(redirected from Nizams)
Also found in: Dictionary.


see HyderabadHyderabad
, former princely state, S central India. The former princedom of Hyderabad is now divided among the states of Karnataka, Maharashtra, and Telangana. The Mughal empire conquered Hyderabad in the late 17th cent.
..... Click the link for more information.
, India.
References in periodicals archive ?
Such was its power that it flourished even under the Asaf Jahi dynasty's notorious miser, the seventh and last reigning Nizam, Mir Osman Ali Khan, who hardly ever spent anything on himself, though he was personally worth 2 per cent of the U.
Taste them with slices of their special breads - Sheermal (Dh16) and Bakarkhani (Dh14) and you will know why the Nizams loved their food
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Nizams Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad.
The Nizams ran a number of welfare activities in the 1930s and 1940s in Makkah and Madinah.
40) The tawaifs held a very respectable position in Nizams society, they were looked upon as artists.
Many Muslim dignitaries like the Sultan of Mysore, Nawab of Oudh (Ajodhya), Nizams of Hyderabad and Murshidabad were its active members.
3 -- Turtle, one of India's leading men's lifestyle brands, gave the city of Nizams yet another destination for fashion with the opening of their 3rd store in Hyderabad.
After consulting private physicians she presented at the neurology department at Nizams Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) in Hyderabad from where she was referred to our centre.
He says: "This is an amazing feast for the family which originates from the courts of the Nizams of Hyderabad.
The culinary experience at Peppermill has an essence of the regal life and feast of the erstwhile emperors, maharajas, Nizams and navabs of India.
20 -- Napier Cars of Nizams were restored recently and brought back to their original authentic form.
The state of Hyderabad at the time of Nizams was India's biggest and richest princely state, as large as England and Scotland put together.