Rohilkhand
or Bareilly geographical name region N India in Uttar Pradesh; chief city Bareilly

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  • Rohilkhand — (Hindi: रुहेलखण्ड, Urdu: روہیل کھنڈ) is a region of northwestern Uttar Pradesh state of India. [ [http://encyclopedia.jrank.org/RHY RON/ROHILKHAND.html Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition: Rohilkhand] ] [… …   Wikipedia

  • Rohilkhand — Rohilkhand, Division der indobrit. Vereinigten Provinzen (Agra, früher Nordwestprovinzen), 28.251 qkm, (1901) 5.478.460 E.; Hauptstadt Bareli; benannt nach den Rohillas, einem Afghanenstamm …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Rohilkhand — ▪ historical region, India       low lying alluvial region in northwestern Uttar Pradesh state, northern India. The Rohilkhand is part of the Upper Ganges (Ganga) Plain and has an area of about 10,000 square miles (25,000 square km). It is… …   Universalium

  • ROHILKHAND —    (5,343), a northern division of the North West Provinces, British India; is a flat, well watered, fertile district, crossed by various railways; takes its name from the Rohillas, an Afghan tribe, who had possession of it in the 18th century …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Rohilkhand University — M.J.P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh, India) was established in 1975 as an affiliating University. Its status was upgraded to affiliating cum residential University in 1985 when teaching departments were established in the campus …   Wikipedia

  • M. J. P. Rohilkhand University — Established 1975 Type Public Location Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh …   Wikipedia

  • Muslims of Uttar Pradesh — For Uttar Pradeshi Muslims who settled in Pakistan, see Muhajir people. Muslims in Uttar Pradesh number about 30,740,158 (18.4961%), and form the largest religious minority in the state. They are also known as Urdu speakers, on account of Urdu… …   Wikipedia

  • Rohilla — For the steamship, see SS Rohilla. Rohilla Maulana Mohammed Ali, Shaukat Ali, Rahimuddin Khan Total population 2 million Regions with significant populations • …   Wikipedia

  • Pilibhit district — This article is about the district. For its eponymous headquarters, see Pilibhit. This article is about Pilibhit, a district situated in the Bareilly Division of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.. For others, see Pilibhit (disambiguation).… …   Wikipedia

  • Najib-ul-Daula — The Third battle of Panipat, 13 January 1761, Najib Khan (Najib ud daula) and Shuja ud Daula, standing left to Ahmad Shah Durrani, shown on a brown horse. Najib ud daula, also known as Najib Khan, was a noted Rohilla tribal chief in 18th century… …   Wikipedia

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