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a leader in a political party who controls votes and dictates appointments

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Sources said names of senior party leader Ambika Soni, Lal Singh and Ravneet Bittu are doing the rounds for the post of the state party chief.
Meanwhile, Shiv Sena spokesperson Sanjay Raut has requested the fans of the party chief to maintain peace and calm.
Before he was sacked as Chongqing party chief in March, Bo was seen as a leading candidate for a position in the Politburo Standing Committee, the highest ranks of power in China, later this year.
A joint statement by China and Vietnam was issued at the end of Vietnamese Communist Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong's first visit to China this week where he held conciliatory talks with Hu Jintao, who is China's Communist Party chief and president.
Considering the November election, it would seem unlikely for an openly gay man to be elected GOP party chief.
Further illustrating the growing strategic alliance between Moscow and Beijing is the news that "China and Russia will soon hold their first joint military exercises in China," according to a December 13 Reuters story, Speaking at a meeting in Beijing with Chinese Communist Party chief Hu Jintao and top military officials, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov announced: "We have agreed that for the first time ever we will be holding substantial military exercises on Chinese territory in 2005.
Party chief executive Dafydd Trystan brushed off suggestions a lack of money would affect its campaigning.
HIS retirement at hand, Jiang Zemin moved yesterday to cement his legacy as Communist Party chief with a sweeping blueprint for tomorrow's China.
The move came after it was revealed that Edgar Griffin, a vice president in Duncan Smith's campaign, is the father of the British National Party chief Nick Griffin.
It was the death of a lesser senior leader of China in April 1989, the former Communist Party chief Hu Yaobang that unleashed vast demonstrations for a more open and accountable political system, as pro-democracy students used Hu's memorial services as an opening to air their grievances.
The UMNO dominates a multiparty ruling coalition called the National Front, but the party chief of the major party automatically assumes the premiership.
In a televised statement last week that was later translated and distributed by the Soviet press agency Tass, Communist Party Chief Mikhail Gorbachev said the reactor's "capacity suddenly increased' during a scheduled shutdown of the #4 reactor.
He also has a number of years experience as a Survey Party Chief in the field.
Abdul Majeed on Tuesday sacked two Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) ministers Mohammad Tahir Khokhar and Mohammad Saleem Butt over their party chief Altaf Hussain's provocative statement against the state and security institutions of the country.
Ranjan who had won the Yadav-dominated Madhepura LS seat defeating the Janata Dal (United) national chief Sharad Yadav in the prestigious battle of ballots last year had been at odd with the party chief over various issues, including the issue of succession in the RJD and openly supporting rebel JD-U leader Jitan Ram Manjhi against Nitish Kumar during the bitter power struggle in the state.