The fort even in very dilapidated condition, had offices used by the then heads of princely
state of Bahawalpur, water ponds, residential rooms, a prison and other buildings located within the premises of the fort.
Listowel included a clause in the Indian Independence Bill, which lapsed Paramountcy only on the day India became independent, so that India -- unless it could make arrangements by agreement before hand -- would be confronted on August 15 by nearly 600 princely
states containing 100 million people, each state completely independent.
Group B consisted of former princely
states which formed a group.
The presentation of this exceptional assemblage of art can be best described as a meeting of West and East," Johann Kraftner, director of The Princely
Collections, Liechtenstein, said.
The company has been owned for over eighty years by the Princely
House of Liechtenstein.
The procession which took place in Rajkot on Tuesday for the wedding of Mrugeshkumariba, daughter of Mandhatasinh Jadeja from the erstwhile princely
state of Rajkot, who would be marrying the former prince of Khimsar in Rajasthan, Dhananjay Singh on January 17.
HAVING worked in this country from the age of 15, having paid hundreds of thousands in taxes over those years, never having been out of work in over 40 years, I now receive my state pension reward in January 2011 - the princely
sum of pounds 102.
AMIDST all the furore created by some MPs ensuring a large increase in their salaries and pensions, apart from making full use of their expense allowances, we, the public, must not forget that these same MPs were generous enough to support a vote to increase the weekly pension of those over the age of 80 years by the princely
sum of 25p.
To help with all of these rising costs, I am to be awarded the princely
sum of 20p per week
The film uses student politics entangled with a covert rebellion against the government by an erstwhile princely
community to highlight the pulls and pressures on democracy from growing regional aspirations and discontent.
DID you rush over last Friday hoping to bag yourself a pair of limited edition Diesel jeans for the princely
sum of just pounds 30?
Thirteen tracks from folk's leading artists for the princely
sum of pounds 1.
A Letter of Intent from Princely
Jets (Pvt), a private jet charter operator based in Pakistan, has been accepted by Aerion, through its international sales partner ExecuJet, for one supersonic business jet.
Some 270 members of princely
families, or about a third of the eligible princes, joined the party.
The author's challenging premise is that although Cosimo initially trumpeted absolutism, he espoused republicanism throughout the 1560s when his princely
status seemed secure; conversely, theories of unwavering ducal absolutism, adhered to by Vasari and many Medici scholars, are questionable.