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Topic: Dang District


  
  Dang - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dang, in American English is slang, and is a euphemism for damn, similar to darn.
Dang Dang if said twice (only in Canada) may refer to a good time or a time when guys are out together having fun and "keeping it real".
Dang, Nepal, a Southern District in Raptor Zone.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dang   (155 words)

  
 Press Release December 07 2005
She was arrested and sent to prison in the district of Krong Buk on December 1, 2005 because she had been leading Christian women at her village to pray and worship God.
She was arrested and sent to prison in the district of Krong Buk on November 24, 2005 because she refused to sign a blank document, refused to join the ECVN and because she talked to her husband on the phone, Y-Sik Nie, who is living in the United States.
He was arrested and sent to prison in the district of Xa Thai on November 12, 2005 because of refusing to sign a blank document and refusing to join the ECVN and also because her husband is living in the United States.
www.montagnard-foundation.org /MRelease_051207.htm   (2473 words)

  
 Indian Pediatrics - Editorial   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
In Dang district 74% of girls and 71% of boys were iodine deficient, and 38% of girls and 40% of boys had UI <50 µg/L (moderate iodine deficiency).
Females from Dang and males from Baroda showed high amounts of interfering substances in the urine probably due to the higher intake of flavonoids in millet, beans, ground nuts and other vascular plants and consumption of spices and organic disulfides in onions and garlic(12).
Dang district is more affected due to lack of iodine in drinking water apart from contribution of malnutrition and dietary goitrogens.
www.indianpediatrics.net /march2001/march-247-255.htm   (3019 words)

  
 98-6122 -- Dang v. Unum Life Insurance Co. Of America -- 04/29/1999
The United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma granted judgment in favor of defendant UNUM Life Insurance Company of America (UNUM) on the ground that Dang's claim for benefits under UNUM's long-term disability policy was untimely under the notice and proof of claim provisions of the policy.
Dang filed this ERISA action in federal district court alleging that UNUM incorrectly refused to pay him benefits due under the policy.
Applying Oklahoma law, this court determined that, because the parties had made their intent to make time of the essence clear in the contract and had fully set forth the consequences of untimely notice, the surety company did not need to show prejudice, and the claims of the FDIC were correctly denied.
www.kscourts.org /ca10/cases/1999/04/98-6122.htm   (2429 words)

  
 I Experienced an Ocean of Sorrow
Dang district is identified under the District Primary Education Project for the eradication of illiteracy.
It is one of the three districts of Gujarat state with a minimum rate of literacy.
In 1991, I had written a series of articles highlighting the plight of the Bhils of Dang, on the atrocities and the reign of terror unleashed by the Forest Department on the poorest of all the tribes living in the district under the false cover of curbing Naxalism.
www.revolutionarydemocracy.org /rdv5n1/sorrow.htm   (1952 words)

  
 Press Release December 22 2005
Thi Hot (female) age 44 from the village of Bu Dap, district of Dak Rlap, province of Dak Nong was arrested and imprisoned at the prison facility in Dak Nong province on December 7, 2005, simply because she is a Christian who refused to join the church that is sponsored by the government.
He was arrested and imprisoned at Bu Dang district on December 9, 2005 simply because he is a Christian and refused to join the church that is sponsored by the government.
He was arrested and imprisoned at Bu Dang district on December 9, 2005 because he had been leading congregation to worship and pray in his village.
www.montagnard-foundation.org /MRelease_051222.htm   (2305 words)

  
 shabarikumbh
Situated on the border of Gujarat and Maharashtra, this district is predominantly inhabited by vanavasi Hindus.
The town of Navapur in Maharashtra is close to the Dang district of Gujarat.
The 352 villages in Dang district had no electricity, or roads; the town of Ahwa is a good 35 km from the proposed site of the kumbh There are no medical facilities or eateries in the vicinity.
www.geocities.com /shabarikumbh   (2807 words)

  
 rediff.com: Nepalese Maoists kill 50 security personnel
Dang district, some 350 km west of Kathmandu and the constituency of Home Minister Khum Bahadur Khadka, was the worst hit by the attacks.
The chief district officer, army battalion commander and police chief of the area have been reported missing since early Saturday morning.
A local Dang journalist said firing continued for more than five hours in which many locals were injured, but casualties on the Maoist side were not known.
www.rediff.com /news/2001/nov/24nep1.htm   (536 words)

  
 WEA - World Evangelical Alliance Est 1846   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
We, at the Evangelical Fellowship of India are deeply concerned for the safety of the Christians in Dangs district of Gujarat, the venue of the Shabri Kumbha Mela.
In Gujarat, the epicentre of the war against Christianity is Dangs district, with 92% tribal population, mainly Bhils and Warlis.
This impoverished district gained notoriety in 1998, when as many as 38 acts of violence were recorded against a population of a few thousand and Christian clergy in the district.
www.worldevangelical.org /news/view.htm?id=291   (792 words)

