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a public declaration of intent, policy, aims, etc., as issued by a political party, government, or movement
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



(1) A solemn address or declaration from some organization that sets forth political views.

(2) An act of a head of state or supreme body of government addressed to the people and relating to some major political event such as a reform of the system of power or the accession of a new monarch.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Calling itself 'a natural home for Hindus', BJP gave its 2019 Election Manifestos guaranteeing the introduction of 'no-nonsense approach' to India's internal and external security.
In this regard, the election manifesto of the BJP-2019 clearly states, 'We reiterate our position since the time of the Jan Sangh to the abrogation of Article 370.
"Instead of telling the truth to the people, he presented an election manifesto," he argued at the party's regional congress in Sidi Bouzid.
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Despite making the sky-high promises to lure the voter, PML-N in its election manifesto, came up with the strategy to give a road map to fulfill those promises.
With less than a month left for elections, none of the three major political parties has come up with an election manifesto. The Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) is one of a few parties that has a formal manifesto for next month's electoral exercise.
PESHAWAR:General Secretary, Awami National Party (ANP) and former KP Information Minister, Mian Iftikhar Hussain has said that his party has completed 80percent work on election manifesto and remaining work would be completed soon.
The problem is that the Conservative election manifesto stated as a fact that Channel 4 will definitely move out of the capital.
AMBER RUDD has refused to guarantee that the Tory commitment to reduce net migration to the "tens of thousands" will feature in the party's election manifesto.
It always works to maintain separate religious and cultural identity of Sikh panth in the country as well as in abroad also." (2) In its election manifesto SAD tried to justify its ideology of development by mentioning that why should people vote for SAD by justifying that "SAD always made efforts for economic prosperity of Punjab, developing Punjab's agriculture, bringing Punjab forward in the field of science and education, various schemes had been launched for development of dalits.
The Anatolia Party's (AP) election manifesto discusses foreign policy matters over two pages.

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