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cognizance

(kŏg′nĭ-zəns)
n.
Conscious knowledge or recognition; awareness.
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Taking cognizance of the case, KP NAB started inquiry/investigation into the matter to ascertain facts.
Taking cognizance of the matter, the CJ called reports from federal and provincial governments within three days so as to compensate victims.
Taking cognizance of the complaints, NAB Khyber Pakhtunkhwa actively pursued the inquiry/ investigation and arrested the culprits for financial fraud and deceiving innocent people on pretext of religious ritual.
Taking cognizance of the application of the complainant, the IGP directed an inquiry into the matter.
She had approached the apex court after the Allahabad High Court refused to interfere with the magistrate's order taking cognizance of the final investigation report filed by the CBI and summoning the parents as accused in the case for facing trial.
Taking cognizance of the case, NAB Khyber Pakhtunkhwa started inquiry/investigation into the matter to ascertain real facts.
He said the bureau while taking cognizance over numerous complaints about embezzlements in housing societies has shown determination to unearth all culprits involved in such scams.
ISLAMABAD -- While taking cognizance of capacity development issues, Auditor-General of Pakistan, Rana Assad Ameen has directed to instill competency-based training and evaluation system in promotion process of Assistant Audit Officers (AAOs).
Taking cognizance of the heinous crime, the IGP KP issued strict directions to RPO Hazara to apprehend the accused and to provide all possible assistance to the aggrieved family.
According to reporter , the NIA court issued the production warrant after taking cognizance of charge-sheet against them.
Taking cognizance of the miseries of Overseas Pakistanis who are visiting their families to celebrate Eid at home, Wafaqi Mohtasib instructed the State Bank of Pakistan to take appropriate remedial measures in this connection.
PESHAWAR -- Taking cognizance on the complaint of a citizen, the IGP KP Nasir Khan Durrani has suspended police officials of P.S Khazana including ex SHO Mukhtiar Khan, Ex CIO SI Aslam and CIO SI Sabz Ali and has order registration of criminal cases and initiation of departmental action for victimizing a citizen through false FIR and faulty investigation.