  
 Nepal
The Chief District Officer, the senior representative of the Home Ministry in the district, was reassigned after it was reported that he had ordered police to fire on the unarmed inmates.
On September 9, police in Parsa District in the south-central part of the country shot and killed one civilian while attempting to quell a riot between long-time residents of the lowland area and alleged Maoist migrants from the hills.
According to INSEC, on November 26, Jit Bahadur Ghatri was arrested by the RNA in Dang District.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2001/sa/8234.htm   (15767 words)

  
 :: Indian Strategic Review ::
The two major attacks in Dang and Syangja and later in Solakhumbu took place in areas that were not considered to be too seriously affected by Maoists insurgency.
The attack at Solakhumbu district headquarters was a surprise, probably meant to kill the tourism industry which is the main foreign exchange earner for Nepal.
The worst affected areas are that of the districts of Rukum, Rolpa, Jajarkot, Salyan and the southern portion of the district of Dolpa and to some extent Gorkha.
members.tripod.com /israindia/isr/dec4/saag.html   (1514 words)

  
 Rituals Yes, Action No.
In the present case, when a well organised attack on Christians took place in nearby Dang district, which is still continuing in the name of Hindu Jagaran Manch, a new name plate with old saffron flags and same old Sangh Parivar faces, surfacing in village after village with the state government patting their back.
"The other day last year, a Dang tribal woman was shot dead by a Forest Department guard for trying to build her hutment on a given plot of patch of land in the Dang’s bamboo forest," said the official.
Dang is one of the 200 "sensitive districts of India focused by Vishwa Hindu Parishad’s plan to "re-convert" people in 50,000 villages of these districts to Hinduism," according to Part Six of the series of Parichay Mala booklets distributed by VHP countrywide.
www.ahmedabad.com /news/1999/jan/12batuk.htm   (1025 words)

  
 Emergency and a crisis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
For example, the high-profile principal of a secondary school in Lamjung district, Mukti Nath Adhikari (an Amnesty International activist), was tortured and killed on charges of being an informer.
On the other hand, in Ilam district, a lawyer (an activist with INSEC) who had mediated between the Maoist-affiliated revolutionary students' organisation and the representative organisation of private schools, was being hunted by the police.
At the district headquarters, the Chief District Officer's routine response to all queries is, "Ask the Army." With political and developmental programmes at a standstill and virtually all administrative activity remaining suspended, the security forces have come to represent the face of the state and government.
www.flonnet.com /fl1905/19050500.htm   (2444 words)

  
 Terrorism Update
A Maoist insurgent was killed and two persons, including a civilian, were injured during a shootout between the Maoists and security forces in Tribhuvan Nagar Municipality of Dang district on January 17.
He reportedly added in his confession that he is the ‘finance secretary’ of the outfit, responsible for extortion and ‘tax collection’ in the general area of Moreh,  and is allotted the ‘group number 12460’.
According to Independent, Joypurhat district police, on January 17, arrested a suicide squad member of the banned Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), identified as Abdul Wares, from Joypurhat rail station.
www.satp.org /satporgtp/detailed_news.asp?date1=1/18/2006   (1645 words)

  
 Uneasy peace in Kathmandu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
A dusk-to-dawn curfew is on in the districts, which are a world away from the consciousness of the Kathmandu elite.
They attacked the state bank, jails, district offices, airport towers, police posts and army barracks in Dang district in the mid west and in Solukhumbu district in the east.
One involved the gunning down by the Army-police of 11 Tharu peasants in Dang district who were engaged in a quarrel with their landlord over sharing the harvest.
www.hindu.com /fline/fl1901/19010590.htm   (2772 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Budha was arrested in Udayapur district in eastern Nepal in April last year and Chaudhari was arrested in mid-western district of Kailali in August last year.
Sobhakar Neupane of Dang Blast weekly was arrested in November last year in Dang on the eve of nationwide shutdown strike called by a group of Nine Leftist Parties.
In this case, the District Court found Bhattarai as guilty of Contempt of Court and pronounced a seven-day imprisonment and a fine of Rs.
www.cehurdes.org.np /nep_rep4.html   (2168 words)

  
 Nepal Insurgency- 2001
In Dang District, Maoists overran an army barracks, killing the company commander and 11 other soldiers.
On February 3, Maoists ambushed the vehicle in which the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court was riding in Surkhet District, in the midwest.
On February 12, in Accham District two children were killed and eight others injured after playing with a bomb that was widely assumed to have been left by Maoists.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/war/nepal_insurgency-2001.htm   (1532 words)

  
 Nepal Maoists kill 37 policemen: Ceasefire broken after 4 months -DAWN - International; November 25, 2001
Twenty-three policemen were killed in the western Syangja and southwestern Dang districts in bomb attacks on police posts.
Bombs also went off at government buildings in two northeastern districts and in the western tourist town of Pokhara, but there were no reports of casualties.
A cabinet source said the government was expected to declare a state of emergency in the worst-affected districts.
www.dawn.com /2001/11/25/int1.htm   (639 words)

