Latest Political geography Stories

2014-06-23 23:09:47

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report" Market Snapshot: Glucose Monitoring Devices 2006 to 2020 - Benelux and Scandinavia (Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark and Norway)" to its huge collection of research reports. Full report at http://www.researchmoz.us/market-snapshot-glucose-monitoring-devices-2006-to-2020-benelux-and-scandinavia-netherlands-belgium-luxembourg-sweden-denmark-and-norway-report.html. Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Market...

2014-06-23 20:21:58

Gordon Edwards - Vaninga's Chairman: "The growth potential in the data centre market in the southern part of the African continent is huge: in the future we will see the broadband and cloud services market developing at a rate similar to that experienced in the African cellular market." TORONTO AND TEL AVIV, June 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Athlone Investments signed a share purchase agreement providing for the acquisition of 75% of the Moçambique based telecom company Vaninga &...

2014-06-23 16:25:59

AU Chair Asks for Support to Improve Agricultural Production and Food Security MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, African Union Commission Chair, inaugurated the 23rd African Union Summit (AUS) with the opening of the 28th Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives' Committee (COREP) held in the Conference Center of Sipopo, located in Malabo Equatorial Guinea. She urged all the delegates to support the initiatives...

2014-06-23 08:24:08

DUBAI, UAE, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WTS Energy has expanded its horizon in Europe and Africa by opening offices in Belgrade, Serbia and in Maputo and Pemba, Mozambique. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140623/693412 ) Frederik Rengers, CEO of WTS Energy says: "With investments by Gazprom and other companies in many exploration and production projects in and around Serbia, there is a huge potential for Serbia transforming into a massive energy...

2014-06-22 23:02:51

costa-rica.topseos.com issues June 2014 recommendations of ten top call tracking services in Costa Rica. (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 costa-rica.topseos.com has named the ten best call tracking software providers in Costa Rica for the month of June 2014. The ratings consist of internet marketing solution providers which have years of experience in providing exceptional solutions. The ratings are compiled through a rigorous examination process which involves the inspection and testing of top...

2014-06-20 23:00:56

Chazel Capital Inc (http://www.chazelcapital.com) announced today that they will intensify their efforts and increase capital commitments in Peru over the next several years. These increases include the hiring of qualified personnel from across the globe and new executive offices, as well as additional investments into the expansion and enhancement of currently producing properties. Lima, Peru (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Chazel Capital today revealed an aggressive expansion plan for their...

2014-06-20 16:20:16

Harper Government leads an expanded team of partners to discover the fate of Sir John Franklin's lost Arctic expedition OTTAWA, June 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - This summer, the Government of Canada and an unprecedented number of organizations from the public, private and non-profit sectors will partner together, using state-of-the-art technology, to locate the historic ships of the ill-fated 1845 Franklin Expedition. The 2014 Franklin Expedition will also have the added benefit of furthering...

2014-06-20 08:23:45

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gertler Family Foundation [http://www.gertlerfamilyfoundation.org ] (GFF) has distributed three tons of emergency humanitarian supplies to some of the most vulnerable among the more than 130,000 Congolese recently expelled from neighboring Republic of Congo. During the past seven weeks, government authorities in Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of Congo, have daily forced out of the...

2014-06-19 23:02:16

Monegasque crew member Pierre Casiraghi sailed to home waters victoriously today with Esimit Europa 2 at the Giraglia Rolex Cup. As one of the helmsmen with the multinational Esimit Sailing Team, he proudly sailed the yacht into the Port Hercule where the Yacht Club de Monaco, home yacht club of Esimit Europa2, is located. Monte Carlo (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 After 24 hours, 35 minutes and 56 seconds of sailing (at 12:35:56 CEST), Esimit Europa 2 was for the fourth time first to sail over...

2014-06-19 16:27:29

West African Nation hosts Conference for a Second Time MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Republic of Equatorial Guinea will welcome leaders from the African continent and around the world at the 23(rd) African Union Summit (AUS) to be held in the capital city of Malabo on June 20-27, 2014. Under the theme "Agriculture and Food Security," the conference will serve as a frame for members seeking commitments to increase and improve agricultural...

Latest Political geography Reference Libraries

Jabal al-Tair Island
2014-04-10 11:56:15

Jabal al-Tair Island, known by many other names including Tair Island and Jebel Teir, is a volcanic island that is located in the Red Sea and is under the jurisdiction of Yemen. It reaches an elevation of 801 feet and is about 1.9 miles in length. The island is comprised of Jabal al-Tair, a stratovolcano that was considered extinct in 1982, although it erupted in 2007. In 1900, the British Admiralty described the volcano as having a steep, conical shape, making it a good landmark for ships...

Sri Lanka cinnamon, Cinnamomum verum
2014-02-09 09:22:38

Cinnamomum verum is an evergreen tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as True cinnamon, Ceylon cinnamon, or Sri Lanka cinnamon. C. verum belongs to the Lauraceae family. This small tree is popular because its inner bark is used to make the common spice cinnamon.  A large majority of plants grow in Sri Lanka; however it is cultivated for commercial purposes in other regions. C. verum trees can grow anywhere between 32 and 50 feet tall. Its leaves are longer than they...

2013-02-18 13:27:43

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country involving the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and a number of smaller islands. It’s the world’s sixth-largest country regarding to total area. Some of the neighboring countries include East Timor, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea to the north; the Solomon Islands, New Caledonia and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. For at least 40,000 years before European...

Masai Lion, Panthera leo nubica
2012-11-16 15:20:46

The Masai lion (Panthera leo nubica), also known as the East African Lion, is a subspecies of the African lion. It can be found in Eastern areas of Africa. Males reach an average body length between 8.2 and 9.8 feet, including the tail, with a weight between 320 and 440 pounds. Masai lions located in northeastern Africa are often classified with P. nubica, which include Tsavo lions (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsavo_lion), and these are known to produce males with no manes. The Masai lion...

2008-08-07 10:35:10

The St. Helena Plover (Charadrius sanctaehelenae), locally known as the Wirebird due to its thin legs, is a small wader endemic to the island of Saint Helena. Kittlitz's Plover is the St. Helena bird's closest relative. The bird was first mentioned in 1638, and is the national bird of Saint Helena, featured on the island's coat of arms. This plover is resident all year on the open areas of Saint Helena, and it is thought that the widespread deforestation on the island, while generally harmful...

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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'