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Ninety-nine percent of the Azerbaijani non-governmental organizations advocate statehood, which is a gratifying fact, Azerbaijani President's Assistant for Public and Political Affairs, Head of Department, Ali Hasanov said.
The South Shields-born director, 80, said it was "very gratifying" to be recognised with the accolade, which is awarded annually to an individual for "outstanding and exceptional contribution to film, games or television".
There was quite a lot of applause and I was told people reacted emotionally, which is very gratifying - a tribute to Bowie's wonderful songwriting."
said it is "gratifying" that those who were victims of typhoon "Yolanda" appreciate the work of the administration despite its shortcomings.
It's very gratifying - being the type of movie it is - getting this popular success," he added.
It was gratifying to read that Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ali Al Khalifa has distributed BD2.6 million in compensation to citizens who had suffered as a result of last year's unrest.
GRATIFYING He added: "It has become one of the most talked-about dramas in a generation.
STALWART Liverpool lawyer Rex Makin described receiving a top award from Liverpool Law Society as "pleasing and "gratifying" last night.
Q What's been your most gratifying moment, professionally?
"It's very gratifying when we have the opportunity to work on a project of this national significance.
It's gratifying that the long-awaited DVD release features behind-the-scenes interviews with the likes of executive producer Barbra Streisand and coverage from the 1996 GLAAD Media Awards.