houri


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a voluptuously beautiful young woman

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(Islam) one of the dark-eyed virgins of perfect beauty believed to live with the blessed in Paradise

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BEIRUT: Future Movement MP Ammar Houri Tuesday proposed an amendment to the recently passed workweek changes that came as part of the salary scale bill approved earlier this month.
Manama: Saudi social media users have poured scorn on a fatwa that allowed young men married to ugly women to take drugs before intimate relations in order to have the delusion they are as beautiful as houris.
His team will be taking part in the modern Houri competition and he hopes for this event to become an annual attraction.
Houri further added, "We look forward to encourage more people to opt for LED retrofitting as the LED lighting are not only energy efficient but are environment friendly as well.
Today's extra distance is only a furlong or so, but every yard will help Houri.
Houri said the company will continue to invest in R&D in India, building more globally deployed solutions from the country.
breaks new ground in the location industry adding room-level indoor location to Navizon's global positioning solution," says Cyril Houri, founder and CEO of Navizon.
In a statement issued following the meeting and read out by MP Ammar Houri, "the bloc hailed the Prime Minister's decision to put his resignation on hold, pending the outcome of the political consultations and contacts aimed to glean all political forces' commitment to the dissociation policy, the Arab common interest, the Constitution, and Taef Agreement.
MP Mohammad Raad, head of Hezbollah's 13-member bloc in Parliament, and Future Movement MP Ammar Houri also warned that rivals' failure to devise a new vote law before June 20 to avert a parliamentary void would plunge the country into "chaos and instability" and revive the sectarian conflict that preceded the 1989 Taif Accord that ended the 1975-90 Civil War.
Al Joker finally beat Shehab 4-2 after a high-quality match, while Mohammad Shehab dominated Hani Al Houri to win 4-0.
individual airlines lease space from the airport authority and run their own systems and processes, often resulting in duplicated and inefficient resources within an airport such as check-in counters and gates, said Olivier Houri, President Global Transportation of Unisys.
Ammar Houri told Voice of Lebanon Radio: "The majority was still a majority three days before the presidential consultations began on Monday.
Esteqlal, coached by Parviz Mazloumi, then made considerable efforts to equalize, but failed due to the over-par performance of the rival's goalkeeper Hassan Houri.
David Houri, the CEO of the company said, "ESI has been providing retrofit lighting to our clients since some time and we can now boast of satisfied and happy customers.
The stars: Gregoire Colin, Alice Houri, Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi, Vincent Galo, Jacques Nolot.