Amanat

Amanat

 

(Arabic), hostage. The word “amanat” was also used in this sense in ancient Rus’.

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Police further said that when the Cantonment staff reached the site, accused - Touqeer Ashraf Gujjar, Siddique Butt and Hakeem Amanat - detained the board staff at gunpoint and threatened the enforcement inspector and staff.
The injured were identified as Amanat, Tariq, Dost Mohammad, Gulnaz Bibi, Sheraz, Nasir, Babar, Shahbaz Ali, Tahira, Jaffar, Shakeel and Shafique.
91, said Al Ashri, adding Amanat may hit a new high of Dh0.
Hossein Amanat, 75, an Iranian-Canadian architect best known for designing the Azadi Tower in Tehran, is working on a new project in San Diego that looks like it was hit and crumpled.
Clifford Chance advised Amanat Healthcare and its affiliates on its acquisition of a 35 per cent beneficial interest in Sukoon International Holding CJSC based Jeddah for a consideration of SAR 179.
Amanat Holdings on Sunday announced a net profit of Dh1.
Members of the Amanat family were shocked to discover the letters BNP daubed in yellow paint on the side of the shop they've run for about 15 years, Leinster News in Leinster Road, Gresham.
The Customs Intelligence Department official who preferred to be unnamed told Xinhua that "We've found 228 gold bars abandoned at a toilet in the Shah Amanat International Airport.
The groups were led by Amanat Ali Chishti, Shumaila Bibi, Shahzad Majeed and Faisal Javed.
5 billion ($680 million) in November to fund construction of a theme park in the emirate, while Amanat Holdings generated Dh1.
Dubai Financial Market (DFM) has announced the listing of Amanat Holdings, a leading healthcare and education company, as trading began in the company's shares under the trading symbol "AMANAT".
Amanat Ali, a gifted young singer, is treated like a hero in India.