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A nascent political party officially registered before the fight for the “all-out” council elections

A nascent political party has been officially registered by the Electoral Commission ahead of this year’s local elections. The Middleton Independents Party (MIP) – which believes the town has played Rochdale’s “poor relation” for too long – plans to field 15 candidates in five wards in May. Rochdale Council is holding a general election this […]

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Rochdale News | News Headlines | A nascent political party officially registered before the fight for the “all-out” council elections

Date published: March 14, 2022 Middleton Independents Party co-founders (lr) Peter Shore, Simon Footitt and Bernard Wynne A nascent political party has been officially registered by the Electoral Commission ahead of this year’s local elections. The Middleton Independents Party (MIP) – which believes the town has played Rochdale’s “poor cousin” for too long […]

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Letter of the day | Parody of a third political party | Letters

THE EDITOR, Madam: “The first third party in 1944, when we had the first general elections under the new Constitution, the Jamaican Democratic Party, was really a party of businessmen who had no attraction to either the PNP (Parti People’s National Party) nor for the JLP (Jamaican Labor Party),” political historian Troy Caine said in […]

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EC on ‘stolen’ Akhilesh Yadav EVMs in Varanasi claim

Akhilesh Yadav, leader of the Samajwadi party Photo: IENS Lucknow: the Electoral Commission categorically rejected Samajwadi Festival chief Akilesh Yadav‘s EVM ‘stolen’ in Varanasi allegations, and stated that the voting machines which had been transported were intended for the training of counting officers and were not used in the Uttar Pradesh 2022 election. The UP […]

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Political campaigns will peak at 5 p.m. today

As instructed by the Election Commission of India (ECI), the election campaign in 99-Majuli (ST) constituency will end 48 hours before the end of polling. Accordingly, no party candidate will be allowed to campaign from 5 p.m. on March 5 until 5 p.m. on March 7, 2022. According to a press release, this decision was […]

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Zimbabwe’s new political party, Citizens Coalition fo…

On Monday, January 24, former Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Nelson Chamisa announced the formation of Zimbabwe’s newest political party, Citizen Coalition for Change (CCC). Chamisa explained that he and his supporters had abandoned all things MDC Alliance and formed a new party and registered it with the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission. The CCC has […]

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Johor polls: Police investigate political party flag burning incidents

JOHOR BAHRU (February 28): Police are investigating incidents of burning and throwing of flags of political parties vying for the Johor State elections in Layang-Layang State constituency of Kluang, Monday February 28. Johor Police Chief Datuk Kamarul Zaman Mamat said so far that they have found three political party flags which were burned and thrown […]

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Police investigate incidents of burning political party flags

JOHOR BAHRU: Police are investigating incidents of burning and throwing of political party flags contesting the Johor State election in Layang-Layang State constituency in Kluang today. Johor Police Chief Datuk Kamarul Zaman Mamat said so far they have found three political party flags which were burned and thrown during regular patrols conducted in the state […]

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Spread betting on the agenda for political parties…

The run-up to elections is when political parties need the most money, and the latest revelations about South African political funding suggest parties were hard at work on the phone just before local elections in November 2021. The majority of donations to South African political parties in the third quarter of 2021/22 are recorded as […]

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IEC reveals that Patrice Motsepe is a top donor to political parties and has given 5 parties combined R13m

Patrice Motsepe was the top donor to South Africa’s five major political parties, according to the Electoral Commission of South Africa The law on the financing of political parties requires that all donations received by a political party be declared quarterly The African National Congress was the recipient of the bulk of donations in the […]

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Punjab: Compulsory to declare criminal history by candidate, political party, says CEO

Candidates as well as political parties must publish a statement in widely circulated newspapers about the candidate’s background and give wide publicity in the electronic media. Wide publicity means that the same must be done at least three times after the filing of nomination papers. Disclosure of these details, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Punjab […]

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Obligation to declare criminal history by the running candidate, political party concerned: CEO of Punjab

CHANDIGAR: The candidate as well as the political party concerned must publish a statement in the widely circulated newspapers of the locality on the background of the candidate and also give wide publicity in the electronic media. Wide publicity means that the same must be done at least three times after the filing of nomination […]

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Is it a fandom on Facebook or an ad for a political party?

The posts on the page clearly display a pro-BJP bias and the page is currently posting content related to the upcoming elections in Uttar Pradesh (UP). After spending Rs 4,909,934 on Facebook ads since its inception, the page has spent Rs 531,663 in the last seven days (between January 14 and January 20). While in […]

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EC rules changed to accommodate new political party in Punjab, cut votes, AAP’s Raghav Chadha alleges

AAP national spokesperson and co-leader of Punjab, Raghav Chadha, on Thursday claimed that to prevent the formation of his party’s government in Punjab, the Election Commission is making major changes in the party registration process. politicians, under pressure from the BJP. Addressing a press conference digitally from New Delhi, Chadha said: “For the first time […]

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‘PTI is the only political party with a proper donor base,’ PM says as he welcomes ECP report

Prime Minister Imran Khan speaks during the 17th Extraordinary Session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on the situation in Afghanistan, in Islamabad, Pakistan, December 19, 2021. – Reuters/File Prime Minister Imran Khan says he welcomes PCE review report on foreign funding. The prime minister said further scrutiny […]

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APC urges ‘stop’ use of children in political campaigning

The use of children in political campaigns can be avoided. Any party or politician that campaigns with children violates children’s rights and could also expose them to other forms of abuse and exploitation. The Child Protection Alliance (CPA) recognizes the importance of children’s right to participate in decision-making processes that may be relevant to their […]

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Uganda’s unequal political campaigns in the time of COVID-19 | Africa | DW

Bobi Wine defiantly wears his red beret in front of the cameras. As of 2019, only Ugandan soldiers can have this headgear. But that doesn’t seem to interest the pop star and current opposition presidential candidate. Red is the color of opposition in Africa Chief in red Julius Malema and his allies founded South Africa’s […]