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Synonyms for by-election

a special election between regular elections


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26 ( ANI ): Hungary's ruling party lost in a local byelection, with expected challenges ahead for Prime Minister Viktor Orban.
February 6 is statutorily the last possible day on which the byelection can take place.
All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ( AIADMK) deputy general secretary TTV Dinakaran also slammed the Election Commission for cancelling byelection in RK Nagar.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage is one high-profile candidate who recently hinted he could be interested in contesting any byelection in Coventry North West.
Mashwani warned if central or provincial leadership imposed a decision on PTI workers to vote for JI candidate then local PTI would field its own candidate against JI for the byelection.
MIRPUR -- Byelections of Mirpur LAIII seat of AJK Legislative Assembly have entered into decisive stage as political analysts declared the nominated candidate of Pakistan TehreekeInsaf (PTI) Barrister Sultan Mehmood as hot favorite for the seat.
The David Cameron who missed an outright majority in 2010 is losing byelections in 2014.
Under ministers' plans, MPs will be forced to contest a byelection if 10% of their constituents sign a petition after the MP has been found guilty of "serious wrongdoing" - either a year-long prison sentence or a ban from the Commons of more than 21 days.
City residents are to vote on it in a non-binding referendum to be held as part of a byelection April 23.
A STOCKTON councillor who has defected from the Conservatives to UKIP has a moral duty to hold a byelection, say local party leaders.
EXCLUSIVE by VINCENT MOSS POLITICAL EDITOR DISGRACED Tory MP Patrick Mercer could quit as an MP and trigger a byelection fight with UKIP, allies of David Cameron fear.
A[cedilla] The final list of winners will be announced on September 28, in case no byelection is required
I SEE Labour has won the Barnsley Central byelection, while the Lib Dems slipped to sixth.
And so, with no money to start out with, I was acclaimed the Green Party of Ontario candidate for the Leeds-Grenville byelection.
Tomorrow, Tory demands for a byelection are likely to be refused until legal wrangling is over.