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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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Apart from taking cognizance of the letter sent to the CJI, the judicature has also sought a report from the Secretary-General as to why the letter sent on July 12 was not brought to his notice until Tuesday afternoon.
He said that India's engineering sector's growth was inadequate, taking cognizance that by 2025 India has to create 100 million jobs.
After taking cognizance of the incident, we will initiate proceedings against the accused," he said.
Taking cognizance of various taxation issues hindering in growth of country's economy, the conference is being organized, a press release said.
A complaint was received to NAB KP alleging corruption and corrupt practices and taking cognizance, NAB KP initiated an inquiry into the matter.The accused person in connivance with others misused his authority and embezzled funds allocated by government and received from donors for different projects.
Taking cognizance of the case, NAB Khyber Pakhtunkhwa started inquiry into the matter to ascertain the facts.
According to Kashmir Media Service (KMS), the Chairperson of the Commission, Justice (Retd) Bilal Nazki, taking cognizance of a petition, issued a notice to the Deputy Commissioner and SSP of Kulgam.
KARACHI -- Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) on Thursday appreciated the Supreme Court for taking cognizance against the present system of medical education in the country.
The spokesman recalled that taking cognizance of exercise of discretion in regard to drug pricing in the past, this government for the first time in the country history introduced a Drug Pricing Policy where discretion in fixing prices was altogether done away with and a Consumer Price Index based system was introduced.
This consultation is being launched under the Decree of 8 November 2011-1474 2011.Il is provided a two-step procedure (see Art 6): - candidates, after taking cognizance of the case, establish their proposal and submit their case along with their offer, each candidate is then invited to a hearing, including the date and time will be set by the subscriber.
Taking cognizance of the AWBI's letter, Goyal warned Naomi against holding the match.
Taking cognizance of the case NAB-KP started inquiry and investigation into the matter to ascertain the real facts unearthed assets worth millions of rupees disproportionate by the accused.