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The doctors alleged the PPP leader had been insulting the staff and causing the locals to agitate against the doctors.
Before Khomeini was sent into 15 years of exile (from which he could agitate against the Shah under much less scrutiny), he was released from prison to a half-year of house arrest.
The opponents have nothing to agitate against the government, he said adding let the judicial commission decide the matter as per law of the land and urged the opposition leaders to refrain indulging in mud slinging campaign against each other.
Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi said if the judicial commission according to their demand is not constituted and parliament is not ready to hear PTI grievances, would leave the only way to agitate against government on roads.
He alleged that slums in Delhi are being demolished on Jung's instructions so people agitate against the AAP government.
Juneau put in place to see that the Association For Military Professionals does not get perverted into a front for Henri Masse's Hezbollah pals, cliques who agitate against the dejure Canadian government, gangsters like Gauthier and Dupuis, anti-Semites like Sid Ryan and his violent protege Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois and self-aggrandizers like the FMOQ?
Jamshid has come to Isfahan to organize the local textile workers and to agitate against Shirene.
Earlier also I had collected over hundred thousand people at the Ramlila grounds in Delhi to agitate against such issues and can do it again.
After 1800, many black activists adapted the pietistic model of itinerancy and evangelism to agitate against both slavery and racial discrimination.
It added: "Subject to certain conditions, Elliott will not call a general meeting or seek to agitate against the company, its board or management publicly until after the company's 2012 AGM at the earliest.
It added: "The board and Elliott have also reached agreement that, subject to certain conditions, Elliott will not call a general meeting or seek to agitate against the company, its board or management publicly until after the company's 2012 AGM at the earliest.
The advertisement contains the web address of IsraCampus =96 a website devo= ted to exposing lecturers who are employed in Israeli universities, yet ope= nly agitate against the state of Israel.