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We have had to agree on a certain set of rules, called etiquette and politeness, to make this frequent meeting tolerable and that we need not come to open war.
But his tailor was a woman who worked, like a regimental contractor, by a set of rules that gave the same configuration to the whole human species.
Summary: Chennai (Tamil Nadu)[India], May 16 (ANI): Launching a scathing attack on the Election Commission of India for cutting short the campaign period in West Bengal, DMK chief M K Stalin on Thursday backed Trinamal Congress saying the EC has one set of rules for the opposition and another for the ruling party.
'The new set of rules and regulations provides for incentives to be given to political parties that promote the integration of women in their leadership hierarchy, internal policy-making structures, appointive and electoral nominating processes,' Jimenez said in a statement
OKLAHOMA CITY Proposed setbacks on poultry operations were set aside as the Oklahoma Agriculture Board instead passed a less restrictive set of rules on Tuesday.
France has issued a set of rules and regulations that will apply to the insurance industry in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
"We have a very clear set of rules in the European economic governance", stressed Cyprus Minister of Finance Harris Georgiades, called by CNA to comment on the deviation of the Italian budget from its structural fiscal target -- an issue not on the Eurogroup agenda, but very persistant on the sidelines of today`s meeting in Luxemburg.
Once a solid set of rules is established it should be mandatory that it be adhered to by following governments.
If listed companies are only required to have a public float of at least 20 percent, a set of rules may soon come out early next year also mandating some existing publicly listed firms to jack up their public ownership by as much as 50 percent.
He said: "The Chancellor has an opportunity on Wednesday to show there isn't one set of rules for one part of the country and a different set of rules, and a more expensive set of rules, for another part of the country."
And while it is true that if we truly believe this we will try to live in a certain manner, that perspective is quite different from treating the Bible as a set of rules to be followed so that God will accept us.