mala fide


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ma·la fi·de

 (mā′lə fī′dē, mä′lä fē′dĕ)
adv. & adj.
With or in bad faith.

[Latin malā fidē : malā, feminine ablative of malus, bad + fidē, ablative of fidēs, faith.]

mala fide

(ˈmælə ˈfaɪdɪ)
adj
undertaken in bad faith
[from Latin]
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mala fide

adjective
Not being what one purports to be:
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The mala fide and unwillingness is absolutely evident from the fact that in no other case of referred to health ministry and the contributions were immediately deposited into institute accounts, while in my case, knowing well about my credentials and source of funds, the matter was deliberately referred to health ministry, just to negate the contribution," Chaturvedi said in his letter to Modi.
Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has repeatedly said the ECL will be rationalised, as it contained several names that have been put there on the basis of personal grudges and with mala fide intent.
The matter is very serious and it seems to have done with mala fide intention to establish both his (Lalu Prasad's) children in politics.
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Imran are mala fide and baseless, the minister added.
Alagiri, who has been granted conditional bail in the case, said the FIR had been filed with mala fide intention and sought to quash it.
If the aggrieved person is able to demonstrate prima facie that his removal was either arbitrary, mala fide, capricious or whimsical, the court will call upon the Union Government to disclose to the court, the material upon which the President had taken the decision to withdraw the pleasure.
Therefore, if you realise that the employer is delaying the cancellation with mala fide intentions which cause disadvantage to you and the employer is demonstrating his non-cooperation or indifference to this matter, you should consider lodging a complaint against the employer at the Ministry of Labour, pleading for cancellation of your existing visa and for settlement of your end-of-service benefits.
Ayubzada's inclusion in the body shows the government's mala fide intentions about the polls.
He said this delay could mean possible mala fide intention on behalf of the jail authorities, Punjab home department and negligence of the interior ministry.
On June 19, RCom issued a statement which read like this: "The Veritas report lacks any credibility and is mala fide in intent and approach.
If we allow transfer of licenses, some mala fide company may obtain the right for mining operations," MP Tologonov explained.