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  17th Dogra Regiment [India]
Palsokar, R. The Dogra Regiment, a saga of gallantry and valour : a historical record, 1858-1981.
Cunningham, W. Dogras, handbooks for the Indian Army.
A history of the 1st (P.W.O.) Battalion : the Dogra Regiment 1887-1947, 37th Dogras, 1887-1923, 1st (P.W.O.) Bn., 17th Dogra Rgt., 1922-1945.
www.regiments.org /regiments/southasia/inf/1922-17.htm   (205 words)

  Dogra Regiment
The Maratha Light Infantry (MLI) RR battalion was raised at Belgaum, the Madras Regiment at Tiruchi, the Assam Regiment RR battalion at Shillong, the Punjab RR at Ramgarh, Grenadiers at Jabalpur and the Dogra Regiment RR battalion at Faizabad.
Third battalion of the Dogra Regiment was raised by Lt Col ET Gastrell on October 12, 1900 at Jalandhar.
The Pakistani 23rd Punjab was opposing 3 Dogra.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/india/rgt-dogra.htm   (2595 words)

 DNA - India - Envoy Dogra proceeds on leave - Daily News & Analysis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Dogra has communicated about handing over of the charge to Foreign Secretary Shyam Saran in a letter after the government issued an ultimatum to him to hand over his charge and return, official sources said here on Saturday.
Dogra has contended that while transferring an employee was the right of the government, the External Affairs Ministry had used the word "recall" for the envoy, which is a punitive action under Rule 821 of the Indian Foreign Services Rules.
Dogra's wife has also surrendered her official passport, saying it was an "insult" to have one when her husband was being "humiliated" and "ill-treated".
www.dnaindia.com /report.asp?NewsID=1024295   (832 words)

 Dogra's Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Dogra is derived from a word meaning the two lakes, as the original home of the Dogra people as situated between the lakes of Siroensar and Mansar.
DOGRA, a race of Hill Rajputs in India, inhabiting Kashmir and the adjacent valleys of the Himalayas.
Dogra is the name given to the country round Jammu, and is said to be derived from a word meaning the two lakes, as the original home of the Dogra people was situated between the lakes of Siroensar and Mansar.
www.dografamily.com   (335 words)

 ESPN.com - Pool prepares to turn pro early
Dogra said Pool has tools that can make him a similar player to Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed, who was AP's defensive player of the year this season.
Dogra said Pool has tremendous pass coverage instincts, he can run, he has a 40-inch vertical leap and he can also deliver a hit on an opposing player.
Dogra said Pool was already training at Athletes' Performance in Phoenix, a facility where athletes from many sports -- including Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling and tennis player Jennifer Capriati -- have worked out.
sports.espn.go.com /espn/print?id=1970718&type=story   (367 words)

 The Telegraph - Calcutta : Nation
Dogra had relinquished his charge to deputy high commissioner Tika Jatav before going on leave but refused to surrender the post.
In his eight-page letter to Saran that was leaked to the media, Dogra accused the foreign secretary of bringing shame to the country.
Dogra’s grudge against the foreign secretary was that he was not given a chance to explain his position in violation of the basic principle of natural justice.
www.telegraphindia.com /1060420/asp/nation/story_6120347.asp   (413 words)

 Dogra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Dogras have very limited intelligence and can only fly in straight lines, never deviating from their paths to avoid fire or to chase down intruders.
However, their armored hides can absorb a relatively large amount of damage, which helps compensate for the Dogras' inability to act beyond their rudimentary programming.
Dogras typically travel together in large numbers, often assuming "wall" or "pincer" formations that present a "blast through or die" scenario for any would-be trespassers.
www.geocities.com /leedlebeetle/dogra.html   (167 words)

 Dogra treasure being relocated to safety
The priceless treasure of the Dogra kings, who ruled over Jammu and Kashmir for over 100 years, is being relocated after the Rani Charaki Palace where it was kept was found to be unsafe.
The glittering golden throne is to be shifted to the civil secretariat from Mubarak Mandi, a historic building from where four generations of Dogra kings ruled the state.
Many feared that their heritage was in danger because of the unsafe building in which the 'Toshakhana' was housed since 1947, after Maharaja Hari Singh, the last Dogra king of the state, stepped down to make way for a democratic rule.
news.webindia123.com /news/articles/India/20061221/544394.html   (315 words)

