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 PRIME MINISTER : Encyclopedia Entry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
While the modern office of Prime Minister was developed in the UK the first actual usage of the word Prime Minister or Premier Ministre was used by Cardinal Richelieu, when, in 1624 he was named to head the royal council as prime minister of France.
The term Prime Minister in the sense that we know it originated in the 18th century in the United Kingdom.
Not every prime minister fits exclusively into either category: Eamon de Valera, though a strong personality, was only interested in controlling some of his government's agenda (usually constitutional matters and Anglo-Irish affairs), and allowed large areas to decided by his colleagues.
bibleocean.com /OmniDefinition/Prime_Minister   (2964 words)

 List of Prime Ministers of Greenland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The following is a list of prime ministers of Greenland.
The prime minister is the head of government and is usually the leader of the majority party in the Parliament of Greenland, also known as the Landsting in Danish.
Jonathan Motzfeldt became prime minister after home rule was granted to Greenland in 1979.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Prime_Ministers_of_Greenland   (106 words)

 Lists of incumbents
Current incumbents may be found in the countries' articles (main article and "Politics of").
List of Commissioners of the British Antartic Territory
List of High Commissioners of the British Antarctic Territory
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/li/Lists_of_incumbents.html   (344 words)

 Prime ministers look at EMU   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The prime ministers set targets for the development of a sustainable Norden saying that current and future generations should be assured a safe and healthy life.
Ministers are expected to compare notes on how their countries will address their economic situation as the rest of the European Union (save the United Kingdom and Greece) move over to the euro at the beginning of the year.
Prime Ministers were expected to call for close contacts between the Nordic capitals, as the date for EMU to start approaches, and evaluations have to be made after the euro has functioned for some months.
www.norden.org /sesjon/081198_UK_EMU.htm   (4773 words)

 List of Danish Female Ministers
She was entangled in a scandal that brought along the fall of the conservative-liberal government in 1993 and convicted for not telling the truth in court.
As minister of Church Affairs she was boss of both of her parents, who are both priests in the Danish Evangelical Lutheran church.
Daughter of former Minister of Agriculture and present County Mayor, Laurits Tørnæs, Ulla Pedersen Tørnæs is married to Jørgen Larsen Tørnæs (who took his wifes surname), and mother of three daughters born in 1997, 1998, and 2002.
www.guide2womenleaders.com /Danmark_List.htm   (2883 words)

 Denmark at Caribbean Topfunwebsites   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Co-official with Greenlandic in Greenland, and Faroese language in the Faroe Islands, as well as German language, which is a recognised and protected minority language in southern Denmark.
The List of Danish monarchs is formally head of state, a role which is mainly ceremonial, since executive power is exercised by the cabinet ministers, with the prime minister acting as the first among equals (''primus inter pares'').
Greenland and the Faroe Islands also belong to the Kingdom of Denmark, but have autonomous status and are largely self-governing, and are each represented by two seats in the parliament.
www.topfunwebsites.com /grenada/denmark.html   (1469 words)

 Lists of incumbents - Avoo - Ask Us A Question - These are lists of incumbents, i   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
lists of people in various offices and positions, including heads of states or of subnational entities.
Current incumbents may also be found in the countries' articles (main article and "Politics of") and the list of national leaders, recent changes on 2005 in politics, and past leaders on State leaders by year and Colonial governors by year.
Prime Ministers of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
www.millvalleycaus.com /details/Lists_of_incumbents   (916 words)

 Politics of Denmark
The current monarch Queen Margaret II has largely ceremonial functions; probably her most significant formal power lies in her right to appoint the statsminister (prime minister) and cabinet ministers, who are responsible for administration of the government.
Elections are held at least every four years, but the prime minister can dissolve the Folketing at any time and call for new elections.
From 1993 to 2001 the Prime Minister was Poul Nyrup Rasmussen[?] and his Social Democratic Party led a minority coalition governments, after December 1996 with the centrist Radikale only.
www.fastload.org /po/Politics_of_Denmark.html   (978 words)

 National Report of Denmark for COP7, 1999
Greenland is part of the Danish realm but the Home Rule Government has full jurisdiction over all the renewable resources of this huge island.
The people of Greenland, who are still depending on subsistence harvesting of natural resources, treasure these prime wildlife habitats because they yield highly-valued game birds, such as ducks, geese, seals and small cetaceans.
It was therefore a natural and logical step for the provincial Greenland Parliament in the autumn of 1987 to pass unanimously a motion to designate eleven of the most important wetland areas in the country as Ramsar Sites.
www.ramsar.org /cop7/cop7_nr_denmark.htm   (6937 words)

 2006: May - August Political Notes - Richard Stallman
The Japanese prime minister's visit to the Yasukuni shrine is part of a larger phenomenon: whitewashing the Japanese aggression of World War II and forgetting the lessons of peace that Japanese learned after the war.
The Japanese prime minister's visit to the Yasukuni shrine is part of a larger trend: whitewashing the Japanese aggression of World War II, even up to the enslavement of women from conquered countries as prostitutes for soldiers.
Israel's foreign minister confirms what people had concluded: that Bush and Blair were protecting their invasion of Lebanon.
www.stallman.org /archives/2006-may-aug.html   (12762 words)

