They were Chinese, with expressionless, Sphinx-like faces, and they walked in peculiar shambling fashion, dragging their feet
as if the clumsy brogans were too heavy for their lean shanks.
Mr Ross said in a statement: "It appears to me MMA leaders here are deliberately dragging their feet
on the establishment of appropriate governance and safety standards.
The bureau's prosecution department was suffering owing to the absence of the prosecutor general, he observed and remarked the authorities were dragging their feet
to fill the post to benefit someone.
A Welsh Government spokesperson said: "It is wholly misleading to accuse anyone of n is ding one of Peta dragging their feet
Instead they have taken on three court cases against their own staff and lost every single one and now they are dragging their feet
HARRY REDKNAPP voiced his frustrations at QPR dragging their feet
over transfer targets after Joe Cole's equaliser for West Ham denied his rock-bottom side victory in a 1-1 draw at Upton Park.
He said: "The condition of the site, and the fact that it has been left to rot for so long, is due to Netto dragging their feet
and stalling for time.
Iran is now tying to crack the whip over a group of Indian oil companies that are dragging their feet
about investing in the South Pars gasfield.
Mr Balls said: "To the small number of areas where local councils are dragging their feet
, my message is clear - there is no longer any excuse for inaction.
Meanwhile, the people in product development are dragging their feet
on new products, which seem to trickle out at the pace of sap from a maple tree.
It's time city officials stop dragging their feet
, stop saying they are studying alternatives.
It would be difficult to accuse anyone of dragging their feet
but the patience of the public is starting to wear thin with a belief that more should have been done to nip this epidemic in the bud.
For years, thousands of Liverpool merchant seamen sailed out of Liverpool all over the world and yet we don't hear a word of objection from any of them about the shameful way the powers-thatbe are dragging their feet
on the proposed liner terminal at the Pier Head.
From AP: "South Carolina Republicans say the Democrats need to stop dragging their feet
and return the beer money they are owed.
Blatter said: "It seems the Premier League in England are dragging their feet