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    India SAD (Badal) Sweeps Gurdwara Management Committee Elections

    SAD (Badal) sweeps Gurdwara Management Committee elections PTI - Jan 30, 2013, 09.35 PM IST NEW DELHI: After a gap of ten years, ShiromaniAkaliDal (Badal) has wrested back control of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC), defeating the ruling Congress-backed dispensation...
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    India Elections Results: SAD-BJP Create History In Punjab With Repeat Win

    Elections results: SAD-BJP create history in Punjab with repeat win TNN | Mar 6, 2012, 04.56PM IST CHANDIGARH: Shiromani Akali Dal on Tuesday created history in Punjab. The party, along with its ally BJP, emerged as assembly poll winners, bucking anti-incumbency for the first time in the...
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    India Punjab Polls And Elections

    Now I do not have much knowledge in the Punjab elections. I am sure that most people know how Punjab is not developing at the same rate as the rest of India. And the issues about the Indian government and their discrimination on Sikhs. My question is does anybody know or hoping for any...
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    Islam Women In Saudi Arabia To Vote, Run In Elections

    Women in Saudi Arabia are to be given the right to vote and run in future municipal elections, King Abdullah has announced. He said they would also have the right to be appointed to the consultative Shura Council. The move was welcomed by activists who have called for greater rights for...
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    SAD-Sant Samaj Combine Sweeps SGPC Elections

    SAD-Sant Samaj combine sweeps SGPC elections Bags 157 out of 170 seats; turnout 62% Polling by and large peaceful Naveen S Garewal/TNS Chandigarh, September 18 The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)-Sant Samaj alliance swept the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandak Committee (SGPC) elections held today...
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    India SGPC Elections Cancelled By Punjab And Haryana Court? Confusion Reigns

    September 1, 2011 SGPC elections cancelled by Punjab and Haryana Court, notification withdrawn Punjab Newsline Network Thursday, 01 September 2011 CHANDIGARH: Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday ordered the Gurdwara Election Commission to withdraw the notification for...
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    S Asia Afghanistan's Elections: Progress And Stagnation

    Last week's parliamentary elections in Afghanistan revealed a society in transition, displaying signs of genuine democratic progress as well its opposite: persistent sociopolitical stagnation. But progress and backlash against it have traditionally co-existed in Afghanistan, so the elections...
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    Sikh News Two Sikhs Running In Afghanistan Elections

    Two Sikhs Running In Afghanistan Elections A Sikh-Afghan woman, Dr. Anarkali Kaur Honaryar, is contesting election as an independent candidate in the election for the lower house of Afghanistan's parliament. Anarkali Kaur, a dentist, is fighting the election against a former...
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    Controversial Petition Seeking Voting Right For Sehajdhari Sikhs In SGPC Elections Filed In Punjab HC

    CHANDIGARH: Taking up the petition seeking voting rights for Sehajdhari Sikhs in the SGPC elections, the Punjab and Haryana High Court issued notice of motion for September 28 to the Union government, Gurdwara Election Commission and the Punjab government. In a petition filed before the...
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    Registration Of Voters For SGPC General Elections From June 1 To July

    Registration of voters for SGPC general elections from June 1 to July Registration of voters for SGPC general elections from June 1 to July 15 @ www.punjabnewsline.com Related thread was posted last week at...
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    Incumbents Win Fremont Gurdwara Elections, Support Former Version Of Nanak Shahi Calendar

    <TABLE class=contentpaneopen><TBODY><TR><TD class=contentheading width="100%">source: http://www.punjabnewsline.com/content/view/24180/38/ Incumbents win Fremont Gurdwara Elections, support former version of Nanak Shahi Calendar </TD><TD class=buttonheading width="100%"...
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    Politics Punjab Lok Sabha Elections, Older A Candidate Better The Qualification

    In Punjab, older the candidate, better are his academic qualifications. A study of affidavits submitted by 36 of the 214 candidates in the run for the 13 Lok Sabha seats in the state makes interesting revelations. Most of the first-timers or fresh faces, including Harsimrat Kaur Badal, folk...
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    Sikh News Political Parties Would Get Fair Chance In Elections: Governor Punjab (The Pakistan L

    LAHORE: Governor Punjab Khalid Maqbool said that every political party would get a fair chance in forthcoming elections and now it’s up to political parties whether they want to cooperate. More...
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    Sikh News Benazir's Support Needed For Coming Elections: Punjab CM (New Kerala)

    Islamabad, Jul 1: Asserting that the Pakistan Muslim League needed to fight the coming elections with the ''support'' of Benazir Bhutto, Punjab Chief Minister and senior party leader Chaudhry Pervez Elahi however said he was ''unaware'' of the current status of the negotiations. More...
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    Punjab Elections - 2007

    http://www.outlookindia.com/full.asp?fodname=20070227&fname=assemblypolls&sid=1 Outlookindia.com Web| Feb 27, 2007 Resurgent BJP It's a bitter sweet harvest for the Shiromani Akali Dal–BJP combine in Punjab. They've won alright, but even as alliance partner BJP won a record 19 seats...
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    Sikh News Cults, Deras + Free Liquor = Votes : The Sad State Of Punjab Elections

    Cults, Deras + Free Liquor = Votes : The Sad State of Punjab Elections Wednesday 14th of February 2007 Panthic Weekly News Bureau Badal and son seek blessings (votes) from Sacha Sauda Leader in Jan...
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    Gurudawara Elections And Political Parties

    For Delhi Gurudawara Parbandhak Committee elections, the candidates should take the help of other political parties like Akaali Dal, Congress and BJP. Is it right for the Sikh Panth, in the coming days. In my opinion, it is not a healthy sign for the Sikh Path, what is your view..... Dass k s...
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    SGPC Elections

    Makkar re-elected SGPC chief, SAD rival expelled from party Amritsar, Nov.25 (ANI): Avtar Singh Makkar was on Saturday re-elected as president of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) after defeating his nearest Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) rival, Gurvinder Singh Shampura, by 104...
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    Sikh News 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots An Issue In U.K. Elections (The Hindu News)

    LONDON: The 1984 anti-Sikh riots in India have emerged as a significant issue in Britain's general election campaign. Sikh voters are seeking a commitment from candidates that, if elected, they will help the victims get justice from the Indian Government...
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    Voting UK Elections?

    UK elections. Who will you vote for and why? Myself the conservatives, I think all are a shambles but if Labour get in again I see real problems ahead for the country.:mad:
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