Sentences with word «tsar»

Tsar (; Old Bulgarian / Old Church Slavonic: ц︢рь [usually written thus with a title] or цар, цaрь), also spelled csar, or czar, is a title used to designate East and South Slavic monarchs or supreme rulers of Eastern Europe. (Wikipedia) (See all definitions)
New Zealand's antitrust tsar has blocked a planned merger between Vodafone's Kiwi unit and Sky Network.
BUSINESS
He said: «With regards to being appointed social mobility tsar, I was approached by the office of the Deputy Prime Minister about three months ago and had a meeting with Nick Clegg.
POLITICS
Game to explore period between abdication of tsar and bolshevik revolution.
EDUCATION
State officials reproached the tsar for buildings a mill (meaning the higher education facility) without creating roads towards this mill (meaning the absence of mass secondary school).
EDUCATION
If I didn't know better I'd swear that Alinsky was still alive and the tsar behind Obama's climate policy.
ENVIRONMENT
The Bolshoi Theater had been a crown jewel during the reign of the tsars and an emblem of Soviet power throughout the twentieth century.
BOOKS
We are extremely concerned that so much attention is being given by Martin Narey, the new government adoption tsar, to the needs of potential adopters rather than on the welfare of individual children and the importance of finding a placement that is right for them.
RELATIONSHIPS
Teachers must be paid to move to areas with failing schools because poor quality education is England's biggest barrier to social mobility, David Cameron's inequality tsar has said.
EDUCATION
: Catalogue of the Exhibition, provides a thorough representation of Russian art from the twelfth century to today — including pieces from the world-class collections amassed by Russian tsars and merchants from the eighteenth through the twentieth centuries.
ART
As some Russian tsar said of the Ottoman empire in the nineteenth century, «We have a sick man on our hands».
POLITICS
South Farnham Educational Trust, headed up by government teacher training tsar Sir Andrew Carter, has also been approved to deliver apprenticeships as part of the latest tranche, approved outside the normal timetable so they can be ready to offer new teaching apprenticeships from September.
EDUCATION
Dr Sheila Shribman, the UK government's maternity tsar, explains:
PARENTING
For centuries, the rivers, canals and lakes of northwest Russia provided the tsars with a serene and luxurious means of travel between the imperial powerhouses of Moscow and St Petersburg and they remain the most relaxing way to experience two of the world's greatest cities.
TRAVEL
But it is the measure on grammar schools which has sparked the greatest controversy, with the Government's own Social Mobility tsar saying it will herald a «social mobility disaster».
POLITICS
It's no coincidence that Obama's Science tsar John Holdren, was a co-author with Paul Ehrlich whose book The Population Bomb was extremely influential on world thinking.
ENVIRONMENT
His mission: infiltrate the house where the tsar's family is being held captive by the Bolsheviks and steal an artifact that has been fought over by Assassins and Templars for centuries.
GAMING
The Sunday Telegraph revealed in May how Mr Cameron had appointed Mr Field, who was welfare reform minister in the early years of Tony Blair's government, as his «poverty tsar» as he put the fight against deprivation at the heart of his agenda.
POLITICS
The government's proposals, which are being put out to consultation until the end of January, were put forward following a four-month review of top-up fees by cancer tsar Professor Mike Richards.
POLITICS
The riches of the tsars repose in the Hermitage Museum, where gilded chariots, intricate Fabergé eggs, and a room clad entirely in malachite dazzle.
TRAVEL
«History may have condemned him many times over for being a weak and reactionary tsar, but he was, without doubt, the most exemplary of royal fathers.»
BOOKS
The report, launched by social mobility tsar Alan Milburn, includes a call for the government to commit to end youth unemployment by 2020, with greater provision of quality apprenticeships, and points out that the professions are set to expand dramatically.
POLITICS
Day 3 Excursion to Catherine Palace in the town of Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin), the summer residence of the Russian tsars and Gatchina Palace.
TRAVEL
Also close by are the Russian Museum, the Church of the Saviour on Spilt Blood (a monument to the martyred Romanov tsar), St. Isaac's Cathedral, and the Mariinsky Theatre.
TRAVEL
Several miles away, a monastery and memorial chapels have been constructed near the mine shafts into which the Bolsheviks threw the bodies of the tsar, his wife, and his children.
