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the good of a community

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During the reference, Chairman, Ittefaq Kidney and General Welfare Hospital, Abdul Hameed Gurwara and President of the centre, Khawaja Aftab Iqbal paid tributes to the late political leaders for his services for the country.
The General Welfare Clause clearly empowers local governments to do what is necessary and appropriate to protect the interest and welfare of the community.
The initiative aims to promote the general welfare of tourist guides and strengthen their ties with the SCTDA, the tourism authority stated.
Emmeline Aglipay-Villar filed House Bill (HB) 5358, reminding that the Constitution provides the "protection of life, liberty, and property, and promotion of the general welfare.
The purpose of launching the website and a helpline for NRIs is to ensure the general welfare of NRIs from UP and in case of emergencies, monitor their problems and coordinate with the central government.
The donation will support the charity's URconnectABLE project that supports people with many issues, such as accessing independent/ supported housing, bene-fit advice and applications, accessing the community, home visits and general welfare issues.
The adversarial system should be rethought, because this throwback to the medieval mode of trial by combat, also called wager of battle and judicial duel, no longer can be justified in a time when the public interest and the general welfare must be served.
The Chief Minister commended the efforts of Pakistan Air Force and the Ski Federation for their role in the general welfare of the people with special emphasis on education to the locals.
Robert Levy, Chairman of the Cato Institute, discusses the historical conflict between the Commerce clause and the General Welfare clause as it relates to more recent decisions.
It is generally believed that the former rulers used to perform this Puja for the general welfare of the people of the state.
Appearing in public view while exposing one's skin or undergarments below the waist is contrary to safety, health, peace and good order of the parish and the general welfare," the ruling states.
So we have this current fiscal fiasco, the political power-struggle in Washington and the media hype on television, none of which address the real issue of fiscal responsibility or promoting the general welfare.
In upholding the Affordable Health Care Act, Chief Justice John Roberts invoked the clause in the Constitution that empowers Congress to levy taxes and pay debts for the general welfare of the country.
Although intended to play a crucial role in the country's social transformation from one system to another, Velinovska says the Court has become an invincible fort that uses its powers not for swift transformation leading to general welfare and social progress but for conservation of the previous system and its exponents, including itself.
This memory," the minister said, "is at the same time a signpost showing us and the future generations the way of living in peace and solidarity with the others and different, irrespective of their ethnicity, race, gender, religion or any other distinction, for the general welfare.
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