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a special election between regular elections


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Mansehra LG by-elections will be held for two district council seats, 17 general counselors, 51 lady counselor, 2 Kisan counselor, 1 youth counselor, 29 minorities,s counselors and 251 village councils seats.
Whilst we welcome the Constitutional Court judgement, we would also like the residents of both Tlokwe and Ventersdorp local municipalities know that the by-election process will in no way stop the amalgamation process.
If you go back roughly 100 years to the 1918-22 parliament there were over 100 by-elections - a number boosted by the rule that MPs appointed to ministerial office had to submit themselves to a vote in their own constituency.
In a statement issued on Monday, the Commission said: HRCP welcomes the fact that the by-elections on Sunday were generally peaceful despite some apprehension to the contrary.
The information challenged Imran Khan to contest by-elections against Sadiq from NA-122 Lahore.
Next Thursday four Glasgow City Council by-elections, two of which follow the resignation as councillors of SNP MPs -Martin Docherty (Dunbartonshire West) and Alison Thewliss (Glasgow Central).
They should also reimburse the taxpayer for the four needless by-elections their half-hearted attitudes have already caused.
KUWAIT, July 2 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Wednesday at Seif Palace on Wednesday National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim where he presented to His Highness MPs Ahmad Sulaiman Al-Qedhibi, Ahmad Hajji Lari, Abdullah Yusuf Al-Myouf, Fares Sd Al-Otaibi and Mohammad Nasser Al-Rashidi who have won the 2014 parliamentary by-elections.
TRIPOLI, Lebanon: March 14-backed candidates triumphed Sunday at the Bar Association's by-elections for its northern chapter.
An official of the Election Commission of Pakistan said that the meeting would give final touches to the arrangements for by-elections.
Manama-April29-(BNA)Legal Jurisprudence Chief and Parliamentary by-elections executive director Abdulla bin Hassan Al-Buainain today hailed the forthcoming legislative polls to fill a vacant seat at Muharraq constituency "8" as evidence that His Majesty's reform project is continuing unabated.
Male, April 14 ( ANI ): The Maldives opposition has expressed confidence of a free and fair poll, as voting got underway today for by-elections.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Wednesday the United States will ease its sanctions against Myanmar in stages following the country's recent by-elections.
PERHAPS our by-elections don't have the same significance as those in Burma; but they do become part of political folklore.
The party won all three seats in by-elections to Kirkburton Parish Council this week - giving them 14 of the 25 positions overall.