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The opponents of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) accuse the party's provincial government for taking retributive action against Badin's people, who voted the PPP's dissident, Dr Zulfiqar Mirza, in the local government and general elections, by depriving them of water.
Christofi said that authorities are not taking complaints from his union seriously, while taking retributive action against those who come forward to complain.
Modi also said that retributive action was accomplished within a 100 hours of the Pulwama attack.
Within moments of the attack, without holding an investigation or providing any proof, India began accusing Pakistan and started threatening retributive action. The entire basis of India's unfounded allegations was a social media video of completely suspect content.
Department of Justice takes sufficient retributive action to show that this type of criminal misconduct by government officials will not be tolerated.
Despite the public's demand of retributive action against judges involved in corrupt practices, there appears no will on the part of the Judicial Service Commission to take concrete measures to defend its judges.
Interestingly, the same Modi had advocated adventurous retributive action against Pakistan, when his predecessor Manmohan Singh refused to escalate tension in 2013 after the beheading of Indian soldiers.
The incidents of sectarian violence in the northern Cairo village of Al-Khosous date back to 5 April when a brawl led to a Christian killing a Muslim, spurring some Muslim residents to take retributive action against him and other Christians by attempting to burn down the alleged killer's house and attacking the local church.
The European Commission has already warned Bulgaria with retributive action if the country fails to lift the ban on sale of agricultural land to foreigners starting 2014.
The barrister has previously told the jury: "This (shooting) coming as it did on the back of another firearms attack on his family home, we say, persuaded Colin Fitzgibbon to take retributive action. He effectively recruited the others in the conspiracy to arrange firearm attacks on his enemies.
Such has been the lack of tough, retributive action that more than a third of victims say they are scared to go out at night, and fear going to public places where they will be harangued and subjected to spiteful abuse.
The bank opined that the rate needs to be hiked as retributive action against traders who have driven inflation expectations to 20-month highs.