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a ruler of certain Middle Eastern countries, esp (formerly) Iran



the title of the monarch in several countries of the Middle East and in the Sultanate of Delhi in India. It was first used in the Sassanid state.

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Hemming sent Shah a message saying, "Yep we have it on DVD.
They also claimed that Sameera ran away with Shah to escape domestic abuse at the hands of Bano.
He had also acquired the Koh-i-Noor from a grandson of Nader Shah, in return for support for the latter's claim to the Persian throne.
Shah Jahan's sons fought a the Battle of Samugarh, against each other for the crown.
Shah said to PML-N leader Sheikh Rohail Asghar that government should appoint a Nobel man as head of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority like Ismail Shah as he is an honest and decent man and an expert of information Technology.
In his poetry, he said that Hazrat Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai had focused the poor class of the society particularly he given high place and respect to women in his poetry.
After his accolades for Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron , Shah moved to television rather than continue in Bollywood.
Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala demanded an apology from Amit Shah for " belittling" the Father of the Nation.
It may have been some small solace to Shah Alam to learn of the eventual tracking down and killing of Ghulam Qadir - with similar cruelty as he himself had inflicted upon the Moghul Emperor.
Prior to Shah, Adnoc has been producing in the region of 2 million tonnes of sulphur on an annual basis.
A chance encounter with two fellow passengers on an Ahmedabad-London flight in early 2005 convinced Bhadresh Shah, Founder and Managing Director of AIA Engineering, to change the company's direction.
Its one employee will join Shah & Co's 14-strong workforce at its base at Cash's Business Centre in Widdrington Road, Radford.