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British High Commission

A British embassy in a Commonwealth country. The high commissioner ranks as ambassador to that country. The term dates to the title used for the administrators indirectly ruled by the British Empire.
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Mr Aggrawal said: "The High Commissioner is keen to build a collaborative relationship with Welsh universities which have a high intake of Indian students and have now opened offices in India.
The High Commissioner commended His Majesty the King's directives to hold meetings with various political parties, expressing her support for these positive steps that contribute to reaching national consensus and achieving the aspirations of the Bahraini people.
The high commissioner expressed concern about reports that leading judges, lawyers and political and human rights activists have been detained or placed under house arrest, including U.
For five years as UN High Commissioner, ending a term that ended in 2002, she implemented Secretary-General Kofi Annan's directive to integrate human rights into all activities of the UN.
The High Commissioner acknowledged Canada's efforts in South Africa and announced the appointment of Marc Couse, of Chrysalis Consulting and a former director of trade and investment marketing with the MNDM as honourary consul for Northern Ontario.
In deciding to help us with education, you have put your finger on the right button,' said Lesotho's High Commissioner, Benjamin Masilo, recently.
However well intentioned and whatever the geopolitical realities, the refugee agency's participation in the forced repatriation of the Rwandans from Tanzania prompted human-rights organizations to condemn the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, which has twice been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, most recently in 1981.
If you would like a high resolution photo of Ignacio Melero, Southcorp and Winfred Peppnick, Australian High Commissioner, presenting a large format check, please contact Lara Abbott at 707 256 2663.
LAHORE -- Canadian High Commissioner Heather Crudenon Thursday called on Chairperson Provincial Commission for Women Rights (PCWR) Fauzia Waqar and discussed matters of mutual interest, says a press release issued here on Thursday.
ISLAMABAD -- Renowned Urdu poet and drama writer Amjad Islam Amjad called on Pakistan High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Syed Ibne Abbas.
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PESHAWAR -- The Pakistani High Commissioner to India Mr.