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Colonia

 

(Colonia del Sacramento), a city and port in Uruguay, on the bank of the Río de la Plata. Administrative center of Colonia Department. Population, 12,800 (1963). The city has textile, leather, and meat-processing enterprises.

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We are very pleased and excited to welcome Nordstrom Rack to Colonie Center and to introduce them to the capital region of New York," said Steve Plenge, president of Pacific Retail Capital Partners, LLC and partner of KRE Colonie Owner, LLC, owner of Colonie Center.
The colonie was an important part of an overall project of social engineering managed by a growing group of "experts": social workers, doctors and educators.
Several former colonies continue to struggle with widespread poverty and lack of industrial development.
Without home or protector, in the colonies they were denied even the comfort of a priest or the comfort of knowing, when, how, or where they could seek a new home.
As is often the case, these hardships were exploited by demagogues--Governor Shirley prominent among them--to foment hostility against an external "threat," in this case the French Catholic Acadians, who were accused of plotting with the Indians against the largely Protestant English colonies.
The physiological trigger to produce nymphs and replacement reproductives from larvae in cases of orphaning, as previously described in mature Coptotermes colonies (Lenz & Runko 1993), is also true in incipient colonies (< 10 mo old), although rare.
Now, the WASA has constituted a Task Force comprising P and D Staff of the agency and directed it to launch a vigorous operation against all developers of the residential colonies who failed to provide water supply and sewerage system in the schemes.
There are still 33 colonies such as Bhawani Enclave, Ashok Vihar Phase II, Devilal colonies and Ambedkar Nagar II, where installation work has not yet started and it is going to affect around 4.
While clear information on many economic sectors is often difficult to obtain, it is possible to utilize income tax records in former British African colonies to further examine income inequality during and after colonization.
Ramallah: The Palestinian Ministry of National Economy has revealed that Israeli factories based in the West Bank have been illegally using international trademarks to trick Palestinians who are boycotting products made in Israeli colonies.
Around one in 10 honeybee colonies were lost between the beginning of October 2013 and the end of March 2014, compared to a third of colonies which failed to survive in 2012/2013, the British Beekeepers Association (BBKA) winter survival survey reveals.
TOUGHER controls on importing bumblebees are needed to protect native bees, scientists have urged after a study revealed widespread disease in colonies being brought into the UK.