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Desai

Morarji (Ranchhodji) . 1896--1995, Indian statesman, noted for his asceticism. He founded the Janata party in opposition to Indira Gandhi, whom he defeated in the 1977 election; prime minister of India (1977--79)
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I am convinced that my arrest and subsequent humiliation before the media was purposefully designed to cover up the fraud committed against Desai Industries owners," he said.
The Coast Guard has determined for a replacement bridge a minimum horizontal clearance of 800 feet shall be provided for the main span and 500 feet shall be provided for the auxiliary span," Desai wrote, quoting the letter.
Dhirajlal Desai begged daily for help ending his life after his wife and dog died.
Making the lice problem even worse, Desai adds, is that over the years lice have developed resistance to various toxic pediculicides, which are the main ingredients in common over-the-counter lice-killing products that most consumers turn to for treatment.
Desai then moved to London in her role as ambassador of Great Britain.
It seems a little curious that Meghnad Desai should describe this book as being an explanation of the financial crisis and measures to avoid the next one, because the first third of the book is more of a pocket history of economic thought, tracing the thinking -- and it is not particularly obvious that it was this thinking -- that failed to anticipate the financial shocks that were to shake the world in August 2007.
According to Snapdeal, Desai spent more than ten years at Amazon across a number of departments including logistics, advertising and marketing.
Till the culprits are not arrested, we will protest," Desai told ANI here.
While leading a group of activists from Lonavla, Desai said she was not worried about the threats received from a local AIMIM leader, Haji Rafat Hussain, who said Desai would not be allowed to enter the inner part of the shrine and threatened to smear her face with black ink if she did so.
Meanwhile, advocates Amit Desai and Kushal Mor on Saturday completed arguments seeking bail for Indrani's husband and former media baron Peter Mukerjea.
However, Desai quickly discovered that he didn't like dissecting frogs and rabbits, so he instead earned a degree in chemistry and then turned his sights on a master's degree in business.
Naynesh Desai, senior partner with DDO Solicitors, based out of Mayfair, London, told Forbes : "The other side [of the construction boom in the region] is that Dubai, Qatar, Bahrain, and other places are reliant on getting in labourers from Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh who still work under very taxing conditions.