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Burney

1. Charles. 1726--1814, English composer and music historian, whose books include A General History of Music (1776--89)
2. his daughter, Frances. known as Fanny; married name Madame D'Arblay. 1752--1840, English novelist and diarist: author of Evelina (1778). Her Diaries and Letters (1768--1840) are of historical interest
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Burney maintains a Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) Certification and is a current member of the Society of Economic Geologists.
The eyewitnesses picked out Khawar Burney and Abdul Rehman among the dummies and deposed that Khawar was travelling in a Vigo and he opened fire at the victim's car while the other suspect was also present with the main suspect in the vehicle.
The officer then presented Khwar's cousins Hasan Husain Burney, Haider Burney, Raza Husain Burney and security guard before the witnesses.
Ansar Burney strongly condemned unrest situation in Indian held Kashmir and the brutal killings of Kashmiris by Indian forces.
Ansar Burney said in this regard recently he visited New Delhi and Islamabad and urged upon India and Pakistan to release all such Pakistani, Indian and all other foreign Prisoners who have already completed their Prison terms since long time ago in Indian and Pakistani Prisons.
Former Federal Minister for human rights and Chairman of Ansar Burney Trust International has said that entire city of Karachi is become a corruption and city of land grabbers under the patronage of Government officials and Administration where only bribe and illegal money is become a constitution and law.
Burney, who is on a peace mission, will reach India through the Wagah- Attari land route around noon.
Burney said that the prisoners were in Indian jails despite completing their jail terms.
Neighbour Brian Barton discovered Mr Burney in his home where there were several empty packets of tablets and a suicide note.
I just told my line to keep blocking and we'll get through this,'' Burney said.
Volume III of The Early Journals and Letters of Fanny Burney has reached perhaps the most interesting part of the projected twelve-volume edition, the publication of her most famous novel, Evelina in 1778.
It is well known that Fanny edited out of her Memoirs of Doctor Burney (1832) certain unsavoury episodes, as well as suppressing the humble roots of the MacBurney clan.