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His cold and proud nature was always averse, however, from anything in the shape of public applause, and he bound me in the most stringent terms to say no further word of himself, his methods, or his successes--a prohibition which, as I have explained, has only now been removed.
Laws and principles are not for the times when there is no temptation: they are for such moments as this, when body and soul rise in mutiny against their rigour; stringent are they; inviolate they shall be.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 25 (ANI): Republican Party of India (A) has appointed Abdul Nasir, who was booked under the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) by Delhi Police's Crime Branch, as president of the party's youth wing.
Lahore -- Prime Minister Imran Khan has appreciated the Pakistan military's unprecedented voluntary initiative of stringent cuts in their defence expenditures during the next financial year.
ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister's Focal Person for Polio Eradication and Tobacco Control Babar bin Atta said on Tuesday that the government is mulling anti-tobacco reforms in the country, adding that PM Imran Khan has already given a go-ahead with regard to the introduction of most stringent reforms to end the menace of smoking.
"All legally imported cement retailed in the Philippine market are guaranteed to meet stringent quality controls.
The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for Amendment in the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012 to make punishment more stringent for committing sexual crimes against children.
and PNC Financial Services Group would escape the most stringent capital rules reserved for systemically important institutions.
It has undergone stringent tests for waterproofing, dust proofing and shock resistance to provide excellent protection of data.
'We're being subjected to discrimination viz-a-viz multinationals as the latter are being allowed to market their seed in 'truthfully labeled packing' only whereas we are being suggested in the draft agriculture policy to go through a stringent trial and registration process,' Seed Association of Pakistan President Shafiqur Rehman said.
The threat of foodborne illnesses has led to stringent regulations from food testing authorities worldwide.
North America and Europe have similar and more stringent emission regulations, whereas Asia Pacific, Middle East, and RoW have different and less stringent regulations.