Political Parties

INDIA

Bharatiya Janata Party (Indian People's Party)
Chairperson: Rajnath Singh
Number of Seats in Lok Sabha: 138
Number of Seats in Rajya Sabha: 48
Postal Address: Central Office, 11 Ashoka Road, New Delhi, 110 001, India
Email: bjpco@bjp.org
Web: http://bjp.org/

Shiv Sena (Extreme Hinduist)
Party President: Uddhav Thackeray
Email: shivsena@shivsena.org
Web: http://www.shivsena.org/

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (Dravida Progressive Federation)
Party President: Dr. Kalaignar
Email: thedmk@vsnl.com
Web: http://www.dmk.in/

Samata Party
Party President: George Fernandes
Web: http://www.indian-elections.com/partyprofiles/samata-party.html

Biju Janata Dal Party (Biju People's Party)
Party President: Naveen Patnaik

Indian National Congress
Number of seats in Lok Sabha: 145
Number of seats in Rajya Sabha: 72
Party President: Sonia Gandhi
Postal Address: 24 Akbar Road, New Delhi 110011, India
Web: http://www.congress.org.in/

Bahujan Samaj Party
Chairperson: Mayawati Kumari
Number of seats in Lok Sabha: 19
Number of seats in Rajya Sabha: 6
Web: http://www.bahujansamajp.com/

Communist Party of India-Marxist
General Secretary: Prakash Karat
Number of seats in Lok Sabha: 44
Number of seats in Rajya Sabha: 14
Postal Address: A.K. Gopalan Bhawan, 27-29 Bhai Vir Singh Marg, New Delhi, India
Telephone: 91-11 23344918; 23363692; 23747435
Email: cpim@vsnl.com
Web: http://cpim.org

Telugu Desam Party
Party President: N. Chandra Babu Naidu
Postal Address: NTR Bhavan, Road 2, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Telephone: 91-40-23542101; 23542102
Fax: 91-40-23542108
Email: tdp@telugudesam.com
Web: http://www.telugudesamparty.org

Samajwadi Party (Socialist Party)
Chairperson: Mulayam Singh Yadav
Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samajwadi_Party

Indian Liberal Group
Postal Address: 1st Floor, Sassoon Building, 143 Mahatma Gandhi Road, Mumbai, India
Telefax: 91-022-2384-3416
Email: freedom@vsnl.com
Web: www.liberalsindia.com

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK)
Party President: Dr. J. Jayalalithaa
Postal Address: 226 Avvai Shanmugam Salai, Royapet, Chennai 600 014
Telephone: 91-044-8132266
Email: aiadmkho@aiadmkindia.org
Web: www.aiadmkindia.org

Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) Liberation
General Secretary: Dipankar Bhattacharya
Postal Address: U-90, Shakarpur, New Delhi, 110 092, India
Telephone: 91 011 22521067
Fax: 91 011 22518248
Email: mail@cipml.org
Web: www.cpiml.org

Indian National Lok Dal
President: Om Prakash Chautala
Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_National_Lok_Dal

Indigeneous Nationalist Party of Twipra
Leader: Bijoy Kumar Hrangkhawl

 

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INDONESIA

Partai Demokrasi Indonesia Perjuangan
Party Head: Megawati Sukarnoputri
Number of seats in the House of People's Representative: 109
Postal Address: Jl Lenteng Agung No 99 Jakarta Selatan, Indonesia
Telephone: (6221) 7802824, 7806020

Partai Golongan Karya (GOLKAR)
Party Leader: Muhammad Jusuf Kalla
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 128
Postal Address: Jl Anggrek Nelly Murni, Slipi, Jakarta, Indonesia
Telephone: 62 21 5302222
Web: www.partai-golkar.or.id

Partai Kebangkitan Bangsa (National Awakening Party)
Party Head: Muhaimin Iskandar
Number of seats in the House of People's Representative: 52
Email: dpp_pkb@yahoo.com

Partai Persatuan Pembangunan (United Development Party)
Number of seats in the House of People's Representative: 58
Party Chair: Surya
Postal Address: Jl. Diponegoro, No. 60, Jakarta, Indonesia
Telephone: 62 021 31936338
Email: dpp@ppp.or.id
Web: www.ppp.or.id

Partai Demokrat (Democratic Party)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 57
Party Head: Budi Santoso
Web: www.demokrat.or.id

