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Dards

 

the conditional name for a group of peoples living in adjacent regions of northern India, Pakistan, and northeast Afghanistan and speaking Dardic languages (Kashmiri, Kohistani, Shina, and Khowar). In historical literature, the territory they inhabit is often known as Dardistan.

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(iii) Train the MARD and DARD staff working on M&E on the approaches, roles and functions, indicators, and methodologies, and expose them to th
For a transfer to take effect for the 2016 BPS Scheme year DARD must receive the TE1 application between 4 April and 3 May 2016.
Further information and guidance for those wishing to apply for Young Farmers Payment / Regional Reserve can be viewed on the DARD websiteexternal link.
The combination of private investment alongside DARDs new headquarters bringing 600 jobs will be the economic injection the North West needs.
"I believe both the design of the new building and DARDs relocation to the north west is an opportunity to embrace the future," Minister ONeill said.
Both tracks received €150,000 in emergency funding from Horse Racing Ireland this year to maintain prize-money levels after the dramatic reduction in the Horse Racing Fund (HRF) administered by Dard.
OPPOSITE: shoes piled up at the door of a Gujjar shepherd's cabin, high in the Pir Panjal section of the Himalaya, along the upper reaches of the Raman Sin River south of Gurez; ABOVE: a Dard Shin elder in the village of Burnoi, who had never seen a Western traveller in his village before.
"Subsequently DARD feed inspectors have taken official samples to be tested and analysed by the Public Analyst.
A DARD spokesman said it would review meat plant procedures to ensure a similar breach of BSE testing rules did not happen again.
"I highlighted I believe there is a cross-border organised crime element to these thefts and this I believe is borne out by these latest figures with the Newry and Armagh DARD offices reporting over 1,332 of these cattle stolen or missing.
"This error by Dard officials could not have come at a worse time and we have asked Dard to initiate an inquiry into this incident and to take urgent steps to ensure that this human error cannot happen again."
The Minister was speaking after a meeting between the Chinese Minister Zhi Shuping, Defra Secretary of State, Owen Patterson and the DARD Deputy Chief Veterinary Officer Dr Perpetua McNamee.