Punjab


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  • noun

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a historical region on northwestern India and northern Pakistan

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Justice Shahid karim passed these orders on petition filed by Aurangezeb Alamgir and others challenging the process for selection of VC Punjab University.
Manmohan Singh stepped up attack on the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance ahead of the upcoming assembly polls in Punjab, blaming it for the state's deteriorating economic condition.
LAHORE, July 25 -- The Punjab Assembly's recent 19-day session, though marred with a controversy with the media, passed a record number of bills, thanks to a boycott by the opposition and journalists.
FORMER Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh has again stoked the politics of interstate water sharing.
THE DARK, RICH CURRIES of India's Punjab region along with numerous, tandoor-baked dishes can now be enjoyed at the new Punjab Cafe in Tarzana.
Although the growth of agricultural output and productivity in the two Punjabs was about the same between 1950 and 1965, it became significantly higher in East Punjab than West Punjab in the period that followed, with the result that the Indian Punjab enjoyed productivity levels in 1985 which were double those of the Pakistani Punjab.
Centurion Bank of Punjab (CBOP) was formed from the October 2005 merger of Centurion Bank and Bank of Punjab.
In the Udner-11 category only one match played between Usman Butt of Punjab and Shoaib Asghar of PAF stretched to five sets battle, the score was 12-10, 5-11, 10-12, 11-8 and 11-7.
LAHORE -- The Lahore High Court Wednesday exempted Punjab Chief Minister Mohammad Shahbaz Sharif from personal appearance on May 14 in a land compensation case.
LAHORE -- Accountant General Punjab Imran Iqbal, following the directions of Ombudsman Punjab Javed Mahmood, has set up "Facilitation Centre" at AG Office Lahore and "Double Pension Counters" at all District Accounts Offices to receive the arrear claims of pensioners of 75 and above.
Nearly three million industry workers will keep on working in next three months because of federal government s decision of supplying 100MMCFD gas to textile industry in Punjab.
Mini Punjab' is a Punjab away from Punjab in Mumbai.
THE INTENSE, creamy curries of India's Punjab region, sometimes bright red, can now be enjoyed in a new Northridge restaurant, Punjab Palace.
Evergrowth plans to launch Motorola's Global System for Mobile (GSM) Communications service under the brand name Essar Cellphone for subscribers in Punjab by the end of 1996.
LAHORE -- The Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) Government has decided to adopt Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab model to address the problems of overseas Pakistanis belonging to AJK and has requested OPC Punjab to extend cooperation for establishing an online system align to OPC Punjab to deal with the complaints of overseas Pakistanis.
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