Kular

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Kular

 

an urban-type settlement in Ust’-Ianskii Raion, Yakut ASSR, located 90 km from the Laptev Sea, in the Ulakhan-Sis Mountains. Gold is mined near Kular.


Kular

 

a mountain range in northern Yakut ASSR. It is the watershed of the Yana and Omoloi rivers. Length, 380 km; elevation, 1,289 m. It is formed of shales and sandstones with intrusions of granites in the north. The Kular Mountains, deeply indented by river valleys, are covered by mountain-tundra vegetation and by deciduous tundra forests in the valleys. There are deposits of gold and tin ores.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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A major operation is under way in Edinburgh to locate Mikaeel Kular after his mother found his bed empty yesterday morning.
A major operation was under way in Edinburgh to locate Mikaeel Kular after his mother found his bed empty yesterday morning.
Owner Harjoodh Kular, 23, and friend Baljeet Singh, 22, of Birkenhead, said their regular customers expressed their disgust at the assault, in which Mr Singh, a devout Sikh, was pistol-whipped and stripped of his turban.
Kelly Edwards (24) was found guilty of assaulting Mrs Kamaljit Kular causing her actual bodily harm and affray.
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MIKAEEL Kular's mother was remanded in custody yesterday after appearing in court accused of his murder.
Volunteers help in the search for missing three-year-old Mikaeel Kular in the Granton area of Edinburgh yesterday David Cheskin
Superintendent Liz McAinsh with a picture of missing boy Mikaeel Kular PRESS ASSOCIATION
A forensic officer searching for clues in Edinburgh after three-year-old Mikaeel Kular, left, went missing