  
 Nepal People's war
One major incident, first in the district of Taplejung and close to the Tibetan border was the throwing of a bomb at the District Police Office.
In Khotang, bombs were thrown at the District Court, the District Development Office and the Land Tax office.
The most serious incident that occurred recently on March 3 was in Dang, a place close to the UP border, where forty armed cadres attacked a police post at Chiraghat, Dang and decamped with six rifles, one pistol and other weapons.
www.saag.org /papers/paper43.html   (1054 words)

  
 DNA - World - Bus accident in Nepal kills 42 - Daily News & Analysis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The packed bus was heading towards Dang from Salyan district when it skidded off the road and plunged some 250 metres into the Bhanta river below in Lumaha village of Salyan district, 700 km west of Kathmandu, the police said.
It was heading towards Tulsipur town in the neighbouring district of Dang from Salyan when it skidded off the twisting road.
The injured were admitted to Tulsipur hospital in Dang district for medical treatment.
www.dnaindia.com /report.asp?NewsID=1060683   (335 words)

  
 IngentaConnect Study of biochemical prevalence indicators for the assessment of ...
The main objective of this study was to assess the severity of iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) in the adult populations of the Baroda and Dang districts from Gujarat, western India using biochemical prevalence indicators of IDD.
The other aim of this study was to establish a biochemical baseline for adequate iodine intake as a result of program evolution in the face of multiple confounding factors, like malnutrition and goitrogens responsible for goiter.
A total of 959 adults (16–85 years) were studied from two districts (Baroda and Dang) and data was collected on dietary habits, anthropometric and biochemical parameters such as height, weight, urinary iodine (UI) and blood thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH).
www.ingentaconnect.com /content/bsc/ajc/2001/00000010/00000001/art00197   (439 words)

  
 Headline News The Kathmandu Post (Nepal)
Though the rebels launched raids in several districts throughout the Kingdom, the bloodiest battles occurred in Dang and Syangja districts.
High-ranking police and army officers in Dang and Syangja suspect that the Maoists too have sustained heavy casualties, but that most of their dead were carried away making it impossible to ascertain the toll on their side.
The carnage in Dang: Our reporter in Dang, K P Ghimire, reported that nearly a day after the attacks, Ghorahi, the district headquarters where the attacks were focused, was still in smoke.
www.nepalnews.com.np /contents/englishdaily/ktmpost/2001/nov/nov25/index.htm   (3559 words)

  
 'Sangh converting Dang tribals'
The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and its affiliated organisations like the Vanvasi Kalyan Parishad and the Hindu Jagran Manch have organised a Shabri Kumbh on February 11-13 in Dang district, which is one of the smallest and poorest districts in Gujarat with a population of 1,86,000.
The massive mobilisation of the tribal community in the district by an RSS-affiliated organisation has become controversial in view of the allegations regarding 'Hindukaran' (proselytisation) of the tribals.
According the report, the Gujarat government and Sangh activists are engaged in a systematic campaign to divide the Dang adivasis on religious lines.
www.rediff.com /news/2006/jan/05dang.htm   (1037 words)

  
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DANG, 2 May 2005 (IRIN) - Sabita Tharu is joyful as her 6-month-old daughter receives a vitamin A capsule from female health care volunteer (FCHV) Meena Thapa.
Even in remote mountain districts like Humla, more than 750 km from Kathmandu and regarded as a Maoist rebel stronghold, the health campaigns were carried out without major incident.
The measles vaccination campaign in villages in Humla district was taken so seriously by local people that every family with young children rushed to the vaccination centres set up at health posts.
www.irinnews.org /report.asp?ReportID=46901   (1034 words)

  
 ::PeaceJournalism.com - The Peace Media Research Center's e-magazine::
The declaration, that has already been signed by nearly 350 non-governmental organizations based in Dang, has maintained that the on-going armed conflict was a political issue and, hence, could be resolved only through political means.
Addressing the mass meeting after the rally at the premises of District Development Committee of Dang, leading human rights activist, Krishna Pahadi, warned that the on-going violence could even end independent existence of the country.
The district headquarter, Ghorahi, and other areas in the district are continuously under night time curfew since then.
peacejournalism.com /ReadArticle.asp?ArticleID=664   (462 words)

  
 37 killed in Nepal -DAWN - International; October 16, 2003
Another seven guerillas were killed by the army in the southwestern Dang district.
Four rebels were killed in the western Salyan district and four in Wadula in the eastern Khotang district, the officials added.
The rebels killed in Achham and Dang district are believed to be part of the group that attacked a police training camp on Sunday night in Bhaluwang village in Dang, which left 25 rebels and 16 police dead.—AFP
www.dawn.com /2003/10/16/int8.htm   (186 words)

  
 The Tribune, Chandigarh, India - Main News
Nepalese Maoists killed 26 policemen and 11 army personnel in Syangjya and Dang districts last night, jeopardising the peace talks between the government and rebels, even as they declared a ‘people’s government’.
The rebels also attacked the district jail of Syangjya and freed all prisoners, but the numbers could not be ascertained immediately.
A number of people, including the Chief District Officer, police chief and the chief of the army barrack, have been kidnapped in Dang district.
www.tribuneindia.com /2001/20011125/main2.htm   (389 words)

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