haji haji

Definition(s):

  • (n) an Arabic term of respect for someone who has made the pilgrimage to Mecca

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Fastjet puts international launch ahead of South Africa plan

    LONDON (Reuters) - Fastjet , the African budget airline backed by easyJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou, said it would temporarily shelve plans to launch domestic routes in South Africa to focus on rolling ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Fastjet to launch int'l flights, puts South Africa on hold

    LONDON (Reuters) - Fastjet, the African budget airline backed by easyJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou, said on Friday it had been granted permission to launch international flights from Tanzania to South Africa, Zambia and Rwanda. Fastjet said the route approvals had been granted by the relevant governments under the Bilateral Air Services Agreements (BASAs) between Tanzania and the other ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Malaysia's BIMB starts talks with Tabung Haji for Bank Islam stake

    KUALA LUMPUR, June 11 (Reuters) - Malaysia's BIMB Holdings Bhd has received approval from the country's central bank to begin talks with Lembaga Tabung Haji for the latter's 18.5 percent stake in Bank ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "In real life Haji was a big fan of Madhubala-ji and he fell in love with Sona who looked like her. So my character is a cross between the two," Kangana said, while giving a sneak peek into the movie.
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Kangana Ranaut Source: Bollywood News (blog)

  2. "I on behalf of the nation and the Indonesian military, surrender the body and soul of Haji Muhammad Suharto to the soil of the motherland," said President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
    on Jan 26, 2008 By: Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono Source: Reuters South Africa

  3. "The character will be inspired by Haji Mastan, but I won't be copying him. We'll take many cinematic liberties. When I played Mahesh Bhatt saab in Zakhm, I wasn't trying to walk and talk like him," Ajay told IANS.
    on Jan 27, 2009 By: Ajay Devgan Source: Hindu

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