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Noun1.NRO - an intelligence agency in the United States Department of Defense that designs and builds and operates space reconnaissance systems to detect trouble spots worldwide and to monitor arms control agreements and environmental issues and to help plan military operations
Defense Department, Department of Defense, DoD, United States Department of Defense, Defense - the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947
United States intelligence agency - an intelligence service in the United States
IC, Intelligence Community, National Intelligence Community, United States Intelligence Community - a group of government agencies and organizations that carry out intelligence activities for the United States government; headed by the Director of Central Intelligence
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In his reply submitted by Pervez Musharraf in SC, he has said NRO was promulgated to end political victimization besides ensuring transparency in electoral process.
The former president said that the NRO was promulgated without malafide intend or vested interests on his part, and that it was meant to end political victimisation in the country.
The National Reconciliation Order (NRO), passed by former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf in 2007, granted amnesty to politicians and other individuals by quashing various corruption and criminal cases against them.
Muscat: Non-resident Indians (NRIs) who hold Non-Resident Ordinary (NRO) accounts in Indian banks will have to pay 30.9 per cent tax plus service charges of around 2 per cent for the interests earned by their deposits, if they fail to produce Tax Residency Certificate (TRC) from Oman government to avail the benefit of reduced tax under Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DT).
Musharraf should clarify in the court why he promulgated the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) at the advise of his friends, said Malik, adding that the questions arising on the NRO case should be asked from the former dictator.
The NRO's early SIGINT satellite program, know as Galactic Background Experiment, or GRAB, provided an unprecedented means to map Soviet air defense radars and other systems.
Operating in near-total anonymity for the next four decades, the NRO succeeded in developing for the United States an unprecedented global capability to conduct sophisticated signals and photographic reconnaissance from space.
He said, "Those who are speculating that we will give NRO to anyone should understand that it will be equivalent to treason and disloyalty to the country."Responding to the statement, Marriyum claimed, "Allegations had been levelled against her that she acquired foreign assets through Shaukat Khanum Hospital's charity fund and other illegal means.
On Wednesday, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry categorically stated that no one would be given an NRO.
To a question about PM Imran Khan's tweet about NRO, the PPP leader said he would talk when he would make it to the parliament.
'An NRO is only required when the institutions are weak.
shall be eligible to transfer funds from NRO account to NRE account from within the overall ceiling of $1 million per financial year subject to payment of tax," RBI said in a notification.