 Historical Sikh Events at Gateway to Sikhism:The Turbulent Years 1839-49 
Soon Dogras had all the administration of state, things like treasury, finance, etc. Then the other group was led by noblemen of Lahore which were both Muslims and Hindus, leaders being Azizudin brothers.
Dogra suspected that Chet Singh was responsible for their removal from state affairs.
Hira Singh Dogra was irked at the suggestion of his uncle for removal of Pundit Jalla and he ordered Punjabi Troops to storm their citadel of Mian Wadda.
www.allaboutsikhs.com /events/turblnyears.htm   (2760 words)

 Controversial diplomat Dogra to return to India - Sify.com
New Delhi: Senior Indian diplomat Harish Kumar Dogra, embroiled in a controversy that has led to withdrawal of his diplomatic accreditation as India’s High Commissioner to New Zealand, has finally decided to return to India where he is likely to face action for defying the government.
Dogra’s wife Neeta and son, who has some business interests in New Zealand, have decided to settle down in the country.
Describing the developments related to Dogra as "awkward", New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clarke said if he seeks refugee status, he would be told the government would prefer him to leave.
sify.com /news/fullstory.php?id=14189113   (492 words)

 The Dogra Regiment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Comments: The Dogras who form the hardy and loyal population of the hill regions of Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir have a long tradition of soldiering.
The Dogras formed into a regiment in 1887, and three Dogra Regiments were raised as part of the Bengal Infantry.
During the World Wars, more Dogra battalions were added and after 1947 the Dogra Regiment gained further in the additional battalions as part of the Army's post-1962 expansion.
www.bharat-rakshak.com /LAND-FORCES/Army/Regiments/Dogra.html   (304 words)

 Ex-envoy Dogra returns, faces probe - India News
Dogra has been promptly slapped with a notice asking him to explain why action should not be taken against him for speaking in public about his recall and making disparaging remarks against Foreign Secretary Shyam Saran.
Dogra had been recalled after he failed to explain why the government had received many complaints about his performance in Auckland.
Dogra, on being recalled in the first week of March, had refused to abide by the order and had retaliated by publicly criticising the foreign secretary.
www.indiaenews.com /india/20060627/12784.htm   (422 words)

 The Hindu : Front Page : Dogra replaced as envoy
Dogra, who was asked to return to New Delhi as far back as March 1, had been resisting his recall and took the unusual step of writing to Foreign Secretary Shyam Saran and demanding his resignation.
Dogra had been asked to return under the IFS (Pay, Leave, and Compensatory Allowances) Rules.
Dogra had himself indicated that he would come back to India in the first week of April and then set April 15 for his return.
www.hindu.com /2006/04/20/stories/2006042017250100.htm   (378 words)

 The Dogra Regiment - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Dogra Regiment is an infantry regiment of the Indian Army, formerly the 17th Dogra Regiment when part of the British Indian Army.
The current regiment was formed in 1877 through the amalgamation of four separate regiments of Dogras as the 17th Dogra Regiment.
Enlisting in the army is seen as an honourable pursuit for Dogras, with the earnings of the soldiers of the regiment forming a sizeable part of the local economy.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dogra_Regiment   (492 words)

 Centre, Dogra wage undiplomatic war : Harish Kumar Dogra, High Commisioner, New Zealand : IBNLive.com : CNN-IBN
Dogra doesn't have a valid visa to stay on in New Zealand, but that doesn't mean he is coming home to face charges any time soon.
Of course, Dogra could appeal for asylum but may not be able to convince New Zealand that he faces persecution upon return to India.
While Dogra has certainly made himself notorious here, perhaps we should have a look at the charges that he made...
www.ibnlive.com /news/centre-dogra-wage-undiplomatic-war/10773-3.html   (407 words)

