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Central Queensland Territorial Separation League

The Central Queensland Territorial Separation League was formed in Rockhampton in 1889 with the aim of agitating for separation of the Central Queensland region from the colony of Queensland. The main complaints of the separatists was perceived u ...

                                               

Illawarra

Illawarra is a region in the Australian state of New South Wales. It is a coastal region situated immediately south of Sydney and north of the Shoalhaven or South Coast region. It encompasses the cities of Wollongong, Shellharbour and the town of ...

                                               

New England New State Movement

The New England New State Movement was an Australian political movement in the twentieth century. Originally called the Northern Separation Movement, the aim of the movement was to seek the secession of the New England region and surrounding area ...

                                               

Princeland

Princeland was a proposed colony of Australia that would have been formed by the western part of Victoria and the south-eastern part of South Australia. The movement began the early 1860s and resulted in a petition to Queen Victoria, which was ul ...

                                               

State of North Queensland

The State of North Queensland is a proposed state of Australia, to be formed out of the current state of Queensland. According to the Constitution of Australia, section 124, the new state can be created "the separation of the territory from the s ...

                                               

Carajas (proposed Brazilian state)

Carajas was the name for a proposed new Brazilian state, which would consist of the southeast part of the current state of Para. Along with a simultaneous proposal to create another state called Tapajos from another part of Para, the proposal was ...

                                               

Iguaçu Territory

Iguaçu Territory was a Brazilian federal territory from 1943 to 1946. It was located in the south region of Brazil. During the three years of its existence, the territory had two military governors: joão Garcez do Nascimento and Frederico Trotta. ...

                                               

Tapajos (proposed Brazilian state)

Tapajos was the name for a proposed new Brazilian state, which would consist of the western part of the current state of Para. Along with a simultaneous proposal to create another state called Carajas from another part of Para, the proposal was d ...

                                               

Assiniboia

The District of Assiniboia was a name used to describe the Red River Colony, mainly for official purposes, between 1812 and 1869. Nominally the district included all of the territory granted in the Selkirk Concession, however much of this was ced ...

                                               

Province of Buffalo

The Province of Buffalo was a proposal for the creation of a new Canadian province in the early 1900s. Its main proponent was Sir Frederick Haultain, the premier of the North-West Territories. However Haultains frosty relations with then-prime mi ...

                                               

Province of Cape Breton Island

Province of Cape Breton Island is a political movement which calls for the re-establishment of the Province of Cape Breton Island to be governed separately from the Province of Nova Scotia. Cape Breton island was ruled as a separate colony betwee ...

                                               

Maritime Union

Maritime Union is a proposed political union of the three Maritime provinces of Canada – New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island – to form a single new province. This vision has sometimes been expanded to a proposed Atlantic Union, w ...

                                               

Proposal for the Province of Montreal

The Province of Montreal is a proposal to separate the city of Montreal, its metropolitan region or its English and non-Francophone regions into a separate province from Quebec, becoming the 11th province of Canada. There have been several propos ...

                                               

Nunavik

Nunavik comprises the northern third of the province of Quebec, Canada in Kativik, part of the Nord-du-Quebec region. Covering a land area of 443.684.71 km 2 north of the 55th parallel, it is the homeland of the Inuit of Quebec. Almost all of the ...

                                               

Proposal for the Province of Toronto

The Province of Toronto is an urban secession proposal to split the city of Toronto and some or all of the Greater Toronto Area from the province of Ontario into a new Canadian province. Secession of Toronto, the surrounding region, or any other ...

                                               

Bundelkhand

Bundelkhand is a geographical and cultural region and also a mountain range in central & North India. The hilly region is now divided between the states of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, with the larger portion lying in the latter state. On Ha ...

                                               

Coastal Andhra

Coastal Andhra is a region in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. It was part of Madras State before 1953 and Andhra State from 1953 to 1956. According to the 2011 census, it has an area of 95.442 square kilometres which is 57.99% of the total st ...

                                               

Cooch Behar district

Cooch Behar district is a district of the state of West Bengal, India, as well as the districts namesake town. During the British Raj, the town of Cooch Behar was the seat of a princely state of Koch Bihar, ruled by the Koch dynasty.

