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Synonyms for high-up

an important or influential (and often overbearing) person

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This illegal constriction was done under the noise of high-ups of RDA as department officers and low raked workers have allegedly supervised the whole illegal business.
In addition to this, he added, the high-ups of PTI are constantly in touch with their coalition partners as well as other parties to prevent any possible embarrassment.
But according to the EDM high-ups, the practice of transferring properties sans the NOC is continuing despite repeated reminders to the concerned officials.
The judicial commission probing the case completed cross-questioning the high-ups of the top Pakistani spy agency regarding the matter on Wednesday, The Nation reports.
The petitioners said following a successful operation and clearance of the area there was no reason for them to refuse to go back to the area, adding that instead of their dismissal the FC high-ups should have asked the officer concerned why he had pulled out the troops from the area and then ordered them afresh to return the same day.
909 million, but due to negligence of the FBR's high-ups, the department overspent Rs 6.
Seems City's high-ups are going to change the company that provides the pictures of the match and advertising plus stats.
Britain's Minister for Africa keeps bumping into men he last met as exiles and are now high-ups in the Pretoria Government.
On the occasion, the protesting peon demanded of the high-ups to take notice of the matter and issue his withheld salary, otherwise he has threatened to accelerate his protest circle.
Islamabad -- The high-ups of Pakistan People's Party (PPP) have started consultation to make Faryal Talpur and Ch.
According to sources, the Punjab police high-ups were hoping breakthrough in the case as the suspect during interrogation had 'confessed to his crime'.
KARACHI -- Police high-ups have initiated an inquiry against the Ferozabad's deputy superintendent of police (DSP) for allegedly torturing three teenage friends over their alleged involvement in teasing girls in the Police Lines in Ferozabad.
SKARDU -- Thousands of people including high-ups from police and security personnel of Gilgit-Baltistan here Friday attended the funeral prayers of Additional IG police, Ashraf Nooar, martyred in a suicide blast at Peshawar.
To discuss the issue, the IMF high-ups, headed by director for Middle East and Central Asia Adnan Mazari, are scheduled to visit Pakistan on July 12-13 for getting guarantees from Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gillani for implementing a reformed GST from October 1, as well as scrutinising Islamabad's ability to achieve its envisaged macroeconomic targets in the financial year 2010-11.
Over the recent targeted killings, the agencies were asked to produce the list, which the officials have prepared and sent to the high-ups.