 Khaleej Times Online - New envoy for NZ, Dogra yet to return
Dogra was recalled last month following complaints from sections of the Indian community that he was not denying them visas, a charge he had denied.
Dogra had gone on leave last week after handing over charge to the deputy high commissioner.
In two letters written to Saran and released to the local media, Dogra had demanded Saran's resignation and accused him of 'impropriety' and 'arbitrary' actions against him.
www.khaleejtimes.com /DisplayArticle.asp?xfile=data/subcontinent/2006/April/subcontinent_April760.xml§ion=subcontinent&col=   (419 words)

 Nisha Dogra (U.K.)
Nisha Dogra, Ph.D., B.M., MRCPsych, M.D., a 2005-06 Commonwealth Fund Harkness Fellow in Health Care Policy, is clinical senior lecturer in child and adolescent psychiatry at the University of Leicester.
Dogra is involved in a wide variety of teaching and training events in undergraduate and postgraduate education, locally, nationally and internationally.
Dogra received a bachelor of medicine from the University of Southampton in 1986 and a doctorate from the University of Leicester in 2004.
www.cmwf.org /fellows/fellows_show.htm?doc_id=281863   (297 words)

 DNA - World - Diplomat Dogra to return to India - Daily News & Analysis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
NEW DELHI: Senior Indian diplomat Harish Kumar Dogra, embroiled in a controversy that has led to withdrawal of his diplomatic accreditation as India's High Commissioner to New Zealand, has decided to return to India where he is likely to face action for defying the government.
Acting tough against defiant Dogra, the government stripped him of his accreditation as High Commissioner to New Zealand on April 18, about a month-and-a-half after he was recalled following complaints against him.
Posted in Wellington two years ago, Dogra was recalled on March 1 as per the "relevant service rules", Sarna said.
www.dnaindia.com /report.asp?NewsID=1025320   (525 words)

 Making waves: Bharat Dogra talked to Jeremy Seabrook New Internationalist - Find Articles
They also need to be liberated.' For Bharat Dogra, an Indian writer, journalist and activist with deep links to many of the sub-continent's most inspiring social movements, it seems inevitable that a country like the US, tormented by violence within, will express aggression in the wider world.
Bharat Dogra is one of those rare individuals who has retained his independence in the presence of corporate global media, refusing to compromise with the orthodoxies of the moment or changes in the ideological climate.
The global-justice movement is a vindication of Bharat Dogra's long years of tenacity and persistence.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0JQP/is_358/ai_105767360   (898 words)

 University of Florida News - Famed Indian dancer Uma Dogra to perform at University of Florida
Kathak dance dates back to the temples and royal courts of 15th century India and Dogra is known for her ability to maintain Kathak tradition in the ever-changing modern environment.
Dogra began dance lessons at the age of 7 in the Lucknow school of Kathak in New Delhi.
In addition to her Sept. 9 performance, Dogra will offer a free dance workshop for all interested UF students on Sept. 7 and 8.
news.ufl.edu /2006/08/31/indian-dancer   (369 words)

 Steiner, Dogra down with CAA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Dogra and Steiner will work with Tom Condon and Ken Kremer in the CAA Football division, which was formed in April.
Dogra's signings during the past few years include first-round draft pick Mario Williams and such top NFL and Pro Bowl players as Cadillac Williams, Chris Chambers, Shaun Alexander, Deuce McAllister, Mike Alstott, Jeff Hartings, Bryant McKinnie, Damien Woody and Roy Williams.
Dogra said he and Steiner were anxious to be able to tap into CAA's deep resources in the entertainment, marketing, endorsement, licensing and other arenas "to grow with and adapt to changes we will face as NFL moves into the future."
www.hollywoodreporter.com /hr/search/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1002879432   (235 words)

