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the date still given - 1819 - is incorrect and misleading; the correct date is clearly 1905, nearly a century later, which makes quite a difference!!

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I have a Certificate dated 11Th May 1908, given to my Late Great grandfather Mr Fakir Mohamed Durakhan upon Completing a Railway project by ( Sd ) A. Brough, Capt R. E,, Executive Engineer No. 3 Division, Nagda Muthra State Railway.
In this book Mr A. Brough name is mentioned.

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Page 196 - ... however, in their discretion at any time prior to the grant of the Certificate of Qualification hereinafter referred to, institute such further inquiries, as they may deem necessary ; and if the result of such inquiries, in the case of any Candidate, should be unsatisfactory to them in any of the above respects, he will be ineligible for admission to the Civil Service of India, and if already selected, will be removed from the position of a Probationer.
Page 201 - ... nor hath he at any time, as far as we know or believe, held, written, or taught anything contrary to the doctrine or discipline of the United Church of England and Ireland...
Page 198 - Commissioners of their eligibility in respect of age, health, and character, shall be certified by the said Commissioners to be entitled to be appointed to the Civil Service of India, provided they shall comply with the regulations in force, at the time, for that service.
Page 199 - The examination in this part will require from candidates a more minute acquaintance with the history of the English Language and Literature, as illustrated in the chief works produced in each period, and will be based to a considerable extent, but by no means exclusively, on certain books specified each year by the Commissioners.
Page 200 - Arabic Grammar; Arabic Prosody. ENGLISH HISTORY. — General questions on English History from AD 800 to AD 1848; questions on the Constitutional History of England from AD 800 to AD 1848.
Page 374 - The District officer, whether known as Collector-Magistrate or as Deputy Commissioner, is the responsible head of his jurisdiction. Upon his energy and personal character depends ultimately the efficiency of our Indian Government. His own special duties are so numerous and so various as to bewilder the outsider ; and the work of his subordinates, European and native, largely depends upon the stimulus of his personal example.
Page 241 - ... convex i D lens, or some lower power. 2. A candidate is disqualified by any imperfection of his colour sense. 3. Strabismus, or any defective action of the exterior muscles of the eyeball, disqualifies a candidate for this branch of service.
Page 224 - Army, who were killed in action, or who have died of wounds received in action within six months of such wounds having been received, or from illness brought on by fatigue, privation, or exposure incident to active operations in the field before an enemy, within six months after their having been first certified to be ill.
Page 283 - Court, was a member of one of the Government Services in India, is permitted to retire after six years and nine months of service for pension as Judge, he shall have the option of taking his pension or retiring allowance either under these rules or under the rules applicable to the branch of the Service to which he belonged when appointed. 28. The words 'a member of one of the Government Services in India...
Page 200 - ... also a knowledge of the existing economic conditions, and of statistical methods as applied to economic inquiries, together with a general knowledge of the history of industry, land tenure and economic legislation in the United Kingdom. LOGIC AND MENTAL PHILOSOPHY (Ancient and Modern).

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