Partai Keadilan Sejahtera (Prosperous Justice Party)
Party Chair: Tifatul Sembiring
Number of seats in the House of People's Representative: 45
Postal Address: Jl. Mampang Prapatan, Raya No.98 D-E Jakarta, Indonesia
Telephone: 62 21 7995425
Email: imngrh@pk-sejahtera.or.id
Web: www.pk-sejahtera.or.id

Partai Amanat Nasional (National Mandate Party)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 52
Postal Address: Jl. H. Nawi, No. 15 Jakarta, Selatan 12420
Telephone: 62 21 72794535/36
Party Chair: Dr. H. Amien Rais
Web: www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/Congress/6678/profil/index.html

Partai Bulan Bintang (Crescent Star Party)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 11
Party Chair: Malem Sambat Kaban

Partai Bintang Reformasi (Reform Star Party)
Party Chair: Zainuddin MZ
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 13
Postal Address: Jl. Pakubowono VI, No. 76, Kelurahan Gunung, Jakarta Selatan
Telephone: 62 021 7220903
Web: www.pbr.or.id

Partai Damai Sejahtera (Prosperous Peace Party)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 12
Party Leader: Ruyandi Hutasoit
Telephone: +62 21 7220725
Postal Address: Tirtayasa 20 Kebayoran, Baru, Jakarta Selatan 12410
Web: http://www.partaidamaisejahtera.com/

Partai Karya Peduli Bangsa (Concern for the Nation Functional Party)
Party Chair: R. Hartono
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 2

Partai Keadilan dan Persatuan din Indonesia (Justice and Unity Party)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 1
Party Leader: Edi Sudrajat

Partai Nasional Banteng Kemerdekaan (Freedom Bull National Party)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 1
Party Chair: Eros Djarot

P
artai Persatuan Demokrasi Kebangsaan (United Democratic Nationhood Party)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 5
Party Head: Ryaas Rasyid

Partai Nasional Indonesia Marhaenisme (Indonesian National Party Marhaenisme)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 1
Party Head: Sukmawati Soekarnoputri

Partai Penegak Demokrasi Indonesia (Indonesian Democratic Vanguard Party)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 1
Party Head: Dimmy Haryanto

Partai Pelopor (Vanguard Party)
Number of seats in the House of the People's Representative: 2
Party Head: Rachmawati Soekarnoputri

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IRAN

Iran Politics Club (IPC)
Email: IranPoliticsClub@gmail.com
Web: http://iranpoliticsclub.net

Islamic Iran Participation Front
Leader: Mohsen Mirdamadi
Web: http://www.mosharekat.com/

Militant Clerics Society
Leader: Mehdi Karrubi

Mojahedin of the Islamic Revolution Organization (MIRO)
Leader: Mohammad Salamati

Worker- Communist Party of Iran
Leader: Hamid Taqvaee
Web: http://www.wpiran.org/english

Worker-Communist Party of Iran-Hekmatist
Leader: Koorash Modaressi
Email: narsin_jalali@gmail.com
Web: www.hekmatist.com

Association of Islamic Revolution Loyalists
Leader: Hasan Ghaffuri Fard

E'telaf-e Khedmatgozaran-e Mostaqel-e Iran
Leader: Emad Afruq

Islamic Coalition Party
Secretary General: Habibollah Asgaroladi

Moderation and Development Party
Leader: Mohammad Baqer Nowbakht

Executives of Construction Party
Leader: Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

Islamic Society of Engineers (ISE)
Leader: Morteza Nabavi

Combatant Clergy Association
Leader: Mohammad Reza Mahdavi-Kani

Coalition of Iran's Independent Volunteers
Leader: Emad Afruq

Iranian Nation's Welfare Party
Leader: Khalil Ali Mohammadzadeh

Association of Combatant Clerics
Leader: Mohammad Ali Abtahi

Constitutionalist Party of Iran
Leader: Crown Prince Reza Pahlavi
Web: http://www.irancpi.org/

Organization of Iranian People's Fedaian (Majority)
Leader: Behrouz Khaliq
Web: http://www.fadai.org/

People's Mujahedin of Iran
Leader: Maryam Rajavi

Freedom Movement Party
Leader: Ebrahim Yazdi
Email: info@nehzateazad.info
Web: http://www.nehzateazadi.org/english/history.htm

National Front of Iran
Leader: Adib Boroumand
Web: http://www.jebhemelli.net/

 

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IRAQ

Iraqi Communist Party (ICP)
Leader: Hamid Majid Mausa
Web: www.iraqcp.org

United Iraqi Alliance
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 140
Leader: Abdul Aziz al-Hakim

Democratic Patriotic Alliance of Kurdistan
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 75
Leader: Jalal Talabani

