Central Provinces


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Central Provinces

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(Placename) the Central Provinces the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec
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Close to an estate of Totski's, in one of the central provinces of Russia, there lived, at that time, a poor gentleman whose estate was of the wretchedest description.
Razumov was a tall, well-proportioned young man, quite unusually dark for a Russian from the Central Provinces.
KABUL -- President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani says the central provinces of the country will not face deprivation as he admitted that more work and determination is required to eliminate poverty and improve the lives of the people.
Jaffna remained deprived of any cricket infrastructure development during the civil war and today all international venues in Sri Lanka are located in the Western, Southern and Central provinces.
5 acre extent of land in Dambulla, will serve the needs of 180 company shops and 200 consumer durable dealers in the North Central, Northern, Eastern, North Western and Central Provinces.
Ghazni is one of the key provinces in south-eastern Afghanistan which connects the central provinces including capital Kabul with the southern and western provinces.
He said the private sector will be in charge of service provision for these central provinces, including Isfahan, Fars, Kerman and Yazd provinces.
The inclement weather isn't expected to last long, with the warmer temperatures forecast for Saturday likely to rise above seasonal norms by 1-3 degrees in the western and central provinces.
The latest spate of protests began last fall after President Rohani took office and residents of the southwest sought to convince him to stop the project favored by the Ahmadi-nejad Administration to divert water from the wet southwest through pipes to the dry central provinces such as Yazd, Esfahan and Kerman.
Haiyan killed 6,155 people and left more than 4 million homeless in Leyte and other eastern and central provinces.
More than 140,000 people in four other central provinces are planned for evacuation Monday, the central floods and storms control committee said on its website.
22 -- The United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) was leading with a clear majority in the North-Western and the Central Provinces while the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) was leading in the Northern Province, according to reports from the counting centres, by the time of posting this news item early in the morning.

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