Eighteenth Amendment

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Noun1.Eighteenth Amendment - an amendment to the Constitution of the United States adopted in 1920; prohibited the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages; repealed in 1932
Constitution of the United States, U.S. Constitution, United States Constitution, US Constitution, Constitution - the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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'Is it justified that the chief minister of Sindh occupies all resources in the garb of the 18th Amendment? General Qamar Bajwa, you are doing everything for security and economy [of the country]...
KARACHI -- The People's Youth Organization (PYO) Sindh chapter on Sunday pledged to thwart all conspiracies against 18th Amendment, stressing that the nation needs to maintain unity and discipline in their ranks.
KARACHI -- The joint opposition walked out of the Sindh Assembly session on Wednesday in protest against an adjournment motion moved by the ruling Pakistan People's Party (PPP) against the federal government's alleged intention to roll back the 18th Amendment.
Meanwhile, Ministry of Food Security secretary revealed that after 18th Amendment, 60 per cent agriculture budget has been reduced, adding that the government is soon going to launch agriculture emergency in the country.
KARACHI: The Sindh Assembly will debate over the potential revocation of 18th Constitutional Amendment as per its agenda set for Monday afternoon.Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah will give a policy statement on the matter of expected rescinding of the 18th amendment in the provincial assembly today.
Khokhar in a statement said the prime minister lately accepted that his target is the 18th Amendment.
ISLAMABAD -- aw minister Farogh Nasim has said Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has never asked for rolling back 18th constitutional amendment nor any discussion has been made in cabinet meeting for making any amendment in 18th amendment. 'PM has never asked for rolling back 18th constitutional amendment nor it was ever discussed in cabinet meeting to make any amendment therein.
This is with reference to the SouthAsia cover story on the 18th Amendment. Te 18th Amendment has given provinces the power to govern themselves without spoon-feeding from the Federation.
KARACHI: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Saturday threatened to stage a long march, if the government attempted to reverse the 18th Amendment, ARY News reported.
Multan -- Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday dismissed opposition parties' concerns regarding the 18th Amendment as he assured that the provinces' constitutional rights are under no threat.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Mohammad Thursday dispelled the impression in media and Parliament, about government's intention of rolling back the 18th Amendment.
Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday said that the talk of rolling back 18th Amendment is nonsensical.