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Doab

(dō`ăb), term applied in India to a tract of land between two converging rivers. The Doab, unqualified by the names of any rivers, designates the tract in Uttar Pradesh state between the Ganges and Yamuna rivers, extending from the Shiwalik Range to the rivers' confluence at Allahabad. This well-irrigated region is the greatest wheat growing area of the state.
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According to police, local people informed police that a corpse of unknown young girl was floating in the Lower Barri Doab Canal Jehanian.
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We put our key in and walked in and the woman let out a scream CHARMAINE DOAB DEVASTATED BRIDE
One million saplings would be planted under the Rachna Doab project.
The data used in this study was collected from 544 farms located in the Rechna Doab.
Interestinglythough, those that doab and on their dreams are usually not left with a great sense of failure.
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Soon after independence on April 1, 1948, India unilaterally stopped the water supplies to Central Ban Doab Canal (CBDC) and Dipalpur Canal, claiming her sovereign right over the water passing through its territory.
On Saturday, Haji Mumtaz picked his son Ali Waqas (7), two daughters-Maria (11) and Munazza (8) from school at 12:00 noon by a motorcycle and took them to lower Bari Doab near University of Education Campus and pushed them into the canal and ran away.
by Mahbob Shah Mahbob on 28 August, 2014 - 17:06 JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The Afghan National Army (ANA) on Thursday claimed retaking control of Doab district from Taliban after military operation in eastern Nuristan province.