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the act of removing floating material from the surface of a liquid

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reading or glancing through quickly

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failure to declare income in order to avoid paying taxes on it

the act of brushing against while passing

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His lawyer, Shahab Sarki, argued that the applicant was running a guest house in Karachi, but the police arrested him without having any solid evidence to suggest his involvement in the alleged ATM skimming scam.
According to the FIA, the nationals were caught while they were trying to install a skimming device at an ATM in Karachi.
FIA informed the court that the two suspects were caught red-handed while installing a skimming device at an ATM on Karachi's Abdullah Haroon Road.
KARACHI -- Even after the arrest of more than half a dozen Chinese nationals for allegedly stealing the data of private banks from their automated teller machines (ATMs) through skimming devices, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) warns of more men of the same nationality associated with 'an organised group' who can still operate in the city.
KARACHI -- Two Chinese nationals allegedly involved in ATM skimming were remanded into the custody of Federal Investigation Agency till January 18, Geo News reported Monday.
Superintendent of Police (SP) Clifton Asad Aijaz told reporters that a skimming device was seized from the arrested suspects, as well as Rs2.
A Chinese national suspected of ATM skimming was arrested in Karachi's Bahadurabad area on Sunday, while three of his alleged accomplices managed to evade capture.
KARACHI -- Police Sunday claimed to have arrested five Chinese nationals red-handed for their alleged involvement in ATM skimming frauds in Karachi.
Karachi: A Chinese national suspected of ATM skimming was arrested in Karachi's Bahadurabad area on Sunday, while three of his alleged accomplices managed to evade capture.
Karachi -- Police have arrested a Chinese national for his alleged involvement in ATM skimming fraud from Tipu Sultan Road, on Sunday morning.
SKIMMING devices can steal your money - and here is where police have investigated them on Teesside.
MANY short films sink without trace but that would have been a particularly sorry fate for one set at the annual World Stone Skimming Championships.
STONE skimming is a pastime familiar to generations of seaside daytrippers - and for most, three or four bounces can be something of an achievement.
Summary: stone skimming actually has had world championships held in its name.
However, skimming continues to be a problem -- an increasing problem, at that -- and single-store operators who do not invest in anti-skimming efforts, as well as more expensive EMV upgrades, could find themselves the prime target for thieves.