Just like a Damocles sword
that maintained the ban against the group, the parties' formation law increased the estrangement between the Authority and the movement.
Mumbai, April 6 -- The foreigners' issue has been hanging as a Damocles sword
over the heads of Assamese since independence and in its name thousands of genuine Assamese residents - Bengali Hindus and Muslims, have been branded as Bangladeshis and hounded out of their own land.
Undoubtedly the ensuing lengthy legal process will hang as a Damocles Sword
over Iran for a long time and will further ostracize the country on the international scene
"Gadhafi won't be disturbing us with the rebellions he bankrolled here and there, but Libya is still like a Damocles sword
hanging over the heads of its neighbors," said Moussa Aksar, head of publication for Niger's bi-weekly "L'Evenement."
Pearls & Oysters: Hyperdense or pseudohyperdense MCA sign: A Damocles sword
? Neurology 2009;72:e116-e117.
The Forest Act can indeed have a salutary effect on the vexed question of land rights which hangs like a Damocles sword
over thousands of adivasi and forest dwelling families in Jharkhand.
Over everything looms the Damocles sword
of the International Criminal Court should he be indicted.
ANHRI described Hisba as the "Damocles Sword
on creativity and freedom of expression during the era of the regime that was overthrown by the Egyptian people."
However, it would be interesting to watch whether ITC commits ` 175 crore more to stay invested in EIH with a Damocles sword
hanging over the latter.
He said that FATA which has been in trouble for the last so many years and terrorism has destroyed its peace has now come under the Damocles sword
of the FATA Secretariat which deprived a large number of the teachers from their job and so many innocent youth of FATA rendered without schools.
Some private equity investors affectionately refer to their drag along rights as their "nuclear option." On the other hand, for many business owners, a drag along right represents a Damocles sword
, a threat that they may be forced to sell their business if the investor decides to drag him or her along, usually at a valuation over which he or she has no control.
"The ongoing power struggle between the AKP government and its secularist opponents hangs like a Damocles sword
over the negotiations.