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Switzerland: see BernBern
or Berne
, canton (1990 pop. 937,365), 2,658 sq mi (6,883 sq km), W central Switzerland. The second most populous and second largest canton of the country, Bern comprises three sections—the Bernese Alps, or Oberland [Ger.
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CURLING: Cameron Bryce and his Scotland team suffered their first loss of the World Mixed Championship in Berne, Switzerland yesterday going down 9-3 to the USA.
Questionnaires, group discussions and video observation of lessons were used to analyse the behaviour of 872 children, mostly aged 13-14 years, going to school in Berne, Switzerland. This data was compared to examination and class work results.
From the Berne Animal Park, Tierparkweg 1, 3005 Berne, Switzerland (Heiderich, Schildger); and the Clinic for Birds, Reptiles, Amphibians and Fish, Frankfurter Str.
Berne, Switzerland - Letter volumes for Santa remain stable; Posts expect to process more than 7 million letters this year
A delegation from the Q-Post, led by its chairman Abdul Rahman al-Aqaily will be on a fortnight long assignment at the headquarters of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) in Berne, Switzerland, starting from November 3.
Hyon and Kim reportedly met as teenagers and became romantically involved in the early 2000s after he returned from an elite private school in Berne, Switzerland.
Berne, Switzerland, Mar 19 (ONA) A session of the bilateral political consultations was held at the Swiss capital, Berne today between the Sultanate and Switzerland.
BKW Energie AG, based in Berne, Switzerland, announced it plans to challenge a court ruling that operating license of the company's Muehlebeg nuclear reactor should expire at the end of June 2013.
But England will kick off next season with an away game against Italy in Berne, Switzerland, on August 15.
The workshop was attended by University of Berne, Switzerland, University of Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan, International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, North South National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR), Foundation of Research and Socio-Ecological Harmony, Islamabad, Department of Livestock and Dairy Development, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Peshawar, Programme for Mountain Aras Conservation, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, PARC and NARC.
Author affiliation: University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
A Liverpool Harrier, Ken won the silver medal at the 1954 European Championships in Berne, Switzerland in the men''s 4x100 metres relay, alongside George Ellis, Kenneth Jones and Brian Shenton.