RELIGION
The McCartney family teamed up with the government's climate tsar, Greg Barker MP, to encourage people to do their bit to combat climate change by saying «no» to meat at the start of the week.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
For more than 15 years, policy «tsars» have been a growing, unrecognised and largely hidden source of influence on UK government ministers» decisions.
POLITICS
And he'll have to think twice about his increasingly precarious position as the modern-day Russian tsar.
BUSINESS
Lord Sugar has been appointed enterprise tsar as part of the government's drive to get more young people to start their own business or apprenticeship.
EDUCATION
He had also made himself an authority on military tactics, especially the élan of the cavalry charge: in 1877, he had travelled to Moscow to receive an award from the Russian tsar for his book History of Cavalry.
LAW
Namely when he was forced to resign as Labour's social media tsar in 2012 after posting a spoof video online which compared Alex Salmond to Adolf Hitler...
POLITICS
In The Kitchen Boy, Robert Alexander dramatizes their last days from the point of view of a servant boy, a lens that allows him to portray both the humanity of the tsar and his wife and children, who were by all accounts a close and loving family, and the deprivations suffered by most of the Russian people thanks to Tsar Nicolai's oppressive policies.
BOOKS
His mission: infiltrate the house where the tsar's family is being held by the Bolsheviks and steal an artifact that has been fought over by Assassins and Templars for centuries.
GAMING
Several prominent people had turned down the politically difficult job of «AIDS tsar», as it is widely known.
SCIENCE
Fleming shows that the hapless tsar was ill equipped to discharge his duties, increasingly relying on Alexandra for guidance; unfortunately, at the same time, she was increasingly reliant on the counsel of the evil monk Rasputin.
BOOKS
Simon Hughes: Hughes, the deputy leader of the Lib Dems, frustrated the Coalition on tuition fees - by not committing to voting for, or against the policy, then criticising the plans, then abstaining on the vote, then agreeing to be a «social mobility tsar», and then criticising the policy some more.
POLITICS
David Cameron made Sir James his technology tsar in 2009 as part of his Get Britain Working masterplan.
POLITICS
In 2004 he made a deliberate calculation: to reposition himself as a New Labour-type race relations tsar.
POLITICS
Arrive in Yekaterinburg, where Russia's last tsar, Nicholas II, and his family were executed by the Bolsheviks in 1918.
TRAVEL
Jodie Foster is Meg, the divorced wife of a pharmaceuticals tsar who decides to move into a giant four-storey New York home with grumpy know-it-all daughter Sarah (Kristen Stewart).
MOVIES & TV
The Government's childhood tsar been raising concerns after a recent survey revealed British parents are talking to their children far less than their European counterparts.
RELIGION
Infrastructure tsar: Andrew Adonis has warned that this year is «make or break» for airport capacity, and urged ministers to «grasp the nettle»
POLITICS
Ma, once a vice minister of state security, is the most senior security official to be investigated since the former domestic security tsar Zhou Yongkang was ensnared in a graft scandal and jailed for life in 2015.
BUSINESS
when you choose to be the tsar of a football club and get paid 8 million annually to do so, the buck stops with you, fans are made to overspend for there tickets yet the club wont do the same with buying players....
SPORTS
The government's behaviour tsar Charlie Taylor has said there has been an increase in children who need more help and support to tackle their problems.
EDUCATION
An intimate and heartrending true account of Russia's 20 tsars and tsarinas as they turned a war-ruined principality into one of the greatest empires, only to lose it all, THE ROMANOVS» cast of characters includes Ivan the Terrible, Tolstoy, Pushkin, Bismarck, Lincoln, Queen Victoria, and Lenin.
MOVIES & TV
The social mobility tsar reckoned lawyers were «starting to make real efforts in addressing fair access and social mobility».
LAW
Russia was birthed in tribal conquest and struggle, rose and fell under vikings and princes, khans and tsars — like any former empire, her past is scarred by triumph and shame.
RELIGION
Just ask competition tsar Rod Sims, who successfully prosecuted Coles in the Federal Court for «serious, deliberate and repeated» cases of «misusing their bargaining power».
FOOD & BEVERAGES
The Russian jeweler Karl Fabergé, arguably the most famous jeweler of all time, crafted objects for the families of the last two tsars of Russia and for most of Europe's nobility.
ART
Explore the dichotomy of Moscow — rich with monuments to both 15th-century tsars and 20th-century communist leaders.
TRAVEL

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