New Democratic Party


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New Democratic Party

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the Canadian social democratic party formed in 1961. Abbreviation: NDP
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KINGSTOWN - The ruling Unity Labour Party (ULP) government has appealed a two year-old High Court ruling in an election petition case, six months after a final judgement came down in its favour, and five months after the opposition New Democratic Party (NDP) appealed that final ruling.
ISLAMABAD -- New Democratic Party, the third largest political party of Canada, has asked the Canadian government to firmly communicate its concerns to the Indian government regarding the human rights abuses Indian Occupied Kashmir and revocation of the Article 370 to change the autonomous status of the territory.
OTTAWA -- Former Parliamentary Leader of the New Democratic Party (NDP) in House of Commons of Canada and Foreign Affairs Critic, Guy Caron in statement regarding the status of human rights in Kashmir said 'New Democrats are deeply concerned by reports of the Indian government's crackdown in recent days in Kashmir.
Thomas More College) applies a political marketing theoretical framework to the development and re-emergence of the New Democratic Party (NDP) of Canada since its electoral defeat in the 2000 federal election.
The New Democratic Party has also spoken out on the matter.
According to elections authority in Ontario, Canada, Sabawy had collected about 40 percent of the votes (12,302), compared to his closest competitors, Farina Hassan who ran for the New Democratic Party on Ontario , got 29 percent of the votes, and Liberal Party candidate Imran Mian who got 25 percent of the votes, Mississauga's website reported.
Summary: Toronto [Canada], Mar.16 (ANI): Controversy has surfaced in Canadian politics again, with the leader of a prominent social democratic party, the New Democratic Party (NDP), being found to have close links with a Canadian Sikh rapper known for promoting the need for "Khalistan", or an independent homeland for Sikhs.
At next week's New Democratic Party convention in Ottawa Palestinian rights are set to be a major flashpoint.
Trent Wotherspoon, the Member from Regina Rosemont, who served as the interim leader of the Saskatchewan New Democratic Party (NDP) and Leader of the Opposition since April 2016, stepped down from both positions on June 13, 2017 to consider running for the party leadership of the Saskatchewan NDP.
(23.) Keith Archer, "The Failure of the New Democratic Party: Unions, Unionists and Politics in Canada," Canadian Journal of Political Science 18, 2 (1985): 357.
Meet Jagmeet Singh, who is shaking up the lacklustre race to lead Canada's left-leaning New Democratic Party, the country's third-largest political player.

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