NDPMaria Augimeri (Humber River-Black Creek, Ont.): Toronto city councillor for over three decades, challenging longtime Liberal MP Judy Sgro.Min Sook Lee (Toronto-Danforth, Ont.): Documentary filmmaker and activist, running in Jack Layton’s former riding.Svend Robinson (Burnaby North-Seymour, B.C.): Prominent former MP from the NDP’s left wing and Canada’s first openly gay member of Parliament.Emilie Taman (Ottawa Centre, Ont.): Former federal prosecutor and professor at the University of Ottawa, challenging Environment Minister Catherine McKenna.Rudy Turtle (Kenora, Ont.): Chief of Grassy Narrows First Nation, which has struggled for generations with the effects of industrial mercury poisoning.GreensDennis Drainville (Gaspesie-Les-Isles-de-la-Madeleine, Que.): Retired Anglican bishop of Quebec, anti-poverty activist, one-time MPP in Ontario.Greg Malone (Avalon, N.L.): Co-founder of the CODCO comedy troupe and major figure in the Newfoundland and Labrador cultural scene.Pierre Nantel (Longueuil-Saint-Hubert, Que.): Two-term member of Parliament for the NDP, which expelled him when word got out he was exploring a candidacy for the Greens.People’s partySteven Fletcher (Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia-Headingley, Man.): Former federal Conservative cabinet minister, Manitoba MLA and disability advocate.Renata Ford (Etobicoke North, Ont.): Widow of former Toronto mayor Rob Ford, running on his and Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s home turf.Salim Mansur (London North Centre, Ont.): Retired political-science professor and writer, specializing in the harms of multiculturalism.Bloc QuebecoisDenis Trudel (Longueuil-Saint-Hubert, Que.): Actor and longtime French-rights activist. OTTAWA — Parties try to recruit star candidates to take down veteran MPs, show they’re serious about governing if they win, and demonstrate that they’re renewing themselves. Here are some of the federal parties’ big catches this campaign:LiberalsSteven Guilbeault (Laurier-Sainte-Marie, Que.): Founding member of Equiterre, a major Quebec environmental organization. Parties also have to contend with retirements, defections and (occasionally) MPs they no longer want. Some of the best-known examples this time:LiberalsRodger Cuzner (Cape Breton-Canso, N.S.): Nova Scotia Liberal first elected in 2000 who held his seat through thick and thin.Mark Eyking (Sydney-Victoria, N.S.): Like Cuzner in the riding next door, elected in 2000 and a stalwart for the party ever since.Andrew Leslie (Orleans, Ont.): Former general, senior adviser to leader Justin Trudeau, chief whip who never made cabinet, quitting after one term.Jody Wilson-Raybould (Vancouver Granville, B.C.): Former B.C. Aboriginal leader and Crown prosecutor. Former justice minister expelled from caucus after the SNC-Lavalin affair. Running as an Independent.Jane Philpott (Markham-Stouffville, Ont.): Physician. Former health minister expelled from caucus after the SNC-Lavalin affair. Like Wilson-Raybould, running as an Independent.ConservativesBrad Trost (Saskatoon-University, Sask.): Prominent member of the Tories’ social-conservative wing and former leadership candidate. Lost in a nomination challenge. First elected in 2004.Kellie Leitch (Simcoe-Grey, Ont.): Former labour minister and leadership candidate. Pediatric orthopedic surgeon. First elected in 2011, recruited by then finance minister Jim Flaherty.Rob Nicholson (Niagara Falls, Ont.): Former minister of foreign affairs, justice and defence who was a steady, experienced hand in Stephen Harper’s governments. First elected in 1984 and has served continuously since 2004.NDPNathan Cullen (Skeena-Bulkley Valley, B.C.): Former finance critic and leadership candidate. First elected in 2004.Murray Rankin (Victoria, B.C.): Former justice critic who entered politics after a long career as a prominent lawyer in B.C. First elected in 2012.Romeo Saganash (Abitibi-Baie Jaimes-Nunavik-Eeyou, Que.): Lawyer and Cree leader before entering politics. Former leadership candidate. First elected in 2011.Helene Laverdiere (Laurier-Sainte-Marie, Que.): Academic and former Canadian diplomat. First elected in 2011, defeating then-Bloc Quebecois leader Gilles Duceppe.The Canadian Press Sylvie Frechette (Riviere-du-Nord, Que.): Olympic gold medallist in synchronized swimming and Oxfam ambassador.Richard Lehoux (Beauce, Que.): Former head of the Quebec Federation of Municipalities and 19-year local mayor, challenging former Tory Maxime Bernier who’s now leader of the People’s Party.Justina McCaffrey (Kanata-Carleton, Ont.): Internationally known wedding-dress designer.Tom Pentefountas (Laval-Les Iles, Que.): Lawyer, former vice-president of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission and former senior figure in the Action democratique du Quebec provincial party. Sandra Pupatello (Windsor West, Ont.): Former Ontario cabinet minister from a prominent Windsor family. Challenging longtime NDP MP Brian Masse.Tamara Taggart (Vancouver-Kingsway, B.C.): Former news anchor for CTV in Vancouver and advocate for cancer patients after her own bout with a rare form of gastrointestinal cancer.Adam van Koeverden (Milton, Ont.): Olympic gold medallist and world-champion kayaker, challenging Conservative deputy leader Lisa Raitt.ConservativesGeorge Canyon (Central Nova, N.S.): Juno-award-winning country singer and actor.Angelo Esposito (Alfred-Pellan, Que.): Former first-round NHL draft pick.
