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Lok Sabha

The Lok Sabha (House of the People) is the lower house of India's Bicameral-Parliament, with the higher house being the Rajya Sabha. [1]

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Aam Aadmi Party

Aam Aadmi Party (translation: Common Man's Party; abbreviated as AAP) is an Indian political party, formally launched on 26 November 2012 and is currently the ruling party of Delhi.

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Adjournment debate

In the Westminster system, an adjournment debate is a debate on the motion, "That this House do now adjourn." In practice, this is a way of enabling the House to have a debate on a subject without considering a substantive motion.

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All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) (lit. All India Anna Dravidian Progress Federation) is a state political party in the states of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, India.

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All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen

The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen or AIMIM (Urdu: آل انڈیا مجلس اتحاد المسلمین translation: All India Council of the Union of Muslims) is a Muslim political party in Hyderabad, which has its roots in the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen founded in 1927 in the Hyderabad State of British India.

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All India N.R. Congress

All India N.R. Congress (AINRC) is a regional political party formed by the current Chief Minister of Puducherry, N. Rangaswamy in the Indian union territory of Puducherry along the lines of the regional Dravidian political parties.

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All India Trinamool Congress

The All India Trinamool Congress (abbreviated AITC, TMC or Trinamool Congress) is an Indian regional political party based in West Bengal.

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All India United Democratic Front

The All India United Democratic Front (also known as AIUDF and Sarva Bharatiya Sanyukt Ganatantric Morcha) is a political party in the India that originated in the north-eastern state of Assam.

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are a group of islands at the juncture of the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea, and are a Union Territory of India.

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Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh is one of the 29 states of India, situated on the southeastern coast of the country.

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Anglo-Indian

Anglo-Indians are people who have mixed Indian and British ancestry, or people of British descent born or living in the Indian subcontinent or Burma, now mainly historical in the latter sense.

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Apna Dal

Apna Dal, is an Indian political party from the state of Uttar Pradesh.

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Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal Pradesh is one of the 29 states of India.

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Assam

Assam (Ôxôm) is a state in Northeast India.

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Bharatiya Janata Party

The Bharatiya Janata Party (translation: Indian People's Party; BJP) is one of the two major parties in the Indian political system, along with the Indian National Congress.

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Bicameralism

A bicameral legislature is one in which the legislators are divided into two separate assemblies, chambers or houses.

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Bihar

Bihar is a state in East India.

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Biju Janata Dal

The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) ('''ବିଜୁ ଜନତା ଦଳ'''.) is a state political party of the Indian state of Odisha led by Naveen Patnaik, son of former state chief minister Biju Patnaik.

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Boundary delimitation

Boundary delimitation (or simply delimitation) is the drawing of boundaries, particularly of electoral precincts, states, counties or other municipalities.

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British Raj

The British Raj (rāj, meaning "rule" in Hindi) was the rule of Great Britain in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.

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Chandigarh

Chandigarh is a city and a union territory in the northern part of India that serves as the capital of the states of Punjab and Haryana.

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Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh (literally 'Thirty-Six Forts'), is a state in central India.

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Communism

In political and social sciences, communism (from Latin communis – common, universal) is a social, political, and economic ideology and movement whose ultimate goal is the establishment of the communist society, which is a socioeconomic order structured upon the common ownership of the means of production and the absence of social classes, money, and the state.

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Communist Party of India

The Communist Party of India (CPI) (Bhāratīya Kamyunisṭ Pārṭī) is a communist party in India.

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Communist Party of India (Marxist)

The Communist Party of India (Marxist) (abbreviated CPI(M) or CPM) is a communist party in India. The party emerged from a split from the Communist Party of India in 1964. The CPI(M) was formed at the Seventh Congress of the Communist Party of India held in Calcutta from October 31 to November 7, 1964. The strength of CPI(M) is concentrated in the states of Kerala, West Bengal and Tripura. As of 2015, CPI(M) is leading the state government in Tripura. It also leads the Left Front coalition of leftist parties. As of 2013, CPI(M) claimed to have 1,065,406 members. CPI(M) is organised on the basis of democratic centralism, a principle conceived by Vladimir Lenin which entails democratic and open discussion on policy on the condition of unity in upholding the agreed upon policies. The highest body of the party is the Politburo.

