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Synonyms for imbroglio

Synonyms for imbroglio

an intricate and confusing interpersonal or political situation


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a very embarrassing misunderstanding

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At the end, it is Pakistan, India and the Kashmiris who will have to take the final decision to resolve this over seven-decade-old imbroglio. But a little friendly 'push' from powerful global actors may help the stakeholders reach a mutually acceptable solution.
The imbroglio between the tech company and Verizon became a trending Twitter topic a few weeks ago when Remind officials urged educators and students to complain to Verizon about a billing increase that would have increased the tech company's annual payment to the carrier by millions of dollars.
The actor has been lucky enough to steer clear of a legal imbroglio over the see-through dress she wore at the Cairo International Film Festival.
Amid the worsening Brexit imbroglio, businesses are digging in for a worst-case outcome.
Critique: An imbroglio is an intricate and perplexing state of affairs; a complicated or difficult situation.
The Minority Leader further disclosed that though the IBEDC has restored electricity to the affected communities following his intervention in the imbroglio, there is still need to appeal to the people to remain calm and avoid break down of law and order and the company not to disconnect electricity supply to any of the affected people pending the meeting scheduled for Wednesday 25th July 2018 at Mapo Hall, Ibadan where all pending issues are expected to address and proffer solutions to.
As happens with such social media verbal fests, each side marshals its supporters and in the imbroglio, the truth gets lost.
This sale should be relatively immune to the potential debt limit, government shutdown imbroglio. The note should see a decent bid from overseas accounts as spreads remain wide, still over 200 bps to the German Bund.
Resumption of different diplomatic channels can help solve this imbroglio. Therefore, peace should be given a chance, one more time!
The Bahraini minister's statement came after the Emir of Kuwait HH Sheikh Sabah al Ahmad al Jaber al Sabah had warned of the grave consequences of the Gulf imbroglio, calling for dialogue to solve the crisis.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 22 June 2017: "Despite the ongoing Saudi-led diplomatic imbroglio between the Gulf State of Qatar and a number of its neighboring Arab powers, Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hammad congratulated Saudi's newly-inaugurated Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman," CNN reported Wednesday citing official Qatari News Agency (QNA) The small but energy-rich Qatar has been facing a complete diplomatic and trade embargo since June 5, amid accusations of supporting terrorism and fuelling regional instability.
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.
We also asked the minister to talk to the AIBA to resolve the imbroglio soon." M AIL T ODAY has learnt that officials from Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Goa, Jammu and Kashmir and Rakesh Gupta, head of the Indian Olympic Association- appointed ad hoc committee for boxing, met Sonowal.
Global Banking News-June 29, 2015--Greece imbroglio takes a toll on global markets