Mahendra Chaudhry

Type: Person
Name: Mahendra Chaudhry
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Fiji election candidate knocked back over old traffic offence

The leader of a Fijian party says he's been banned from contesting the upcoming election because of a seven-year-old traffic offence.The leader of Fiji's United Freedom Party, Jagath Karunaratne, says he's been banned from contesting the upcoming election ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Pacific island links: Sean Dorney, Fiji elections, West Papua, Gold Ridge mine and more

:40PMA selection of news, analysis and commentary from and about the Pacific island region.Nominations for Fiji's general elections closed on 18 August. Twelve of the received nominations were rejected by the Fiji Electoral Authority, including that of ... [Published The Interpreter - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Political debate

LABOUR leader Mahendra Chaudhry is concerned about the unsatisfactory level of participation of landowners in the sugar industry.Speaking at a political debate organised by the Nadi Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Wednesday, Chaudhry said involving ... [Published Fiji Times - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

12 go out

The Fijian Elections Office has rejected 12 candidate nominations from political parties contesting the September 17 polls.The Fiji Labour Party had the highest number of candidates being excluded from contesting the much-awaited elections.They included ... [Published Fiji Times - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Three political parties file petition for rejected nominations’

Three political parties have filed their appeals to the Fijian Elections Office after some of their candidate’s nominations were rejected.Only those nominations that met the requirements of the Constitution and the Electoral Decree were published in the ... [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 3 reports

Fiji election candidate list finalised

Updated 8 minutes agoA leading Fiji trades unionist and two party leaders have been rejected as election candidates.Fiji Live reports Daniel Urai, Mahendra Chaudhry and Jagath Karunaratne are among 12 nominees rejected by the Fijian Elections Office after ... [Published Radio New Zealand - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

SODELPA, FLP coalition not official

13:06 TodayTaken from/By: FBC NewsReport by: Shanal SivanSocial Democratic Liberal Party Leader Ro Teimumu Kepa says there is no official agreement to form a coalition with the Fiji Labour Party after the elections.Appearing on FBCTV’s 4 The Record on ... [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Mahendra Chaudhry's name not in Nominee list

07:10 TodayThe Fiji Labour Party filed 42 nominations, however today’s publication only shows 37 nominations.Taken from/By: FBC NewsReport by: Ellen StolzParty candidates nominations that have met the requirements of the Constitution and the Electoral ... [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

Chaudhry files 42 nominations for election

FIJI Labour Party leader Mahendra Chaudhry filed his nomination yesterday to contest the general election.Despite a conviction ruling him out of the September 17 General Election, Chaudhry filed his nomination along with that of 41 other FLP candidat ... [Published Fiji Times - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

Chaudhry to fight military government to the bitter end

Fiji's opposition Labour Party leader Mahendra Chaudhry has put his name forward as a candidate in next months elections, despite it being almost certain he won't be allowed to stand.Nominations for the first post coup polls closed earlier today.The FLP ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 2 reports

Anand Singh, the lawyer of Fiji Labour Party leader Mahendra Chaudhry says they are still considerin ...

This follows the Court of Appeal's decision yesterday to dismiss his appeal against conviction and sentence over Exchange Control Act violation charges.Singh said there was a distinct possibility they would appeal to the Supreme Court."A final decision ... [Published Fijilive.com - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Lame Duck Politicians

Convicted of breaching exchange control regulations: Mahendra Chaudhry.Convicted Qarase, Chaudhry aren’t in the elections. But they still want to influence how you voteJosua TuwereLaisenia Qarase has tried to revive racially divisive issues of the past ... [Published Fiji Sun - Aug 15 2014]

Quotes

"we have appealed the decision of the supervisor of elections in the electoral commission this afternoon (yesterday) so we are awaiting the outcome" Chaudhry said
When asked by The Fiji Times why he had filed his nomination when the court had convicted him, Chaudhry said: "i'm appealing the fiji court of appeal's decision last week in the supreme court"

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Cheers, jeers greet Bainimarama in Auckland [Published Indian Weekender - 7 hours ago]
Fiji election candidate knocked back over old t... [Published ABC Radio Australia - 23 hours ago]
Pacific island links: Sean Dorney, Fiji electio... [Published The Interpreter - Aug 21 2014]
Political debate [Published Fiji Times - Aug 20 2014]
Kepa changes tune [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 20 2014]
12 go out [Published Fiji Times - Aug 19 2014]
Three political parties file petition for rejec... [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 19 2014]
Fiji Labour Party Leader among 12 nominations r... [Published Pacific Islands News Association - Aug 19 2014]
Fiji election candidate list finalised [Published Radio New Zealand - Aug 19 2014]
SODELPA, FLP coalition not official [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 19 2014]
Fiji labour leader Mahendra Chaudhry ruled out ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Aug 19 2014]
When middleman minorities go into politics, the... [Published Daily Nation - Aug 19 2014]
Fiji PM's main opponents sidelined (Newstalk ZB) [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 19 2014]
Chaudhry files 42 nominations for election [Published Fiji Times - Aug 18 2014]
Mahendra Chaudhry's name not in Nominee list [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 18 2014]
Chaudhry to fight military government to the bi... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Aug 18 2014]
Nominations close ahead of Fiji poll [Published ABC Online - Aug 18 2014]
Chaudhry files nomination [Published Fiji Times - Aug 18 2014]
Chaudhry nominated as FLP leader for election [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 18 2014]
Anand Singh, the lawyer of Fiji Labour Party le... [Published Fijilive.com - Aug 15 2014]
Fiji Labour Party likely to survive - academic [Published Radio New Zealand - Aug 15 2014]
Lame Duck Politicians [Published Fiji Sun - Aug 15 2014]
Appeal dismissed, Fiji Labour Leader Chaudhry u... [Published Pacific Islands News Association - Aug 14 2014]
NFP condemns SODELPA’s stand on equal citizenry [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 14 2014]
Fiji Labour Party leader Mahendra Chaudhry unab... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Aug 14 2014]
Changes upset parties [Published Fiji Times - Aug 13 2014]
Young blood for party [Published Fiji Times - Aug 11 2014]
Labour's Chaudry calls for free and fair Fiji [Published ABC Radio Australia - Aug 11 2014]
Bainimarama maintains his lead, FijiFirst prefe... [Published Pacific Islands News Association - Aug 11 2014]
Supervisor of Elections Mohammed Saneem says th... [Published Fijilive.com - Aug 11 2014]
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