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a special election between regular elections


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The bi-election was called due to the death of the veteran Labour MP Bernie Grant.
We are extremely confident that the Conservatives will take this seat in the bi-election.
Based on the aforementioned, the bi-election will come as an essential part of the national consensus to complete the House of Representatives' membership to enhance the participation of all citizens in the development process, preservation of the national achievements, and sustainability of development and growth.
By QUETTA, November 12, 2010 (Balochistan Times): The JUI-F candidate Maulvi Muhammad Sarwar retained the seat of the Balochistan Assembly as he returned elected with an overwhelming majority in the bi-election held for PB-15 Musakhail on Thursday.
QUETTA, November 10, 2010 (Balochistan Times): All is set to hold the bi-election to the provincial assembly seat of PB-15 Musakhail today (Thursday).
Our Staff Writer QUETTA, November 09, 2010 (Balochistan Times): All the arrangements have been finalized to hold the bi-election to the provincial assembly seat of PB-15 Musakhail on November 11, 2010.
However, on the other hand, his younger brother, Tahir Mehmood Khan- a former Nazim of a Union Council- won the bi-election held on the seat fallen vacant following his (Shafiq Ahmed Khan) killing and now holds the portfolio of Education Minister Balochistan that his slain brother also held.
QUETTA, March 09, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Frontier Corps (FC) has been called in to maintain law and order situation in Jafferabad district in a bid to conduct the bi-election on the PB-25-I peacefully.
QUETTA -- All is set to hold the bi-elections today (Thursday) in one constituency of the national assembly and three constituencies of the provincial assembly in the province.
The visa ban of 1996, however, was imposed under conditions that have dramatically changed, especially over the last two years," the official said, referring to Myanmar's reform efforts and last year's bi-elections.
Time Topic 5:00 Under the auspices of army commander General Jean Kahwaji barrack to barrack marathon race, departure: Laqlouq Rest-House camp, arrival: Youssef Rahmeh Army Camp 7:00 Koura district bi-elections get underway Bhamdoun second summer season marathon organized by Bhmadoun municipality in conjunction with elite club of gymnastics 10:00 Under the auspices of Agriculture minister Hussein Hajj Hassan, the poultry department at the animal husbandry department/the ministry of Agriculture, lecturing about poultry at the sugar-beet cooperative Zahleh 11:00 Head of the Maronite Monastic Order, Tannous Nehmeh, officiating over mass service dedicated to St.
BIPD concluded its statement by congratulating HM the King, HRH the Prime Minister and HRH the Crown Prince and all Bahraini people on the occasion of the successful parliamentary runoff elections in the 8th constituency in Muharraq Governorate and also congratulated qualified candidates for the second round of bi-elections due to be conducted next Saturday (23 June.
ISLAMABAD -- Center for Human Rights Education (CHRE) has welcomed the directives of the Election Commission of Pakistan to stop meddling in the elections in the forth-coming bi-elections.
Party's loss in election is always a sad thing and we shall have to analyse why we have lost the bi-elections, what are the reasons but just now it is not possible for me to make any instant comment," Mukherjee told media persons here.
The daily also reported three other March 14 candidates--Ahmad Ismail, Tony Shaheene, and Tony Saade--won by default in the Dentist Association's bi-elections held in the north.
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