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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Actually, my career started in 1986 as an actress in the TV series "Al Ustaz Mandor" (Mr.
According to Mandor Police Officer Pradeep Kumar, "A motorcycle has been recovered from the crime scene.
(95) He also sought to establish ties with the Chinese kongsis in Mandor and Montrado, and with Riau.
(10) After a week they departed and after a short trip downriver disembarked and traveled on foot between Dayak and Chinese villages, arriving at the major Chinese mining center of Monterado on 16 November." Three days later they proceeded south on foot and reached Mandor, another Chinese village that was a declining mining center.
The film features a number of talented actors and actresses, including Ola Mandor, Mostafa El-Feky, Ahmed El-Dars, and others.
Davidson (2008:37) collectively refers to the mass detainings and executions of which the Pontianak Affair was a part as the 'Mandor Affair'.
The oil pall plantation labour regime is structured around gendered tasks performed by teams (geng) of workers under the management of a supervisor (mandor) at the bottom of the bureaucratic chain of management.
Triumph welterweight Harvey Perch has also reached the prequarter-finals, but Cleary's powerhouse Mike Cole is out after a points loss to Tarlock Mandor (Walsall Wood) in their Class B Midland final at 63.5kgs.
According to sources, Saeed visited his village -- Mandor Hazra -- bordering Poonch in PoK.
The NCP's vice-president in Khartoum State, Mandor Al-Mahdi, criticized the closure of the privately owned newspaper, Al-Wan, by security authorities, saying the decision was politically unjustifiable.
Similar stories abound across the state of Rajasthan as successive museums came up in Ajmer, Alwar, Bharatpur, Bikaner, Chittorgarh, Dungarpur, Jaisalmer, Jhalawar, Jodhpur, Kota, Mandor, Mount Abu, Pali, Sikar, Ahar, and Udaipur.