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(rä, räth), circular hill fort protected by earthworks, used by the ancient Irish in the pre-Christian era as a retreat in time of danger. Some of the larger raths, such as that at TaraTara
, village, Co. Meath, E Republic of Ireland. The Hill of Tara (507 ft/155 m high) was the seat of the high kings of Ireland from ancient times until the 6th cent. and may have been the site of religious ceremonies in prehistoric times. A statue of St.
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, were important in early Irish history and were used by chieftains or kings. Many raths remain throughout Ireland.

rath

A primitive fort in Ireland, many of which still exist today; the defensive structure includes ramparts of stone or earth as well as some rudimentary form of housing.
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While the state election commission is yet to give its nod for these digital raths, its drivers too have cited financial issues and refused to run them across the city.
The Delhi BJP has deployed special ' digital raths' to highlight the achievements of the Narendra Modi government during the MCD poll campaigning in the unauthorised colonies and the slums in the city.
Raths (1966) spent more than 1,000 hours observing children's behavior in classrooms.
When students exhibit such dysfunctional behavior, when they are seen over a long term, and when physical and emotional factors can be ruled out, teachers might hypothesize that such students are lacking skill in their higher-order mental functioning (Raths et al.
We will also set out to combat the BJP's raths on bicycles." Addressing a workers' conference in the Phulwarisharif assembly constituency in Patna on Wednesday night, Nitish said that the BJP had brought 160 huge raths for electioneering which had
" The BJP's rath will only move on four- lane roads, my tonga will ride even on dusty village lanes," he said." It will not let the BJP's rath overtake it if it ever comes on the same path." The Nitish government had earlier launched the ' Badh Chala Bihar' campaign on the customised raths to seek the public's opinion for preparing the Vision 2025.
- Bhopal-Lucknow Junction Garib Rath Express (Weekly)
The digital raths would be used to inform people about the policies and achievement of the party through audio and video messages.
Earlier, Shah had planned 55 raths. But now the party general secretary has concluded that Modi should be introduced to the people of rural areas of the state more meticulously.
Preparations for BJP's 55 rath yatras to push Modi across the state in full swing as other parties too hit the campaign road
Cong will flag off 10 Rath Yatras from April to slam her 'misrule'
Summary: Puri (Odisha) [India], July 4 (ANI): Preparations are in full swing for the holy Jagannath Rath Yatra, also known as Gundicha Yatra of Lord Jagannatha and his siblings.