magisterial


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Synonyms for magisterial

Synonyms for magisterial

Synonyms for magisterial

offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power

used of a person's appearance or behavior

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While some of the political parties have now been criticising the ECP for assigning magisterial powers to the armed forces officers, they ignored the fact that a provision was incorporated in the Elections Act, 2017, by the parliament empowering the ECP to assign such powers.
At the same time, he complains of lack of vehicles to tour all 18 magisterial courts in the county, noting that they are constrained to transport themselves each time to represent clients during proceedings.
After protests over his killing, a magisterial probe was ordered.
First it was stated that magisterial powers had been given only to returning officers but later gave these powers to the army also.
By giving vast powers to the troops under Article 245, far beyond merely magisterial, questions will continue to be asked whether road is being paved for manipulations on polls day.
First, it was stated that magisterial powers had been given only to returning officers but later gave these powers to the army also.
The ECP had issued a notification on July 10, giving extended powers to the armed forces personnel to be deployed at polling stations across the country from July 23 to July 27 'for provision of secure environment to assist ECP in conduct of for free, fair and transparent manner.' The appointment of 371,000 armed forces personnel in elections with magisterial powers were criticised by and large while Senators also on Saturday expressed serious reservations over such powers.
While BHU Vice-Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi said he had ordered an inquiry headed by a retired high court judge, state government spokesperson and minister Srikant Sharma maintained it was a magisterial probe.
The book would have been strengthened by giving space to at least one theologian willing to justify some recent magisterial interventions and defend the procedures used as reasonable, even if not perfect.
Summary: After meeting Shinde, Dikshit said a magisterial probe has been ordered
Summary: New Delhi: A Delhi court yesterday upheld a magisterial court order for in-camera proceedings in ...