13 Feb '11, 10pm

#Protest Palestinian Authority to hold elections: Holding elections may also be an attempt to prevent p... #Tunisia

RAMALLAH - The Palestinian Authority plans to hold parliamentary and presidential elections by September, the first polling in more than five years, a decision rejected by the Islamic militant group Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip. The surprise move was spurred by political unrest rocking the Arab world and embarrassing TV leaks about peace talks with Israel. "The aim of holding the elections by September this year is to try to get out of the current impasse and let the people say their word," Palestine Liberation Organisation executive committee member Hanan Ashrawi said on Saturday. Peace talks with Israel that Egypt was trying to mediate have been complicated by a four-year split between Hamas and Fatah, the political party of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoom said the group would not participate in any elections. Holding ...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/World/EDC110214-0000131/Palest...

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The map of electoral divisions for the next election, here:

The map of electoral divisions for the next ele...

elections.gov.sg 24 Feb '11, 7am

For the upcoming General Election, we will have 12 SMCs and 15 GRCs making a total of 27 constituencies and 87 MPs. There ...