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Constitution of India

The Constitution of India is the supreme law of India.

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Council of India

The Council of India was the name given at different times to two separate bodies associated with British rule in India.

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Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Dadra and Nagar Haveli is a Union Territory in Western India.

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Daman and Diu

Daman and Diu is a union territory in India.

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Delhi

Delhi (Dilli), officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi, is the Capital territory of India.

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Demographics of India

India is the second most populous country in the world, with over 1.271 billion people (2015), more than a sixth of the world's population.

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Deputy Speaker of the Lok Sabha

The Deputy Speaker of the Lok Sabha is the vice-presiding officer of the Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Parliament of India.

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Dominion

Dominions were semi-independent polities that were nominally under the Crown, constituting the British Empire and British Commonwealth, beginning in the later part of the 19th century.

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Economy of India

The Economy of India is the seventh-largest in the world by nominal GDP and the third-largest by purchasing power parity (PPP).

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Election Commission of India

The Election Commission of India is an autonomous, established federal authority responsible for administering all the electoral processes in the Republic of India.

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Electoral district

An electoral district (also known as a constituency, riding, ward, division, electoral area or electorate) is a territorial subdivision for electing members to a legislative body.

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First-past-the-post voting

A first-past-the-post (abbreviated FPTP, 1stP, or FPP), or winner-takes-all, election is one that is won by the candidate receiving more votes than any others.

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Ganesh Vasudev Mavalankar

Ganesh Vasudev Mavalankar (27 November 1888 – 27 February 1956) popularly known as Dadasaheb was an independence activist, the President (from 1946 to 1947) of the Central Legislative Assembly, then Speaker of the Constituent Assembly of India, and later the first Speaker of the Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Parliament of India.

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Goa

Goa is a state located in the western region of India, it is bounded by the state of Maharashtra to the north, and by Karnataka to the east and south, while the Arabian Sea forms its western coast.

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Government of India

The Government of India (GoI), officially known as the Union Government and also known as the Central Government, was established by the Constitution of India, and is the governing authority of the union of 29 states and seven union territories, collectively called the Republic of India.

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Government of India Act 1919

The Government of India Act (9 & 10 Geo. 5 c. 101) was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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Governor-General of India

The Governor-General of India or the Viceroy and Governor-General of India (commonly shortened to Viceroy of India), from 1858 to 1947, was originally the titular and executive head of the British administration in India and, later, after Indian independence in 1947, the representative of the Indian monarch and head of state.

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Gujarat

Gujarat is a state in the western part of India.

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Haryana

Haryana is a state in North India with its capital as Chandigarh.

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Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh (literally "Snow-ladden Region") is a state in Northern India.

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Independent politician

An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated to any political party.

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Indian Councils Act 1861

The Indian Councils Act 1861 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that transformed the Viceroy of India's executive council into a cabinet run on the portfolio system.

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Indian Councils Act 1892

The Indian Councils Act 1892 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that authorized an increase in the size of the various legislative councils in British India.

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Indian Councils Act 1909

The Indian Councils Act 1909 (9 Edw. 7 c. 4), commonly known as the Morley-Minto Reforms, was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that brought about a limited increase in the involvement of Indians in the governance of British India.

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Indian general election, 1951–52

The Indian general election of 1951–52 elected the first Lok Sabha since India became independent in August 1947.

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Indian general election, 1957

The Indian general election of 1957 elected the 2nd Lok Sabha of India.

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Indian general election, 1962

The Indian general election of 1962 elected the 3rd Lok Sabha of India and was held from 19 to 25 February.

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Indian general election, 1967

The Indian general election of 1967 elected the 4th Lok Sabha of India and was held from 17 to 21 February.

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Indian general election, 1971

India held general elections to the 5th Lok Sabha in March 1971.

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Indian general election, 1977

In a major turn of events, the ruling Congress lost control of India for the first time in independent India in the Indian general election, 1977.

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Indian general election, 1980

India held general elections to the 7th Lok Sabha in January,1980.

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Indian general election, 1984

General elections were held in India in 1984 soon after the assassination of previous Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi, though the vote in Assam and Punjab was delayed until 1985 due to ongoing fighting.

