Definitions

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  • proper n. A male given name common in India.

Etymologies

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From Sanskrit word meaning "the lotus flower", born from mud - "Pank" means mud and "Aj" means born from.

Examples

  • Police said that Bashir and one Junaid planted bombs at GK M-block market while Mohammad Sajid alias Pankaj, planted a bomb at Barakhmaba Road and died in an encounter.

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  • Atif and Mohammed Sajid alias Pankaj died in the shootout, and Zeeshan and Mohammed Saif, the alleged militant held after the battle, have been sent to 14 days 'judicial custody.

    The Telegraph - Calcutta (Kolkata) - Frontpage

  • "The boy, identified as Pankaj, is stuck about 20-22 feet down in the borewell.

    Daily News & Analysis

  • Pankaj Nangia/Associated Press Indian yoga guru Baba Ramdev announced at a press conference he would continue his hunger strike in his ashram in Haridwar, India, June 5, 2011.

    India in Pictures

  • Cadila Healthcare Chairman Pankaj Patel said the development gives the company access to a "difficult-to-develop product pipeline, expertise and infrastructure that will add value to our operations in the U.S."

    Cadila Healthcare to Buy Assets of Nesher

  • Cadila Chairman Pankaj Patel said the development gives the company access to a "difficult-to-develop product pipeline, expertise and infrastructure that will add value to our operations in the U.S."

    Cadila Unit Buys Nesher Pharma

  • "The implication of negative exits is that investors will ask more questions like can we make returns given the history of this sector," Pankaj Dhandharia, national director, infrastructure, industrial and consumer, Ernst and Young India.

    Private Equity Firms' Losses Low But Rising

  • The fund has assets of 3.2 billion rupees $73 million and has seen an uptick in flows in recent months, says Pankaj Sharma , executive vice president at DSP Blackrock Investment Managers Pvt.

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  • Pankaj Nangia/Bloomberg News Indian energy giant Reliance Industries in April posted a 14% rise in quarterly profit, but still missed market estimates.

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  • For those not well versed in the political spectrum of India, for comparison, having Arundhati Roy and Pankaj Mishra speak on Kashmir is akin to having a panel on church reform that includes Christopher Hitchens and no clergy; or a panel on American imperialism where Noam Chomsky is the featured speaker.

    Suhag A. Shukla, Esq.: Asia Society on Kashmir: Now Serving Foreign Policy Junk

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