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Nevertheless, as this narrative will show later on, we betrayed glimmering adumbrations of the monogamy that was later to give power to, and make mighty, such tribes as embraced it.
Each law in turn is made by circumstances predominant, and the limits of nature give power to but one at a time.
KARACHI -- Sindh High Court (SHC) has rejected petition filed by Dr Asim former petroleum minister seeking court orders for allowing him to give power of attorney to his son for taking control of his property and business.
It goes without saying that if we get angry with them for their words or actions, we give power to them.
LAUNCHING an all- out attack on the BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for portraying himself as the only solution to all problems that plague the country, Congress vice- president Rahul Gandhi in his first election rally in the Capital on Sunday alleged that the saffron party wanted to concentrate power in the hands of only one person at a time when the Congress wanted to give power to everyone.
The Congress vice president said there were two types of leaders, "those who give power to the people and those who take power away from the people.
LicensingconvenorCouncillor Lawrence O'Neill said: "I've asked the clerk to the Licensing Committee to write to the Scottish Government to ask them to give power to councils to regulate access to taxi ranks created on land that is not within the council's control.
But since when have you ever known Tories give power back to any people other than their own?
Yet even though they had the opportunity to stop it they chose to step aside and give power to the Tories.
The Tories have made much of how they will give power back to the people.
On TV recently, David Cameron stated that he wants to give power back to the people?
The Constitution will give power to patients and the public by bringing their existing rights together in one place so they know what they are legally entitled to--and how they can exercise their rights as well as understanding their responsibilities," said a Doll spokesman.