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Indian general election, 1989

General elections were held in India in 1989 to elect the members of the 9th Lok Sabha.

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Indian general election, 1991

General elections were held in India in 1991 to elect the members of the 10th Lok Sabha.

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Indian general election, 1996

General elections were held in India in 1996 to elect the members of the 11th Lok Sabha.

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Indian general election, 1998

General elections were held in India in 1998, after the government elected in 1996 collapsed and the 12th Lok Sabha was convened.

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Indian general election, 1999

General Elections were held in India from 5 September to 3 October 1999, a few months after the Kargil War.

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Indian general election, 2004

Legislative elections were held in India in four phases between April 20 and May 10, 2004.

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Indian general election, 2009

India held general elections to the 15th Lok Sabha in five phases between 16 April 2009 and 13 May 2009.

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Indian general election, 2014

The Indian general election of 2014 was held to constitute the 16th Lok Sabha, electing members of parliament for all 543 parliamentary constituencies of India.

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Indian National Congress

The Indian National Congress (INC, often called the Congress), is one of two major political parties in India; the other being the Bharatiya Janata Party.

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Indian National Lok Dal

The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) is a political party in India, in the state of Haryana.

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Indian Parliament

The Indian Parliament (Devnagari:भारतीय संसद) (Bhāratīya Sansada) is the supreme legislative body in India.

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Indian subcontinent

The Indian subcontinent or the subcontinent is a southern region of Asia, mostly situated on the Indian Plate and projecting southwards into the Indian Ocean from the Himalayas.

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Indian Union Muslim League

Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) (Malayalam: ഇന്ത്യൻ യൂണിയൻ മുസ്‌ലിംലീഗ്; Urdu) (commonly referred to as the League) is a political party in India.

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Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir is a state in northern India.

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Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party

The Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is a state political party in Jammu and Kashmir, India.

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Janata Dal (Secular)

The Janata Dal (Secular) (JD(S)) (Kannada: ಜನತಾ ದಳ (ಜಾತ್ಯಾತೀತ)) is a centre-left Indian political party led by former Prime Minister of India H.D. Deve Gowda.

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Janata Dal (United)

Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) is a centre-left Indian political party with political presence mainly in Bihar, Jharkhand and Kerala.

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Janata Parivar

Janata Parivar is a term used in Indian politics to the describe the various political parties that emerged from Janata Dal.

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Jharkhand

Jharkhand (lit. "Bushland") is a state in eastern India carved out of the southern part of Bihar on 15November 2000.

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Jharkhand Mukti Morcha

Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM); translation: Jharkhand Liberation Front) is a state political party in the Indian state of Jharkhand. It has two seats in the 15th Lok Sabha. Shibu Soren is the president of the JMM. JMM is also an influential political party in the neighbouring indian states of Odisha and West Bengal. The party was officially created on the birthday of Birsa Munda, the 19th century tribal warrior of Jharkhand, who fought against the British rule in present-day Jharkhand. The State of Jharkhand also came into existence on Birsa Munda's birthday in 2000. 100% of their MP's who contested in 2009 elections were candidates with pending criminal cases in their name.

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Joint session

A joint session or joint convention is, most broadly, when two normally-separate decision-making groups meet together, often in a special session or other extraordinary meeting, for a specific purpose.

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Karnataka

Karnataka is a state in south western region of India.

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Kerala

Kerala, sometimes referred to in historical terms as Keralam, is a state in the south-west region of India on the Malabar coast.

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Kerala Congress (M)

Kerala Congress (M) is a recognized state level Indian political party in Kerala.

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Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep (ലക്ഷദ്വീപ്, Mahl: ލަކްޝަދީބު), formerly known as the Laccadive, Minicoy, and Aminidivi Islands, is a group of islands in the Laccadive Sea, off the south western coast of India.

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Leader of the House (India)

Leader of the Lok Sabha, the Lower House of the Indian Parliament, is the Prime Minister by default if he is a member of the Lok Sabha.

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Leader of the Opposition (India)

The Leader of the Opposition is the politician who leads the official opposition in either House of the Parliament of India.

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List of constituencies of the Lok Sabha

The Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Parliament of India, is made up of Members of Parliament (MPs).

