This is an affront
to Sardar Patel because iron happens to be a symbol of apshagun ( bad omen)," Rajak said.
The Leeds North West MP said: "It is an affront
to the people of Wales when England wrongly use the national anthem when England are playing.
Passing this law would be an affront
to thousands of victims of Saleh's repressive rule, including the relatives of peaceful protesters shot dead last year," said Sarah Leah Whitson, the group's executive Middle East director.
Due for completion in 2000, the project was seriously delayed after Italy's flamboyant former deputy of culture, Vittorio Sgarbi, attacked it as an affront
to the city's heritage.
It is a big issue for Aung San Suu Kyi, and the behavior of the Burmese (Myanmar) military toward her is becoming a real affront
to the international community, becoming an affront
to our conscience,'' Ramos-Horta said.
I would consider it an affront
and the feeling would linger.
As a hurtling-over-a-street-corner-near-you threat to the common good, there is a Catholic case to be made against SUVs, and, as anyone who has watched an SUV owner barrel blissfully through traffic can attest, they can be an affront
to human dignity.
Even before synod met, a group of five current Anglican primates and two retired archbishops wrote the diocese warning that a vote for same-sex blessings "would be viewed not only as a grave affront
but will also set in motion' deliberations on breaking communion" with their dioceses.
He views almost all criticism as an affront
to the king, and Congress as an impertinence.
Because such a thesis is an affront
to the proud people of Paraguay, and because two members of the Committee have condos in Asuncion, Gutteriez's odds of winning the Nobel Prize are miniscule.
It is a profound affront
to be metered and measured," says Bruce Ackerman, a law professor at Yale University.
The creation of an Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives in the White House not only challenges the fundamental principles of religious freedom but is an affront
to the First Amendment to the U.