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  Nationalist Party (Malta) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Notwithstanding, the Nationalist Party survived and in its first major electoral test, the legislative elections of 1947, it managed to stay ahead of various splinters that had formed from people who did not want to associated with the main party.
In the elections of 1981 the party achieved an absolute majority of votes for the first time since 1933 but it did not gain a parliamentary majority and was relegated to the opposition.
The party won the 1998 elections convincingly, a feat that was repeated in 2003 following the conclusions of accession negotiations with the European Union in 2002.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Nationalist_Party_(Malta)   (946 words)

 Kuomintang - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Kuomintang (KMT) or Nationalist Party of China (Traditional: 中國國民黨; Simplified: 中国国民党; pinyin: Zhōngguó Guómíndǎng; Wade-Giles: Chung-kuo Kuo-min-tang; Tongyong Pinyin: Jhongguo Guomindang) is a conservative political party currently active in the Republic of China (ROC) on Taiwan.
With the party's voters defecting to both the PFP and TSU, the KMT did poorly in the December 2001 legislative elections and lost its position as the largest party in the Legislative Yuan.
However, the fortunes of the party were greatly improved when the KMT did well in the legislative elections held in December 2004 by maintaining its support in southern Taiwan achieving a majority for the pan-blue coalition.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kuomintang   (2345 words)

 Nationalist Party (Malta) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
They were held again in 1933 when the Church interdiction on the Constitutional Party and Labour meant that the Nationalists won by a landslide (21 seats out of 32).
Two subsequent elections were held in 1951 and 1953 where the Nationalists formed short-lived coalitions with the (which, over the years, eventually disintegrated).
The party presently holds 35 seats in the 65 member House of Representatives.
www.hartselle.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Partit_Nazzjonalista   (948 words)

 Nationalist Party Club - Mellieha branch - Malta
In fact the two movements, the Partit Demokratiku Nazzjonalista (Nationalist Democratic Party) led by Dr Enrico Mizzi (son of Fortunato) and the Unione Politica Maltese (Maltese Political Union) led by Mgr I Panzavecchia and Sir Ugo Mifsud, were united under one statue which led to the creation of the Partit Nazzjonalista (Nationalist Party).
The Nationalist Party (Partit Nazzjonalista) is constituted in Malta and Gozo so that, as the Party's name indicates, the people of these islands can develop as a nation and so that the wealth and welfare of the whole nation can flourish.
It was officially inaugurated by the leader of the Party Dr Eddie Fenech Adami on the 21st March, 1987.
www.mellieha.com /pn   (1270 words)

 Basque Nationalist Party - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Basque Nationalist Party is a political party in the Basque region of Spain.
The party was founded in 1895 by Sabino de Arana y Goiri as a Catholic separatist party for the restoration of self-government.
It was on the moderate nationalist left, non-confessional and open to alliances with the republican and socialist parties fighting against the dictatorship.
open-encyclopedia.com /PNV   (1019 words)

 washingtonpost.com: How Nationalist Party Became a Powerhouse
On that warm Sunday in July, the ambitious young nationalist lawmaker drove to the secluded presidential dacha on the outskirts of the capital.
With an ultranationalist party run by the flamboyant Vladimir Zhirinovsky, nationalists won 21 percent of the vote and reemerged as a powerful force in Russian politics.
Rogozin is a veteran nationalist member of the State Duma, the lower house of parliament, and former chairman of the international affairs committee.
www.washingtonpost.com /ac2/wp-dyn/A3210-2003Dec15?language=printer   (1746 words)

 Nationalist Party Manifesto
We Nationalists who have a soft spot for the good of the past, but who are progressive and seek further progress for the future, have done our utmost, on the three occasions in which we governed the country, to see that progress was maintained.
The Party shall do its utmost to develop and encourage a programme of capital investment so as to avoid for the future, as far as it is possible, and for the present too, any recrudescence of the problem of unemployment.
The Nationalist Party, if returned to power, shall endeavour to increase the acreage of irrigated land in the Island, for it is felt that this shall produce increase and the farmer improve his condition.
www.maltadata.com /pn-50.htm   (4198 words)

