But the social care side of the department has been beset
with disasters including the deaths of eight children known to social workers, as a result of neglect or abuse.
WHEN supersonic Concorde first took off in the 19 60s its production was beset
Fatima the Spinner and the Tent is the tale of a woman who seems beset
with one disaster after another as she travels from Morocco to the Mediterranean, Egypt, Turkey, and finally China.
Historical events like the Boer War and the social norms of the day converge to create a backdrop for some horrific crimes committed by a demented young doctor who is beset
by the ghosts of his childhood.
Unlike the media, the auto industry is beset
by crushing competition.
The dawn of the twenty-first century has seen the Catholic Church beset
with scandals, perhaps most reprehensibly sexual abuse scandals involving children, and the Church has repeatedly reacted in a manner consistent with feudal culture--secrecy, denial, and an all-out effort to protect reputation and institutional resources.
Holidays are normally a time of good cheer and laughter, but those experiencing profound grief or the loss of a loved one are beset
by the opposite of these emotions, often at a magnified effect.
Beaten by Iceland in a recent friendly, Italy are beset
by strife in the dressing-room, which doesn't go well with all that hair lacquer and mascara.
For people beset
by arthritis or other chronically painful conditions, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen, naproxen, and C[OX.
The center of a suite of services, the International Registry of Due Diligence may be the most comprehensive solution for companies beset
by the growing roster of anti-money-laundering regulations--from the Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act in the United Kingdom to the Patriot Act in the U.
On departing the Schaulager, I'm beset
with a vague sense of unreality, deeply baffled and entranced by this Alpine mecca of secret bank accounts and private collections, of foundations committed to the future of art.
That interior world can resemble an inferno, particularly in this age so beset
by existential doubt.
And Hit Time is sometimes beset
with cliched, dated dialogue and banal prose like "She had an ugly-wugly feeling.