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Lok Janshakti Party

The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) is a state political party in the state Bihar, India.

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Lok Sabha TV

Lok Sabha TV is an Indian cable television network channel from Government of India that offers coverage of federal government proceedings and other public affairs programming.

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Lower house

A lower house is one of two chambers of a bicameral legislature, the other chamber being the upper house.

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M. A. Ayyangar

Madabhushi Ananthasayanam Ayyangar (4 February 1891 – 19 March 1978) was the first Deputy Speaker and then Speaker of Lok Sabha in the Indian Parliament.

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M. Thambidurai

Munisamy Thambidurai is an Indian politician who serves as the current Deputy Speaker of the Lok Sabha and leader of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) in the Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Indian Parliament.

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Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh (MP) (meaning Central Province) is a state in central India.

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Maharashtra

Maharashtra (Marathi pronunciation:, abbr. MH) is a state in the western region of India and is the nation's third largest state and also the world's second-most populous sub-national entity.

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Manipur

Manipur is a state in northeastern India, with the city of Imphal as its capital.

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Meghalaya

Meghalaya is a state in north-east India.

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Minister of Finance (India)

The Minister of Finance (or simply, finance minister) is the head of the Ministry of Finance of the Government of India.

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Mizoram

Mizoram is one of the states of Northeast India, with Aizawl as its capital.

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Money bill

In the Westminster system (and, colloquially, in the United States), a money bill or supply bill is a bill that solely concerns taxation or government spending (also known as appropriation of money), as opposed to changes in public law.

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Motion of no confidence

A motion of no confidence (alternatively vote of no confidence, censure motion, no-confidence motion, or (unsuccessful) confidence motion) is a statement or vote which states that a person in a superior position—be it government, managerial, etc.—is no longer deemed fit to hold that position.

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Naga People's Front

The Naga People's Front is a regional political party in Nagaland and Manipur, India.

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Nagaland

Nagaland is a state in Northeast India.

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Narendra Modi

Narendra Damodardas Modi (born 17 September 1950) is the 15th and current Prime Minister of India, in office since 26 May 2014.

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Narendra Modi ministry

The Narendra Modi ministry is the Council of Ministers that was formed after the general election which was held in nine phases from 7 April to 12 May in 2014.

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National Democratic Alliance (India)

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) is a centre-right coalition of political parties in India.

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National People's Party (India)

The National People's Party is a national-level political party in India though its influence is mostly concentrated in the state of Meghalaya.

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Nationalist Congress Party

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) is a centrist nationalist political party in India.

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New Delhi

New Delhi is a district in Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of the executive, legislative, and judiciary branches of the Government of India.

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Odisha

Odisha (or Orissa)(odia:ଓଡ଼ିଶା) is one of the 29 states of India, located in the east of India.

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Opposition (parliamentary)

Parliamentary opposition is a form of political opposition to a designated government, particularly in a Westminster-based parliamentary system.

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Parliament

A parliament is a legislature.

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Parliament House (India)

The Parliament House is the house of the Parliament of India, located in New Delhi.

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Parliament of the United Kingdom

The Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the UK Parliament or the British Parliament, is the supreme legislative body in the United Kingdom, British Crown dependencies and British overseas territories.

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Pattali Makkal Katchi

Paattaali Makkal Katchi (Tamil: பாட்டாளி மக்கள் கட்சி; English: abbreviated in english as PMK) is a political party active in Tamil Nadu, India.

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Plurality (voting)

In North American English, plurality, also called relative majority in the context of voting, is the largest number of votes received by one candidate (or any proposal in a referendum) out of the entire group of candidates.

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Presidencies and provinces of British India

Provinces of India, earlier Presidencies of British India and still earlier, Presidency towns were the administrative divisions of British governance in the subcontinent.

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President of India

The President of India is the formal head of the executive and legislature of India and is the commander-in-chief of the Indian Armed Forces.

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Prime Minister of India

The Prime Minister of India (Hindi: भारत के प्रधानमंत्री Bhārat kē Pradhānmantrī), as addressed to in the Constitution of India, is the chief of government, chief adviser to the President of India, head of the Council of Ministers and the leader of the majority party in the parliament.

