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  MySpace.com - Sultan - Montreal, CA - House - www.myspace.com/sultansoultan
In the past four years Sultan has established himself as one of the most innovative and respectable djs and producers in the electronic dance scene.
The two, alongside Ned Shepard, spent the month of January co-writing and co-producing songs for her forthcoming solo Album to be released later this year.
Recently both Sultan and Ned Shepard have joined Nadia on tour with Sultan playing guitars and Ned playing keyboards for her Live Show.
www.myspace.com /sultansoultan   (575 words)

  
  Sultan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the later stages Sultan was used mostly for the wive of the emperor.
Indonesia — Sultan of Yogyakarta is governor of that province
Note: Sultan is the title of seven (Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Pahang, Perak, Selangor and Terengganu) of the nine rulers of the Malay states.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sultan   (1049 words)

  
 Sultan: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Tipu sultan, also known as tipu sahib (1750 - 1799) was ruler of the kingdom of mysore from 1782, and one of the primary native sources of resistance...
The sultanate of brunei, more commonly referred to as brunei darussalam or simply brunei, is an oil-rich country located on the island of borneo,...
Note: Sultan is the title of seven of the nine rulers[Follow this hyperlink for a summary of this subject] of the Malay states Malay states quick summary:
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/s/su/sultan.htm   (2189 words)

  
 HeraldNet - Stopping by Sultan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Growth is at hand in Sultan as it is elsewhere in Snohomish County, and residents and town officials are planning for it.
Sultan is named for Chief John Sultan, who led a local tribe to the area at the base of the Skykomish River in the early 1800s.
Sultan, he said, is still the kind of place where the whole police department gets to lead the town's annual Shindig parade.
www.heraldnet.com /Stories/99/11/28/11608175.htm   (2691 words)

  
 List of rulers of Morocco - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Since 1957 the designation King was used; before that the office was generally known as that of the Sultan.
Sultan Mulay Muhammad al-Rashid bin Sharif, 1st Sultan of Morocco, etc, b.
Proclaimed at Toza, on the death of his elder half-brother as Sultan of Tafilalt, 2nd August 1664.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/King_of_Morocco   (198 words)

  
 Tipu Sultan Encyclopedia @ LaunchBase.net (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
A potrait of Tipu Sultan by Edward Orme (1774 -1822).
Tipu Sultan, also known as The Tiger of Mysore (December 10, 1750, Devanahalli – May 4, 1799, Srirangapatnam) was the first son of Haider Ali by his second wife, Fatima or Fakr-un-nissa.
On May 4, 1799, the armies broke through the defending walls and Tipu Sultan was killed in the fighting.
www.launchbase.net /encyclopedia/Tipu_Sultan   (1106 words)

  
 Cox & Forkum: Sultan of Enlightenment
Sultan, who is 47, wears a prim sweater and skirt, with fleece-lined slippers and heavy stockings.
Sultan said she took those words [the "heretic" accusation by Dr. Ibrahim Al-Khouli] as a formal fatwa, a religious condemnation.
Sultan said her mother, who still lives in Syria, is afraid to contact her directly, speaking only through a sister who lives in Qatar.
www.coxandforkum.com /archives/000800.html   (952 words)

  
 Sultan and Mermaid, Indonesia, Java, Sultan Hamengkubuwono by Paul Spencer Sochaczewski
On this date Sultan Hamengku Buwono X of Yogyakarta will celebrate his official birthday by trekking twenty kilometres to the dangerous surf on the slate-gray southern coast of Java.
Eventually a friend (herself a member of the royal family) introduced me to the late Sultan, a former vice president of Indonesia, a man with a Dutch university degree, a powerful and kind man who was born to accept the fealty of dozens of millions of Javanese.
The old man told the Sultan that he had had a dream the previous night in which a lady said she wanted her offerings.
www.sochaczewski.com /ARTsultanandmermaid.html   (965 words)

  
 Sultan Composers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
That a poem written by the Sultan should be set to music and performed in the presence of the Sultan, along with other works, by an ordinary man of the people sheds an interesting light on the relations between the courts and the community.
In the 18th century of the Ottoman court found itself in a period characterized by the rapid decline of the State and it was towards the end of the century that preferences in the cultural field began to be directed towards the West.
Apart from the Sultan himself, a great many musicians and lovers of music were to be found among the princes, the ladies of the court and the various members of the royal family.
www.ottomansouvenir.com /Music/Albums/sultan_composers.htm   (4425 words)

  
 The Ottomans and their dynasty - All About Turkey
These administrators came to provide an alternative voice to that of the nobility and, as a result, Murad II and successive Sultans were able to play one faction against the other, a feature that came to typify the Ottoman Empire.
Another weakness was that primogeniture was not used in Islam and the transference of power from a deceased sultan to his son was frequently disputed.
Some historians consider that this policy of imprisonment contributed to the decline of the Ottoman Empire as mentally unstable and politically inexperienced sultans were rescued from prison and placed upon the throne.
www.allaboutturkey.com /ottoman.htm   (1751 words)

