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to take (another's property) without permission

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make off with belongings of others

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Implying that Conceptual art is a European/US phenomenon of British birth (forget South America, Asia, and the rest) and that American artists are Yankee pilferers with no ideas of their own, her essay is an opinion piece at best; it has no place in a catalogue with scholarly pretensions.
ASTORE -- Deputy Commissioner Astore has warned strict action power pilferers and directed Wapda authorities not to show any leniency towards them.
direct hooks) and strict action would be taken against power pilferers.
In this connection PESCO Surveillance Team of WAPDA House conducted raids in different areas of Khyber, Peshawar and Mardan Circles and nabbed 60 more electricity pilferers.
PILFERERS who have stripped a 12th century abbey bare are being urged to return its looted relics.
For extra insurance against pilferers, some anglers prefer to first enfold the shrimp in cheesecloth, panty hose or sport wrap - thin, foamy material used underneath athletic tape.
SARGODHA -- A task force of the Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) caught nine pilferers .
CHARSADDA -- WAPDA and Police officials arrested 59 power pilferers and recovered more than Rs.
PESHAWAR -- PESCO Surveillance Wapda House teams here on Thursday nabbed power pilferers from Peshawar and Swat Circles in a drive against illegal use of electricity to discourage power pilferage in the province.
Zero tolerance would be adopted against illegal use of electricity through direct hooks and connections of power pilferers would be disconnected besides imposition of heavy fine, he explained.
The PESCO team caught them red handed while using illegal Kunda in the area, PESCO registered FIR against the power pilferers.
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) has apprehended 228 electricity thieves from various circles of the company in raids in January during its ongoing drive against power pilferers.
A police spokesman said unknown pilferers removed precious electricity wires from various electric poles near chak 65-JB and escaped.
BANNU -- WAPDA officials started crackdown against power pilferers and arrested 20 persons who were found guilty from different parts of the district and disconnected electricity of defaulter's areas.
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) apprehended 77 electricity thieves from various circles of the company in raids during fourth week of January in its ongoing drive against power pilferers.