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an ancient city of Sumer located on a former channel of the Euphrates River

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Major feature of the urs was a mushaira which continued on the whole three days of urs, the source mentioned.
Devotees swarm the 400-year-old shrine of Hazrat Shah Chan Charagh on the occasion of Urs.
He said: 'Although urs is a two-day event, its celebrations always start five days before its inauguration.' He added that dozens of goats were slaughtered and cooked to be served as langar at the shrine.
Auqaf Department has allocated grant over Rs 459,000 for holding urs in befitting manners.
every part of the country would attend the urs. Arrangements were
Pakistani pilgrims set to leave on Monday to attend Hazrat Amir Khusro's urs in India
The urs is marked by the dhamaal performance which is done on the beat of the dhol.
Reports said Mary Ann de Castro, also a member of the URS delegation, and bus conductor Jommel Tomas were taken to a hospital in Batangas province, while Maricel Maniaol remained at San Jose District Hospital in Occidental Mindoro.
CEO Urs Schaeppi said he was delighted that Swisscom has been able to appoint an experienced successor from within the company.
Available techniques include SWL, semirigid or flexible URS, laparoscopic ureterolithotomy and open surgery.
In essence, the URS has been designed to give trademark owners a faster, cheaper alternative to the UDRP for combating cybersquatting and other forms of trademark infringement by domain name registrants.
URS Capital Partners said it has acquired Summit Place, a Charleston, SC multi-family property, in an off-market transaction utilizing a combination of Fannie Mae debt and equity sourced through URS's intimate network of private high net worth partners.
URS, an AECOM company, has been awarded a five-year contract renewal by ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc.
20 October 2014 - US engineering design firm AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE:ACM) said it had closed its acquisition of domestic construction, engineering and technical services provider URS Corporation (NYSE:URS).
US-based building consultancy giant Aecom has announced that it has completed its $6bn takeover of URS Corporation.