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hoist

noun burglary, felonious taking, fraudulent taking, larceny, misappropriation, pilferage, pilfering, robbery, stealing, swindling, theft, thievery, wrongful taking
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Addressing a meeting with participants in the 29th International Holy Quran Competitions in Tehran on Sunday, the leader said the Iranian nation should be thankful to God for its love for the holy Quran, and said, "The Iranian nation is proud that it has hoisted the flag of the rule of Quran and Islam in a materialistic world and shines this flag each day with its patience and resistance and with bearing difficulties.
Mohanji Bhagwat hoisted the flag along with other institutional heads of the school," the statement added.
All the audiences united in one accord to sing the National Anthem while DG (E-Governance) Sajid Latif hoisted the flag on behalf of Chairman PITB Dr.
In Peshawar, the main flag hoisting ceremony was held at Malik Sa'ad Shaheed Police Lines where Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak hoisted the flag.
She said the initiative would shed light on a true giving story, started by the Founding Fathers of the Union, who hoisted the flag of the union high.
Acting chairman Afzal Bhatti hoisted the flag in the presence of members, guests and community leaders.
Mahmood Ahmad, Acting Vice Chancellor hoisted the flag.
His Highness Shaikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mualla, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Umm Al Quwain, hoisted the flag at the Amiri Court.
Another employee, Mahendra, said that their team first confirmed the situation with the fire brigade and then hoisted the flag.
Ambassador Dr George Joseph hoisted the flag and read out a message from Indian President Pratibha Patil during the event, attended by more than 500 people, while the BKS choir sang the national anthem.