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  Anura Vineyards, Wine & Cheese, Restaurant, Cape Winelands, South Africa
Anura is situated between Paarl and Stellenbosch in the foothills of the Simonsberg mountain range.
Anura Vineyards has 120 hectares under vineyards with predomintely noble red varieties.
Anura wines are now distributed and enjoyed in over 10 countries, and have won numerous awards over the past 5 years.
www.anura.co.za   (240 words)

  
  ADW: Anura: Information
The name, Anura, meaning "without tail," identifies one of these: with one exception (Ascaphus), adult frogs do not have tails.
A salamander-caecilian clade (with Anura sister to that) is supported by soft anatomical characters and ribosomal DNA sequences.
Within Anura, however, and especially among the neobatrachians ("higher frogs"), very few historical relationships are resolved.
animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu /site/accounts/information/Anura.html   (773 words)

  
 BBCSinhala.com
Minister Bandaranaike has also referred to a TV report which has said Minister Anura Bandaranaike is not supportive of Mahinda Rajapaske's candidature and that somebody else should be named as prime minister designate.
Minister Bandaranaike in an interview with Sandesaya said that the central committee of the Sri lanka Freedom Party and at the annual convention of the party it was unanimously decided that he (Anura Bandaranaike) should be the prime ministerial candidate.
Asked whether Anura Bandaranaike has been involved sufficiently in the election campaign he said his contribution is not satisfactory.
www.bbc.co.uk /sinhala/news/story/2005/10/051025_anura.shtml   (469 words)

  
  The Sunday Times Political Column
Anura still is a bridge between the government and the opposition.
Thus in 1983, Anura Bandaranaike was elected at the age of 34 as the youngest Leader of the Opposition in Sri Lanka and in the Commonwealth.
Anura Bandaranaike's role as Leader of the Opposition, taking on a powerful government headed by no less an astute leader in the calibre of President J. Jayewardene, should be assessed and recorded in its proper context.
lakdiva.org /suntimes/970803/pol.html   (2507 words)

  
 Anura By Maggot
But the more an Anura demonstrates the reckless virture of blind courage, the greater it stands the chance to become pack leader, for the Anura are often proud to elect one who ranks as a fearless fighter and hunter, during the process of the tribal council that is called upon the reigning chief's demise.
In addition to being a warrior and hunter, every Anura is also a bard of sorts, who composes poetry and songs of the feats of his ancestors and his own, with loud animated croaks, which he or she then takes great care to memorise, passing the verses on to his or her heirs.
Some Anura are born with special traits that allow them to live twice as long as the average Anura and are said to enter into trances that allow them to communicate with the animal nature sprites worshipped by their people.
www.strolen.com /content.php?node=3346   (1604 words)

  
 Anura Associates | Switzerland - France - Kuwait - United Arab Emirates
Anura was founded in January 2002 by an experienced team of senior, well-seasoned, creative and pragmatic consultants.
The key team members all have extensive experience at the “Big 4”, and have worked together for over 10 years.
Having previously created, built and successfully sold a company, they have now successfully navigated Anura through the first stage of its development, establishing a strong position with leading clients.
www.anura.biz   (94 words)

  
 Salientia
Anura (Node A) The node-based name Anura was defined by Ford and Cannatella (1993) as the last common ancestor of living frogs and all its descendants.
Notobatrachus degiustoi may or may not be part of Anura, depending on whether it is the sister-group of Anura (Cannatella, 1985) or possibly more closely related to Leiopelma (Estes and Reig, 1973).
The cranial morphology of the Discoglossidae and its bearing upon the phylogeny of the primitive Anura.
www.zo.utexas.edu /research/salientia/salientia.html   (2810 words)

  
 Ozlanka - The Sri Lanka community in Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Anura may to be sworn in today as a minister
According to usually reliable sources, Anura Bandaranaike is to be sworn in again as a minister with cabinet status today.
Anura Bandaranaike who was earlier the Minister of Tourism but was stripped of his portfolio in the last cabinet reshuffle held on 28 January, and was given the portfolio of National Heritage — a demotion.
www.ozlanka.com /Feb07/anura.htm   (467 words)

