HIRAN


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AcronymDefinition
HIRANHigh Precision Short Range Navigation
HIRANHigh-Rate Mine Neutralization (System)
HIRANHigh Intensity Radar Aids to Navigation
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Belet Weyne, the capital of Hiran, is close to the border with Ethiopia, some 300 kilometers north of Mogadishu.
HELPING HANDS: Gail Rose shows the visiting youngsters how to get stuck into the baking (above), while Hiran Patel advised gardeners on problems.
During a cabinet session on Sunday, Tel Aviv gave the go-ahead to set up two new towns of Hiran and Kassif with 14,500 settler units in the southern Negev region, the Israeli daily Ha'aretz reported.
Hiran 44 Parithosh Bhatt 23, Amal Mathew 24 and Ashish 27 were the major contributors.
Seven rivers that pass through Gir namely Hiran, Saraswati, Datardi, Shingoda, Machhundri, Ghodavadi, and Raval have started drying up.
AIMING HIGH: Hiran Abeysekera-Valere, Joseph Alessi-Orgon and Annabelle Dowler-Dorine leap into rehearsals for Roger McGough''s play, Tartuffe, at the Liverpool Playhouse Picture: JASON ROBERTS/ jr120911tartuffe-1
Sir Michael was accompanied by Hassan Al-Damluji and Hiran Embuldeniya.
We are honoured to be a part of this major motor sporting event," said Hiran Perera, Emirates senior vice president Cargo - Freighters.
The Islamic Courts Union accused on Tuesday the Ethiopian troops of violating the territorial integrity of Somalia saying the re-entered from the border of Ferfer, Hiran region.
Meanwhile, the director of Hiran district, Sawara Akram, said that a project to bring electricity to the new water station in the district will be launched in three days at a cost of 120 million dinars.
A British colleague of Mr Ali, Rehana Ahmed, aged 33, was also killed in the attack on Hiran English School, in Beled-Weyne in central Somalia, about 190 miles north-west of the capital Mogadishu.
Frank Erik Kaatz, 32, is accused in the slaying of Hiran Ediriweera, 41, also known as Rohan Rambukwella, who was found dead at an Arco am/pm store at 20445 Devonshire Blvd.