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I am going away," he added, dropping his voice, "ostensibly for a change of air.
Ostensibly an oligarch until his death, he was in reality one of the most valuable of our agents.
"I have come over with the Dalkeiths, ostensibly to see the yacht races.
When he left his club, if he hadn't been dining out, it was ostensibly to go to his hotel; and when he left his hotel, if he had spent a part of the evening there, it was ostensibly to go to his club.
Ostensibly I was not present at these proceedings, and am ignorant of them; but I was where I could see.
[This produced a strong sensation; the last drowsy head in the courtroom roused up now, and made preparation to listen.] If it shall seem necessary, I will prove by the Misses Clarkson that they met a veiled person-- ostensibly a woman--coming out of the back gate a few minutes after the cry for help was heard.
This unity may be destroyed in two ways: either by vesting the power in two or more magistrates of equal dignity and authority; or by vesting it ostensibly in one man, subject, in whole or in part, to the control and co-operation of others, in the capacity of counsellors to him.
The ministry said its intelligence suggested that tens of thousands would attend the rally here tomorrow, held ostensibly to celebrate the government's decision not to ratify the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD).
It says transactions have been carried out between Mr Sharif's family members and their companies without any plausible explanation and consideration which are utilised for acquisition of assets ostensibly in the name his sons who are also co-accused in the case with a purpose to conceal the real source of investment.
I wanted to underscore that this is ostensibly the last strategic dialogue of the Obama Administration and ostensibly Secretary Kerrys final visit to India, although I will never rule anything out, the official said, adding, Its an opportunity also to really mark them up on the enormous and consequential relationship this has become.
"Its diplomats cited the council's inability to take firm action on the current crisis in Syria (ostensibly the fault of vetoes from Russia and China) and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (ostensibly the fault of the U.S.)," reports Nate Rawlings for Time.
Saudi Arabia's diplomats cited the Council's inability to take firm action on the current crisis in Syria (ostensibly the fault of vetoes from Russia and China) and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (ostensibly the fault of the U.S.).