 Diversity training for psychiatrists -- Dogra and Karim 11 (3): 159 -- Advances in Psychiatric Treatment
Nisha Dogra is a senior lecturer and an honorary consultant in child and adolescent psychiatry at the Greenwood Institute of Child Health (University of Leicester, Westcotes House, Westcotes Drive, Leicester LE3 0QU, UK.
Dogra, N. (2001) The development and evaluation of a programme to teach cultural diversity to medical undergraduate students.
Dogra, N., Conning, S., Gill, P. et al (2005) Teaching of cultural diversity in medical schools in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland: cross sectional questionnaire survey.
apt.rcpsych.org /cgi/content/full/11/3/159   (4130 words)

 The Tribune, Chandigarh, India - Main News
Mr Dogra, a career-diplomat of the rank of Secretary, however, caused a major embarrassment to the ministry as he refused to obey the recall order and instead demanded Foreign Secretary Saran's resignation.
Mr Dogra, who handed over the charge of High Commissioner to the Deputy Chief of Mission last Friday, had said he would not return to India till Saran retires in September this year.
Mr Dogra sent an eight-page letter to Mr Saran earlier this month, alleging that the Foreign Secretary had engaged in a malicious campaign against him and that his recall "violated the very basic principle of the natural justice in such a serious matter".
www.tribuneindia.com /2006/20060420/main3.htm   (456 words)

 eMedicine - Epididymitis : Article by Vikram S Dogra, MD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Dogra VS, Sessions A, Mevorach RA: Reversal of diastolic plateau in partial testicular torsion.
Dogra VS, Gottlieb RH, Oka M: Sonography of the scrotum.
Dogra VS, Rubens DJ, Gottlieb RH: Torsion and beyond: new twists in spectral Doppler evaluation of the scrotum.
www.emedicine.com /radio/topic261.htm   (1691 words)

 Re-Union of the Dogra Regiment
The 12th re-union of the elite Dogra Regiment was organised at its Regimental Centre at Faizabad.
Addressing all ranks, Lt Gen Surjit Singh, the Colonel of the Dogra Regiment, said that the battalions of the Dogra Regiment had participated in all the post-independence battles, wars and peace-keeping missions abroad.
Floral tributes were paid during the wreath laying ceremony that followed the parade to the martyrs of the regiment who gave the supreme sacrifice in various wars and actions.
mod.nic.in /samachar/15may/html/para.htm   (289 words)

 BBC NEWS | South Asia | India replaces New Zealand envoy
Mr Dogra defended his actions and responded to the recall order by launching an attack on his boss, the Indian foreign secretary, Shyam Saran.
Foreign ministry spokesman Navtej Sarna said on Wednesday that Mr Dogra "was recalled on 1 March and he indicated that he'll come back by the first week of April".
Mr Dogra was appointed as high commissioner in Wellington in 2004.
news.bbc.co.uk /go/rss/-/2/hi/south_asia/4922966.stm   (230 words)

 Recalled Indian envoy fights back slur: Indians Abroad - HindustanTimes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Dogra, a 1972 batch Indian Foreign Service officer, was reportedly asked by the Indian external affairs ministry in the middle of last month to return and was given a two-week deadline.
In an interview to the Dominion Post newspaper, Dogra defended himself against the criticism of how visas were issued, saying that new systems he had introduced had made it cheaper and easier to obtain them.
The controversy reached its peak when Dogra's wife, Neeta Dogra, walked into the High Commission last month and handed over her diplomatic passport saying she did not want to be the wife of a diplomat because of what was happening to her husband.
www.hindustantimes.com /news/5967_1669875,001600060001.htm   (454 words)

 santsipahee.com- 1760 to 1849 AD
After the death of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, the Sikh leadership went into the wrong hands of Dogra Sikhs, who were traitors and had secretly joined the British rulers for their personal gains.
It is recorded in the official British records that whenever a sikh was taken to the execution room, he was given a chance to apologize, but they preferred dignified death than slavery.
His Prime minister was a Dogra Sikh (Rajputs of Kashmir converted to Sikhs).
www.santsipahee.com /17601849.php   (1314 words)

 dogra on blip.tv (beta) - videoblog or podcast   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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A mother and her child make their way down the middle of Henry Street in Brooklyn after a huge snowstorm.
A young boy looked up from the toy-car/shopping cart he was sitting in to wave to me. It only lasted a moment.
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