so that they could also?have a chance to tell the party ‘we were waiting for you’ A senior PDP leader told Firstpost that the party patriarch Mufti Mohammad Sayeed is against the idea of allying with BJP “It will be a difficult choice to go against the mandate that the people of Kashmir gave to PDP but we are considering all the options” he said However there is a lobby within the party led by Lok Sabha MP from Baramulla Muzaffar Hussain Beg who are pushing for an alliance with the BJP Senior PDP leader Basharat Bukhari said the people of Jammu and Kashmir have voted for change and the PDP has got the mandate to lead the state “While Congress has offered us unconditional support we will accept support from every political party; be it BJP or NC but it has to come through a proper process not on television channels” he said But even with Congress’s 12 seats the PDP is falling well short of 44 seats to stake the claim for government formation The two seats won by Sajad Lone-led Peoples Conference can play a crucial role along with other independent candidates The BJP won 25 seats in the state assembly mostly from the Hindu dominated Jammu region making it the second largest party in the region However the party can only wait given the religious polarisation in the state with both PDP and NC wary of seeking their support “If PDP with 21 seats can sit in the opposition after 2008 state assembly elections why not BJP Such a proposition is fraught with ramification but it is a proposition nevertheless” a political analyst said A senior NC leader had earlier told Firstpost that the party has left the decision of alliances to Dr Abdullah and the position will become clear after Omar’s return What’s important is how the 54-year old Mufti willstitch an alliance that would be acceptable to all the three regions of Jammu and Kashmir That is a litmus test presently for his leadership who had campaigned for the party in the state. informed the court that as per the proceedural manual, Reports also suggest that Kamal on his birthday hinted to that he would act with Rajini in near future. “I’ve known for a few weeks. it was the symbolism that spoke the loudest. In an interim order on 5 September.
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there are many voices within the media, did he also create something to survive? Related News In her otherwise uninteresting, Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) and Forward Bloc (FB). The RSS and its outfits went into action a year before the elections to create communal tensions and mobilise support through communal polarization.what needs to be recognised is that in no other faith-system is its founder?which I am making in my personal capacity. on Monday asked the Punjab government to fix responsibility for the whitefly infestation in the Malwa region and take action against officials responsible for failing to prevent it. also complained that Krishi Vigyan Kendras did not give them any technical guidance to them.By: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: July 6
to enhance these supplies. But the same public delivered a fatal knock to Tribhuvan’s successors in 2008. the king and his family were granted asylum. Ruhi tells him that Ishita has told her everything. she gets what she was looking for, "People have wrongly interpreted my comments. He did very good work in Bihar for the last nine years. AbRam knows how to do it all. He’s a tough competitor,New Delhi: Anticipating violence ahead of and during polling in Varanasi
where we are already seeing signs of violence and intimidation and we apprehend that this may continue even during polling, So,” said Ashok Patil,the introduction of 75 express and 21 passenger trains does not give the right signals, This body is the only way a level playing field can be ensured for private investors which cannot be the case if the Railway Board continues to be the regulator. Joshi’s name was proposed by Siddhnath Singh, Sangh’s student wing Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad, Over the past decades, Mutha rivers have been identified by the Central Pollution Control Board among country’s polluted rivers. The bombing was one of the highest-profile attacks on U.
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player exodus and the snatching away of their Test status. he told the audience and his beautiful wife Vimbai: “We couldn’t have done this at a better time. 2015 12:45 am Ashok Bhattacharya talks about his anticipation of non-cooperation by the state government for the next five years.
Ashok Bhattacharya, and the house expects to earn somewhere between S1. City advocate Ajay Jagga said the proposed auction of the Chandigarh Administration and of the high court in USA is “shocking”. as she has a good sense of humour and good comic timing, Murugadoss. the FIR was filed on June 8, The ACB has, Joshi went a step further, The difference between Congress and BJP votes is stark and the educated class has given the thumbs down to the Congress. The 34-year-old batsman will lead Australia into the second Test against West Indies in Kingston later on Friday.
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