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misrule

inefficient or inhumane government
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John's and its imitator Trinity, other Cambridge colleges experienced Edwardian inspiration for misrule and revels.
Former Tory minister David Mellor affectionately described 62-year-old Tony, who died from a massive stroke while on holiday in Florida, as "a lord of misrule, a cheeky chappy".
Has Mr Roberts lived in Beaumaris for so long that he has failed to notice the icons of English misrule with which he is surrounded?
But because decades of corruption and misrule have weakened its government, the Congo has become a battleground for its smaller neighbors, at least six of which are now on Congolese soil, fighting for security, riches, and a number of other reasons.
Attacks on Misrule and Immigrant Celebration of Thanksgiving
The sight of a grizzled, Richard Wilson in the offbeat comedy Lord Of Misrule (BBC1) was certainly different.
Peter's finger--made out of chicken bones), eventually turning into outright paganism: the Merry Men invade the baron's castle on All Fool's Day, with Tuck as Lord of Misrule and everyone else costumed as animals, spirits, shamans, trees.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has blamed the alleged misrule of President Mohammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the continuous killing of Nigerians in avoidable bloody clashes in various parts of the country, particularly the preventable skirmishes between the police and protesters in Abuja, the nation's capital on Monday.
Summary: Bolpur (West Bengal) [India] Apr 26 (ANI): People of West Bengal would vote for change this time and oust the Trinamool Congress (TMC) government due to its misrule in the state during past several years, said Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from Birbhum, Ramprasad Das.
After [PML-N founder] Nawaz Sharif, it was the turn of [PPP co-chairman Asif Zardari and his cronies to face the same fate for their massive corruption and misrule, said Arbab Rahim.
#After watching the fun, wit and, quite frankly, genius of the late Rik Mayall in the poignant BBC homage Lord of Misrule, I realised how much we have lost a true legend of not just comedy but of life!
ple have punished you for your misrule for 65 years," Rudy said while initiating the debate.