 Nationalist Party Manifesto
Likewise, the Party is convinced that Malta's place is among the free nations of the West and in a free Europe, and we therefore approve the presence of the NATO armed forces in our midst.
The Party is determined that Malta shall not remain a passive spectator in the struggle between democracy and communism.
In this sector the Nationalist Party is after the promotion of Trade Unionism and expects that, in the interest of the workers, these should do their duty and contribute towards the development of thc Maltese Nation.
www.maltadata.com /pn-62.htm   (2719 words)

 News - Anti-Jewish Nationalist Party Gets Registration - The St. Petersburg Times. General news from St.Petersburg and ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Viktor Korchagin, a senior party executive and the editor of the first Russian newspaper to be banned for racist content, in July, said the personal beliefs of the party's leadership did not make the party anti-Semitic.
He said that the party is a grouping of several public organizations and that Terekhov brought most of the party's membership with him.
NDPR was the first radical nationalist party to be registered after the adoption of the law on political parties, which states only registered political parties can participate in elections.
archive.sptimes.ru /archive/times/807/news/n_7481.htm   (519 words)

 SignOnSanDiego.com > News > World -- Nationalist party expected to make gains in Swiss parliamentary election
GENEVA – The nationalist Swiss People's Party won the highest share of votes in parliamentary elections Sunday, state-owned Swiss television projected, after running a campaign that accused the government of being soft on crime and immigration.
After the projections from Sunday's voting, the head of the People's Party demanded his party be elevated to two seats and one of the other parties knocked down to one.
The Swiss People's Party has been gaining strength in recent years, warning that cherished Swiss values of independence and neutrality are being lost and evoking a supposed golden age when Switzerland had less crime and fewer foreigners.
www.signonsandiego.com /news/world/20031019-1537-switzerland-election.html   (756 words)

 Syrian Social Nationalist Party (Lebanon)
The Syrian Social Nationalist Party was founded in 1932 and advocates the union of Lebanon, Syria, Cyprus, Palestine, Jordan, Iraq, and Kuwait in a single state.
The Syrian Social Nationalist Party (SSNP, also called the Parti Populaire Syrien) was (still is, in Lebanon) a pan-Syrian party, as opposed to a pan-Arab party.
The SSNP is a fascist-type party established in the early 1930s by Antun Sa'ada, a Lebanese immigrant to Brazil who spoke German and whose vision of a Greater Syria was definitely influenced by German nationalist writings.
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 Jonn Pomfret, Taiwanese Victor Targets Vast Wealth Of Nationalist Party
The Nationalists still control Taiwan’s legislature, and they are not about to willingly pass legislation that would gnaw away at their bankroll.
Among Nationalist holdings in Taiwan are the island’s largest radio station, one of its three main television networks and a daily newspaper.
During the campaign, Soong was accused of stealing $7 million in Nationalist Party funds when he was the party’s general secretary in the 1990s.
www.hartford-hwp.com /archives/55/523.html   (1111 words)

 Syrian Social Nationalist Party Holds Meeting in DAMASCUS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Syrian Social Nationalist Party was banned in 1955 after authorities linked it with the assassination of Adnan Malki, Syria's assistant army chief of staff at the time.
Though not officially recognized, members were not prevented from gathering Sunday, perhaps because the party's strong nationalist policy and its stand on Israel parallels that of President Bashar Assad's government.
``Party members should participate in confronting the Zionist scheme,'' the head of the party, Jubran Arayji, said in a statement.
www.ssnp.com /News_Center/ssnp/ssnp_11-08-01_3.htm   (256 words)

