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clean hands

morally unimpeachable. The phrase is enshrined in one of the maxims of the English courts of Equity: ‘he who comes to equity must come with clean hands.’ The ‘cleanliness’ is in relation to the matter before the court, rather than in all aspects of the litigant's life and work. See also EX TURPI CAUSA NON ORITUR ACTIO.
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"Clean hands as a result of proper handwashing with soap is Safeguard's pabaon to the nation.
Feroz Memon, Regional Manager, Poverty Eradiation Initiative stressed the need of building sinks and tippy taps and demonstrate the simplicity and value of clean hands. When hand washing with soap is practiced regularly at critical times, such as after using the toilet or before contact with food, it can dramatically reduce the risk of diarrhea and pneumonia, which can cause serious illness and death.
EDITORIAL - Clean hands ndash a recipe for health !-- -- (The Philippine Star) - October 17, 2018 - 12:00am Germs cause diseases, so staying healthy entails keeping out germs.
Not to a huge degree, no more than 50%, but its return to the economy could be deemed positive if the country is run by people with clean hearts and clean hands," said Prof.
Prime Minister Hun Sen claimed on Wednesday that political rival Sam Rainsy's 'clean hands strategy', the aim of which is to persuade supporters of the dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) to boycott July's national elections, is 'faulty' and will only benefit the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP).
A 'Tuberculosis Awareness and Clean Hands' programme was recently held at Al Injaz Private School by the Infection Prevention and Control Programme (IPCP) School Health Teaching in collaboration with the Community Outreach Committee, Oman Specialised Nursing Institute (OSNI).
'He who comes into equity must come with clean hands' - the maxim that serves as the basis of the clean hands doctrine in jurisprudence.
"Clean hands are the best way to stop spreading infection."
Pakistan stated that 'a state which does not come with clean hands cannot get any relief'.
The films include "The Elevator" by Hadil Nazmy, "Good Morning" by Sherif al-Bindary, "Senses" by Mohamed Ramadan, "Public Domain" by Islam Kamal, "Clean Hands, Dirty Soap" by Karim Fanous, "Gamal and Amany" by Hadil Nazmy, and "Boredom" by Salma Zaki.
[USA], Jun 30 (ANI): Turns out, even perfectly clean hands can lead to a superbug transmission among babies in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).
Lahore -- Senior leader of PTI Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar has said that the people with clean hands are not afraid of accountability.