Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 89 results for "fptp"

Understanding 50+1 vote clause
Times of Zambia

Understanding 50+1 vote clause

By JOWIT SALUSEKI - ZAMBIA has been using the First-Past-The-Post (FPTP) or winner takes all systems to elect a Republican president. The winning candidate in these elections is determined on the basis of a simple majority vote. Zambia has been ... Times of Zambia, 1 month ago

1 images for "fptp"

Times of Zambia, 1 month ago

Chuka Umunna: Time to scrap First Past the Post

Former Labour frontbencher Chuka Umunna has called for First Past the Post (FPTP) to be scrapped in favour of a more proportional system for general elections. He and fellow Labour MP Jonathan Reynolds, who serves as Shadow Rail Minister, argue ...
 PoliticsHome1 month ago First past the post voting gives completely false image of political power across Canada  MyInforms6 days ago Osoyoos man believes first past the post still best alternative to electoral reform  MyInforms1 week ago Debate report: This House believes that First Past The Post has passed its best.  The Bubble1 week ago

Discussion Continues On Electoral System For LG Polls

FPTP, PR or a mixed system by Camelia Nathaniel UPFA MP Udaya Gammanpila: and JVP General Secretary Tilvin Silva and Local Government and Provincial Councils Minister Faizer Mustapha and Leader of the Democratic People's Front Mano Ganesan ...
 Sri Lanka Sunday Leader2 months ago

Electoral reform without a referendum? Not so fast, Canadians say in new poll

Canadians stronglyfeel that a referendum on any changes to theelectoral system should be held, according to a new poll. But it's not clear that Canadians are clamouring for a change in the first place. Thepoll by Insights West released ...
 CBC15 hours ago Canadians think referendum on electoral reform needs to be held, poll says  MyInforms18 hours ago
MSN News Canada

Canadians think electoral reform referendum needs to be held: poll

Evelyne Asselin/CBC Voters say they didn't have to wait at all. Everything is running smoothly at Good Companions Activity Centre, a poll station in Calgary Centre. Canadians stronglyfeel that a referendum on any changes to theelectoral system ...
 MSN News Canada17 hours ago
DAWN Group

The majority myth

UNDER Article 91 (4) of the Constitution, the prime minister is elected by the votes of the majority of the total membership of the National Assembly. Does this article ensure the premier also enjoys the support of the majority of the people in the ...
 DAWN Group1 day ago EDITORIAL: Oli under fire  Himalayan Times1 month ago

Feds to set up all-party committee on electoral reform: Holland

During our most recent federal election campaign, the now governing Liberals promised it would be the last election held under the first-past-the-post electoral system. For many Canadians, the term first-past-the-post (FPTP) may not be a familiar ...
 MyInforms1 day ago Proportional representation may require Constitution change, Serge Joyal says  CBC5 days ago Election reform complicated  Castanet.net6 days ago Monsef not trying to reopen Constitution  Peterborough Examiner6 days ago
New Hamburg Independent

NDP To Grits: Give Up Majority On Electoral Reform Committee

OTTAWA — The NDP is urging the governing Liberals to surrender majority control over the special Commons committee that's supposed to recommend an alternative to Canada's first-past-the-post electoral system. Nathan Cullen, the NDP's democratic ...
 Huffington Post Canada5 days ago Give up control of reform committee: NDP  New Hamburg Independent5 days ago NDP urges government to cede majority control of electoral reform committee  Newstalk 1290 CJBK5 days ago
Macleans Online

Expert: Proportional representation might require constitutional change

. Canadians go to the polls in a federal election on Monday. (Mathieu Belanger/Reuters) OTTAWA The federal Liberal government was warned Wednesday that its plans to overhaul Canada's electoral system could wind up plunging the country into ...
 MyInforms6 days ago

EC proposes bill for funding, regulating political parties

Kathmandu, February 2 The Election Commission has floated a draft bill proposing that a political party garnering minimum 1.5 percent votes be funded from state coffers to run its office and budget allocated for the party to be determined on the ...
 Himalayan Times1 week ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less