 BBC NEWS | World | Europe | Q&A: Denmark's election
The Folketing, the Danish parliament, was also facing the lengthy process of reforming local government, which was expected to take six months and would have prevented the prime minister going to the polls until the autumn.
The Liberal leader, Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen, is the centre-right candidate and is strongly favoured to remain head of government.
Of the 175 members, 135 are elected in multi-member constituencies and 40 are supplementary members who do not represent a constituency but reflect their party's share of the overall vote.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/europe/4230015.stm   (735 words)

 Russia — Odd Man Out in the G-8 by Mark Medish - The Globalist > > Global Economy
President Bill Clinton and Prime Minister Tony Blair were among those who pushed for Russian membership.
It is interesting to note that, despite strong political pressures, finance officials have so far managed to keep Russia out of the traditional G7 process involving finance ministers and central bankers, who meet strictly "at seven".
Carl Bildt, a member of The Globalist's Advisory Board since 2003, was named foreign minister of the Swedish government on October 6, 2006.
www.theglobalist.com /storyid.aspx?StoryId=5151   (1233 words)

 NTI: Global Security Newswire - Thursday, March 6, 2003
British Prime Minister Tony Blair told the House of Commons yesterday that he was confident that such support could be obtained.
The changes to the list were necessary to implement changes to the Wassenaar List that were finalized in May 2002 (Federal Register, March 5).
Greenland is a semi-autonomous territory of Denmark with no legal foreign policy authority.
www.nti.org /d_newswire/issues/newswires/2003_3_6.html   (6707 words)

 UC Berkeley Summer Reading 2005
In many cases the failures resulted from environmental fragility combined with unwillingness of the society to recognize or adapt to the problems until it was too late.
Throughout the journey, she documented the lives of the Arab tribes she encountered and surveyed the land, providing valuable information for the British government on the eve of World War I. Bell has been called the most powerful woman in the British Empire during the first decades of the 20th century.
She counseled kings and prime ministers and helped create the boundaries of present day Iraq.
www.lib.berkeley.edu /Instruction/readinglists/2005.html   (1409 words)

 Norden this week 00-06-19 - Nordic Council / Nordic Council of Ministers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Danish Prime Minister, Poul Nyrup Rasmussen, maintains his position that Danish block grants should be phased out over a period of just four years.
During the same period, the work of the Council of Ministers has been extended with a considerable number of new areas, such as the programme for the Baltic countries and Northwestern Russia, student grant schemes such as Nordpraktik and Nordplus-Mini, and increased efforts in the areas of environment and culture.
Although Greenland has never had the draft, the Danish navy has begun a campaign to get more young Greenlanders to apply for jobs in the armed forces where they, among other things, would be able to serve on fishery inspection vessels in Greenland waters.
www.norden.org /niv_eng/000619_eng.htm   (1584 words)

 Countries Go-Gu
Greece - Greenland - Grenada - Guadeloupe - Guam - Guatemala - Guernsey - Guinea - Guinea-Bissau - Guyana
Prime ministers 10 Mar 1944 - 18 Apr 1944 Evripidis Mpakirtzis (b.
Prime ministers 14 May 1957 - 2 Oct 1958 Ahmed Sékou Touré (s.a.) (vice president, from 26 Jul 1958 president, of the Government Council) 26 Apr 1972 - 3 Apr 1984 Louis Lansana Beavogui (s.a.) 5 Apr 1984 - 18 Dec 1984 Diarra Traoré (b.
www.rulers.org /rulg2.html   (10646 words)

 Denmark Government Information
Queen Margrethe II has largely ceremonial functions; probably her most significant formal power lies in her right to appoint the prime minister and cabinet ministers, who are responsible for administration of the government.
Elections are held at least every 4 years, but the prime minister can dissolve the Folketing at any time and call for new elections.
Branches: Executive--Queen (Chief of State), Prime Minister (head of government), cabinet.
www.traveldocs.com /dk/govern.htm   (851 words)

 Executive branch. The World Factbook. 2003
elections: none; the monarch is hereditary; governor general chosen by the monarch on the advice of the prime minister; following legislative elections, the leader of the majority party or the leader of the majority coalition is usually appointed prime minister by the governor general
elections: none; the monarch is hereditary; governor general appointed by the monarch on the recommendation of the prime minister; following legislative elections, the leader of the majority party or leader of a majority coalition is sworn in as prime minister by the governor general
elections: none; the monarch is hereditary; prime minister and deputy prime ministers appointed by the monarch
www.bartleby.com /151/fields/51.html   (15294 words)

