tofan

tofan

[tō′fän]
(meteorology)
A violent spring storm common in the mountains of Indonesia.
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But an ambitious back-flip pass to Kevin Utterson was intercepted by substitute Ionut Tofan to provide an uneasy finale.
Had Romania fly-half Ionut Tofan succeeded with his three penalty attempts, the visitors would have matched Wales point for point until Neil Jenkins slotted his fourth shot to give his side a 12-0 half-time lead.
The decision was taken at a meeting held in Karak and attended by adviser to the chief minister on prisons Malik Qasim Khan Khattak, Fareed Khan Tofan, former district president Altaf Qadir Advocate and other senior workers.
PESHAWAR -- Awami National Party (Wali) central leader Farid Tofan has asked the government to avoid creating rift among the federation, adding that the statement of the Federal Minister for Water and Power will create rift among the federation for the suspension of electricity to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Three important sanctuaries belonging to Mullah Tofan and Moinudin were destroyed during the airstrike, he told Pajhwok Afghan News over the telephone.
Romanian stand-off Ionut Tofan, who scored all their points, converted his own try halfway through the half but the game was over as a contest and as the Scots gave their subs a run, Stuart Moffat grabbed a late debut try.
Neil Jenkins slotted the penalty to give his side a 3-0 lead before counterpart Ionut Tofan missed two good chances to respond.
5 mins: Romanian fly-half Ionut Tofan is hurt trying to tackle Gavin Henson and leaves the field briefly.
Party insiders said on Tuesday senior workers, including Engr Rasheed, Hidaytullah, Fareed Tofan and others had approached Provincial Assembly Speaker Asad Qaisar and PTI regional president Ali Ameen Gandapur, informing them about the plan of the party councillors to bring a no-trust motion against district naib nazim retired Maj Sajjad Barakwal.
Newly elected Ameer JI, Sirajul Haq, JUI-S chief, Maulana Samiul Haq, PTI, provincial president, Azam Swati, PML-Nawaz, Per Sabir Shah, ANP, provincial president, Bashir Khan Matta, ANP (Wali Khan) Farid Tofan, Maulana Yousaf Shah, Professor Mohammad Ibrahim, Maulana Ataur Rehman, central leader of JUI-Fazal, JUI (ideological) Najeem Khan, Ibrahim Qasmi, PML-Q leader Intikhab Chamkani and Hashim Khan Babar, central spokesperson of QWP were also present and addressed on the occasion.
Government official Syed Ali said the clashes had broken out between fighters loyal to a local Taliban commander, Mullah Tofan, and his rival commander Mullah Nabi.
ROMANIA: Dumbrava,Sauan,Maftei,Gontineac (capt),Brezoianu, Tofan,Sirbu,Balan,Tincu, Socaciu, Socol, Petre,Chiriac, Mersoiu, Tonita.Subs: Tudosa,Toderasc, Popescu, Petrichei, Tudori,Andrei, Teodorescu.