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  • A city of northern Cuba on the Bay of Cárdenas, an inlet of the Straits of Florida. Cárdenas is a processing and shipping center. Population: 80,800.
  • Cárdenas, Lázaro 1895-1970. Mexican soldier and politician who as president (1934-1940) distributed land to peasants, instituted social reforms, and expropriated foreign-held properties.


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  • Manan Vatsyayana/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Shown, a traditional dancer looked on during a press preview for the annual Surajkund Crafts Fair, in Haryana state, near New Delhi, Tuesday.

    Surajkund Crafts Fair

  • Harish Tyagi/European Pressphoto Agency The Surajkund Crafts Fair is organized by Haryana's tourist board and gives an opportunity for many artists, painters, weavers, sculptors and craftsmen from all over India to display their work.

    Surajkund Crafts Fair

  • The annual Surajkund Crafts Fair began in the northern Indian state of Haryana on Tuesday, showcasing works by artisans from across the country.

    Surajkund Crafts Fair

  • Kevin Frayer/ASsossociated Press A tribal Indian dancer waiting for his cue at the opening of the Surajkund Fair in Faridabad, outside New Delhi, Wednesday.

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  • Left, artists work on a computer at the Surajkund Crafts Fair in New Delhi, Jan. 31.

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  • In what could add to the heat on controversial NRI hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal, whose name in among those selected by the UPA government for a Padma award this year, the National G. Anand Section of foreigners running commercial operations Cochin Local Centre: Technical presentation on 'Hazard identification and risk assessment of hazardous storages in an industrial area', St. Kerala too wants a Surajkund-type fair - Articles related to Abboud sees Lebanon tourism increasing by up to 20 percent

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