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When one of these is discontent, the danger is not great; for common people are of slow motion, if they be not excited by the greater sort; and the greater sort are of small strength, except the multitude be apt, and ready to move of themselves.
Purely English, however, are those which deal with Robin Hood and his 'merry men,' idealized imaginary heroes of the Saxon common people in the dogged struggle which they maintained for centuries against their oppressive feudal lords.
That the common people should be rather foggy in their geography, and foggy as to the location of the Indians, is a matter for amusement, maybe, but not of surprise.
He said that some elements were using speculation and criticizing the incumbent government but the administration is moving ahead with its serious efforts towards fulfilling the hopes of the common people.
Meanwhile, CJP explained his remarks of Baba Rehmatay saying that he used the term because Baba Rehmatay is a person who help common people by their issues and facilitate them.
Karachi there are numerous traffic problems and every day people are facing many hardships that includes government employs, students and common people as they all are victim of traffic system .
Weakness in the political system could be addressed by empowering parliament and protecting the rights of common people, he added.
The PML-N leader said common people of the country are the democratic authority which should rule, he said adding that our party stands with democracy at this critical stage as it is the only way to steer the country out of challenges.
SURPRISED Pakistani viewers were too astounded at their PM's such disinterest in mentioned Pakistani media and simply could not believe what they saw, heard and understood: Even common people watched Pakistani TV with interest, eager to know what was going on, the problems and its solutions, funding and developments, in their dear own homeland.
Summary: Muscat [Oman], Feb 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the government is working with the mantra of 'Minimum Government, Maximum Governance', to make lives of common people easy.
He said strengthening democracy and welfare of the common people was the basic agenda of the Sindh government.
They also lauded the services of Mukhtiarkar Iqtidar Rasool which he has rendered for the welfare of the common people.
There was a need to fill the gap between the common people and the artist.
The recently established Islamic Finance Centre has disbursed Rs14 million among common people in first two months under Ijarah mode of Islamic financing for purchase of motorcycles and other products.
12 -- India is undergoing a serious and strange crisis where poor and common people continue to suffer because they were not taken into confidence f by the government by providing them with source of sustenance.