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an association, especially of nations for a common cause

a group of people united in a relationship and having some interest, activity, or purpose in common

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a union of political organizations

the act of constituting a political unity out of a number of separate states or colonies or provinces so that each member retains the management of its internal affairs

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He said that the International Kabaddi Federation (IKF) has also endorsed Super Kabaddi League would take place in Pakistan this year.
Those Sports Federations which got less than 25 percent funds out of their annual grants in these first six months included Athletics Federation of Pakistan, Pakistan Badminton Federation, Pakistan Bodybuilding Federation, Pakistan Cycling Federation, Pakistan Baseball Federation, Pakistan Handball Federation, Pakistan Judo Federation, Pakistan Ju-Jitsu Federation, Pakistan Karate Federation, Pakistan Kabaddi Federation, Pakistan Netball Federation, Pakistan Polo Association, Pakistan Taekwondo Federtaion, Pakistan Tenpin Bowling Federation, Pakistan Volleyball Federation and Pakistan Weightlifting Federation.
To this end, the House has decided to set up a high powered ad hoc committee to investigate the under remittances of revenue by the CBN to the Federation Account and report back to the House in eight weeks.
This he said while addressing a luncheon reception organized by former Sports Minister Syed Aqil in his honor of being elected as President PBF along with others who have difference portfolios in national federations and are hailing from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Secretary Pakistan Table Tennis Federation Kifayat Ullah, Secretary Pakistan Volleyball Federation Shahid Kamal, Treasurer Pakistan Athletic Federation Behre Karam, Treasurer National Rifle Association of Pakistan Dr.
11, 2010 (TAP) - Several Tunisian sports federations praised the vanguard measures decided, on Friday, by President Zine el Abidine Ben Ali for the benefit of sports sector, such measures are meant to strengthen the sector's legislative, structural and tangible foundations.
Summary: Football, basketball listed atop most active federations.
It is a very critical time in the Jewish world,'' said John Fishel, president of the local federation.
To further enhance the educational experience, the Federation has changed the conference format.
A poll conducted by the European Gay and Lesbian Sport Federation, which withdrew from the Gay Games federation last year, found that 51% of the 636 European athletes responding planned to attend the Montreal event while only 7% planned to go to Chicago; 7% hoped to go to both.
The Colombian coffee federation says poverty and child malnourishment has spiked in coffee-growing regions.
And as the United States remains a unilateral superpower, the federation of American unions becomes an even greater player on the world stage through its acceptance or rejection of the standards of global trade.
The expansion of the Internet and online database services, combined with powerful computers and software, is behind the shift to primary research (using information) at the American Federation of Teachers (AFT).
82 million have multiple disabilities (China Disabled Persons' Federation, 1998).
The National Wildlife Federation has affiliates in most states and in the Virgin Islands.
To maintain workers' strength vis-a-vis government and employers, they proposed the creation of a nationwide Palestinian Arab union federation.
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