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Q Do we really need a Third Front ? Why can't we be a nation with two parties like they have in Britain ( Tory and Labour) , in the US ( Republican and Democrat) and in Germany ( CDU and SPD) ?

Asked by joyoti sen, 15 Mar '09 04:22 pm
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I do completely agree with U , For a successful democratic System .. There shd be only two parties , One in power & other in opposition. if U see the Political Systems , right from Independence .. The Grand Old Party Congress has lost its ground gradually .. except for 1984 election , which was a wave for Congress , due to Killing of Mrs Gandhi .. & the vaccum so created , could not be captured by any of the Parties .. or shd I say ..No party could gain a National stature .. Even till date BJP's presence is not all over INDIA.Under such circumstances everywhere the regional Parties have come up with their region-based agenda.& till date these parties have shown their loyality either to Congress(UPA) or to BJP(NDA)..But now , these parties are trying to marginalize Congress and BJP further , in the name of third front .But What I presume , this also is going to be utter falure like past, since in no way we can have more than one PM... & secondly magic figure of 272 is not possible wi ...more
Answered by DURGASANKAR BANDYOPADHYAY, 17 Mar '09 09:00 pm

 
  
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Actually in the UK we have 3 major parties - the smallest is quite successful in winning local govt. elections. It has also formed a coalition govt. with the Labour Party in the past.

There are other minor parties which have zero chance of forming the govt. but at least have some seats in Parliament to give their opinions a voice in the national debates.
Answered by Shahryar Pax, 16 Mar '09 02:15 am

 
  
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This is the front formed by disgrunted politicians who have lost their political places but want some position.it is a forum by unprincipled people who want to get position by hook or crook and nointerest for nation.
Answered by Ramesh Agarwal, 15 Mar '09 04:54 pm

 
  
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Every political expert or even common man understands and realizes that none of the political party or group is likely to secure majority in the forthcoming election. This election result will definitely produce fractured mandate. Undoubtedly there will be horse-trading and mad race to capture power. Political parties will not hesitate to cheat voters to capture power in the government or to capture money in lieu of support they extend to others in formation of government. Everyone in India understands that coalition government is now inevitable and hence it is very much desirable that special rules are formulated to face such critical situation and it should be made mandatory for all regional political parties to form a cohesive group or associate with some national party

Why not president of India or Chief Election Commissioner or National parties jointly decide before election how to form a National Government in case of fractured mandate? It will be wise to frame rule of game be ...more
Answered by Danendra Jain, 16 Mar '09 05:38 am

 
  
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We may have to amend the People's representation act.
Answered by Ramsingh Sachan, 15 Mar '09 04:51 pm

 
  
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No,we dont need it,it is always better to have two and decide in favour of one............................It is upto Third party to decide,perhaps they wish to be a monkey between two cats.
Answered by madanmohan, 15 Mar '09 04:29 pm

 
  
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No third party required.but here it is not possible in india -2 party politics
Answered by suman priya, 15 Mar '09 04:27 pm

 
  
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Yes and two party system is good
Answered by hitler, 15 Mar '09 04:23 pm

 
  
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In Britain we have three main parties but all together there are 376 political parties plus Independents.
The Electoral Commission's Register of Political Parties lists the details of parties registered to fight elections, and their registered name, in the United Kingdom. Under current electoral law, including the Registration of Political Parties Act, the Electoral Administration Act 2006, and the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000, only registered party names can be used on ballot papers by those wishing to fight elections. Candidates who do not belong to a registered party can use "independent" or no label at all.

As of 3 January 2009 it shows the number of registered political parties as below.

* 158 parties have their name registered for use only in England
* 9 parties have their name registered for use in England and Wales.
* 129 parties have their name registered for use in England, Scotland and Wales.
* 19 parties have their name reg ...more
Answered by Sheetal Kaur, 26 Mar '09 12:05 am

 
  
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