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Sikh24.com - Two Sikhs Elected to New Zealand Parliament

Wellington, New Zealand, 25 September 2014. Two Sikh-Kiwis have been elected to New Zealand’s parliament in the just-concluded general elections.

Kanwaljeet Singh Bakshi and Dr Parmjeet Kaur Parmar have successfully made it to the 121-member parliament. 151 more words


Four Months Of Vacuum

Four months is nothing. It took the Lebanese parliament 13 months to elect Rene Mouawad in 1989, and 7 months to elect Michel Sleiman in 2008. 847 more words


Are We Heading To Parliamentary Elections?

In the last ten days, the Lebanese media was mainly preoccupied by two stories.

Here’s the first one, published by the pro-M8 newspaper Al-Akhbar: 1,780 more words


#Ukraine: “Azov” – What’s the problem? #ParliamentaryElections

by Halya Coynash.

It had seemed hard to imagine a better gift for Russian propaganda than a Ukrainian volunteer battalion formed by men with pronounced neo-Nazi views and a penchant for flaunting the wolf’s hook and other such symbols. 874 more words


Three Months Of Vacuum

It has been a tough month for the March 8 Alliance. In the last week of July, the Maronite Patriarch launched four consecutive maneuvers against Michel Aoun and his party, taking stances even bolder than his anti-M8 predecessor Sfeir. 1,366 more words


#ElectionCommission Crimea, Donetsk and Luhansk to vote in parliamentary elections

By Oleg Naumenko.Head of Ukraine’s Central Election Commission Mykhaylo Okhendovsky. © AFP

Mykhaylo Okhendovsky, head of Ukraine’s Central Election Commission, says it’s important to provide an opportunity to vote for Ukrainian citizens living in Crimea, as well as in war-torn Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, during the Oct. 377 more words


The Bulgarian Socialist Party has a new leader, but will it see a new beginning?

Mihail Mikov was elected Leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party on 27 June 2014, following the resignation of Sergey Stanishev who had just become a Member of the European Parliament. 660 more words