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RESUMPTION. To reassume; to promise again; as, the resumption of payment of specie by the banks is general. It also signifies to take things back; as the government has resumed the possession of all the lands which have not been paid for according to the requisitions of the law, and the contract of the purchasers. Cow. Int. h.t.

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In statements after Anastasiades' meeting with Lute on Sunday, Government Spokesman, Prodromos Prodromou said that it was a productive meeting which focused on Lute's mandate to formulate the terms of reference for the resumption of the negotiations.
This comes after Shah paid a visit to Goa on August 22 wherein the Home Minister had assured that Goa mining resumption is on top of his priority list.
She said that the new date for the resumption is now Sunday, Aug.
She said this in a twitter here Monday ' resumption of British Airways' flights reflects world's confidence in 'Naya' Pakistan and its government.
He said he was blissfully happy over the British Airways resumption as he had played an important role into the matter.
for Recto April 18, 19, 20, 21 (Maundy Thursday to Easter Sunday) No commercial operation April 22 Resumption of normal operations MRT-3
The official communique said Chief Minister Mahmood Khan had immediately allowed resumption of night landing at the airport.
"After no agreement was reached (at the Trump-Kim summit), many people forecast that the Kaesong and Kumgang projects became harder (to restart) but there's still a lot of work to do at the current stage in preparation for their future resumption," Cho said in a seminar at the National Assembly.
She said the position of the UN Secretary General is that the parties should determine and agree, the soonest possible, the terms of reference for the resumption of negotiations in the near future.
"Disappointed at the arrogant and negative response by India to my call for resumption of the peace dialogue," PM Imran tweeted.
PM in-waiting Imran Khan, on Friday, called for resumption of stalled dialogue process between Pakistan and India to discuss all outstanding issues including the Kashmir dispute.
The government has not forged any stand-down agreement with the communist rebel group but might consider it in the resumption of the peace talks, a Palace official said Monday.