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Habibullah

 

Born circa 1872; died Feb. 20, 1919, near Jalalabad. Emir of Afghanistan from 1901.

Under the influence of patriotic circles, Habibullah attempted at the beginning of his reign to implement reforms aimed at strengthening the state and reducing its dependence on Great Britain. Later, he opposed the Young Afghans, carried out a proBritish policy, and attempted to hinder the rise of the liberation movement. Habibullah was assassinated as a result of a palace plot.

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Official sources said the powerful blast occurred in the house of Maulvi Habibullah Jogezai who was among the deceased.
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ISLAMABAD -- The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has filled the important post of member operations by appointing Habibullah Khan as new member Inland Revenue Operations.
The arrested terrorists were identified as Abdul Mateen of Ghari Habibullah, Zaheer Abbas of Vihari who were shifted to unknown destination for further investigations.
PPP worker namely Habibullah Shaikh, resident of village Siddiqabad recorded a protest demonstration for the provision of financial assistance to him on Wednesday.
ASTORE -- Executive Engineer Water and Power, Habibullah Khan said here Thursday the government was providing smooth water supply to industrial and domestic consumers due to improvement in overall energy situation in the country.
According to official sources the crackdown was led by assistant commissioner Dalbandin Habibullah Musakhail and superintendent of Police at Chagai Muhammad Asif Ghilzai who also recovered little quantity of drugs, four motorcycles and solar panels from the possession of detained people who are being further interrogated by local police officials in Dalbandin Police station.
ASTORE:Executive Engineer Water and Power, Habibullah Khan said here Thursday the government was
217-GB along with Fayyaz, Ejaz Asghar, Rashid, Asghar, Majid, Saeed, Arif and Anwaar had killed his rival Habibullah in 2014.
SSP Rao said that one of the militants was identified as Qari Habibullah alias Abdus Salaam Burmi.
Associate Professor of Head of Cancer Epidemiology of National Institute of Cancer Research and Hospital (NICRH) Dr Md Habibullah Talukder Ruskin said, "As many as 121,000 people are being affected by cancer every year.
His brother Habibullah told police that Ahmadi was walking near Dabgari Gardens, an area that houses several specialist medical clinics, at around 9 p.