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  1. Bloc Party

    Biographical information and album reviews for British indie rock band Bloc Party

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  1. Ukraine election: What to look for

    …representation vote) is as follows Poroshenko Bloc 30-34% Radical Party 11-14…

    Bloc contains many figures from the former ruling Party of Regions. Strong Ukraine claims to be a centrist party but is…

    …the vote The range of forecasts in the opinion polls (for the proportional representation vote) is as follows Poroshenko Bloc 30-34% Radical Party 11-14% Fatherland… previous presidents. But he also has…

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  2. Ukraine crisis: Snap elections for parliament

    party list system, with parties needing to gain more than 5% to win seats. Another 198 MPs…

    …The main parties vying for seats are: Mr Poroshenko's Poroshenko Bloc, comprising his own Solidarity party and Udar…

    …remaining vacant. The main parties vying for seats are: Mr Poroshenko's Poroshenko Bloc, comprising his own Solidarity party and Udar, led by boxer Vitali Klitschko Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk…

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  3. UKIP's alliance in Europe rescued by Polish MEP

    …European Parliament rules say party blocs have to have at least 25 MEPs from seven…

    …European Parliament rules say party blocs have to have at least 25 MEPs from seven different countries. The EFDD (Europe…

    party blocs have to have at least 25 MEPs from seven different countries. The EFDD (Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy) says Mr Iwaszkiewicz has been officially registered as a member of the group…

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  4. Ukraine voters to pass verdict on pro-Europe politics

    …alliance. Although parties voted to return the country to the 2004 constitution after the…

    …range of largely pro-Western parties will pass the 5% threshold needed to secure representation in the parliament. The…

    …the best hope for pro-Russian forces. In addition to the Poroshenko bloc, opinion polls also suggest a range of largely pro-Western parties will pass the 5% threshold needed to secure representation…

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  5. MEPs back Juncker EU Commission team in key vote

    Party, opposed the Commission, as did the Greens and leftists. But the main party blocs

    Party, opposed the Commission, as did the Greens and leftists. But the main party blocs voted… main centre-right bloc, the…

    …Eurosceptics, including the UK Independence Party, opposed the Commission, as did the Greens and leftists. But the main party blocs voted for the new team. The 28-strong team has one official from…

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  6. Ukraine vote could push the country into chaos

    Parties from the far right, pro-European centre, and the remnants of the once-ruling Party

    …Fatherland party, and populist leader Oleh Lyashko's Radical Party. Parties from the far right, pro-European centre, and…

    …Oleh Lyashko's Radical Party. Parties from the far right, pro-European centre, and the remnants of the once-ruling Party of Regions could also cross the minimum threshold. It is still unclear how any…

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  7. Sao Tome and Principe profile

    …constitution allows opposition parties, provides for multi-party elections and restricts…

    …1990 - New constitution allows opposition parties, provides for multi-party elections and restricts president…

    …communist world as economy deteriorates. Declares itself nonaligned, seeks Western support for recovery plans. 1988 - Coup attempt. 1990 - New constitution allows opposition parties… provides for multi-…

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  8. Bulgaria profile - Timeline

    …Communist Party wins election. Georgi Dimitrov elected prime minister. Todor Zhivkov… Party

    … Soviet bloc's longest-serving leader 1954-89: Head of Communist Party President from 1971 to 1989 …

    …referendum and republic declared. Communist Party wins election. Georgi Dimitrov elected prime minister. Todor Zhivkov was the Soviet bloc's longest-serving leader 1954-89: Head of… 2004 March…

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  9. BBC - Music - Bloc Party

    Bloc Party Click here to change. Bloc Party Formed 2003. Please Note: you do not have…

    Bloc Party chat to Lauren Laverne Bloc Party were live with Lauren to chat about reforming and their newest album, Four…

    Bloc Party chat to Lauren Laverne Bloc Party were live with Lauren to chat about reforming and their newest album, Four. Add "Lauren Laverne: Bloc Party are live in session.: Bloc Party chat to Lauren…

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  10. As it happened: Euro elections 09

    …governing parties, the People's Party and the Socialist Democrats, are set to achieve…

    …0223 In addition to British National Party, right-wing and extremist parties have increased their share of the vote in…

    …1945 Across the rest of Europe, the centre-right European People's Party (EPP) bloc is expected to remain the main force, followed by the European Socialists. Far-right parties are meanwhile hoping to…

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  3. Congress Won't be Embarrassed if 'Big Name' is on Black Money List, Chidambaram Tells NDTV: Full Transcript

    party did not authorize him to keep that account. These are individual transgressions…

    …the party, not the government? P Chidambaram: He is not keeping that account for the party; the party did not authorize…

    …Chidambaram: Well I think so. I think so. NDTV: But isn't part of the problem the engraved sycophancy in the Congress culture? And the reason I put this before you is you just had 2 defeats as a party

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