  
 Anura, Mangala, Sripathy expelled from Govt.
Anura Bandaranayake, Mangla Samaraweera and Sripathy Suriyarachchi, three senior members of the SLFP have been stripped of their cabinet portfolios by President Mahinda Rajapakse.
In the reshuffle that took place at a time when there was disaccord between the President and Anura, Mangala and Sripathy, Anura lost his portfolio of tourism to Milinda Moragoda who came from the UNP; Mangala lost his portfolio of foreign affairs to Rohithe Bogollagama, who had come from the UNP earlier.
The three ministers opposed the UNP dissidents being taken into the cabinet and have expressed their opposition to the composition of the cabinet quite often.
www.lankatruth.com /full_story/2007/Feb/10/20070210_1.htm   (680 words)

  
 Anura | AmphibiaTree
Phylogeny and genus-level classification of mantellid frogs (Amphibia, Anura)
Within the Anura, there is support for the monophyly of the two suborders: Neobatrachia (P(c) = 100%) and Archaeobatrachia (P(c) = 97%); the latter was believed to be paraphyletic on the basis of morphology.
This paper presents larval evidence and evaluates its contribution to the discussion of frog phylogeny; 136 larval characters, 6 reproductive biology characters, and 14 adult morphology characters were scored for 81 frog and 4 caudate species.
www.amphibiatree.org /?q=taxonomy/term/25   (2341 words)

  
 Evolution by polyploidy and gene regulation in anura
This study showed that there are great differences in the total quantity of DNA between Anura and Urodela, due to an increase in moderate repetitive DNA in the latter.
In conclusion, the stability of the polyploid condition of Anura is a consequence of equilibrium of the processes that control chromosome dynamics during cellular division.
The model of Morescalchi indicates that in Anura the oldest families, Ascaphidae and Discoglossidae, evolved to Pipidae, Rhinophrynidae, Pelobatidae, and Leptodactylidae, in the upper Jurassic.
www.funpecrp.com.br /gmr/year2004/vol2-3/gmr0081_full_text.htm   (6380 words)

  
 News Photo : Anura Bandaranaike
Minister Anura Bandaranaike who was sworn in a `created ministry`, called the National Heritage which was a part of the cultural ministry, is about to resign from his new post, sources say.
Anura had wanted to tender his resignation today itself and the ministers who were gathered there had stopped him asking Anura to have patience.
Anura had even refused to pose for the photograph and had been standing in the corridor of the presidential secretariat before Rajitha Senaratne and Mervyn Silva pleaded him to pose for it.
www.lankanewspapers.com /news/2007/1/11812_image_headline.html   (591 words)

  
 www.saulwilliams.com: A Selection=please read!
Anura (sitting on the couch painting her toe nails): you know sometimes when I’m not thinking about it and I’m sitting here watching videos or something, I sometimes wonder how it really would feel to go down on another woman and just taste her..
Anura (turning to face her friend): I don’t know, my boyfriend was whispering in my ear last week about wanting to do a threesome and that shit really turned me on, especially the way he described how it would feel to have another woman go down on me while I did him!
anura saying 'my boyfriend' when she is talking about the whispering and all...
www.saulwilliams.com /cgi-bin/ubb/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=print_topic;f=1;t=001080   (783 words)

  
 Sinhala Jukebox | Featured Artist | Anura Kalubowila
Anura Kalubowila is a young artist who obviously has many talents in variety of fields of arts.
He was fortunate to meet Vishradha B S Wijeratne, the late principal of the government school of music who recognised Anura's great talents as well as his bright future and encouraged and tempted him to study classical music.
Anura has demostrated his artistic ingenuity as a street drama actor as well.
www.sinhalajukebox.org /feature/AnuraK.php   (641 words)

  
 Anura Guruge's Storefront - Lulu.com
Anura Gurugé just finished writing a book, “Web Services: Theory & Practice”, which will be published by Elsevier in February 2004.
In addition to these books, Anura has published over 325 articles as well as edited a number of technical handbooks.
Anura is an independent, ‘for hire’, consultant in the IBM space.
www.lulu.com /anura_guruge   (219 words)

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