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nation

noun captive nation, commonweal, commonwealth, confederation, county, developed nation, dominion, kingdom, land, nationality, possession, power, province, realm, territory
Associated concepts: comity, free trade, international law
See also: nationality, polity, populace, population, public, state
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The Government is taking steps to provide new Electronic National Identity Cards to all Sri Lankan nationals with effect from next year, said Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake.
The IGP told the SSPs of the respective districts that inclusion of national identity card numbers in the computerized data base of absconders and proclaimed offenders would help make the arrests of such accused effective and coordinated.
He said that the agency has also got details of 5062 Bengali, Burmi, Afghans and Indian nationals who have acquired national identity cards in which ten had also got Pakistan identity cards.
Dubai: Research funded by the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) on the eve of the UAE's 43rd National Day has found that the next generation of the country's nation-builders adheres to traditional values, upholds strong pride in national identity and is happy and satisfied, despite fears that globalisation, economic affluence and open information dissemination may be leading to differing values.
The seminar, organised by the Qatar Heritage and Identity Centre and sponsored by Vodafone, saw prominent speakers discussing factors impacting Qatar's national identity in addition to major topics pertaining to the significance of conserving a country's national identity.
He was speaking at a press conference to announce the hosting of Qatar's first National Identity Seminar, taking place on the October 20 and 21.
How would you feel if your country's new national identity was designed by your neighbours?
Giguere argues that Americans adopted Egyptian forms of commemoration as readily as other neoclassical styles such as Greek revivalism, noting that the American landscape is littered with monuments that define the Egyptian style's importance to American national identity.
With the NDA power again, there are indications that the revival of NPR to issue National Identity Cards will be speeded up.
Following an introductory chapter exploring British socialism's encounters with national identity prior to 1956, he presents explorations of E.
KABUL (PAN): Hundreds of people on Saturday staged a protest in the capital Kabul against not mentioning words Afghan and religion in new computerized national identity cards.
ABUJA/ISLAMABAD -- Nigeria has started registration of citizens after the formal inauguration and issuance of National Identity to President of Nigeria.

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