oath-taking


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oath-taking

n
1. the action of making an oath
2. (Law) law the action of making an oath in court
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Malik, Rector Virtual University of Pakistan administrated the oath-taking ceremony at M.
ANKARA, Jun 26, 2011 (TUR) -- The leader of the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) said that they would attend the oath-taking ceremony at the parliament on June 28.
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday formally took over as the new chairman of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino (PDP-Laban) in an oath-taking ceremony in Tondo, Manila on Tuesday.
ANKARA, Jun 26, 2011 (TUR) -- The leader of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) said they wanted that all 550 new members of the parliament should be able to attend the oath-taking ceremony at the parliament on June 28.
The moral standard of the ruling political party has been put into question after the oath-taking of new party members in Santa Cruz, Laguna province, turned into a stag party.
ANKARA, Jun 26, 2011 (TUR) -- The 24th term of the parliament will begin with the oath-taking ceremony on June 28, Tuesday.
The emcee claimed that the group were hired by MetropoliAtan Manila DevelAopAment AuthorAity (MMDA) Chairman FranAcis ToAlentino who attended the oath-taking event, but Tolentino denied this.
BISHKEK, Jul 4, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkey's minister of foreign affairs attended the oath-taking ceremony of Kyrgyzstan's new president on Saturday.
MANILA -- The Supreme Court on Friday re-scheduled the oath-taking ceremony of the 2013 bar examination passers to May 5 instead of April 28.
Secretary Election Commission and lawyers in large number attended the oath-taking ceremony.
LEFKOSA, Apr 24, 2010 (TUR) -- Newly elected president Dervis Eroglu of Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) took over the post from Mehmet Ali Talat after oath-taking ceremony at the TRNC Parliament in Lefkosa on Friday.
Oath-taking for south district barangay officials was scheduled in the morning while those from the north district were scheduled in the afternoon.