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Princely state

A princely state (also called native state (legally) or Indian state) was a nominally sovereign entity of India during the British Raj that was not directly governed by the British, but rather by a local ruler under a form of indirect rule, subject to a subsidiary alliance and the suzerainty or paramountcy of the British Crown.

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Princely states of Pakistan

The Princely states of Pakistan were former princely states of the British Indian Empire which acceded to the new Dominion of Pakistan between 1947 and 1948, following its independence.

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Puducherry

Puducherry, formerly known as Pondicherry, is a Union Territory of India formed out of four exclaves of former French India (being its capital, hence also known informally as Pondicherry) and named after the largest Puducherry district.

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Punjab, India

Punjab, also spelt Panjab, is a state in North India, forming part of the larger Punjab region.

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Question Hour

Question Hour is the first hour of a sitting session of India's Lok Sabha devoted to questions that Members of Parliament raise about any aspect of administrative activity.

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Rajasthan

Rajasthan (literally, "Land of Kings") is India's largest state by area (or 10.4% of India's total area).

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Rajya Sabha

The Rajya Sabha or Council of States is the upper house of the Parliament of India.

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Rashtriya Janata Dal

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD- "National People's Party") is a political party in India, based in the state of Bihar.

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Rashtriya Lok Samta Party

The Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (English: National People's Equality Party; abbreviated as RLSP) is a political party in the Indian State Bihar, founded on 3 March 2013.

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Representation of the People Act (India)

The Representation of People Act, 1951 is an act of Parliament of India to provide for the conduct of elections of the Houses of Parliament and to the House or Houses of the Legislature of each State, the qualifications and disqualifications for membership of those Houses, the corrupt practices and other offences at or in connection with such elections and the decision of doubts and disputes arising out of or in connection with such elections.

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Revolutionary Socialist Party (India)

Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) is a Marxist–Leninist political party in India.

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Samajwadi Janata Party (Rashtriya)

Samajwadi Janata Party (Rashtriya) (SJP(R)) is an Indian political party founded by Chandra Shekhar, Prime Minister in 1990–91, and led by him until his death on July 8, 2007.

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Samajwadi Party

Samajwadi Party (SP; translation: Socialist Party; founded 4 October 1992) is a recognised state political party in India based in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh (UP).

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Sansad Marg

Sansad Marg (संसद मार्ग; Parliament Street) is a street located in New Delhi, India.

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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

The Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs) are official designations given to various groups of historically disadvantaged people in India.

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Secretary of State for India

The Secretary of State for India, or India Secretary, was the British Cabinet minister and the political head of the India Office responsible for the governance of Aden, British India and Burma.

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Shiromani Akali Dal

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), ਸ਼੍ਰੋਮਣੀ ਅਕਾਲੀ ਦਲ translation: Supreme Akali Party) is a Sikhism-centric political party in India. There are a large number of parties with the name "Shiromani Akali Dal". The party recognized as "Shiromani Akali Dal" by the Election Commission of India is the one led by Sukhbir Singh Badal. It controls Sikh religious bodies Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee, Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee and is the largest and most influential Sikh political party worldwide. The basic philosophy of Akali Dal is to give political voice to Sikh issues and it believes that religion and politics go hand in hand.

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Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena (IPA: Śiva Sēnā) (translation; Army of Shivaji) is an Indian far-right regional political party.

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Sikkim

Sikkim is a landlocked Indian state located in the Himalayan mountains.

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Sikkim Democratic Front

Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) is a regional political party in the North East Indian state of Sikkim.

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Speaker (politics)

Speaker is a title given to the presiding officer (chair) of a deliberative assembly, especially a legislative body.

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Speaker of the Lok Sabha

The Speaker of the Lok Sabha is the presiding officer of the Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Parliament of India.

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State of Emergency in India

A state of emergency in India refers to a period of governance under an altered constitutional setup that can be proclaimed by the President of India, when he/she perceives grave threats to the nation from internal and external sources or from financial situations of crisis.

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Sumitra Mahajan

Sumitra Mahajan (सुमित्रा महाजन) (born 12 April 1943) is an Indian politician who has been Speaker of the Lok Sabha since 2014.

