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in remission

[of a serious disease] not worsening or progressing. While the disease was in remission, John got to leave the hospital. The doctor said my cancer was in remission.
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Robbery with violence convicts have a reason to smile after the High Court quashed a section of the law that denied them remission. Justice George Odunga, sitting in Machakos, also said prisoners with definite sentences and those jailed at the pleasure of the President are also entitled to remission.
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has granted 120 days special remission to the convicted
KARACHI -- Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has granted 120 days special remission to the convicted prisoners languishing in Sindh Prisons on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha and Independence Day "14th August, 2019".
KARACHI -- Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah Friday granted 120-day special remission to the convicted prisoners languishing in Sindh prisons on the eve of upcoming Eid-ul-Azha and Independence Day (14th August, 2019).
The chief minister on the eve Eid-ul-Azha and Independence Day, in order to create a sense of inclusiveness and goodwill amongst the prisoners has approve a special remission in the sentence of imprisonment of six different categories of prisoners 60 days on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha and 60 days on the occasion of Independence Day (14th August.
(iii) Special remission of 120 days per year for the date of sentence for male prisoners who are 65 years of age or above and have undergone at least 1/3rd of their substantive sentence, except those involved in a culpable homicide and those involved in terrorist acts, as defined in the Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997.
The President, in exercise of power, under Article 45 of the constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973, on the advice of the Prime Minister, has been pleased to grant special remission in sentences on the occasion of Pakistan Independence Day, 14 August, 2019 as under i.
WEDNESDAY, July 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- In patients with membranous nephropathy at high risk for progressive disease, rituximab is noninferior to cyclosporine in inducing complete or partial remission of proteinuria at 12 months and is superior in maintaining proteinuria remission up to 24 months, according to a study published in the July 4 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.
The study met the primary endpoint, and demonstrated that Rituxan is superior to MMF in achieving sustained complete remission. "The PEMPHIX study provides additional clinical evidence for the use of Rituxan for the treatment of pemphigus vulgaris," said Sandra Horning, M.D., chief medical officer and head of Global Product Development.
RAWALPINDI -- A total of 798 people imprisoned in Punjab, including 12 in Central Jail Adiala, were granted special remission in their sentences and released and their fines, diyat (blood money), arsh and daman (compensation for various offences) were paid by the government and philanthropists on the eve of Eidul Fitr.
GUJRANWALA/HAFIZABAD/KASUR -- Inmates languishing in different jails of Punjab were distributed Eid gifts and granted remission of sentence ahead of Eidul Fitr on the orders of President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi.
According to an official release, the remission will not be applicable to prisoners sentenced under terrorism and anti-state cases.
KARACHI -- Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr has awarded 60 days remission to all the prisoners undergoing life sentence and in other cases.
KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr has awarded 60 days remission to all the prisoners undergoing life sentence and in other cases.He also ordered release of the prisoners qualifying for remission before Eid so that they could celebrate it with their families.
Special remission of 60 days for all the convicts of life imprisonment, except those convicted for murder, espionage, anti-terrorism, anti-state activities, sectarianism, zina, robbery, dacoity, kidnapping/abduction and terrorism acts, if they have undergone two third of their substantive sentences of imprisonment.