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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Main Page
Lakshminarayana temple stands on a jagati at Hosaholalu, Mandya District, Karnataka Vimana with tower at Lakshminarayana temple in Hosaholalu The Lakshminarayana Temple located in Hosaholalu, a small town in Mandya district of Karnataka, India was built by king Vira Someshwara of the Hoysala Empire in 1250 CE.
This is a list of Portuguese monarchs dating from the independence of Portugal from the kingdom of León in 1128 under Afonso Henriques, who proclaimed himself King in 1139, to the proclamation of the Portuguese Republic on October 5, 1910, during the reign of Manuel II, the Patriot, or...
Electoral votes by state/federal district, for the elections of 2004 and 2008 The United States Electoral College is a term used to describe the 538 President Electors who meet every 4 years to cast the electoral votes for President and Vice President of the United States; their votes represent...
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  List of English districts by population - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Usage note: The areas listed are extremely varied in character, from distinct towns and cities, to slices of suburbia, to rural districts.
The primary usage of the word city in British English is based on urban areas, rather than local authority boundaries as is the case in American English.
See also: List of English cities by population - List of English counties by population - List of Ceremonial counties of England by Population - List of English districts by area - List of English districts by ethnic diversity
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_English_districts_by_population   (209 words)

  
 Districts of England - Pictures   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Districts of England are the lowest level of local government in England except for civil parishes.
Districts can have the honorific titles of borough, city, or royal borough; these are shown.
There are in total 36 metropolitan districts, 32 London boroughs, 284 non-metropolitan districts (if the Isle of Wight is counted as a district), the Isles of Scilly, and the City of London, making a total of 354 district-level authorities.
greatestinfo.org /Districts_of_England   (170 words)

  
 Institute
Basic English is a selection of 850 English words, used in simple structural patterns, which is both an international auxiliary language and a self-contained first stage for the teaching of any form of wider or Standard English.
English is the most widely distributed language, it is the language of international commerce, and is a language of simple structure.
English is the most widely distributed language, it is the language of international business, and is a language of simple structure.
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 22 local school districts on federal watch list - The Boston Globe
In their annual evaluations of local schools and districts, state officials also must consider test participation rates, attendance, and graduation rates to determine whether students are making "adequate yearly progress" as defined by the law.
Several of the area's leading educators criticized the federal mandates, noting that some of the state's highest achieving districts -- including Weston and Shrewsbury, which rank among the state's top 36 schools for overall MCAS performance -- were placed on the federal watch list this year.
In Chelsea, the only urban district in the state that was not placed on the watch list this year, educators are celebrating their strong record of improvement, including strides made in literacy.
www.boston.com /news/education/k_12/mcas/articles/2004/09/26/22_local_school_districts_on_federal_watch_list   (1243 words)

  
 Geography - Geographic Area Listings - Administrative Geography
English and Welsh counties as at 31/12/1992 (19Kb xls)
English and Welsh counties as at 31/12/1993 (19Kb xls)
Note: The above list is still current, and includes The City of London and the London boroughs, English metropolitan and non-metropolitan districts, English and Welsh unitary authorities, Scottish council areas, and Northern Ireland district council areas.
www.statistics.gov.uk /geography/geographic_area_listings/administrative.asp   (607 words)

  
 Talk:St Albans - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
I have removed the Abbey from the list of the notable buildings because the cathedral entry explains the cathedral was previously the abbey.
Except that in UK English not only have the stops in DC been abandoned as unnecessary and ugly adornments - just as it is no longer used in AC or DC, the electrical terms - but the separating comma has as well.
That you are patently unaware of the revered position that Fowler holds in the English language betrays your ignorance (and, indeed, the depth of your ignorance is laid bare by the fact you think it descriptive).
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Talk:St_Albans   (1023 words)

  
 Preliminary list of DIstricts in Need of Improvement
NCLB requires that all student scores in a district are combined and calculated as a whole to determine whether the district meets the required achievement, attendance, graduation and test-taking targets established by the State.
Districts not making AYP for two consecutive years in the same content area in each level existing within the district (elementary/middle and /or high school) are designated a DINI, and must develop a district improvement plan focused on the areas which caused the designation.
A district can be designated as not making AYP based on performance of the district as a whole, or the performance of one subgroup of students, which is broken down by ethnicity, socioeconomic status, special needs and English language learners.
www.ed.state.nh.us /Education/News/dini.htm   (804 words)

