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Singer

1. Isaac Bashevis. 1904--91, US writer of Yiddish novels and short stories; born in Poland. His works include Satan in Goray (1935), The Family Moscat (1950), the autobiographical In my Father's Court (1966), and The King of the Fields (1989): Nobel prize for literature 1978
2. Isaac Merrit. 1811--75, US inventor, who originated and developed an improved chain-stitch sewing machine (1852)
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Singer

Lorelei
siren whose singing lured ships to their destruction. [Ger. Lit.: Benét, 599]
sirens
their singing so sweet, it lured sailors to their death. [Gk. Myth.: Hamilton, 48]
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The first principle--also stated simply by Singer as "absolute poverty is bad"--appears to be widely accepted.
The singer also complained that "Indian singers do not get work while Pakistani singers don't miss the opportunity."
Fitch Ratings has revised the outlook on consumer-durables retailer Singer (Sri Lanka) PLC's National Long-Term Rating to Negative from Stable.
The singer has some great Bollywood tracks under his belt so the ban on Pakistani artists came as as serious a blow for Indian fans.
Espanto is not the first Filipino who stepped on the stage of 'Singer'.
Folk Stars Group leading folk singer Laila Jutti said that Pathany Khan was a legend singer who had received Pride of Performance Award.
The new song 'Ayo' in Yoruba dialect, which translates to 'Joy' was the singer 's first solo single for the new year after her joint single with her husband and singer Adekunle Gold.
Singer's consumer electronics and home appliance revenue growth slowed to 1% in 2017 on weak demand, after two years of double-digit growth, due to higher indirect taxes and a prolonged drought that affected the livelihood of a significant proportion of Sri Lanka's population.
During the summit, the singer was talking about why so many songs are being remixed these days.
Yesterday'sAaj TakSummit happened so amazing, and look what have they reduced it to." "My point about being better off being born in Pakistan was about the music companies in India asking Indian singers to pay 40-50% of their concerts remunerations to them, and only then they'll work with those artists but they don't ask the same from the singers from abroad, namely Pakistan," Sonu posted on Facebook.
He was the member of a famous singing group with two other artists' singer Masood Rana and actor Nadeem Baig.