Danda


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Danda

An ancient Indian unit of length variously equivalent to values between 1.5 and two meters.
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Eventually taking the reins in the 80s was the second generation composed of Danda's father Dominador Buhain, uncle Mario Buhain, Teresita Fontelera, and Rogelio Fontelera.
THE Delhi Police maintained that Liyaqat Shah was arrested from Gorakhpur on Wednesday, soon after he reached the Danda checkpost in UP.
Morocco and Niger voiced their will to promote their bilateral ties in different fields during a meeting, held here Friday, between Prime Minister Abbas El Fassi and his Nigerian peer Mahamadou Danda. During this meeting, held on the sidelines of the 12th session of the of the presidency council of the community of Sahel-Saharan states (CEN-SAD), the two ministers underlined the excellent level of their relations since independence and reiterated their determination to further reinforce them for the good of their peoples.
Sweet Jane's Ruairi and Danda Paxton are, of course, brothers from a very musical family.
The event is organised by Damas in association with the hotel and the Navarang group comprising of Ashok Shetty, Kunal Danda, Dimple Danda, Mili Choudhary and Ketan Choudhary.
STRIKING: John Peel's son Tom in action for Ravenscroft Stanley, who drew 0-0 against Live magazine Picture: ANDREW TEEBAY; MEMORIAL: Sheila Ravenscroft and programmes for the five-a-side match; TEAM PHOTO: Sheila (centre) with children William, 29, Tom, 25, Flossie, 23, and Danda, 27
Igbo village life is nostalgically evoked in Nkem Nwankwo's 1964 novel, Danda (1970), in which the trickster-like title character eludes the grasp of Western educational, economic, and religious forces.
It is called guli danda. A guli is a piece of wood in the shape of a cricket bail that has sharpened ends.
Danda Corporation, now known as D and A Liquidation Corporation; Danda Group, LLC; Danda Leasing LLC; The Danda Group Inc.; Alex Jansen, also known as Alex Jensen; and Does 1 through XX, inclusive.
Tenders are invited for horticulture maintenance of garden at bsnl juhu danda complex, santacruz (w), mumbai-54 for years 2019-20 and 2020-21.
CHAKWAL -- Two passengers were killed and 21 others injured when a passenger bus rammed into a parked trailer near Danda Shah Bilawal village at Talagang-Mianwali Road on Monday morning.
The arrested men included Naseeb Zada, Muhammad Arif, Ahmad Khan, Aslam Khan, Rustam Khan and Lal Badshah, residents of Shawa and Danda Rabat who were taken to the Chakdara fort for further interrogation.