  
 Sheffield
One third of Sheffield is within the Peak District National Park (no other English city has a national park within its boundary), and Sheffield is generally recognized as England's greenest city, containing 150 woodlands and 50 public parks.
They are also colloquially known as "Dee-dars" (which derives from their pronunciation of the "th" in the dialectal words "thee" and "thou") although the term is in decline and is not nearly as prevalent as "Scouse" is for "Liverpudlian" or "Geordie" is for "Novocastrian".
The area, is now part of the region known as South Yorkshire, on its border with the forests of Nottinghamshire and the Derbyshire Dales.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/Sheffield   (2781 words)

  
 List of English districts by area - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of districts of England ordered by area.
The areas given are calculated from the Output Areas created for Census 2001 and made available on CD by the Office for National Statistics.
See also: List of English districts by population
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_English_districts_by_area   (80 words)

  
 Cambridge University|Cambridge Information   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Drawing on its links with the University, the Cambridge area today is known as Silicon Fen, due to the growth of high tech businesses and Business incubatortechnology incubators that have sprung up in the series of science parks and other developments in and around the city.
Cambridge is a Districts of Englandlocal government district, with a city council.
Cycling in one of the various woods in the area or on the Roman Road is strongly suggested as it is truly beautiful and probably educational.
www.echostatic.com /Cambridge_University|Cambridge.html   (2089 words)

  
 Regions and Districts Law
The agreements to which the Region or the District is a party shall be signed by the Chairman of the Region or the Mayor of the District in the presence of the respective Executive Secretary who is responsible for the care and registration of the agreement in accordance with the laws of the nation.
The Chairman of the district shall, in consultation with the prominent members of village communities, propose village administration committees whose appointments shall be subject to the approval of the legislative council of the district.
The secretary of the region or the district and the heads of the branches or sections of the Ministries shall continue to fulfil the council’s responsibilities in line with the existing laws (and by-laws) until the election of a new council.
www.somalilandforum.com /somaliland/law/regions_distric_law.html   (5169 words)

  
 Laponian Area - UNESCO World Heritage Centre
Municipalities – rural districts – Gällivare, Jokkmokk and Arjeplog
It is the largest area in the world (and one of the last) with an ancestral way of life based on the seasonal movement of livestock.
Every summer, the Saami lead their huge herds of reindeer towards the mountains through a natural landscape hitherto preserved, but now threatened by the advent of motor vehicles.
whc.unesco.org /en/list/774   (188 words)

  
 List of English districts by population
The counties used are the ceremonial counties of England, and the populations given are those recorded in the 2001 UK census.
See also: List of English counties by population
List of English districts by area, List of Welsh principal areas by population
www.guajara.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/l/li/list_of_english_districts_by_population.html   (85 words)

  
 wikien.info: Main_Page   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The populations are 2002 mid-year estimates from the Office for National Statistics, using the unrounded figures published by the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister in the Entitlement Notification Reports for Revenue Support Grants [link].
See also: List of English counties by population - List of Ceremonial counties of England by Population - List of English districts by area - List of English districts by ethnic diversity
List of Welsh principal areas by population, List of Northern Ireland districts by population, List of Scottish council areas by population
www.alanaditescili.net /index.php?title=List_of_English_districts_by_population   (131 words)

  
 British Counties, Parish, etc. for Genealogists
Most parishes were originally the area served by a local church, and were (still are in many cases) synonymous with the village in which the church was situated, although outlying dwellings and farms away from the main village were normally included.
In some places lists of burgesses survive; it is perhaps worth mentioning that although women could not vote in Parliamentary elections in Britain until 1925, nevertheless they could be, and sometimes were, burgesses, at least in the 19th century and perhaps earlier.
It is an area of high moorland, with deep, often very picturesque valleys and occasional gorges, mostly situated in north and central Derbyshire but also extending into Staffordshire, Yorkshire and just a little into Lancashire (using pre-1974 boundaries).
homepages.nildram.co.uk /~jimella/counties.htm   (4875 words)

  
 Genealogy Resources on the Internet - Germany/Prussia Mailing Lists
The Beresan District Odessa (BDO) mailing list is for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Beresan Colonies which were made up of Germans who immigrated to Russia, beginning in the first decade of the 19th century, at the request of Alexander I, Tsar of Russia.
A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Ortenau area of Baden, Germany, which is both a historic area in the south-central portion of Baden and a current Kreis (county) with its capital at Offenburg.  The languages for the list are English and German.
A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Russian village of Susannental (or Winkelmann as is was sometimes known), her German Russian inhabitants and their descendants.
www.rootsweb.com /~jfuller/gen_mail_country-ger.html   (8417 words)

  
 Ellipsis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In Chinese, the ellipsis is six dots (in two groups of three dots), twice as long as the English ellipsis.
In some programming languages (Perl, Ada etc), a shortened 2-character ellipsis is used to represent a range of numbers.
In computing, the ellipsis character in the Unicode encoding is encoded as hexadecimal 0x2026, which is displayed as “…”.
americancanyon.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/...   (1003 words)

