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She commended former governor general Sir Ballantyne Frederick 'for your outstanding service to this nation not only as the head as state but as a renowned cardiologist.
"He wasn't asked 'What do you think of William and Harry as a governor general?' He was asked: 'Should it be an Australian?' and he introduced the idea of William and Harry," he said.
For the record: The Queen is Canada's head of state, but the commander-in-chief is the governor general, (MCPL PATRICK BLANCHARD, DND)
The awards are presented each year in October by the Governor General. More information about the awards is available at
Since he found it too small, the Governor General had a wooden two-story building erected at the back of the original structure and smaller buildings for aides, guards and porters, stables, carriage sheds and a boat landing for river-borne visitors.
The Governor General congratulated Sri Lanka for ushering peace to all citizens and for the post conflict development and reconciliation achievements.
Created in 1995, the Governor General's Caring Canadian Award recognizes living Canadians and permanent residents who have made a significant, sustained, unpaid contribution to their community, in Canada or abroad.
The second paper is a pointed critique about the intent and understanding of the Letters Patent of 1947 on the Office of the Governor General. This document, the most important of a series on the Office of the Governor General and the first to be signed by a Canadian Prime Minister, has been used to claim for the Governor General the status of "head of state", sometimes de facto, sometimes de jure, but always incorrectly, as Mr.
Wellington, Oct 14 (ANI): Television New Zealand chairman Sir John Anderson and Chief Executive Rick Ellis have personally apologised to Governor General Sir Anand Satyanand for remarks by broadcaster Paul Henry, suggesting he did not look or sound like a New Zealander.
MUSCAT | Anand Satyanand, Governor General Of New Zealand received at the governor-generalEoe1/4aos headquarters in Wellington yesterday Khalid bin Hashil bin Mohammed Al Maslahi who presented his credentials as the SultanateEoe1/4aos extraordinary, plenipotentiary, accredited and non-resident ambassador to New Zealand.
In late 2008, Prime Minister Stephen Harper paid two notable visits to the Governor General of Canada at Rideau Hall and offered Her Excellency, Michaelle Jean, advice which sparked controversy among intellectuals, pundits and editorialists.
Grand Ayatollah Lotfallah Safi-Golpayegani has publicly proclaimed that no woman should be named governor general of an Iranian province.
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