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US Census head says Donald Trump memo doesn't change bureau's policy to 'count everyone'
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US Census head says Donald Trump memo doesn't change bureau's policy to 'count everyone'

“We will continue full steam ahead with our mission of counting every person," US Census Bureau director Steven Dillingham said in prepared remarks for a congressional hearing Wednesday

Narendra Modi govt considering J&K delimitation to curtail Valley's decades of dominance over Jammu
India

Narendra Modi govt considering J&K delimitation to curtail Valley's decades of dominance over Jammu

It is believed that after fresh delimitation, the number of seats in the Jammu region from could go up, possibly ending seven decade dominance of the Valley

Delimitation of J&K Assembly seats will end partisanship that favours Kashmir, turned state into 'rotten borough' of Valley
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Delimitation of J&K Assembly seats will end partisanship that favours Kashmir, turned state into 'rotten borough' of Valley

If a delimitation of Jammu and Kashmir is done at this juncture, it may lead to an increase in the number of seats in the Jammu region, thus obliterating the bias that favours Kashmir over other regions in the state

As rumours of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly delimitation loom, state politicians warn of major negative impact
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As rumours of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly delimitation loom, state politicians warn of major negative impact

The power shift in New Delhi, especially the appointment of Amit Shah as new Home Minister of India, has stayed true to speculation in the Kashmir Valley

Lok Sabha election: Representation of the People Act lays down rules to register voters, also key in deciding seats for Lower House, Assemblies
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Lok Sabha election: Representation of the People Act lays down rules to register voters, also key in deciding seats for Lower House, Assemblies

Conducting polls in an ethnically and geographically diverse country like India is a herculean task, requiring extensive preparations.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Delimitation ensures roughly equal number of voters in each constituency; all you need to know
India

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Delimitation ensures roughly equal number of voters in each constituency; all you need to know

Most democracies around the world undergo a delimitation process by which electoral boundaries of constituencies are redrawn to ensure equal population across seats.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Uttar Pradesh profile: In western UP, Muzaffarnagar and SP stronghold Mainpuri among key seats
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Uttar Pradesh profile: In western UP, Muzaffarnagar and SP stronghold Mainpuri among key seats

In the last General Elections in 2014, BJP, riding on a Narendra Modi wave, won all the seats in Western Uttar Pradesh except Mainpuri, Firozabad, Badaun and Mainpuri.

Rahul Gandhi says Congress will not support delimitation till Andhra Pradesh gets special category status
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Rahul Gandhi says Congress will not support delimitation till Andhra Pradesh gets special category status

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has said that his party would not support the delimitation (of Assembly constituencies) in Andhra Pradesh unless the Centre granted special category status (SCS) to the state.

UP, Bihar and West Bengal to send one-third of MPs to Lok Sabha by 2026, says report
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UP, Bihar and West Bengal to send one-third of MPs to Lok Sabha by 2026, says report

From 29% today, 33% members of the Lok Sabha (Parliament’s lower house) will come from three states–Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal–within a decade, according to an IndiaSpend analysis.

Gujarat polls: Seats have changed, not Modi's comrades
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Gujarat polls: Seats have changed, not Modi's comrades

Minister for Tribal Development Jaswantsinh Bhabhor was shifted to Limkheda (reserved seat) as the delimitation exercise dissolved the Randhikpur constituency.