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Queen of Sheba

sultry Biblical queen who visits Solomon. [O.T.: I Kings 10]
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Bilquis (District Education Officers, Gwadar) also graced the distribution ceremony held by TIKA.
Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah (Mother of the Nation) inspired the generations of Pakistani women in securing the rights of women across Pakistan along with Begum Rana Liaquat Ali Khan (first lady of Pakistan), Benazir Bhutto first democratically elected female prime minister of a Muslim country, Bilquis Bano Edhi Pakistan's most famous social worker and wife of Abdul Satar Edhi also a social worker in Pakistan.
One goddess who made her preparations in a different way was Bilquis (Yetide Badaki).
Edhi married nurse Bilquis, working at one of the centres, in 1965 and the couple had four children.
These included the Abdul Sattar Edhi Foundation in Karachi for the expansion of their Bilquis Edhi Hospital to 100 beds, the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital for an MRI Room in their under-construction Karachi hospital, the SOS Children's Village for construction of an auditorium and science lab in their Khairpur School Project and to the National Institute of Child Health towards the provision of medical equipment for their Neonatal Unit.
A 61-year old woman, Bilquis Begum, a resident of Pipri, Ameer Bux village, Bin Qasim Town, Malir area of Karachi, was admitted to private hospital few days ago with high grade fever, bleeding and headache.
ISLAMABAD -- The 29th Convocation of M.A English, M.A Education, M.Ed, BS (Hons) English, BS (Hons) Computer Sciences, BS (Hons) Mathematics, BS (Hons) Psychology and BBA Hons Courses was held at Bilquis Postgraduate College for Women, PAF Base, Nur Khan.
ISLAMABAD -- The 29th Convocation of Bilquis Postgraduate College for Women, PAF Base Nur Khan was held on Friday.
Established in 1984, Bilquis Postgraduate College for Women is not only one of the prestigious educational institutions of Pakistan Air Force but also a top ranking education college in the country.
Later Shabbir Shah's wife Dr Bilquis Shah constructed the house after 2006 by acquiring a loan of Rs 20 lakh from Kashmir Bank.
LAHORE: Bilquis and Abdul Razak Dawood Foundation (BARD) sponsored swimmer Mishael Ayub on Tuesday won 10 gold medals at the 18thNational Women's Age Group Championships and the 16thNational Open Swimming Championships.
and children in Edhi Home Gulberg and Bilquis Edhi Home