                                               

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, is a union territory in western India. It was created through the merger of the union territories of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu. Plans for the proposed merger were announced by the Governmen ...

                                               

Delhi

Delhi, officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi, is a city and a union territory of India containing New Delhi, the capital of India. It is bordered by the state of Haryana on three sides and by Uttar Pradesh to the east. The NCT covers ...

                                               

Gorkhaland movement

The Gorkhaland movement is a campaign to create a separate state of India in the Gorkhaland region of West Bengal. The proposed state includes the hill regions of the Darjeeling district and the Kalimpong and Duars areas. A demand for a separate ...

                                               

Harit Pradesh

Harit Pradesh is a proposed new state of India comprising the western parts of Uttar Pradesh state. Harit means Green which signifies the agricultural prosperity of the region and Pradesh means state. The region has some demographic, economic and ...

                                               

Kamtapur

Kamatapur was a Rajbanshi kingdom in present Bangladesh, India and Nepal. The medieval Kamatapur, or Kamata kingdom, grew before the emergence of the Koch dynasty under the leadership of Viswa Singha. Kamatapur emerged as a sovereign state in the ...

                                               

Karaikal district

Karaikal district is one of the four districts of the Union Territory of Puducherry in India. Karaikal is about 16 km North of Nagappattinam and 12 km South of Tarangambadi is the regional headquarters. Karaikal district consists of the communes ...

                                               

Kodagu district

Kodagu is an administrative district in Karnataka, India. Before 1956, it was an administratively separate Coorg State, at which point it was merged into an enlarged Mysore State. It occupies an area of 4.102 square kilometres in the Western Ghat ...

                                               

Kosal state movement

The Kosal state movement is an effort by people of the Western Odisha region of India to secede from the state of Odisha on the basis of art, culture and language. Political parties, intelligentsia and various social organisations have termed it ...

                                               

Maru Pradesh

Maru Pradesh is a proposed desert state in North West India, carving out from the state of Rajasthan. The proposed state consists of Barmer, Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Churu, Ganganagar, Hanumangarh, Jhunjhunu, Jodhpur, Nagaur, Pali, Jalore, Sirohi and ...

                                               

Purvanchal

Purvanchal is a geographic subregion of northern India that is within the larger Bhojpuri region. Purvanchal is specifically the Bhojpuri-speaking region of just Uttar Pradesh. It comprises of the eastern end of Uttar Pradesh where the Bhojpuri d ...

                                               

Rayalaseema

Rayalaseema is a geographic region in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It comprises four southern districts of the state namely, Anantapur, Chittoor, Kadapa and Kurnool. As of 2011 census of India, the region with four districts had a populati ...

                                               

Tipraland

The formation of "Tipraland", a state within the Tripura Tribal Areas, under articles 2 and 3 of the Indian Constitution is demanded by a political party called the Indigenous Peoples Front of Tripura IPFT as one of their political agenda. Anothe ...

                                               

Tulu Nadu

Tulu Nadu, also called as Tulunaad, is a region on the southwestern coast of India. The Tulu people, known as Tuluva, speakers of Tulu, a Dravidian language, are the preponderant ethnic group of this region. South Canara, an erstwhile district, e ...

                                               

Uttarandhra

Uttarandhra is a region consisting of three north Coastal Andhra districts of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It comprises the districts of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram and Visakhapatnam. As of 2011 census of India, the region with three district ...

                                               

Limbuwan

Limbuwan is an area of the Himalayan region of the Indian subcontinent, historically made up of 10 Limbu kingdoms, now part of Nepal, northern Sikkim in India and western Bhutan. Limbuwan means "abode of the Limbus" or "Land of the Limbus". "Yakt ...

                                               

Tharuhat

Tharuwan is also the homeland of Tharu people in Terai region of Nepal. It comprises the 11 South-Western Terai districts of Nepal. Tharuhat was proposed Tharu ethnic state by the Tharuhat Tarai Party Nepal. Deadly clashes have broken out between ...

