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Ambalal Dahyabhai Patel, better known as A.D. Patel, (also sometimes referred to as AD) (1905–1969) was a Fiji Indian politician, farmers' leader and founder and leader of the National Federation Party.
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Andrew Indar Narayan Deoki OBE (born c. 1915) was a Fiji Indian statesman who served his community as a social and religious leader, a soccer administrator, a member of the Legislative Council in colonial Fiji, a member of the Senate in independent Fiji and as the Attorney General.
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Australia (colloquially), officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands.
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The Central Division of Fiji is one of Fiji's four divisions.
The Federation Party was Fiji's first formal political party.
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Fiji (Viti; फ़िजी), officially the Republic of Fiji (Matanitu Tugalala o Viti; रिपब्लिक ऑफ फीजी Ripablik ăph Phījī), is an island country in Melanesia in the South Pacific Ocean about northeast of New Zealand's North Island.
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Fiji Teachers Union (FTU) is a union representing elementary and secondary education teachers in Fiji.
In 1963, the first significant changes were carried out to the composition of the Legislative Council of Fiji since 1937.
The general election to the Legislative Council of Fiji in 1966 was the last to be held before independence from the United Kingdom was granted in 1970.
General elections were held in Fiji between 15 and 29 April 1972, the first since independence from the United Kingdom in 1970.
General elections were held in Fiji between 10 and 17 July 1982.
General elections were held in Fiji between 19 March and 2 April 1977.
Early general elections were held in Fiji between 17 and 24 September 1977, following the impasse of an earlier election that had been held in March.
Ratu Sir George Kadavulevu Cakobau (6 November 1913 – 25 November 1989) was Governor General of Fiji from 1973 to 1981.
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Fiji became a British Crown Colony in 1874, and an independent Dominion in the Commonwealth in 1970.
The House of Representatives was the lower chamber of Fiji's Parliament from 1970 to 2006.
Indo-Fijians are Fijian citizens who are fully or partially of Indian descent, which includes descendants who trace their heritage from various parts of the Indian subcontinent.
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Irene Jai Narayan, (1932 - 2011) was an Indian born teacher and politician, who had a significant influence on politics in Fiji.
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Jai Ram Reddy, CF (born 12 May 1937) is an Indo-Fijian statesman, who has had a distinguished career in both the legislative and judicial branches of the Fijian government.
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Kunwar Bachint Singh OBE arrived in Fiji in 1927 as a teacher for the Arya Samaj in Fiji but his association with Vishnu Deo led him to play an active role in aggressively promoting the Arya Samaj and finally into politics.
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A lawsuit (or suit in law) is "a vernacular term for a suit, action, or cause instituted or depending between two private persons in the courts of law." The term refers to any proceeding by a party or parties against another in a court of law.
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A lawyer is a person who practices law, as a barrister, judge, attorney, counsel (counselor at law) or solicitor.
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The Fijian Legislative Council was the colonial precursor to the present-day Parliament, which came into existence when Fiji became independent on 10 October 1970.
Mahendra Pal Chaudhry (Hindi: महेन्द्र पाल चौधरी) (born 9 February 1942) is a Fijian and the leader of the Fiji Labour Party.
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The National Federation Party is a Fijian political party founded by A.D. Patel in November 1968, as a merger of the Federation Party and the National Democratic Party.
The Dove Faction was one of the factions of the National Federation Party (NFP) to contest the September 1977 elections in Fiji.
The Flower Faction was one of the factions of the National Federation Party (NFP) to contest the September 1977 elections in Fiji.
Nausori is a town in Fiji.
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Navua District is located within Serua Province in the Central Division of Fiji.
Pacific Media Watch (PMW) is a daily independent Asia-Pacific media monitoring service published by the Pacific Media Centre (PMC) at Auckland University of Technology.
The Prime Minister of the Republic of Fiji is the head of government of Fiji.
Ratu is a title used by Fijians of chiefly rank.
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Siddiq Moidin Koya (1924–1993) was a Fijian Indian politician and Opposition leader.
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Sir is an honorific address used in a number of situations in many anglophone cultures.
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Suva is the capital and the second most populated municipality of Fiji, after Nasinu.
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Tailevu is one of the 14 provinces of Fiji.
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A whip is a tool traditionally used by humans to exert control over animals or other people, through pain compliance or fear of pain, although in some activities whips can be used without use of pain, such as an additional pressure aid in dressage.
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