imbroglio


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an intricate and confusing interpersonal or political situation

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a very embarrassing misunderstanding

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The Provincial President said that intelligentsia and the civil society activists can play a useful role in checking the prevailing drift and generating an atmosphere in which internal and external dimensions of the Kashmir imbroglio can be addressed.
The imbroglio centres on a report for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) that found the Russian government and the FSB security service had over years covered up hundreds of doping cases across the majority of Olympic sports, as well as Paralympic events.
Despite judicial imbroglio, the board of the IMF has expressed full confidence in Lagarde who is viewed as a very competent chief of the Washington-based organisation.
An OIC meeting should be convened on the Kashmir imbroglio," he said while talking to media persons here on Wednesday.
We also asked the minister to talk to the AIBA to resolve the imbroglio soon.
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What began as an imbroglio over control over state assets quickly metastasized into a symbolic confrontation between the president and the most visible representative of an oligarchic elite that behaves with complete impunity.
It would be prudent for Kabul to rework its governance issues and let the ballot imbroglio come to an end.
Le dialogue national visant a parvenir a une sortie de la crise politique en Tunisie a ete reporte a vendredi, a annonce le secretaire general de l'Union generale tunisienne du travail (UGTT), Houcine Abassi, apres qu'un nouvel imbroglio a empeche le debut des negociations mercredi.
He has made a strong case for a diplomatic resolution to the Syria imbroglio.
au, the imbroglio was prompted by a tweet sent out by the Benaud parody account, which has more than 45,000 followers, about Ahmed's decision not to wear the logo of beer sponsor Victoria Bitter during the limited-overs series in England.
Aizaz Chaudhry told a weekly media briefing: "We will continue to do that in future as well; we remain sincere in seeking a peaceful settlement of the Afghan imbroglio.
That is now the legal imbroglio that has been created," he said.
Born and educated in the former USSR, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite, whose country claimed its independence a mere 25 years ago, was wary of commenting on the international diplomatic imbroglio caused by the spectacular revelations about the US National Security Agency (NSA) spying on EU communications.
In 2011 he was abruptly sacked by President Bashir from the position as security adviser following an imbroglio between him and presidential assistant Nafie Ali Nafie over dialogue with opposition parties.