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Perhaps it is the time ripe for the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to revisit state of affairs and let the nominate the foreign minister who could take care of foreign office functions and could eliminate the doubts prevailing about the external office performance since long.
In today's gloomy state of affairs, the flowery patterns and birds symbolized hope.
The head of state is due to hold talks with His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on bilateral relations and means to bolster interaction and exchange between the two nations, particularly in the fields of economy and investment, and would also touch on Arab and regional state of affairs.
Mr Patton is 100 per cent concerning this sorry state of affairs instigated by moneymen in all parties concerned regarding Coventry City Football Club past and present.
I perhaps know better than many as to why this ridiculous state of affairs exists: indeed, we all should by now.
And on the whole, this state of affairs makes the leaders of the economies represented here, optimistic," Putin noted.
NNA - 11/02/2012 Sad state of affairs in Lebanese prisons topped concerns of Interior Minister during an interview with New TV Saturday, whereby he also reassured citizens that the situation in Tripoli is under control thanks to security apparatuses.
If we regard a positive state of affairs (designated by an affirmative judgment) as existing and equate its existing with its presence, then the corresponding negative state of affairs is one that we would have to say does not exist or, equivalently, is absent.
By QUETTA, November 25, 2010 (Frontier Star): The PML-N has strongly condemned the state of affairs of the Country, which was stuck in quagmire of blood and fire, while it has also berated the government for its failure to contain the sorry state of affairs.
Every week Palestinian intellectuals condemn the political arrests that take place regularly, and every week we wonder when this illogical state of affairs will last," he said.
The state of affairs "out there" must be bad, because even inside the federal prison system, which is where I've lived since 1988, the state of affairs has deteriorated: fewer jobs, too many prisoners, higher prices on commissary items, less food.
In Chapter 4, the idea of a state of affairs is applied in order to try to specify what makes a category an ontological category.
Even if such a state of affairs did exist, every Arab country has plenty to jeopardize if it aligned itself with a desperate Arab country.
Thanks again for the best piece I have read on a very sorry state of affairs.
In the Bible shalom means universal flourishing, wholeness, and delight--a rich state of affairs in which natural needs are satisfied and natural gifts are fruitfully employed, a state of affairs that inspires joyful wonder as its Creator and Savior opens doors and welcomes the creatures in whom he delights.