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  2. Combe Down - Wikipedia

    Combe Down is a village on the outskirts of Bath, England in the Bath and North East Somerset unitary authority within the ceremonial county of Somerset.. Combe Down village consists predominantly of 18th and 19th century Bath stone-built villas, terraces and workers' cottages; the post World War II Foxhill estate of former and present council housing; a range of Georgian, Victorian and 20th ...

  3. Night of the Living Dead - Wikipedia

    Night of the Living Dead is a 1968 American independent horror film directed, photographed, and edited by George A. Romero, with a screenplay by John Russo and Romero, and starring Duane Jones and Judith O'Dea.

  4. Pune - Wikipedia

    'Vishaya' means land, and 'Punaka' and 'Punya' mean holy. The city was known as Kasbe Pune when under the command of Maratha king Shivaji's father, Shahaji Raje Bhosale. Mughal emperor Aurangzeb renamed the city Muhiyabad (the only divergent naming) some time between 1703 and 1705 in memory of his great-grandson Muhi-ul-Milan, who died there.

  5. Isle of Lewis - Wikipedia

    The Stornoway Gazette is the main local paper, covering Lewis and beyond and is published weekly. The Hebridean is a sister paper of the Gazette and also provides local coverage. [52] Some community organisations in the rural districts have their own publications with news and features for these particular areas, such as the Rudhach for the ...

  6. Lambourn - Wikipedia

    Lambourn / ˈ l æ m b ɔːr n / is a village and civil parish in Berkshire, England.It lies just north of the M4 Motorway between Swindon and Newbury, and borders Wiltshire to the west and Oxfordshire to the north.

  7. Orkney - Wikipedia

    Orkney (/ ˈ ɔːr k n i /; Scots: Orkney; Old Norse: Orkneyjar; Norn: Orknøjar), also known as the Orkney Islands, is an archipelago in the Northern Isles of Scotland, situated off the north coast of the island of Great Britain.

  8. Habiganj District - Wikipedia

    Habiganj (Bengali: হবিগঞ্জ, romanized: Hobigonj), formerly known as Habibganj (Bengali: হবিবগঞ্জ, romanized: Hobibgonj), is a district in north-eastern Bangladesh, located in the Sylhet Division.

  9. Washington Monument - Wikipedia

    History Rationale. George Washington (1732–1799), hailed as the father of his country, and as the leader who was "first in war, first in peace and first in the hearts of his countrymen" (in eulogy by Maj. Gen. 'Light-Horse Harry' Lee at Washington's funeral, December 26, 1799), was the dominant military and political leader of the new United States of America from 1775 to 1799.