Dalhousie


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Dalhousie

(dælˈhaʊzɪ)
n
1. (Biography) 9th Earl of, title of George Ramsay. 1770–1838, British general; governor of the British colonies in Canada (1819–28)
2. (Biography) his son, 1st Marquis and 10th Earl of, title of James Andrew Broun Ramsay. 1812–60, British statesman: governor general of India (1848–56)
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Naini Tal had sent down her contingent with all speed; the lathering ponies of the Dalhousie Road staggered into Pathankot, taxed to the full stretch of their strength; while from cloudy Darjiling the Calcutta Mail whirled up the last straggler of the little army that was to fight a fight, in which was neither medal nor honour for the winning, against an enemy none other than "the sickness that destroyeth in the noonday.
There was nothing in it of the child with whom I had journeyed to Dalhousie centuries since.
The student union of Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Canada, is handing out 'emergency hijab kits' to Muslim students who were reportedly harassed on the campus by having their head scarves pulled off and getting spat upon.
FAISALABAD -- The University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) and Dalhousie University, Canada will kick off dual joint degree programmes BSc in Agriculture; Agriculture Economics; and Environmental Sciences.
Lawyers representing one of the dentistry students at the centre of the Dalhousie University Facebook scandal say their client was unfairly suspended based on him "liking" one photo with sexual overtones from a humour website.
Dalhousie, a university known for its excellence in academics and innovation, needed a better system.
Comparing the polar oceans, scientists at Dalhousie University in Canada found that the Arctic Ocean is more acidic and warmer in the summer months.
Dalhousie and Scotiabank executives will unveil a new trophy associated with the program at a customer reception being held in advance of the Scotiabank Annual General Meeting scheduled to take place in Halifax on April 9.
PJC Architecture said the work on Dalhousie Castle near Edinburgh would be its first project north of the border and is the latest exciting deal for the firm which has seen turnover grow 60% in the last six months.
Summary: An unfrequented homestay in Dalhousie becomes a place for bonding for a small family; its charm, and the beauty of the surrounding hills, luring them back again and again.
Editor Suarez, a doctoral student in political science at Dalhousie University, Canada, presents papers from a March 2011 symposium, which was organized by the Dalhousie Graduate Society of Political Science and held in Halifax, Canada.