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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of north-central India south-southeast of Delhi. The city grew around a walled Mogul fort built in 1613. Population: 383,000.

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  • [Illustration: BURIAL PLACE OF THE RAJAHS OF JHANSI.] "At any rate," I said as Bhima Gandharva finished this narrative while we were walking about the burial-place of the rajahs of Jhansi, and occupying ourselves with tracing the curious admixture of Moslem with

    Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science Volume 17, No. 099, March, 1876

  • Avantika Sharma, Neelakshi Singh in Tamil 'Jhansi ki Rani'

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  • The existing Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College in Jhansi, which is spread over 350 acres, may be used as the nucleus of the proposed institute, it is learnt.

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  • College in Jhansi, which is spread over 350 ... minister Brishen Patel said here on Wednesday that a total of 31,000-km-long roads would be constructed in rural areas under the Pradhan Mantri Gramin Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) by 2010-end.

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  • There's one thread that ties shows from a historical show Jhansi ki Rani to the new soap called Mera Naam Karegi Roshan: He says their shows somewhat tend to address social issues and feature women fighting for self-esteem.

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  • Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed chimney in Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday.

    India in Photos

  • Rani Lakshmibai, Queen of Jhansi: Over the years, the Queen of Jhansi has become a near-mythical hero among the people of India for her role kicking ass during the 1857

    Profiles in Courage: Carlos Hathcock, Lech Walesa, Queen of Jhansi

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  • True, there had been compensations in the delectable shape of Lakshmibai, Rani of Jhansi, and a Victoria Cross and knighthood at the end of the day, and the only fly in the ointment as I rolled down to Calcutta had been the discovery that during my absence from England some scribbling swine had published his reminiscences of Rugby School, with me as the villain of the piece.

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  • The last desperate venture of this kind that I'd sweated over had been when the Hyderabadi Cavalry had charged the breach at Jhansi so that I could be deposited, disguised and petrified with funk, inside the fortress wall, there to worm my way into the presence of the delectable Lakshmibai ... my God, that had been only last year, on the other side of the world!

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