  
 Larry Sultan: The Valley   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Fascinated by this practice, Sultan undertook his current work not as a meditation on the morality or a sociology of pornography, but as an investigation into what home, work, domesticity, and suburbia mean when used as charged, symbolic backdrops for adult films.
Sultan's complex photographs negotiate the boundary between fiction and truth-they take advantage of the seductive cinematic lighting, yet they also divulge the frayed edges of the set and the boredom behind theatrical personas.
Sultan first gained access to these sets through an editorial assignment in 1999 and became intrigued by the idea of staging erotic fantasies in such banal circumstances.
www.tfaoi.com /aa/4aa/4aa422.htm   (4439 words)

  
 The Seattle Times: Snohomish County News: Sultan to open fluoride spigot   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Sultan expects its growth will eventually exceed the amount of water that its own system can provide.
So Sultan is turning to Everett, which already distributes water to about 450,000 people, including residents of Monroe.
Cooper said it will be important for Sultan to fluoridate its water because Everett's water is injected with the recommended allowance to prevent tooth decay.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/snohomishcountynews/2001805552_fluoride03n.html   (617 words)

  
 Sultan Selim II - All About Turkey
Sultan Selim II In the decline of the Ottoman Empire, Selim II (1566-1574) was the son of Süleyman I.
Towards the end of his succesful life, weary, tired, and broken by the executions of his two favorite sons, Süleyman withdrew into his great Topkapi palace and handed the reigns of government over to his Grand Vizier (sort of a prime minister).
The sons of the Sultan were expected to participate in government and military training and campaigns; only this period of apprenticeship would make them worthy of the Sultanate.
www.allaboutturkey.com /selim2.htm   (302 words)

  
 Sultan, Ontario   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The lady in the picture is Glenda Pepper, a part time resident of Sultan who took time to act as guide the day the photo was taken.
Michelle Roussy who lives in Sultan year round tells us that "Sultan is 68 km south east of Chapleau by road and 64 km by rail.
There are many things to enjoy in and around Sultan, not the least of which is a restful sense of being away from all the stresses of the world, among friendly people and charming views.
www.canadianfishing.com /sultan   (562 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Sultan Salahuddin Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
In full, Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Hisamuddin Alam Shah Al-Haj (March 8, 1922 - November 26, 2001) was the eleventh Yang di-Pertuan Agong (roughly equivalent to King) of Malaysia, and seventh Sultan of Selangor.
The eldest son of Sultan Hisamuddin Alam Shah Al-Haj ibni Almarhum Sultan Alaeddin Sulaiman Shah by his royal consort Tengku Ampuan Raja Jemaah binti Raja Ahmad, Tengku Abdul Aziz Shah was born at Istana Bandar Temasya, Kuala Langat.
His royal consort, Tengku Ampuan Rahimah binti Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah of the Langkat royal family in Sumatra died before his election as Yang di-Pertuan Agong.
www.ipedia.com /sultan_salahuddin.html   (322 words)

  
 Donald Sultan: In the Still Life Tradition
Sultan's work incorporates basic geometric and organic forms with a formal purity that is both subtle and monumental.
Sultan describes his work as "heavy structure, holding fragile meaning" with the ability to "turn you off and turn you on at the same time."
Sultan has been given numerous exhibitions dedicated to his work, as well as having been included in a number of group shows.
www.tfaoi.com /aa/1aa/1aa281.htm   (850 words)

  
 International Piano Archives at Maryland, UM Libraries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Sultan held teaching positions at Vassar College, the 92nd Street Y in New York, and at the Masters’ School in Dobbs Ferry, NY.
Sultan was closely identified with the composer John Cage, whom she also met through Richard Buhlig in 1945.
Sultan was also acclaimed as a Bach player, particularly in the Goldberg Variations, which she performed throughout her life.
www.lib.umd.edu /PAL/IPAM/IPAMsultan.html   (246 words)

  
 Mee Sultan
This hawker stall is called Mee Sultan 'Pasembur Special' as displayed in front of the stall and located just off Jalan Burmah (at Jalan Swatow if I'm not mistaken) along with all the other hawker stalls serving killer popiah, wan thun mee and others.
Sultans fried mee (RM3.50 per plate) is not prepared dry.
Yum yum, the mee goreng sultan is excellent, the stall have been there for more than 25 years...
www.friedchillies.com /review.php?id=91   (618 words)

  
 Tipu Sultan [1750-1799]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Tipu Sultan, the eldest son of Haider Ali, was born on December 10, 1750 at Devanhalli.
Tipu Sultan is buried at a mausoleum that he himself had built, along with his father Haider Ali and his mother Fatima Begum.
Tipu Sultan was a great patriot and like his father realized the danger of letting the British becoming stronger.
www.storyofpakistan.com /person.asp?perid=P073   (594 words)

