against the current


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against the current

In contradiction to what is popular or expected. It was difficult to go against the current, but, in the end, I was able to get the team to agree that my proposal is a good idea.
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According to another amendment, the financial institutions will be bound to promptly share information on money laundering with FMU, as against the current limit of seven days.
Kaira further added that his party leader Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari was addressing a gathering today and they have already declared mutiny against the current government and its policies.
The Phase II multi-center OPTION study is designed to investigate the safety, tolerability and efficacy of MS1819-SD in a head-to-head comparison against the current porcine pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy standard of care for exocrine pancreatic insufficiency in CF patients.
He added the new tariff would be nearly Rs 100 for a 3-marla house against the current tarrif of Rs 21 which would be charged after approval from the Punjab government.
He thanked the President of the European Parliament, with whom he discussed last week on the subject, that he had taken into account the arguments against the current texts, which were also presented by the MEPs from Bulgaria, Hungary, Poland, Latvia and Lithuania.
In a rather interesting slip of tongue, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) workers called party supremo Nawaz Sharif Choora'while raising slogans against the current government and Prime Minister Imran Khan.
The bill seeks upward review where teachers would now serve 40 years against the current 35 years; as well as 65 years of age against the present 60 years retirement age.
A FEMALE-FRONTED outfit, Against The Current displays the dazed romanticism of pop-punk's best years.
The Pakistani delegation affirmed their stance with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia against the current hostile media campaign.
For Thar/local coal against the current return of 18 percent and 21.33 percent for USD and PKR respectively the NEPRA proposed return is 14 percent on USD and 17.21 percent on PKR investment.
According to him, Russia by 2035 can achieve a 15-20% share in the world LNG market against the current 4-5%.
And finally, prosecutors there actively fight against the President who is in power, and in our country the Government can not quickly absolve the charges against the current opposition.
Against the current The three piece band will play The Garage in Glasgow
Summary: If the Indian rupee moves to 70 against the dollar, the dirham will be trading at 19.05 against the current level of 18.50.
The chief commissioner office budget has also been increased to Rs1,499 million against the current year's Rs935 million.