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Meanwhile, the president of the country's main opposition party predicted a landslide victory for the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata party (BJP), enabling it to implement a wide-ranging programme of economic reforms. Rajnath Singh said that electoral pacts with smaller parties will enable the BJP and its allies to win 300 seats of the 543 being contested. … [Read more...] about India election: parties gear up for polls with new job pledges
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One solution hit upon by supporters of inclusive language is to “double up” on genders so that “the neighbourhood children” becomes “the neighbourhood boys and girls”, but such innovations can infuriate traditionalists. Montero, the equality minister, was ridiculed when she referred to a spokeswoman (portavoz) as a portavoza because voz is a feminine noun, whether it pertains to a man or a woman. Rewriting the constitution to be more inclusive would entail replacing about 500 words and considerable doubling up, starting with “Spanish citizens” – ciudadanos/ciudadanas españoles/españolas. … [Read more...] about Masculine, feminist or neutral? The language battle that has split Spain
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