Fourth World


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Fourth World

those countries, mainly in contemporary Africa and Asia, which are the poorest in the world. The term is used to distinguish certain countries within the usual category of the THIRD WORLD, especially in the light of the economic stagnation of some countries during the 1970s and 1980s. It is a recent term not yet established in general usage.
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History will remember this team not only for their stunning success but also their resilience and determination off their field during their campaign for a record fourth World Cup, said Sen.
In this accessible descriptive narrative, he calls for decolonization for the Fourth World, which is defined here as Indigenous nations within colonial nation-states.
Tauranga [New Zealand], Feb 3 ( ANI ): India Under-19 cricket team lifted their record fourth World Cup trophy as they triumphed over Australia with an eight-wicket victory in the finals being played at the Bay Oval ground in Mount Maunganui here on Saturday.
Two weeks before the FIA Prize Giving Gala, which will officially crown Lewis and Mercedes with their fourth world championships, the Silver Arrows team paid special tribute to Hamilton, who first celebrated in Brixworth before marking the occasion in Brackley, where he was welcomed with the guard of honour.
James Pritchard, Canada's leading international scorer, could also get a start in a fourth World Cup after being included on the bench in the 23-man squad as Canada look to bounce back from their 41-18 loss to France on Thursday.
"The resistance movement will be victorious because it is based on ethical principles," Al-Laham said at the meeting on the sidelines of the Fourth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament on Tuesday.
The Lazio frontman picked up his 16th goal, in what was his fourth World Cup, to surpass Brazilian Ronaldo as the tournament's leading scorer.
Germany has claimed a fourth World Cup crown in a 1-0 win against Argentina after extra time in the final in Rio de Janeiro.
This is the fourth World Cup in a row that Germany have the last four of the tournament, and France had little answer to Mats Hummels' 12th minute header.
De Rossi returned to play in the final against France, which saw the Azzurri win their fourth World Cup, but admits the incident still haunts him.
Vettel, who can win a fourth world title in succession in tomorrow's race at the Buddh International Circuit, was again joined at the top of the pile by team-mate Mark Webber, the Australian 0.560secs adrift.
SEBASTIAN VETTEL is 1-100 for a fourth world drivers title after sauntering to his seventh victory of the season to go 60 points clear with six races left, writes Phil Agius.

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