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public figure

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an important or influential (and often overbearing) person

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I thank all the supporters, doctors and volunteers and dignitaries for joining us in an overwhelming majority at this event, said Neil Khot, the current FIA president.
Alongside the Games, Moon will have talks with dignitaries from 14 countries who will be attending the Olympics, which will last until Feb.
The UAE's rulers and dignitaries performed the funeral prayers for UAE President Sheikh Khalifa's mother, Sheikha Hessa bint Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan on Sunday.
Anil Kapoor inaugurates Malabar Gold's 208th showroom at Lulu Hypermarket in Al Hazana, Sharjah in presence of MP Ahammed, Shamlal Ahamed MP, KP Abdul Salam, Mayinkutty C, directors and management team of Malabar Gold & Diamonds, other dignitaries, well-wishers and guests.
Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor inaugurated the outlet in Lulu Hazana, Sharjah, UAE in presence of M P Ahammed, chairman, Malabar Group, Shamlal Ahamed M P, managing director - International Operations, Malabar Gold and Diamonds, K P Abdul Salam, group executive director - Malabar Group, Mayinkutty C, senior director - Malabar Group, directors and management team members of Malabar Gold and Diamonds, other dignitaries, well-wishers and guests.
LAHORE -- Pointing out the movement of foreign dignitaries to Pakistan through non-designated entry, exit points which are negatively affecting the immigration laws, Migration Management Cell (MMC) of the Ministry of Interior has suspended issuance of landing permits .
KARACHI -- A senior officer of the Balochistan Forest and Wildlife Department (BFWD) was transferred within four days of raising objection to violations by foreign dignitaries of code of conduct for hunting of houbara bustard in the province, according to reliable sources.
Riyadh, Rabi'I 22, 1439, December 10, 2017, SPA -- The Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance, General Supervisor of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Guests Program for Umrah Sheikh Saleh bin Abdulaziz bin Mohammed Al Al-Sheikh has announced kicking off the program in its third year as 220 Muslim dignitaries representing the tenth batch will arrive in Madinah on Wednesday.
MALE (Maldives) -- Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday evening attended the 52nd Independence Day celebrations of the Republic of Maldives along with other high ranking dignitaries and officials of various countries here at the National Stadium.
Both the dignitaries remained together for some time and discussed matters of professional and mutual interest.
Mr Douglas-Hughes, who was wearing his military-style ceremonial uniform complete with sword and spurs, fell as the duke was introduced to local dignitaries outside the school.
PESHAWAR -- Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Nasir Khan Durrani Tuesday awarded Traffic Rapid Response Squad ticket officer Rasheed Khan for issuing traffic challan to high dignitaries without any discrimination in a ceremony held at CPO Peshawar.
Senior Qatari officials and a number of other dignitaries attended an Asian Ambassadors' Group dinner hosted by Indonesian ambassador Deddy Saiful Hadi and his wife Endang Ratiningsih Hadi at their residence in Doha.
He said that this meeting took place to counter the press conference held earlier in the name of Arsal dignitaries at the Press Order, where Adib Hojeiry, from Arsal, called the Lebanese army to enter the town and free its outskirts from Takfiri hooligans.
Tenders are invited for supply & providing of Student Activity Center, NIT Supply of best quality chairs for dignitaries on dais: 80 (Eighty) nos.