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Portugal ruled East Timor for nearly four centuries.
At that time, the Emperor ruled over most of Europe and North Africa.
Mrs Kendry was ruled medically unfit to attend the hearing.
The court still has not ruled on the Swift case.
Romania’s Supreme Court ruled that the strike was illegal.
Money and music rule Charlie’s world.
We must not allow ourselves to be ruled by sentiment in this matter.
In the world of fashion, McQueen rules supreme.
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