clarion call


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clarion call

n (liter) → appello
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It may have been the apprehensiveness of love, the wish to meet his need for her sympathy, and the desire to see the Game face to face for wisdom's sake,--and it may have been the clarion call of adventure ringing through the narrow confines of uneventful existence; for a great daring thrilled through her, and she said, just as simply, "I will.
Maleeha Lodhi said Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif set the pace when he addressed the UN General Assembly's high-level session in September and made a clarion call for the grant of UN-pledged right of self-determination to the people of Kashmir.
The report should be seen as a confirmation of the vague suspicion the public always had about the risks of processed food in general, rather than as a clarion call to radically revamp our dietary choices.
The launch also signifies readiness of the planting season and is a clarion call for South Africans to participate in food production and awaken farming communities to be prepared in starting all processes related to food production.
It is also a clarion call to work in partnership and intensify efforts to share prosperity, empower people's livelihoods, ensure peace and heal our planet for the benefit of this and future generations," underscored Ban.
Rahul ji will give a clarion call against the Modi government and the Akhilesh Yadav government in UP," Congress Legislative Party leader in UP assembly Pradeep Mathur told M AIL T ODAY .
GARRY R MONK has admitted Jonjo Shelvey's Champions League clarion call is unrealistic - but he's still urged Swansea City to aim for the Europa League.
This steady increase must serve as a clarion call to educate young people on the risks of illegal drugs.
GERMANY'S defeat of the host nation in the World Cup will be a timely clarion call to the Brazilian people, who were grumbling angrily even before the tournament started.
This clarion call evoked the WW2 story of my maternal grandfather, who after wak-k ing up in bed, found that the whole of Stephenson Street, Thornaby, had been bombed, and that only the bedroom floor and stairs of his home remained.
The achievements of Samajwadi Party which have benefited the farmers, the poor labourers, youth and the current situation of this country where fluctuating economy, unsafe borders, and the continuous rejection of the two main parties by the voters is clearly evident, so the youth have started the rally with a clarion call to strengthen the Samajwadi party," said Yadav.
Insani Haqooq ittehadd (IHI) appreciated a number of firsts made by Shaheed Benazir Bhutto such as: the first woman prime minister of the country, the first woman head of state in the entire Muslim world, the first to set up women police station and the first to create women bank, the first to establish a ministry of human rights, the first to issue a clarion call for women rights and empowerment at national and international fora etc.