Iraqi List (Al-Qayimaal Iraqia)
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 40
Leader: Iyad Allawi
Web: http://alqayimaaliraqia.org

The Iraqis
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 5
Leader: Ghazi al-Yawer

Iraqi Turkmen Front
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 3
Leader: Sadettin Ergec
Web: http://www.kerkuk.net/

National Independent Cadres and Elites (NICE)
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 3
Leader: Fatah al-Sheikh

People's Union
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 2
Leader: Hamid Majid Mousa

Islamic Group in Kurdistan
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 2
Leader: Ali Abd-al Aziz

Islamic Action Organization in Iraq-Central Command
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 2
Leader: Ala Humud Salih al Tamah

National Democratic Alliance
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 1
Leader: Naseer al-Chaderchi

National Rafidain List (Al Rafideen Nationalist)
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 1
Leader: Yunadam Kanna

Reconciliation and Liberation Bloc
Number of seats in the National Assembly: 3
Leader: Mishaan Jibouri

Iraq Assembly of National Unity
Leader: Dr. Nehro Mohammed

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ISRAEL

Kadima (Forward)
Number of seats in Parliament: 29
Leader: Ehud Olmert

Hachazit Hademokratit Leshalom Uleshivyon (HADASH)
Number of seats in the Parliament: 3
Leader: Mohammad Barakeh
Web: www.hadash.org.il

Labor Meimad
Number of seats in the Parliament: 19
Leaders: Yoram Marciano/Ehud Barak

Likud
Number of seats in the Parliament: 12
Leader: Pres. Gideon Sa'ar

National Religious Party (MAFDAL)
Number of seats in the Parliament: 9
Leader: Uri Yehuda Ariel
Web: www.mafdal.org

Sepharadim Shomeri Torah (SHAS)
Number of seats in the Parliament: 12
Leader: Yakov Margi

Shinui (Liberal Zionist Democratic Party)
Number of seats in the Parliament: 0
Leader: Ron Levintal
Address: 100 Rehov Hachashmona'im, P.O.Box 20533, Tel Aviv, 61200, Israel
Web: www.shinui.org.il

Ra-am Ta-al
Number of seats in the Parliament: 4
Leaders: Talab el Sana/Ibrahim Sarsur

United Torah Judaism
Number of seats in the Parliament: 6
Leader: Yakov Litzman

Gil Pensioners Party
Number of seats in Parliament: 7
Leader: Itshac Galantee

Meretz Yahad
Number of seats in Parliament: 5
Leader: Zahava Gal-on

National Democratic Party
Number of seats in Parliament: 3
Leader: Jamal Zahalka

Yisrael Beitenu
Number of seats in Parliament: 11
Leader: Robert Ilatov

Balad
Number of seats in Parliament: 3
Leader: Azmi Bishara

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JAPAN

Liberal Democratic Party
Number of Councilors: 83
Number of Representatives: 307
Secretary General: Bunmei Ibuki
Postal Address: 1-11-23 Nagatacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Email: ldp@hq.jimin.or.jp
Web: http://www.jimin.jp/jimin/english/

Democratic Party of Japan
Number of Councilors: 109
Number of Representatives: 110
President: Ichiro Ozawa
Postal Address: 1-11-11 Nagata-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Email: dpjenews@dpj.or.jp
Web: http://www.dpj.or.jp/english

Clean Government Party (New Komeito)
Number of Councilors: 20
Number of Representatives: 34
Secretary-General: Kazuo Kitagawa
Postal Address: 17 Minamimotomachi Shinjuku-ku Tokyo,160-0012 Japan
Tel: (813) 3353-0111
Email: info@komei.or.jp
Web: http://www.komei.or.jp/

Nihon Kyosan-to (Japanese Communist Party)
President: Kazuo Shii
Number of Councilors: 7
Number of Representatives: 9
Address: The Central Committee of the Communist Party of Japan, 4-26-7 Sendagaya,Shibuya-ku,Tokyo 151-8586, Japan
Email: info@jcp.or.jp
Web: http://www.jcp.or.jp/english/index.html

Social Democratic Party of Japan
Number of Councilors: 5
Number of Representatives: 7
Chairperson: Mizuho Fukushima
Email: mail@sdp.or.jp
Web: http://www.sdp.or.jp/

Liberal League
President: Takeshi Tokuda
Number of Coucilors: 0
Number of Representatives: 1

People's New Party
Email: info@kokumin.or.jp
Web: http://www.kokumin.or.jp/
Number of Councilors: 4
Number of Representatives: 4

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