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Synonyms for fakir

a Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk who is regarded as a holy man

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Consistent with this appointment, Dr Al Faqeer has subsequently resigned from Sadara's board of directors.
The appeal cases related to the premeditated murder of police officer Abdulwahid Sayid Mohammed Faqeer, which occurred on 14 February 2014 in Al-Dair area.
The second decision forms a work team chaired by Haji bin Faqeer al-Balushi, Director General of Vocational Training at the Ministry of manpower to study amending A'Seeb Vocational Training Centre to a specialized institute for construction sector.
The second decision forms a work team chaired by Haji bin Faqeer Al Balushi, Director General of Vocational Training at the Ministry of Manpower to study amending Seeb Vocational Training Centre to a specialised institute for construction sector.
The list of witnesses includes the names of Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudry, his son Arsalan Iftikhar, Registrar Faqeer Hussain, Suleman Ahmed, former premier Yousuf Raza Gillani and Ahmed Khalil, reports The Express Tribune.
Heer Ranjho, a narrative poetry, written by Faqeer Mian Ghulam Ali "Masroor" Badvi and prologue by Bedal Masroor Badvi, published by Sindhi Adabi Board.
Aimn Ali Faqeer is the executive manager of the Alam Al-Asal honey shop in Hadda St.
It was not the first time the Taliban had killed people for spying for US and Pakistani forces, a resident of the area, Malak Faqeer, said.
According to police, Faqeer Muhammad Bangulzai, a retired bank employee, was passing through the Sariab Road near the PTCL exchange when unidentified armed men fired at him.
It was the fifth win for Al Hidd whose goals were scored by Isa Nakima (2 goals) and Ali Al Sayed Isa while Jamal Faqeer and Mohammed Al Qallaf were on target for the losers.
They were named as Mr Haji Faqeer Mohammed and five-year-old Brew Clark.
Alicia Dias, Pei Ling, Hyder Ali, Sikandar, Hasnain Mahar, Mai Dhai, Sattar Jogi, Bhagat Bhooro Lal, Zulfiqar Faqeer, Shamu Bai, Natasha Humera, Ustad Abdullah Khan and the bands including The Sketches, Bakshi Brothers, Roots, Lyari Underground and OB Positive, among others, performed.
The play was written and directed by Amin Shahzada while acted by Hameed Babar, Faqeer Hussain, Imran Rushdi, Shahzad Papu, Naeem Bubba, Shahzad Mughal, Noor Ali, Rana Kashif, Jhalak Ali, Liaqat Shah, Bina Qureshi, Shahid Kado, Naayab Khan, Anjum Abbasi, Hania Shah and Amin Shahzada.
Police arrested three accused persons identified as Mohammad Sabir, Faqeer Jan and Asia Gull along with her minor baby Zunaira (2).
More than 250 workers of PML-N and ANP in Civil Bazar of Risalpur including, Haji Nisar, Sheer Junaid, Imran Wisal and Faqeer Gul and others joined the PTI.