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We will, therefore, not listen to what was spoken, and on no condition run in the possibility of telling tales out of school; but we will rather proceed, like good quiet citizens, to East Street, and observe what happened meanwhile to the body of the watchman.
The seemingly dead body of the watchman wandered, as we have said, to the hospital, where it was brought into the general viewing-room: and the first thing that was done here was naturally to pull off the galoshes--when the spirit, that was merely gone out on adventures, must have returned with the quickness of lightning to its earthly tenement.
"When you came in at the gate and asked the watchman the way here, had you any one with you?"
RAWALPINDI -- A team of Police Station Kotli Sattian allegedly tortured a watchman at Saanth Anwali Bazaar apparently for throwing torchlight over them to ascertain their identity, sparking a protest by residents of the area, sources said on Tuesday.
Meanwhile, a watchman at a petrol station in Khayega was on Monday nursing serious injuries after he was attacked by thugs the previous night.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 15 (ANI): A case has been registered against the watchman, who allegedly sexually harassed a 10-year old girl of his housing society in Virar West.
The village council was paying Rs15,000 salary to each watchman to keep eye on the forest where valuable trees grow, Khan Akbar said.
The protesters, including women, complained that Rehmat Khan had donated a piece of land for the Muzdeh primary school after the elementary and secondary education department accepted his and his family's right to watchman's post at the school.
Summary: Watchman used spare key to enter the house after the girl's mother left for work
IANS New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expressed his confidence in winning the general election and said that watchman is not an identity recognised by a uniform, but it is the spirit behind the word.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday expressed confidence that the Bharatiya Janata Party would win the general election and said that 'chowkidar' (watchman) is not an identity recognised by uniforms, but it is the spirit behind the word.
Richard Jones will bring back to life a night watchman of the early 1900s in a tale inspired by Charles Broster, a local man born in 1853, who became the watchman for the docks.
figure By DERICK LUVEGA The recent violent attack in Kilingili on the border of Kakamega and Vihiga counties in which five watchmen were killed could have been a well-planned assault on senior citizens.Multiple interviews with families of the victims on Monday revealed that youthful watchmen at the market may not be happy with the presence of older watchman.
RISE Armament, manufacturer and supplier of AR firearms and components, announced an agreement to supply the Broken Arrow (Okla.) Police Department with Watchman LE rifles for its special operations team.
Isabela-A suspected thief was killed while his alleged accomplice was wounded by a village watchman who shot them as they attempted to steal two goats at dawn on Thursday in Barangay (village) Divisoria here, police said.