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- Alang is a census town in Bhavnagar district in the Indian state of Gujarat. In the past three decades, its beaches have become a major worldwide centre for ship breaking. The longest ship ever built 'Knock Nevis' was sailed to and beached here for demolition in December 2009.
- Alang a.k.a. Alang Fort is a fort in Nashik district, Maharashtra, India. It is one of the three forts, the others being Madangad and Kulang, in the Kalsubai range of the Western Ghats. They are the most difficult to reach forts in Nasik District. A dense forest cover make these treks difficult. These three forts are a little neglected due to very heavy rains in the area and a difficult confusing path to the forts.
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by Dilip D Souza
But Alang is an eye-popping, heart-stopping phenomenon; 'a wonder of the world ', William Langewiesche wrote in a fine cover story for The Atlantic. For the surreal feel of a beach...
Yet Alang is a wonder most of all for the mirror it holds up.
Taiwan Film Directors (2012)
A Treasure Island by Yueh-yu Yeh, Darrell Davis
Alang is a specimen of traditional Taiwanese masculinity, unreconstructed by family duties, economic prospects, or modern codes of civility. Played by a well- known actor from taiyu pian, Ke Junxiong, Alang has the swagger of Elvis Presley ...
by David Layfield
The report claims that critics of the ship-breaking business "say Alang is a modern Indian version of Victorian Britain's dark satanic mills: an engine of industrial growth which provides poorly paid ...
Alang is a shipbreaking yard where burning of cables and asbestos has done huge environmental damage to it.
Positive Mind Therapy (2006)
by Rakesh K. Mittal
Alang is a small port in the state of Gujarat which is known for its ship-breaking industry. The special features of the beach make this place suitable for ship- breaking, an activity which has grown at a very fast rate during the past few years and ...
The Library by Apollodorus
The sky is called langlt ; it is the male power : the earth is called alang ; it is the female power. Together they form a divine couple, called Motrl Kraing.
The Library (1921)
The sky is called lanyit ; it is the male power : the earth is called alang; it is the female power. Together they form a divine couple, called Aloerl KraAng.
by G. Rehm
lalang , alang ...
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The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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