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Synonyms for faqir

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

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Four of the individuals Abdul Samad Sani, Abdul Qadeer Basir Abdul Baseer, Hafiz Mohammed Popalzai, and Maulawi Inayatullah were designated for acting on behalf of the Taliban, while the remaining two Faqir Muhammad and Gula Khan Hamidi were sanctioned for acting on behalf of the Haqqani Network, the US Treasury Department stated.
Faqir added that the decision to not receive wheat was surprising to farmers.
Such language proficiency was integral to Dwyer's methodology comprised largely of direct translations of loosely structured interviews with the Faqir.
Le court-metrage de la jeune realisatrice Narrimane Yamna Faqir traite de la vie d'une gardienne de voiture.
19 ( ANI ): An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has acquitted Rana Mohammad Faqir of the charge of attacking a convoy of former president retired Gen Pervez Musharraf in 2003.
A stronghold of Taliban led by Maulvi Faqir Mohammad, Bajaur initially proved a tough challenge.
MANAMA: Standard Chartered Bank Bahrain has appointed Hussam Al Faqir as head of origination and client coverage and co-head of wholesale banking for the kingdom.
Faqir Muhammad Anjum, Director General of National Institute of Food Science and Technology, University of Agriculture Faisalabad; Zubair Mughal, CEO of Halal Research Council.
The proceedings of the case of the suicide attack on Musharraf were resumed in ATC-I, where Judge Malik Akram Awan rejected the bail application of the accused, Rana Faqir Hussain, saying the crimes he was accused of were of a serious nature.
The four authors are affiliated as follows: Faqir C.
Mullah Faqir was arrested in the Dar Afshan, an area east of the provincial capital, Tirinkot, said Gen.
The 11 drivers to gain NVQ level 2 were Amar Hussain, Mohammad Sajjad, Muhammed Afzal, Faqir Mohammad, Rani Ghulam Fatima, Khalid Mahmood, Mohammad Yousaf, Muhammed Ali Khan, Rashid Ahmed, Liaqat Ali Javaid and Farid Hussain.
We made this announcement of a unilateral ceasefire in the interest of Pakistan and our region," Maulvi Faqir Mohammad, a Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan deputy, said in a 30-minute radio address.
Police have not identified the pawnbroker but Det Con Shahid Faqir, of Solihull police's burglary team, said he bought the jewellery in good faith and had no connection with the criminal investigation.
Faqir Mohammed, 69, stabbed 24-year-old Shahida 20 times in the head and body after finding her secret boyfriend in her room.