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Gard

(gär), department (1990 pop. 591,700), S France, on the Rhône River and the Mediterranean Sea. NîmesNîmes
, city (1990 pop. 133,607), capital of Gard dept., S France, in Cévennes. An important market town and rail hub, its products include machinery, textiles and clothing, and tinware. An old Gallic town, it became Roman c.120 B.C.
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Gard

a department of S France, in Languedoc-Roussillon region. Capital: N?mes. Pop.: 648 522 (2003 est.). Area: 5881 sq. km (2294 sq. miles)
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However, Mr Dousset, the top aide of the Gard administration, said no one knew for certain that the man was in his van at the time.
Mr Gard and Ms Yates, from west London, had asked the High Court to rule that Charlie should be allowed to undergo a therapy trial in New York.
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Mum Connie Yates, 31, broke down in tears and said: "We haven't even read it." Mr Gard shouted "evil" before the pair stormed out of the High Court.
London's Great Ormond Street Hospital said last week that it had received "claims of new evidence" that 11-month-old Charlie Gard could be treated for his disease and has asked a court to rule on how to proceed.
Charlie's parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard, both in their 30s and from Bedfont, west London, want to take him to a hospital in the US but lost a lengthy legal battle after judges had ruled in favour of doctors at GOSH, who argued the treatment would not improve the 11-month-old's quality of life.
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Roppestad, who joined Gard in 1997, has been promoted from his current post as co-head of underwriting.
The militants have placed huge rocks in the middle of the road that connects Shinwari, Seyah Gard, Surkh Parsa and Sheikh Ali districts of Parwan, the Seyah Gard district chief Mohammad Syed Siddique told Pajhwok Afghan News.
Under Gard's bill, which a Senate committee approved last week, the state's 66 solid waste districts would lose their authority to directly impose property taxes to raise money for budgets, salaries or other initiatives.