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OPPOSITION, practice. The act of a creditor who, declares his dissent to a debtor's being discharged under the insolvent laws.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Talking to PTV news channel, he said democracy has been achieving strength in the country despite Opposition alliances even PML-N and PPP could not get sympathies of masses as they strongly believe on PTI' leadership who was committed for public interests instead of doing politics of personal interests.
Commenting on opposition Parties, he said no nation can rise without investing in human resource but the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz and Pakistan People's Parties looted the national wealth, weakened state institutions and deprived the masses of basic amenities.
PESHAWAR -- Opposition plays a vital role in the parliamentary politics of any country.
The opposition in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhawa has resigned from the standing committees and Public Accounts Committee.
As listed in the notice of meeting by the CA, the oppositions were filed by the following:
Joint sworn opposition of Rodel Mesa and Angelito Bais
Indeed, Bolshevik laws and policies themselves bore the responsibility of acting as catalysts for religious opposition, a paradoxical outcome that marked other state policies, Young notes in her conclusion.
Naturally, the activism of believers and resurgence of the parish met opposition from a number of quarters but, according to Young, that opposition resulted more from everyday village politics and jockeying for local control than a commitment to atheism.
The united opposition has taken a number of concrete decisions.
Once the opposition action is filed, the Trademark Office notifies the applicant, of the opposition proceeding action (and this should typically be completed within 15 days period counted from the date of filing the opposition in according to the UAE Trademark Law).
Opposition and governing parties no closer to trusting each other, report saysSince a new political appearance rose after the July 25 elections, opposition in Kurdistan Region's Parliament has not yet been able to enforce change to the political system because of "lack of experience" and confrontations with governing parties, read a report conducted in June by the American Society for Kurds, or ASK.
The opposition failed yet again to forge a united front against the government.