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Swabhimani Paksha

Swabhimani Paksha (स्वाभिमानी पक्ष Self-Respecting Party) is a political party in Maharashtra, India, formed by Raju Shetti, as a political wing of the Swabhimani Shetkari Saghtana after its split from the Shetkari Sanghatana led by Sharad Joshi in 2004.

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Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu; literally The Land of Tamils or Tamil Country is one of the 29 states of India.

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Telangana

Telangana is a state in South India and one of the 29 states in India.

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Telangana Rashtra Samithi

Telangana Rashtra Samithi(abbreviated as TRS) is an Indian regional political party based in Telangana.Founded on 27 April 2001 with a single point agenda of creating a separate Telangana state with Hyderabad as its capital by K. Chandrashekar Rao.

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Telugu Desam Party

Telugu Desam Party ("party of the Telugu land"), abbreviated as TDP, is a regional political party active in the Indian states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

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The Crown

In jurisprudence in the Commonwealth realms, the Crown dependencies, and any of a realm's provincial or state sub-divisions, the Crown is the state in all its aspects.

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Tripura

Tripura is a state in Northeast India.

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Union Council of Ministers of India

The Union Council of Ministers exercises executive authority in the Republic of India.

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Union territory

A union territory is a type of administrative division in the Republic of India.

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United Progressive Alliance

The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) is a coalition of centre-left political parties in India formed after the 2004 general election.

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Universal suffrage

Universal suffrage (also universal adult suffrage, general suffrage or common suffrage) consists of the extension of the right to vote to adult citizens (or subjects), though it may also mean extending that right to minors (Demeny voting) and non-citizens.

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Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh (literally "Northern Province"), abbreviated as UP, is a state located in Northern India.

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Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand, formerly Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India.

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West Bengal

West Bengal is a state in eastern India and is the nation's fourth-most populous state, with over 91 million inhabitants.

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YSR Congress Party

YSR Congress Party or Yuvajana, Shramika, Rythu Congress Party (lit. Youth, Labour and Farmer Congress Party) is a regional political party in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in India.

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10th Lok Sabha

List of Members of the 10th Lok Sabha, (20 June 1991 – 10 May 1996) elected during Indian general election, 1991 held during May–June 1991.

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11th Lok Sabha

General elections were held in India in April-May 1996 to elect the members of the 11th Lok Sabha.

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12th Lok Sabha

List of Members of the 12th Lok Sabha, (10 March 1998 - 26 April 1999) after Indian general election, 1998 held during February–March 1998.

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13th Lok Sabha

The 13th Lok Sabha (10 October 1999 – 6 February 2004) is the thirteenth session of the Lok Sabha (House of the People, or lower house in the Parliament of India).

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14th Lok Sabha

The 14th Lok Sabha (17 May 2004 – 18 May 2009) was convened after the Indian general election, 2004 held in four phases during 20 April – 10 May 2004, which led to the formation of First Manmohan Singh Cabinet (2004–2009).

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15th Lok Sabha

Members of the 15th Lok Sabha were elected during the 2009 general election in India.

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16th Lok Sabha

Members of the 16th Lok Sabha were elected during the 2014 Indian general election.

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1st Lok Sabha

The First Lok Sabha was constituted on 17 April 1952 after India's first general election.

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2nd Lok Sabha

The Second Lok Sabha (5 April 1957 – 31 March 1962) was elected after the Indian general election, 1957.

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3rd Lok Sabha

List of Members of the 3rd Lok Sabha, (2 April 1962 - 3 March 1967) elected February-March 1962.

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4th Lok Sabha

List of Members of the 4th Lok Sabha,(4 March 1967 – 27-12-1970) elected February–March 1967.

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5th Lok Sabha

List of Members of the 5th Lok Sabha, (15 March 1971- 18 January 1977) elected February–March 1971.

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6th Lok Sabha

The Lok Sabha (House of the People) is the lower house in the Parliament of India.

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7th Lok Sabha

List of Members of the 7th Lok Sabha, (18 January 1980 – 31 December 1984) elected December 1979 – January 1980.

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8th Lok Sabha

The 8th Lok Sabha ran from 31 December 1984 to 27 November 1989.

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9th Lok Sabha

List of Members of the 9th Lok Sabha,(2 December 1989 - 13 March 1991) elected May–June 1989.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lok_Sabha

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