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(US), favor
History a badge or ribbon worn or given to indicate loyalty, often bestowed on a knight by a lady
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It is also mentioned that the support for the overall quality of democracy at the end of the government's third Year was greater amongst urban section of the country's population, with fifty-eight percent of the respondents from urban areas looking favourably upon it, in comparison to forty-seven percent of the respondents in Pakistan's rural areas.
When it came to the royal family, twothirds view Prince William favourably, making him more popular than the Queen.
The Islamic republic of Iran favourably welcomes the (Russian) initiative which aims at halting all military action" against Syria, Afgham said.
According to the report, the poll showed that then GOP presidential nominee John McCain was viewed favourably by 59 percent of Americans four years ago at this time, Mitt Romney is now viewed favorably by just 48 percent of Americans.
15) at Ffos LasStuart Williams has a 23% strike-rate with horses reappearing within seven days of a win which compares favourably to his overall strike-rate of 9%, which makes his Sircozy (3.
Gerry Burns, managing partner of Burns Nowlan Solicitors in Newbridge, Co Kildare, said: "The important thing is to stay calm and remember the courts will normally look favourably on a borrower who continues to make some form of payment - no matter how small.
Where an employer treats an employee less favourably than other employees and it can be demonstrated that the reason (for this attitude) is that the employee has a handicapped child under his care, does that constitute direct discrimination in breach of Directive 2000/78 on equal treatment?
If a part-time worker considers that her/his employer may have treated her/him less favourably than a full-time worker, she/he can ask the employer for a written reason for the less favourable treatment.
These results compare favourably with other diamond results from the Engagement Zone.
Among the public as a whole in the fallout from the pair's bust-up over extremism in schools, 16 per cent viewed Rivals: May Mrs May favourably and nine per cent Mr Gove.
Gallup's annual World Affairs survey, which was released on Friday, said 66 percent of the Americans participating in the poll, preferred India, while only 23 percent viewed Pakistan favourably.
15) at Ffos Las jj Stuart Williams has a 23% strike-rate with horses reappearing within seven days of a win which compares favourably to his overall strike-rate of 9%, which makes his Sircozy (3.