI, in favour of inter-religious dialogue, saying that the Kingdom continues to draw upon Islam's precepts of tolerance, generousity and solidarity in line with universal values.
Les Balla, director of commercial management at CPBigwood, pictured, said the units included clothes and gift shops along with a jeweller and caf.
Gormley and Balla are professors of public policy at Georgetown University and George Washington University respectively.
But I also realised that I had to start looking backwards too to find the roots of the movement for they had all been influenced by the Futurists, and [Giacomo] Balla in particular.