  
 Brunei Sultan's Automotive Empire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
In 1998, I knew from newspaper that Prince Jefri, who was the Minister of Finance of the country, lost billions of US dollars in his secret investment in stock market.
The capital was actually illegally and secretly "borrowed" from the government's reserve, via using his power without the permission of the Sultan.
The Sultan was very angry, not only sacked his brother's position, he also commanded to terminate the supercar import, sent all mechanics away and locked the garages.
www.autozine.org /article/brunei/sultan.htm   (683 words)

  
 American Whitewater - NWRI - Sultan 1. Spada Reservoir to Powerhouse (The Upper)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Sultan, WA Spada Reservoir to Powerhouse (The Upper) (Upper Sultan)
The Sultan River was one of the Pacific Northwest's premiere whitewater rivers before the construction (1965) and later enlargement (1982) of Culmback Dam.
Today, paddling opportunities on the Upper Sultan only occur when the level of Spada Reservoir reaches the overflow tubes and water once again returns to the channel (this typically occurs only once every few years) or during extremely heavy rain events (i.e.
www.americanwhitewater.org /rivers/id/2245   (2463 words)

  
 Stop Foreign Haj Repeaters: Prince Sultan
Prince Sultan, second deputy premier and minister of defense and aviation, inspects the armed forces stationed in the southern Jizan region on Wednesday.
Prince Sultan emphasized the Kingdom’s efforts to fight extremism and terrorism and blasted foreign media campaigns against the country.
On reforms in the Kingdom, Prince Sultan said, “What is happening now is the development of government agencies as well as upgrading of laws and regulations.
www.arabnews.com /?page=1§ion=0&article=39398&d=12&m=2&y=2004   (632 words)

  
 SFMOMA | Exhibitions | Exhibition Overview: Larry Sultan
In Sultan’s large-scale color photographs, mundane objects — a roll of paper towels, a stack of dirty dishes — take on new weight, and suburban life becomes a symbolically charged backdrop.
Larry Sultan’s complex pictures of suburban homes used as sets for adult films negotiate the boundary between fiction and truth — they use the seductive lighting of the sex industry, for example, yet divulge the edges of the set.
Larry Sultan: The Valley is generously sponsored by Vida McCusker, 2004 Carole and Robert McNeil Volunteer.
www.sfmoma.org /exhibitions/exhib_detail.asp?id=168   (358 words)

  
 Sultan Center to Become Gateway of Science & Technology
Qasabi described the Prince Sultan ibn Abdul Aziz Science and Technology Center, established at a cost of SR230 million, as a gateway of science and technology on the Kingdom’s eastern coast.
Prince Sultan, who is currently visiting Tabuk, yesterday laid the foundation stone for the 500-bed King Fahd Specialist Hospital in the city.
Later, Prince Sultan laid the foundation stone for a housing project for the staff of King Faisal Airbase.
www.arabnews.com /?page=1§ion=0&article=72795&d=7&m=11&y=2005   (467 words)

  
 HeraldNet - State seeking input on Sultan gravel pit   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
SULTAN -- After much public outcry, the state Department of Natural Resources has decided to look again at the feasibility of mining gravel northeast of Sultan.
When word got around that a gravel pit might soon be a neighbor, residents protested and called for the public comment period to be reopened.
It could bring as many as 200 trucks to the area each day using Sultan Basin Road and U.S. The DNR did an environmental review of the mining plan and issued a determination of nonsignificance.
www.heraldnet.com /Stories/01/6/14/13870555.cfm   (621 words)

  
 CMES: Sultan
The Sultan Program supports teaching, research, and public outreach on topics related to the Arab and Arab-Islamic world, with the over-arching goal of promoting a deeper understanding of this important region at U.C. Berkeley and beyond.
Holders of the visiting professorship/lectureship, post-doctoral fellowship, and graduate fellowship are expected to participate in the meetings of the Sultan Working Group, which are held on the initiation of the program Chair.
The Sultan Program in Arab Studies is intended to serve U.C. Berkeley faculty and students, as well as visiting scholars from other institutions.
ias.berkeley.edu /cmes/programs_files/programs_sultan.html   (777 words)

  
 The Government of Brunei Darussalam
His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, is the 29th of his line, which dates back to the fourteenth century.
His Majesty the Sultan was crowned on 1st August 1968 in pomp and pageantry befitting Brunei's ancient customs and traditions.
Besides being the Sultan and the Ruler, His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah is concurrently the Prime Minister, Defence Minister, Finance Minister, and head of the religion of Brunei Darussalam.
www.brunei.gov.bn /government   (411 words)

  
 Sultan of Saturday
Prior to CSTV, he was Director of Programming at ABC Sports handling programming, game selection and was responsible for the acquisition & development of several ABC Sports properties including college football.
If his video appearances aren't enough for you, the always opinionated 'Sultan of Saturday' sounds off on the world of college football in his own CSTV blog.
Find out what's been on the Sultan's mind - whose stock is rising and falling, which games are must-sees and what the latest hot topics are.
www.cstv.com /cstv/programming/sultanofsaturday   (234 words)

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