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India: see JodhpurJodhpur
or Marwar
, former principality, Rajasthan state, NW India. Except for the eastern section, it is largely an arid wasteland. The principality was founded in the 13th cent. by the Rathor clan of Rajputs and was later a vassal of the Mughal empire.
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The EU support is over a period of 48 months (till December 2014) and is directly benefitting 80 villages of Barmer, Jalore and Jaisalmer districts in the Marwar region, reaching a beneficiary population of 100,000.
PESHAWAR, September 04, 2011 (Frontier Star): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Barrister Masood Kausar has strongly condemned the suicide attack at Police Station, Pezu in district Lakki Marwar the other day.
14) The land of origin is an important parameter in judging a horse, and Tod in his Annals observes that there were several horse fairs in Marwar, where "the horses of Cutch and Cattiawar, the jungle, and Mooltan, were brought in great numbers.
The property that belongs to the erstwhile royals of Marwar, as Jodhpur was earlier known, had been hired by Naomi exclusively to host the birthday celebrations for her beau of four years.
It may be mentioned here that some unknown armed men had kidnapped eight mine workers from Sinjdi area on July 7 and later on July 12, dead bodies of seven workers had been found from Marwar area.
Strategically located in the centre of the tourist circuit in the Marwar region of Rajasthan, sprawling over 32 acres at the fringe of the Badlands of India, Lakshman Sagar is as unconventional as it can get in 'Royal Rajasthan' crawling with havelis and forts turned into hotels.
The main aim is to encourage floriculture in the whole Marwar region.
According to the details, a truck of security forces after giving foods to security Personnel deputed in different check posts of Quetta was returning back when it hit a landmine planted by some unknown terrorists in Marwar area of Quetta, leaving 5 soldiers dead 4 others injured.
In the absence of any authentic record, the project sought to "recreate" an 18th-century garden through an analysis, understanding, and interpretation of contemporaneous Marwar paintings.
Tenders are invited for Ajmer Division Removal Of Existing Antenna Waveguide From Tower Dismantling Of Radio Equipment Multiplexer Battery Bank Battery Charger And All Others Equipments From 10 Railway Microwave Stations At Ajmer Mangaliyawas Sendra Chandawal Marwar Jn Bhagwanpura Jawai Bandh Abu Road Iqbalgarh And Palanpur Railway Microwave Stations To Microwave Station Ajmer Sse Tele Office Ajmer
Balochistan High Court (BHC) Bar Association President Hadi Shakeel told the court that a check of the FC is located near the site in Marwar where poor miners were assassinated, adding also Dera Bugti is a no-go area for all.
A PERSON dedicated to improving the neuro rehab facilities in the country is Maharaja Gaj Singh II of Marwar, Jodhpur.