Gulistan


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Gulistan

 

(until 1961, Mirzachul’), a city and center of Syr Darya Oblast, Uzbek SSR. Located in the southeastern part of the Golodnaia Steppes on the Great Uzbek Highway, 120 km southwest of Tashkent. Railroad station on the Tashkent-Khavast line. Population, 31,000 (1970). There is a cotton ginning plant, a dairy and creamery, and a machine repair plant in Gulistan. Medical and preschool pedagogical schools are also located there. Gulistan was originally founded as a settlement at the end of the 19th century.

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On flowers, before, and mist, and love they ran With Persian Saadi in his Gulistan : But O that light
I read in the Gulistan, or Flower Garden, of Sheik Sadi of Shiraz, that "they asked a wise man, saying: Of the many celebrated trees which the Most High God has created lofty and umbrageous, they call none azad, or free, excepting the cypress, which bears no fruit; what mystery is there in this?
6 millions from Plaza Chowk to Awan Chowk in Gulistan Colony.
Deputy Spokesman for the Afghan National Army in Farah Hanif Razai said the militants planned to seize the center of Gulistan District but involved in a heavy clash with security forces.
Lahore Stock Exchange (LSE) has announced in a release that it has halted trading in Gulistan Textile Mills Ltd for a 60-day period or until the court quashes the grounds behind this postponement order.
Requesting anonymity, the official identified the Pakistanis as Nasrullah, Samiullah and Sirajuddin, residents of Chaman and Gulistan border towns.
The Dawn quoted a spokesman of the International Security Assistance Force, as saying that the patrol came under attack in Gulistan district in western Farah province on Wednesday, prompting a call for air support.
Santre Gayle, now 16, was caged for life for the "efficient, ruthless and clinical execution" of Gulistan Subasi, 26.
Santre Sanchez Gayle, known by the streetname "Riot", blasted 26-year-old Gulistan Subasi with a sawn-off shotgun on her mother's doorstep.
Summary: Gulistan Mahmud set a new record for Iraqi and even Asian women
The police said Gulistan, a resident of Charora locality, had an affair with Ravindra Kumar, who stayed nearby.
A three-member bench of the apex court comprising Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, Justice Ghulam Rabbani and Justice Khalil-ur-Rehman Ramday gave the directives on a petition of Haji Gulistan Bittani, a JUI-F candidate from the constituency.