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Parliament's rapporteur Guido Sacconi (PES, Italy) having offered a concession to the Council by relaxing the assembly's position on authorisation, the Presidency's position augurs ill for a successful outcome of the forthcoming inter-institutional trialogue scheduledfor 20 November.
It augurs ill for our way of life and the future of the West that the teaching of English political and constitutional history has become in the last decades so remote, so exiguous, so marginalized, if not extinguished.
It augurs ill for the nation's future if it proves to be impossible.
The presence of so many Tajik refugees in Afghanistan augurs ill for the pro-Communist government in Dushanbe.
Sangh leaders with no political background making choices for the BJP augurs ill for the party's prospects