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nawab

(formerly) a Muslim ruling prince or powerful landowner in India

Nawab

 

the title given the vicegerent of a province under the Mogul Empire in India in the 17th century. As the empire began to disintegrate in the first half of the 18th century, the nawabs of many provinces, including Bengal, Arcot, and Oudh, gained de facto independence.

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In NA-266- Nasirabad cum Jafferabad, Jamhoori Watan party's Nawabzada Shazain bugti is standing against PPP's Mir Changez Khan Jamali.
The local elders, including Nawabzada Shakeel Afridi and Peshawar Town-II naib nazim Mohammad Naeem Shah, announced support for the party in the next elections.
Muscat: Nawabzada Aminullah Khan Raisani, the ambassador of Pakistan, is a proud owner of an antique watch that was awarded to his grandfather, Nawab Asadullah Khan Raisani, by the order of Queen Victoria.
In the last general elections, both Nawabzada Iftikhar Ahmed Khan and Nawabzada Mansoor Ahmed Khan contested from Muzaffargarh but both the sons of the late Nawabzada Nasrullah failed to win.
President Mamnoon said that Nawabzada Liaquat Ali Khan was a prominent figure in the Freedom Movement as well as Tehrik-e-Istihkam-e-Pakistan who lived for Pakistan and also sacrificed his life for the same.
In his application, Nawabzada Bugti asked the court to order that a DNA test be conducted of the body by an international forensics team after the exhumation.
Muscat: The Pakistan Social Club recently hosted a welcome dinner in the honour of Nawabzada Aminullah Khan Raisani, the newly-appointed ambassador of Pakistan to the Sultanate of Oman.
We had expressed our confidence in Nawabzada Harbiyar Marri as a mediator, but UN authorities are not showing seriousness in this regard", Baloch said.
A meeting of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf activists from PK-9 constituency held at the residence of Nawabzada Fazal Karim Afridi on Saturday.
The Board Chairman Nawabzada Arsala Khan Hoti told the Superintending Engineers (SE) and XENs that increasing number of high losses feeders was not acceptable.
Assembly, Sardar Aurangzeb Nalotha and Nawabzada Wali Mohammad Khan, Prof Dr.
The names of the directors elected through balloting are: Muftah Ismail, Furkan Bahadur Khan, Syed Ghazanfar Abbas Jilani, Sardar Rizwan Kehar, Azhar Ali Choudhry, Qazi Mohammad Saleem Siddiqui, Nawabzada Riaz Noushervani, Mohammad Riaz Khan, Abdul Gufran, Agha Sher Shah and Mirza Mahamood Ahmed, the SSGC statement added.