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night watchman

Cricket a batsman sent in to bat to play out time when a wicket has fallen near the end of a day's play
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The deceased was identified as Rabindra Mallick who was a resident of Malickpada village and was working as a night watchman at the Construction Camp in Patiamba nearby his home village.
Sanghar -- Armed robbers looted four shops and injured night watchman upon resistance here Saturday-Sunday night.
In the meantime, attorney for the second accused, Phemelo Tshelang, who allegedly hit the deceased night watchman with an object he picked from the ground asked Mangwa whether he informed investigating officer detective constable Tlamelo Matshaba about the events of August 28, 2013 when he was arrested on August 29, 2013.
If the basic role of the government is to be the night watchman, then we should sleep soundly.
When the lodge opens near the end of May depending on the weather the caretaker becomes the night watchman. He mustn't be aroused from sleep during the day unless events require his personal attention.
Glamorgan went in at stumps on 36 for one after 11 overs, with opener James Kettleborough on 16 and night watchman Dean Cosker still there with a single.
Glamorgan went in at stumps on 36-1 after 11 overs, with opener James Kettleborough on 16 and night watchman Dean Cosker still there with a single.
We get a lot of specialist content offered to IDMi, so we decided to produce a serious but interesting publication to appeal to all levels of readership, from the CEO to the night watchman."
The night watchman peered into the grainy video monitor and saw two men in police uniforms.
I was there to see the night watchman. Renato spends six nights a week carrying out this tradition.
Summary: The night watchman of a Sharjah building, who allegedly used a warehouse to store and traffic alcohol illegally has been arrested by the police, along with other accomplices.
Steven Finn, who came in as night watchman on the previous day, went on to score a maiden Test half-century.