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So that, however I may have occasion to rue my present audacity, I have at least the most respectable precedents in my favour.
The tales, therefore, though less purely Oriental than in their first concoction, were eminently better fitted for the European market, and obtained an unrivalled degree of public favour, which they certainly would never have gained had not the manners and style been in some degree familiarized to the feelings and habits of the western reader.
* of the present enormous rates, some favour might not be
- Minister of Justice: Karim Jammoussi, (131 votes in favour, 24 against and one abstention)
ANP Sindh spokesman here on Wednesday said in a statement that ANP candidate for NA-249 Aurang Zaib Buneri has withdrawn in favour of PML N President Shehbaz Sharif, while from NA-250 Shehbaz Sharif has withdrawn in favour of ANP Sindh President Shahi Sayed.
LAHORE -- Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar on Sunday expressed exasperation over his son-in-law Khalid Rehman for seeking undue favour for DIG Ghulam Mehmood Dogar in child custody case.
Lahore -- Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar reprimanded on Sunday DIG Ghulam Mehmood Dogar for attempting to seek an undue favour from the top judge.
Despite this, the very first person who was handed the mic proceeded to do just that, trying to get a favour and get the investor interested in his venture.
The trade balance between the Sultanate and the UAE is in favour of the UAE, due to the increase in imports compared to exports amounting to RO3.168.3 billion.
Also, AT&T stockholders voted to approve the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the company's independent auditor, with 98.5% of shares cast in favour and 1.5% cast against.
25 ( ANI ): Americans strongly favour considering military action against Iran to prevent it from obtaining a nuclear weapon, a poll has found.
POLICE have voted in favour of seeking the right to strike by more than four to one - but not enough officers took part in the poll for it to count.
The region with the highest level of support for the Welsh Government getting income tax varying powers was West South Wales - including Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and the First Minister's home patch of Bridgend - where 53% of those interviewed were in favour and 37% were against.
Summary: The Public and Commercial Services union have voted in favour of striking with teachers on June 30.