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cognizance

, cognisance
Law
a. the right of a court to hear and determine a cause or matter
b. knowledge of certain facts upon which the court must act without requiring proof
c. Chiefly US confession
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The police is expected to take cognisance of the situation and keep a vigil on the movement of suspicious groups in these localities, said Ahmed, who resides in Shinas.
The authors have taken cognisance of new manuscripts that have become available since 1964, new research and the 'contribution of computer technology in the collection and evaluation of manuscript evidence', something in its infancy in 1992.
Should a politician, however, taking cognisance of this fact when concerned about rising crime figures, advocate a return to common sense policies of pain, fear and humiliation, then he or she is likely to be 'howled-down', while media moguls it appears, for reasons best-known to politicians, and the so-called regulatory bodies remain free, it seems, to influence the weak and vulnerable, even deprave and corrupt.
Whatever the reasons for this, overproduction of poor animals is a serious mistake and I would exhort people to take cognisance of this.
Taking cognisance of the petition, the court had earlier ordered medical examination of the petitioner from the government multi- speciality hospital which found that he had indeed been castrated.
I also find that astonishing but one must take cognisance that he operates a 'no blame' culture.
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The Election Commission must take cognisance of this matter and send Giriraj Singh to jail," Afzal added.
Niranj Sangal, group CEO, OMA Emirates-Solution Gulf, said, 'A clear understanding of a solution that required no drastic changes in the system at Himalayan Bank Ltd, together with our strong in-house team of software developers positioned OMA Emirates-Solution Gulf to provide a full fledged flexible system that takes cognisance of the entire issuance and acquiring requirements of Himalayan Bank Ltd.
The court had on Sunday extended the judicial remand of five accused till January 19 and asked them to appear before it on Monday after taking cognisance of the charge-sheet filed against them on January 3.
Taking cognisance of the brutal gang-rape of a 23-year-old woman in Delhi, Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde announced on Saturday a string of measures to ensure safety of women across the country.
It is for the court to take cognisance of his threat".