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In a joint opposition protest rally to seek justice for the Model Town tragedy in Lahore on Jan 17, Imran Khan lambasted the parliament for allowing a 'criminal' to be elected as a party president.
The next thing I knew I was being lambasted for getting the dog's type wrong and disparaged as a 'knownothing journalist'!
Terry was booed and abused all afternoon by Stoke fans who lambasted the defender for his alleged affair with Vanessa Perroncel, the former girlfriend of his one-time Chelsea team-mate Wayne Bridge.
Israel is lambasted for checkposts, but the world wants to copy its airport security.
JUST after town hall officials in Manchester organised a costly campaign to remove graffiti around the city, they were lambasted by Keep Britain Tidy for sponsoring a graffiti show at the Urbis Museum.
Church leaders in the Philippines have lambasted President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo for reportedly spending $20,000 on a dinner during a New York City visit earlier this month.
And while the former champion trainer's record in this is not as formidable as it once was, in the week he lambasted the diluted Easter programme he would surely love to bag the biggest prize on offer at a meeting he says used to be a "big deal".
Summary: Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi lambasted the International Criminal Court Sunday as representing a "new form of world terrorism" that wanted to recolonize developing countries.
LAST Friday Leeds chairman Ken Bates lambasted the local Yorkshire Evening Post over a piece which claimed the Monaco tax exile would make a rare trip to an away game to see United at MKDons.
IAEA director Mohamed ElBaradei lambasted Israel, saying his inspectors should have been able to verify beforehand whether undeclared nuclear activity had been going on.
On the day we hear Scotland's child welfare figures are so disturbing that they may be breaching the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, we are also lambasted with reports of a lack of foster care.
At a time when our area has been lambasted in the national media we are letting it become a mess.