 Nationalist party expected to make gains in Swiss parliamentary election   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The nationalist Swiss People's Party is expected to emerge from Switzerland's elections Sunday as the leading party in the lower house of parliament following a heated campaign in which it accused the government of being soft on crime and foreigners.
The People's Party, the fractious junior partner in the four-party governing coalition, has already signaled it wants a second seat in the seven-member Cabinet at the expense of one of the other parties, each of which currently holds two seats.
The party's full-page newspaper advertisements last week said, "Certain ethnic groups dominate the criminal statistics," noting that the number of rapes in Switzerland had risen 70 percent and murders 32 percent in recent years.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/news/archive/2003/10/18/international0156EDT0418.DTL   (543 words)

 What is the place of nationalist political parties in Britain
Partly because proportional representation is a friend of national parties, the SNP won thirty-six of the 129 Scottish Parliament seats (about 28%) in 1999, attaining status as the second party in the institution.
The first of these parallels the Scottish National Party’s desire for independence because the basic motivations are cultural and financial; a higher position in the European Union would lead to the appropriation of funds to the nation and elevation of regional identity.
The “equality” aim stresses the socialist tendencies of the party that are designed to embrace all Welsh citizens but unfortunately have the adverse effect of moving the party a little towards the left and away from the average voter.
www.wm.edu /so/monitor/spring2002/jamrisko.htm   (4533 words)

 Taiwanese President Resigns From Top Nationalist Post
The unraveling of the Nationalist Party after its candidate finished last in a bitter three-way presidential race poses huge potential dangers for Taiwan at a time of delicate transition.
But with the Nationalists losing the presidency for the first time in Taiwanese history, the island's young democracy headed into the unexplored and voters tried to make sense of what the loss meant for their party's future.
The party, which does not yet have a name, would be similar to the Nationalists in ideology, he said, but would be cleaner, breaking with the corruption that long characterized Nationalist rule.
www.richmond.edu /~vwang/ps345/art158.htm   (1301 words)

 The Rise of Hitler - 1920 Nazi Party is Formed
Hitler took charge of party propaganda in early 1920, and also recruited young men he had known in the Army.
In Munich, there were many alienated, maladjusted soldiers and ex-soldiers with a thirst for adventure and a distaste for the peace brought on by the Treaty of Versailles and the resulting democratic republic.
He met strong opposition from leading party members who thought it was premature and feared it might be disrupted by Marxists.
www.historyplace.com /worldwar2/riseofhitler/party.htm   (955 words)

It is cause for concern that the Nationalist Party proposals are available only through the press, as this is a matter of vital importance to all South Africans.
It is universally accepted that in a democracy parties have the right to exist, to organise and to compete for support, as well as to take part in elections.
It is a further principle of democracy that the party which wins the majority of seats in parliament has the right to form the government, and to govern the country in terms of the rules and procedures of the constitution.
www.anc.org.za /ancdocs/pr/1991/pr0904.html   (892 words)

 The Namibian | World News | Rift in Taiwan's Nationalist Party widens   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Nationalists are at a crossroads and the widening rift threatens to further split the party's ranks.
Already, the Nationalists' top election strategist and spokesman have resigned to assume responsibility for the rout, which saw the party's parliamentary seats plunge to 68 from 123 three years ago.
Parliament was the Nationalists' final redoubt after losing the presidency to Chen last year, having governed Taiwan for half a century since fleeing China after losing a civil war in 1949.
www.namibian.com.na /2001/December/world/012C8983CF.html   (527 words)

 Nationalist Party Loses Its Registration - Stormfront White Nationalist Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Justice Ministry has revoked the registration of the National Power Party of Russia, stripping the radical nationalist party whose leaders are openly anti-Semitic of its right to field candidates in regional and national elections.
Stanislav Terekhov, one of the party's three co-chairmen, said he believes the ministry was acting on the orders of the presidential administration, which he said is worried about the NDPR's rise.
There are many "nationalist" partys in Russia but RNU is the ONLY one I believe in for a simple reason: it is the biggest and the oldest.
www.stormfront.org /forum/showthread.php?t=70988   (915 words)

