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Tongeren

(tông`ərən), Fr. Tongres, commune (1991 pop. 29,451), Limburg prov., E Belgium. It is the trade center of the productive Hesbaye farm region. As a center of GaulGaul
, Lat. Gallia, ancient designation for the land S and W of the Rhine, W of the Alps, and N of the Pyrenees. The name was extended by the Romans to include Italy from Lucca and Rimini northwards, excluding Liguria.
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, it was a major Roman stronghold, flourishing in the reign of TiberiusTiberius
(Tiberius Julius Caesar Augustus) , 42 B.C.–A.D. 37, second Roman emperor (A.D. 14–A.D. 37). He was the son of Tiberius Claudius Nero and Livia Drusilla and was originally named Tiberius Claudius Nero. He campaigned (20 B.C.) in Armenia, became (19 B.C.
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 (A.D. 14–37). The town was destroyed (4th cent.) by the Salian Franks and again (881) by the Norsemen. Of note are the Church of Notre Dame (9th–15th cent.), with Romanesque cloisters, as well as the town's Roman walls and its many houses dating from the 16th and 17th cent.
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A jury was sworn in yesterday at the court in Tongeren, east Belgium, and the murder trial is expected to last a month.
A children's therapist alerted police after spotting a girl she thought was Madeleine, four, in the restaurant in the town of Tongeren.
The possible sighting of the missing four-year-old was in the Flemish town of Tongeren, near the Dutch border.
A possible sighting of the missing four-year-old in the town of Tongeren, near the Dutch border, is being investigated by the Belgian authorities.
Meanwhile Belgian police were carrying out DNA tests today on a drinks bottle used by a girl resembling Madeleine, following a possible sighting of the missing four-year-old in a restaurant in the Flemish town of Tongeren.
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Given the inconsistent effect of R/S on forgiveness, Davis, Hook, Van Tongeren, Gartner, and Worthington (2012) elucidated five pathways by which R/S may promote forgiveness under certain conditions.
This comes after police received a "highly credible" sighting of Madeleine in Tongeren, on the Dutch border.
For example, humble individuals may be able to better regulate their selfish motivations for the sake of a relationship, similar to a transformation of motivation (Yovetich & Rusbult, 1994), which may make humble partners more romantically appealing (Van Tongeren, Davis, & Hook, 2013).
ANY faint hopes Ireland had of qualifying for the UEFA Under-19 Championships were well and truly crushed by Switzerland in Tongeren yesterday.
Officers said the woman claimed to have seen a girl matching her description with an English-speaking woman and a Dutch man in the border town of Tongeren.