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mint money

To earn a very large amount of money, especially by doing something very successfully. We'll be minting money if we can manage to secure a trading partner in China. I hear Sarah has minted money with sales from her latest novel.
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For my part, as I was not much use at carrying, I was kept busy all day in the cave packing the minted money into bread-bags.
The Chief Commissioner Islamabad, Aamer Ali Ahmed along with Deputy Commissioner Hamza Shafqat paid surprise visit at ETO, following citizen's complaints against self-made agents who minted money off the public in lieu of helping them.
Talking to a private news channel, he said the leaders of PPP and PML-N has weakened the national institutions, played gimmicks with the institutions and minted money by receiving kickbacks.
Previously District Task Force for HIV/AIDS was established in Larkana which was first headed by the then Zila Nazim and after that, it was taken over by the Deputy Commissioner, a former member of the task force and a senior doctor said while talking to PPI on Wednesday requesting not to disclose his identity as he has suffered a lot at the hands of so-called NGOs who minted money but did nothing for affected people.
According to a statement, DPO Syed Rasool Shah had received a complaint from an applicant seeking action against a man who introduced himself as an officer of a security agency and minted money from several people by making promises of provision of jobs in police and other departments.
However, this amount would later be reimbursed to theconcerned police officials.However, this practice led to corrupt practices as the officials taking the samples to the lab minted money on the pretext of the cost of investigations etc.
Nawaz Sharif and Imran Khan are two sides of the same coin and both have minted money when in power in the centre and KP, Mr.
Patrick McCarthy says the fragrance actually has an air of freshly minted money. Each bottle is packed tightly inside a box contain real shredded U.S.
Questions asking the readers if they have ever mardi-graed with a shirt or minted money while politicians frown, may disturb parents and teachers, while disengage children.
He minted money emblazoned with his own image, issued stamps (also in his own image), mustered a standing army (of one) and wrote his own constitution.
She will give pensioners specially minted money in the 900-year-old ceremony.
He said that Imran Niazi leads timber mafia in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and has minted money by fake tree planting campaign.
The source said that the contractors only minted money from the civic agency and maintenance, cleanliness and provison of clean drinking water remained their least priority.
Under this situation doctors paid attention to their private clinics and hospital and minted money from the helpless patients.
Humayun Saifullah proposed if any person or institution had minted money through illegal means, or corruption or mismanagement then principle amount along with interest be recovered from him.