Indian and Nepal fight floods on a war footing and Pakistan creates its own political cloudburst even as the two neighbors begin to rattle their sabres
, following a series of border violations in the wake of Indian PM Modi's upping of the stakes by bruising Pakistan's military strength.
I SEE those champions of freedom of choice on the high street have started to rattle their sabres
again after the Government threat to curb their fixed odds betting terminals.
This was anyway expected because the opponents -- who have put the UPA government on the mat over issues such as corruption and price rise -- rattle their sabres
on the slightest pretext.
And not too surprisingly, unions have already started to rattle their sabres
In democracies like ours, should our leaders also feel the need to rattle their sabres
in order to increase their popularity at home?
Both the patent holder and the alleged infringer, wanting to avoid a patent lawsuit and attorney fees that can cost $100,000 or more, rattle their sabres
in hopes of dragging out the process and prompting a settlement.