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MANIFESTO. A solemn declaration, by the constituted authorities of a nation, which contains the reasons for its public acts towards another.
     2. On the declaration of war, a manifesto is usually issued in which the nation declaring the war, states the reasons for so doing. Vattel, liv. 3, c. 4, Sec. 64; Wolff, Sec. 1187. See Anti-Manifesto.

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PESHAWAR -- Awami National Party (ANP) General Secretary, Mian Iftikhar Hussain said that the electoral manifesto of their party speaks for bringing improvement in the standard of life for the people, adding after coming into power they will fulfill all commitments.
PESHAWAR -- Awami National Party (ANP) General Secretary, Mian Iftikhar Hussain has said that the electoral manifesto of their party speaks for bringing improvement in the standard of life for the people, adding after coming into power they will fulfill all commitments.
He said the MMA electoral manifesto would be announced in Islamabad on June nine.
He said that the PML-N government had successfully implemented its electoral manifesto by delivering in every segment of life, saying that the incumbent government firmly believed in doing politics of peace and serving masses.
A precise technical definition of the electoral manifesto is that it is a host of views that include solutions to problems facing the society, to be later turned into an executive program, public law professor, and constitution veteran Dr.
Nevertheless, I not remember any concrete or notable policy suggestions in the AKP electoral manifesto on this matter.
The current study will research, amongst others, if messages of religious nature still persist in the electoral manifesto of the EPP and if they are compatible with the attitude of the faithful electorate in different European states, given the fact that religiosity has drastically declined in recent years (16).
ALDE will meet in London at the end of November, where the party will prepare its electoral manifesto. There are rumours that Guy Verhofstadt could use this opportunity to announce his intention to run.
Ishaq Dar as the appointed finance minister, despite not having a clear road map to follow, the electoral manifesto presented by the party would be enough to provide him with the principles and concepts to guide him in forming the budget.
In an interview with Reuters yesterday, Anastasiades said privatisations were not a priority in his electoral manifesto.He noted however, the asset sale provision in the draft deal struck between the government and international lenders to ensure the debt remained at sustainable levels."For reasons not relating solely to privatisations, I hope our debt levels will remain within sustainable levels.
The VP's electoral manifesto of the 1999 national elections did not include any religious reference or any implication of a worldview based on binary oppositions, such as "righteousness versus fallaciousness," as was extensively used by the senior members of the WP.
I think my electoral manifesto will be appreciated by my constituents.