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In 2004, Sizzla was barred from entering the United Kingdom for several concerts, and was among a group of reggae artists who were being investigated by Scotland Yard for inciting murder of homosexuals (Homosexuality) through their lyrics.music story 2007 09 25 concerts-reggae-antigay.html Coalition seeks ejection of reggae stars over anti-gay lyrics Some of Sizzla's songs contain lyrics that advocate violence against LGBT people

agenda sizzla-firehouse-crew-dynamic-cancelled title Sizzla & The Firehouse Crew, DYnamic: CANCELLED date 2012-04-04 . Controversy In 2004, Sizzla was barred from entering the United Kingdom for several concerts, and was among a group of reggae artists who were being investigated by Scotland Yard for inciting murder of homosexuals (Homosexuality) through their lyrics. music story 2007 09 25 concerts-reggae-antigay.html Coalition


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*2005: Advanced Management Program launched in Munich, Germany. CEO's Forum launched. Program for Management Development begins in Madrid.


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of North America were set up as charities to disseminate his work. Vaggione lives in Europe and visited every electronic studio there during the 1970s. From 1969 to 1973 he lived in Madrid, Spain, and was part of ALEA and co-founded an electronic studio and the Projects Music and Computer at the Autonomous University in Madrid with Luis de Pablo. In 1978 he moved to France, where he still resides, and began work at GMEB in Bourges, INA-GRM and IRCAM in Paris where his music moved from


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by which they would be characterized in the following centuries. Outside the walls and on the river, there is a craft facility dedicated to the treatment of hides: the Pozacho Tanneries. The recent installation of the court imposed a ''regalía de aposento'' tax on private houses, which produced all kinds of resistance including, most notably, the construction of ''Casas a la malicia''. This and other 16th- and 17th-century views of Madrid (from Frederic de Witt and Pedro


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in wetter areas. Examples include poplars, willows and alder trees. As regards fauna, this green space is home to approximately 133 vertebrate species. The Royal Botanical Garden of Madrid (Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid) (''Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid'') is an 8-hectare botanical garden located in the Plaza de Murillo, next to the Prado Museum. It was an 18th-century creation by Carlos III and it was used as a base for the plant species being collected across the globe


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showed poor popular support About 500 people march against the construction of a golf course New demonstration at Tres Cantos against the golf course project (the event was finally awarded to Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France (Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines)). Rolão Preto resided, for a while, in Valencia de


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Nuevo Alcalá, Madrid, where it ran from October 14, 2008 to January 31, 2010 and then continued touring Spain until its finally closing on August 1, 2010, becoming one of the Spain's longest running production in history with 1090 performances. Directed by Ricard Reguant, the original cast included Carlos Solano (later alternating the role with Tony Bernetti) as Danny Zuko, María Adamuz as Sandy (later Replaced by Edurne and Gisela (Gisela (singer))), Elena Gadel as Betty


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, with a population (2004 National Statistics figures) of approximately 39,000. Tres Cantos was the Spanish bid host city for the 2018 Ryder Cup. However, residents showed poor popular support About 500 people march against the construction of a golf course New demonstration at Tres Cantos against the golf course project (the event was finally awarded to Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France (Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines)). Rolão Preto resided, for a while, in Valencia de Alcántara, near the border with Castelo de Vide, and then in Madrid, as a guest in the house of José Antonio Primo de Rivera, with whom he collaborated in formulating a program for the Falange. He returned to Portugal in February 1935, and was detained after instigating a September rebellion with the crew of the ''Bartolomeu Dias'' and the garrison in the Lisbon-area Penha de França. Again exiled, he fought in the Spanish Civil War on Francisco Franco's side. Life Born in the Andalusian city of Málaga in 1899, Prados was offered a place at Madrid's famous Residencia de estudiantes in 1914 and moved into its university section in 1918. Here he met Lorca (Federico García Lorca), Dalí (Salvador Dalí), Buñuel (Luis Buñuel) and many other young people who were to become celebrated and influential figures in Spanish art and literature. Career Solari played for Newell's Old Boys, local amateur ''Renato Cesarini'' and attended Richard Stockton College (Richard Stockton College of New Jersey) http: intraweb.stockton.edu eyos athletics content docs mens%20soccer%20guide.pdf playing one season before moving to Buenos Aires' CA River Plate in 1996. After 3 seasons with River Plate he transferred to Spanish (Liga) Atlético Madrid and, upon the club's relegation in 2000, Solari moved across the city (Madrid) to Real Madrid (Real Madrid C.F.). Operations Candover has offices in London, Paris, Madrid and Milan. Since 1980, Candover has raised nine funds with total capital commitments of more than €8.7 billion.


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, instructing the publisher to use the earnings from ''Locos'' to fund some other unpublished work. When Steven Moore asked if he had written any other books, Alfau produced the manuscript for ''Chromos'', which had been resting in a drawer since 1948. ''Chromos'', a comic story of Spanish immigrants to the United States contending with their two cultures, went on to be nominated for the National Book Award in 1990. Yagüe was then promoted to colonel and afterwards advanced on Madrid

Madrid

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The city is located on the Manzanares River (Manzanares (river)) in the centre of both the country (Spain) and the Community of Madrid (which comprises the city of Madrid, its conurbation and extended suburbs and villages); this community is bordered by the autonomous communities (Autonomous communities of Spain) of Castile and León and Castile-La Mancha. As the capital city of Spain, seat of government, and residence (Spanish royal sites) of the Spanish monarch (Monarchy of Spain), Madrid is also the political, economic and cultural centre of Spain. The current mayor is Ana Botella from the People's Party (People's Party (Spain)) (PP).

The Madrid urban agglomeration has the third-largest GDP (List of cities by GDP)

Madrid houses the headquarters of the World Tourism Organization (WTO), belonging to the United Nations Organization (UN), the SEGIB, the Organization of Ibero-American States (OEI), and the Public Interest Oversight Board (PIOB). It also hosts major international regulators of Spanish: the Standing Committee of the Association of Spanish Language Academies, headquarters of the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE), the Cervantes Institute and the Foundation of Urgent Spanish (Fundéu BBVA). Madrid organizes fairs such as FITUR, SIMO TCI SIMO TCI and the Cibeles Madrid Fashion Week. Madrid Fashion Week

While Madrid possesses a modern infrastructure, it has preserved the look and feel of many of its historic neighbourhoods and streets. Its landmarks include the Royal Palace of Madrid; the Royal Theatre (Teatro Real) with its restored 1850 Opera House; the Buen Retiro Park, founded in 1631; the 19th-century National Library (Biblioteca Nacional de España) building (founded in 1712) containing some of Spain's historical archives; a large number of national museums,

Madrid is home to two world-famous football (Association football) clubs, Real Madrid and Atlético de Madrid.

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