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The new charge will apply to the summer conferring in June, autumn conferring in September and winter conferring in December this year and it will cover a graduate and their two guests.
Mr Owen said if he was right that the police practice of conferring is incompatible with the European Convention of Human Rights over the independence of such investigations, there is then the issue of what steps the IPCC must take to remedy the situation.
Specifically, it adopted the Tax Court's holding that RSS "ceded effective control over the operations of the partnerships and the surgery center to private parties, conferring impermissible private benefit.
After conferring with them, I made a 10-year offer, and he accepted it.
Naturally, the Vatican rejects such artifice and frowns on conferring legitimacy on homosexual couples by giving them government benefits such as pensions or public housing, or by allowing them to marry.
This result indicates that "there is at least one dominant mutation in that population" conferring resistance, says Tabashnik.
Galectin-3 has high expression in many cancers, but not in normal cells, conferring broad potential applications for GCS-100 in solid and blood-borne cancers.
Tenders are invited for Conferring photography concession contract: for the provision of photography and framing services at nui galway conferring ceremonies.
New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): On the wake of controversy over conferring Padma Bhushan award to Indian American Sant Singh Chatwal the Union Home Ministry on Wednesday clarified that no Padma award has been conferred without the recommendation of the awards committee.
Air Chief Marshall Rao Qamar Suleman thanked the President for conferring the prestigious award on him.
Most likely, upregulation of detoxification enzymes alone is not responsible for conferring the high level of DDT resistance we observed," Tang says.
In contrast to cross-resistance, co-resistance is due to the presence in the same host of several mechanisms, each conferring resistance to a given class of drugs.