                                               

Bahawalpur South Punjab

Bahawalpur South Punjab was the name of a new province proposed by the Pakistan Peoples Party government in the National Assembly of Pakistan in January 2013, to be created in the southernmost region of Pakistans Punjab province. In 2018-2019, th ...

                                               

Karakoram Province

Karakoram Province is a proposed autonomous region for the Shia Islam-majority areas of northern Pakistan. According to the movement for autonomy in the 1980s, it was to span most of the Karakoram mountain range, covering Gilgit District, Kurram ...

                                               

Cebuano Visayan State

The Cebuano Visayan State or the State of the Cebuano Visayas, also called Sugbuanong Estado, is a proposed democratic and republican federal state of the Philippines in a federal form of government, which reconfigures the non-political administr ...

                                               

Administrative counties of England

Administrative counties were a level of subnational division of England used for the purposes of local government from 1889 to 1974. They were created by the Local Government Act 1888 as the areas for which county councils were elected. Some larg ...

                                               

Burgh

A burgh was an autonomous municipal corporation in Scotland and Northern England, usually a city, town, or toun in Scots. This type of administrative division existed from the 12th century, when King David I created the first royal burghs. Burgh ...

                                               

Police burgh

The first police burghs were created under the Burgh Police Scotland Act, 1833 3 & 4 Wm IV c.46. This act enabled existing royal burghs, burghs of regality, and burghs of barony to adopt powers of paving, lighting, cleansing, watching, supplying ...

                                               

List of burghs in Scotland

The following list includes all effective burghs in Scotland from the coming into force of the Burgh Police Act 1892, in 1893. "Ineffective" burghs, which had not used legislation to adopt a "police system", take on local government duties and re ...

                                               

District of burghs

The Act of Union 1707 and pre-Union Scottish legislation provided for 14 Members of Parliament from Scotland to be elected from districts of burghs. All the parliamentary burghs were assigned to a district, except for Edinburgh which had an MP to ...

                                               

Airdrie, North Lanarkshire

Airdrie is a town in North Lanarkshire, Scotland. It lies on a plateau roughly 400 ft above sea level, and is approximately 12 miles east of Glasgow city centre. As of 2012, the town had a population of around 37.130. Historically part of Lanarks ...

                                               

Ardrossan

Ardrossan is a town on the North Ayrshire coast in southwestern Scotland. The town has a population of roughly 11.000 and forms part of a conurbation with Saltcoats and Stevenston known as the Three Towns. Ardrossan is located on the east shore o ...

                                               

Barrhead

Barrhead is a town in East Renfrewshire, Scotland, 13 km south-west of Glasgow city centre on the edge of the Gleniffer Braes. At the 2011 census its population was 17.268. In 2007, the magazine readers digest voted East Renfrewshire the second b ...

                                               

Bearsden

Bearsden) is a town in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland, on the northwestern fringe of Greater Glasgow. Approximately 6 miles from Glasgow City Centre, the town is effectively a suburb, and its housing development coincided with the 1863 introductio ...

                                               

Biggar, South Lanarkshire

Biggar is a town and former burgh in South Lanarkshire, Scotland. It is situated in the Southern Uplands, near the River Clyde, on the A702. The closest towns are Lanark and Peebles, and as such Biggar serves a wide rural area. The population of ...

                                               

Bishopbriggs

Bishopbriggs is a town in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland. It lies on the northern fringe of Greater Glasgow, approximately 4 miles from the City Centre. Historically in Lanarkshire, the area was once part of the historic parish of Cadder - origina ...

                                               

Buckhaven and Methil

Buckhaven and Methil was a Burgh of Scotland, centred on the towns of Buckhaven and Methil. It formed in 1891 and was abolished in 1975. Buckhaven methyl and exists today in two cities, although both are in the Levenmouth area according to a desc ...

                                               

Burgh constituency

A burgh constituency is a type of parliamentary constituency in Scotland. It is a constituency which is predominantly urban, and on this basis has been designated as a burgh constituency. They are the successors of the historic parliamentary burg ...

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