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the region of Paris on the north bank of the Seine

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Beginning with 1367, the city spreads to such an extent into the suburbs, that a new wall becomes necessary, particularly on the right bank; Charles V.
The Town, which was the largest of the three fragments of Paris, held the right bank. Its quay, broken or interrupted in many places, ran along the Seine, from the Tour de Billy to the Tour du Bois; that is to say, from the place where the granary stands to-day, to the present site of the Tuileries.
Neglecting here the originalities, of secondary importance in old Paris, and the capricious regulations regarding the public highways, we will say, from a general point of view, taking only masses and the whole group, in this chaos of communal jurisdictions, that the island belonged to the bishop, the right bank to the provost of the merchants, the left bank to the Rector; over all ruled the provost of Paris, a royal not a municipal official.
The second, which was called the Rue de la Harpe on the left bank, Rue de la Barillerié in the island, Rue Saint- Denis on the right bank, Pont Saint-Michel on one arm of the Seine, Pont au Change on the other, ran from the Porte Saint-Michel in the University, to the Porte Saint-Denis in the Town.
When, at length, after having contemplated the University for a long time, you turned towards the right bank, towards the Town, the character of the spectacle was abruptly altered.
It was there, in fact, that the three bridges disgorged upon the right bank, and bridges lead to the building of houses rather than palaces.
Finally, the fourth compartment, which stretched itself out in the agglomeration of the roofs on the right bank, and which occupied the western angle of the enclosure, and the banks of the river down stream, was a fresh cluster of palaces and Hôtels pressed close about the base of the Louvre.
At last the Hudson came into view; and, at a quarter-past eleven in the evening of the 11th, the train stopped in the station on the right bank of the river, before the very pier of the Cunard line.
Chief Engineer Right Bank Canals Larkana Saeed Jagirani in his report to the chief minister said that he has started operation against illegal modules, tempering of outlets because several channels were not getting their water share.
The Chief Engineer Right Bank Canals, Larkana Saeed Jagirani in his report to the chief minister said that he has started operation against illegal modules, tempering of outlets because several channels were not getting their water share.
Dr Kaleemullah Lashari, chairman of National Fund for Moenjodaro (NFM), water expert Idris Rajput, geologist Prof Dr Sarfraz Solangi, executive engineer in irrigation department Munir Morio, director of archaeology Abdul Fatah Shaikh, curator of Moenjodaro Ihsan Abbasi and other experts, who were part of a subcommittee formed by Sindh chief minister discussed at length the river's action during high flood and recession at spur-3 and between spur-3 and 4 constructed on the right bank of the river, said sources privy to the meeting.
The other six areas where graffiti is legal include Yingfeng Riverside Park, Meiti Riverside Park, the right bank of Bailing Riverside Park, Fuhe Riverside Park, Jingmei Riverside Park, and Chengmei Right Bank Riverside Park.
A sum of Rs1300 million was released for Extension of Right Bank Outfall Drain (RBOD-II) from Sehwan to Sea, Rs400 million for Kachhi Canal Project, Rs300 million for Remedial Measure to Control Water Logging (Muzaffargarh), Rs200 million for Remodeling of Warsak Canal System (Peshawar) and Rs200 each for Lower Indus Right Bank Irrigation and Drainage (RBOD-I) Qamar-Shahdad Kot and Makh Farash Link Canal Project.
A sum of Rs 1,700 million was released for Extension of Right Bank Outfall Drain (DROB-II), Rs 240 million for Balochistan Effluent Disposal into (RBOD-III) from Sehwan to Sea, Rs 140 million for Lower Indus Right Bank Irrigation and Drainage Project (RBOD-I) and Rs 40 million for construction of 100 small dams in Tehsil Dobandi (Balochistan).