 Pakistan News Service - PakTribune
Well placed sources told Online Tuesday that Prime Minister had presented a list of inefficient ministers and state ministers to the President General Pervez Musharraf and PML President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain and made formal request to them for cutting down size of the cabinet.
The number of cabinet members be decreased from 59 to 30 so that the expenses are reduced and only competent ministers remain members of cabinet.
Shaukat Aziz pointed out that internal differences among the federal ministers and state ministers were damaging the performance of the cabinet.
www.paktribune.com /news/index.php?id=111614   (395 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
France is also the country with the fastest average internet connection speed (ADSL and more recently optical fibre in Paris), and in 2004, for the 3rd time in a row, the French healthcare system has been ranked number one in the world by the World Health Organisation.
The president names the prime minister, presides over the cabinet, commands the armed forces, and concludes treaties.
It is estimated that one quarter (25%) of the French population descends in varying amounts from these different waves of migrations [2].
www.gamecheatz.net /games.php?title=France   (6926 words)

 Outside Online Archives | Outside Online
Not a nebbish actuary's roster of deeds to be checked off — did that, done that, doing that — or a catalog of potential acquisitions both material and experiential, but a simple bundle of goals and attainable epics.
Whether you saddle up in an ocean kayak or Greenland's traditional qajaq — a sealskin-covered hunting craft — the craggy, mostly fjorded seas surrounding the island are some of the world's most remarkable.
The kind of self-sufficiency I developed — dealing with everyone from foreign ministers to pygmies — has shaped everything that's come after in my life.
outside.away.com /magazine/1298/9812list.html   (6578 words)

 CIA - The World Factbook 2002 -- Field Listing - Executive branch
Chief of state includes the name and title of the titular leader of the country who represents the state at official and ceremonial functions but may not be involved with the day-to-day activities of the government.
In the UK, the monarch is the chief of state, and the prime minister is the head of government.
elections: none; the monarch is hereditary; governor general appointed by the monarch on the recommendation of the prime minister; prime minister and deputy prime minister appointed by the governor general
www.umsl.edu /services/govdocs/wofact2002/fields/2077.html   (12001 words)

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A U.S. delegation led by Holum arrived in Greenland on Monday for talks with Danish and Greenland officials about using a ballistic missile early-warning system (BMEWS) radar at the U.S. Thule airbase in the north-west of the vast Arctic island, which belongs to Denmark.
The Thule radar in Greenland is one of five installations that must be upgraded to become part of the NMD, which some security policy analysts believe could spark a new arms race.
The recent meeting of G8 foreign ministers has also expressed strong concern over the possibility that the ABM treaty may be abrogated to allow NMD to proceed, and has stated that they are 'deeply concerned' over missile proliferation as a result of NMD.
www.xmission.com /pub/lists/abolition-usa/archive/v01.n361   (4569 words)

Rulers has lists of heads of state and heads of government (and, in certain cases, de facto leaders which don't occupy either of those formal positions) of all currently existing countries and territories.
There are links to further information from the House of Representatives home page.
General information plus lists of members of the cabinet, principal ministers, who is who, etc.
victorian.fortunecity.com /christy/454/Navegacoes/governos_em_geral.htm   (170 words)

 ClariNet News
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- A former National Guard officer and his ex-wife pleaded innocent to possession and attempted sale of illegally obtained national security secrets that the FBI said are worth millions of dollars.
ATLANTA (Ticker) - There is a long list of very good players who never have played in an NBA All-Star Game.
NUUK, Greenland, Feb 7 (AFP) - An Air Greenland plane made an emergency landing Friday with 25 passengers and three crew on board in southwest Greenland after losing one of its two front wheels, the company said.
quickstart.clari.net /qs_se/webnews/list/xqxw/20.html   (2759 words)

 Not updated: Information about Governments, Cabinets, Ministers, etc.
This page gives outline election results (seats, %vote, majority, and turnout), along with cabinet membership, and has links to other relevant information.
Stephen Smith has lists of government members since 1979 (not just Cabinet members) indexed by Department.
Encyclopaedia of British History: 1700-1930: Prime Ministers 1750-1930, Members of Parliament: 1750-1850 and 1850-1950
www.psr.keele.ac.uk /govinfo.htm   (226 words)

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The list in question, or rather the lists, concern groups that the government labels foreign terrorist organizations, or FTOs, along with funders, supporters and business entities that aid them.
The State Department list of FTOs, created by the 1996 Anti-Terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act and first issued in 1997, currently includes twenty-eight groups.
There is ``a good chance'' that Osama bin Laden is dead, French defense minister Alain Richard said Thursday, leaving open the possibility that the al-Qaida leader is in hiding, NY Times, March 11, 2002
www.eff.org /Censorship/Terrorism_militias/antiterrorism_chill.html   (13711 words)

 Fun Trivia Quiz List
This quiz has a variety of questions related to my great country New Zealand.
The following quiz is based upon the politics of the fascinating Arctic nation of Greenland.
A quiz for anyone who loves the Ford Mustang...
www.funtrivia.com /quizlistgold.cfm?neww=12   (691 words)

 Bookmarks for Iceland
President, Prime Minister, and Cabinet   Current as of April 1, 2005
Shouldn't Greenland Be Known as Iceland and Vice Versa?
Live Webcams in cities around Iceland, courtesy of Esso; and another List of Iceland Webcams
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