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a ruler of certain Middle Eastern countries, esp (formerly) Iran
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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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In addition to this, the tax department of the Anti Benami Zone has also initiated an inquiry against Shah who had purportedly kept assets worth billions of rupees in different cities of Sindh under the names of his front.
Bulleh Shah Conference would be held on Sunday after Isha prayers and would conclude before the Fajar prayer.
Currently, gas production from the Shah Deniz field is carried out from the Alfa platform as part of Stage 1 and from the Bravo platform as part of Stage 2.
Shah is known to be a workaholic, incredibly arrogant and absolutely in tandem with his boss - Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Shah Hussain injured a fellow student with knife attack.
Driver of Khadija and her younger brother also knew Shah Hussain.
Meanwhile, Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali via his Twitter account, prayed that Almarhum (Paduka Ayahanda Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah) to receive husnul khatimah and his soul be blessed by Allah.
National Accountability Bureau Prosecutor Nayyar Rizvi said that the number of the scam victims of Double Shah is 3540.
It is estimated that around thousand devotees have been arrived at Shah Noorani.
The first person from the family of Makhdoom Jahaniyan Jahangasht who migrated from Uch to Sindh in the wake of Mirza Shah Hassan's invasion of Uch was Makhdoom Hamid Shah alias Shah Murad.
Sheikh stated that even if Shah acted in self-defence, it was mandatory to shift him to a hospital.
Shah has been chairman, president and CEO of MetLife Japan since 2013 and prior to that he was chef operating officer.