  
 Saint Lucia Districts
I've acquired data for the areas of the districts of Saint Lucia, as shown in the main table.
List (1) came from tables of population statistics provided by the Saint Lucia Government Statistics Department, which seemed the most official to me. That's why I chose this list to display in "Administrative Subdivisions of Countries".
Most of the ISO lists of country divisions are attributed to a government agency of the country concerned, or FIPS, or IGN (Institut Géographique National, Paris).
www.statoids.com /ulc.html   (569 words)

  
 Schools and Districts in Program Improvement - Year 2004 (CA Dept of Education)
Fifteen districts are identified as entering PI in 2004-05.
The complete list of schools designated as being in PI for 2004-05 can be found at: Title I Program Improvement Status Reports - Adequate Yearly Progress (CA Dept of Education).
The list of school districts in PI can be found at 2004-05 Districts Entering Program Improvement - Adequate Yearly Progress (CA Dept of Education).
www.cde.ca.gov /nr/ne/yr04/yr04rel88.asp   (735 words)

  
 population
In the most common sense of the word, a population is the collection of people, or organisms of a particular species, living in a geographic area.
A particular geographic area of land is said to have a carrying capacity, representing the maximum population which it can support.
Population may also mean the process of populating a geographic area, as by procreation or immigration.
www.fact-library.com /population.html   (232 words)

  
 JLPP | Japanese Literature Publishing Project
Asakusa, the area where Harada grew up, is an old part of Tokyo, where the commoners began to settle during the Edo period (1603-1868).
Although most of it was completely destroyed by the 1923 earthquake and 1945 air raids, Asakusa, among all areas in Tokyo, is the one that best preserves the atmosphere of Edo, as the city was formerly known.
Following the Meireki Fire of 1657, when huge areas of Edo were destroyed, temples, shrines and the mansions of feudal lords were moved to outlying parts of the city, and town-planning measures were adopted to prevent the spread of fires.
www.jlpp.jp /english/list/works24/column.html   (863 words)

  
 CALIFORNIA / Mandate imperils 45 bay districts / State schools face sanctions in battle over 'No Child' law
The districts are among 310 that the state Department of Education fears could face trouble if federal officials get their way and force California to toughen its rules for measuring academic success.
The 310 districts would be added to a list of 14 the state already identified this year as needing improvement, making the total roughly one- third of all 1,000 school districts in California.
Among the 310 listed are Ross Valley Elementary in Marin County, Berkeley Unified in Alameda County, and Walnut Creek School District in Contra Costa County.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2005/02/18/BAGM9BDIO71.DTL   (936 words)

  
 Md. Warns Schools To Raise Test Scores (washingtonpost.com)
Of the state's 24 school systems, five others also were added to the watch list and labeled "in need of improvement." Those districts are in Allegany, Cecil, Dorchester, Kent and Somerset counties, all outside the Washington area.
If a district fails two years in a row, it is put on the watch list.
Prince George's, the state's second-largest district with about 140,000 students, fell short this year in the performance of its special education students on both the reading and math exams.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/articles/A62543-2004Oct25.html   (734 words)

  
 Program Improvement Schools and Districts 2005-06 - Year 2005 (CA Dept of Education)
For instance, all schools identified as being in PI must offer choice for their students to attend another school in the district that is not designated as being a PI school and must provide paid transportation.
For the 2005-06 school year, seven school districts and three county offices of education were newly identified as being in PI, bringing the total number of LEAs to 152.
The list of LEAs newly identified for PI is attached to this release.
www.cde.ca.gov /nr/ne/yr05/yr05rel112.asp   (960 words)

  
 Untitled Document
On the Hu-teng Pu of Villages and its Characteristics in the period of North Sung, Souk-lim Ko....
Appointing Practices of the Prefectural and District Officials in the Provincial Commands during the T'ang Dynasty, Cheong, Byung-jun....
The Chinese Revolution of 1911 and the Korean Refugees in Shanghai, Nanjing District, Bae, Kyoung-han......
www.asiahistory.or.kr /htm/english_list.htm   (4806 words)

  
 Educators back English proposal
If the proposal is approved by the Legislature this summer at a special session yet to be called by Napolitano, the upcoming school year's distribution of the funds would amount to $13.5 million with increases to $185 million by 2009.
This means that districts like Isaac, Roosevelt and Cartwright, where a large population of English learners attend school, would receive more funding per student.
The Isaac Elementary District educates 8,900 students, and as many as 5,300 are identified as English learners.
www.azcentral.com /arizonarepublic/centralphoenix/articles/0701ext-language0701Z4.html   (577 words)

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