 Kuomintang   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Kuomintang (KMT) or Nationalist Party of China (; Tongyong Pinyin: Jhongguo Guomindang) is a conservative political party currently active in the Republic of China (ROC) on Taiwan.
Together with the People First Party, it forms what is popularly known as the pan-blue coalition, which is less hostile to the idea of Chinese reunification than the pan-green coalition, which leans towards Taiwan independence.
The party gained a majority in the first National Assembly, but in 1913 Yuan Shikai, who was President dissolved the body, had Sung assassinated, and ordered the Kuomintang suppressed.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/K/Kuomintang.htm   (2188 words)

 CNN.com - Taiwan's Nationalist Party names new secretary-general - March 27, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The secretary-general is responsible for the party's day-to-day affairs.
Lin told reporters that major changes need to be made in the Nationalist Party, which finished third in the vote.
Chen Shui-bian of the Democratic Progressive Party won the election, followed by independent candidate James Soong and Lien Chan, the vice president and Nationalist candidate.
archives.cnn.com /2000/ASIANOW/east/03/27/taiwan.nationalists   (606 words)

 Italy - 4 - 1879 - Nationalist Party   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Primeminister, Francesco Crispi, made a short comment on the weak support for the nationalist party and the major scandal in Sicily where an Nationalist official have been on the mafias payroll.
As you all can see, the support for the Italian Nationalist party have decreased during 1879 due to some rather unexpected events and not as an effect of the politics that the nationalist party have comitted.
The Nationalist party and the Italian government must look into this matters and make everything that lays in our power to make sure that this won't happen again.
www.cse.sc.edu /~girard/1879/Italy_4_1879_NatA.html   (382 words)

 Two Campaigners for Russian Nationalist Party Motherland Shot Dead in Siberia - NEWS - MOSNEWS.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
One of the leaders of a regional branch of the Russian nationalist party
The leader of the Motherland party and parliamentary faction, Dmitry Rogozin, quoted by the Interfax news agency said the killings were connected with the upcoming elections for the Irkutsk parliament.
He added that the party took part in fighting the local drug mafia, “and several officials of our election headquarters received threats,” Rogozin said.
www.mosnews.com /news/2004/09/27/partykilled.shtml   (478 words)

 RTE News - Move to suspend Basque nationalist party
Spain's public prosecutor has approved the suspension of the Basque nationalist party, Batasuna, supporting a judge's allegation that the group supports and funds the armed separatist group ETA.
High Court Judge, Baltasar Garzon, is due to announce the ban on the group on Monday, giving the party time to reply to his allegations in writing.
While the party's leaders deny Madrid's accusation that it is the political wing of the armed group, they refuse to condemn ETA violence, which has claimed 800 victims since 1968.
www.rte.ie /news/2002/0823/basque.html   (222 words)

 Nationalist Congress Party
In a full turn of the wheel, the Nationalist Congress party (NCP) will receive Congress President Sonia Gandhi's representative at the National Convention of the party in Surat, more than six years after it was formed opposing her as a Prime Ministerial candidate.
He was welcomed to the party fold by Union Minister Praful Patel and party general secretaries Tariq Anwar and T P Peetambar Master.
He was elected as the new legislative party leader through a secret ballot - a shift from the routine procedure of deciding the leader through consensus.
www.nationalistcongressparty.com   (2290 words)

 SignOnSanDiego.com > News > World -- Nationalist party expected to make gains in Swiss parliamentary election
Full-page newspaper ads by the party last weeks last week said, "Certain ethnic groups dominate the criminal statistics," noting that the number of rapes in Switzerland had risen 70 percent and murders 32 percent in recent years.
In Sunday's voting, the Swiss People's Party received 27.2 percent of the vote, more than the largest party in the parliament, the Social Democrats, according to the television projections based on returns tabulated seven hours after polls closed.
The two centrist parties that have long held two seats in the Cabinet suffered losses.
www.signonsandiego.com /news/world/20031019-1150-switzerland-election.html   (699 words)

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