Federal & Provincial Elections 2017

Proportional representation: A likely scenario

The CPN-UML and the Nepali Congress are likely to get almost equal number of seats under the Proportional Representation category of the House of Representatives as the vote count nears its end.

PRITHVI MAN SHRESTHA, Dec 16 2017

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Invalid votes under FPTP system averaged at 5.18 pc: CEC Yadav

Invalid votes in the first-past-the-post (FPTP) category of the federal parliament election averaged at 5.18 percent throughout the country, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Ayodhee Prasad Yadav said during a media interaction in the Capital on Wednesday.

Post Report, Dec 14 2017

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Shashank NC’s only rep in House from Province 4

Nepali Congress General Secretary Shashank Koirala, who won the election to the House of Representative from East Nawalparasi-1, is the lone NC representative to the federal parliament from Province 4.

LAL PRASAD SHARMA, Dec 14 2017

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No. of directly elected female candidates slumps further

For all promises to promote the principle of inclusion in every sector, the country failed to see enough female leaders making into the House of Representatives through the elections under the first-past-the-post (FPTP) category.

Post Report, Dec 14 2017

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UML on top as FPTP vote count concludes

Counting of votes under the first-past-the-post system to elect 165 House of Representatives (HoR) seats and 330 Provincial Assembly seats concluded on Wednesday,

Post Report, Dec 14 2017

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FPTP vote count concludes, UML largest with 80 seats

CPN-UML has emerged as the largest party with the end of vote counts of the first-past-the-post (FPTP) for federal parliament and provincial assembly on Wednesday.

Post Report, Dec 13 2017

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Gachhadar defeats UML's Chaudhary in Sunsari-3

Nepali Congress (NC) leader Bijay Kumar Gachhadar has won Federal Parliament seat from Sunsari constituency-3, defeating his closest rival candidate Bhagwati Chaudhary of CPN-UML.

Post Report, Dec 13 2017

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NC demands re-poll in five voting centres of Tanahu

The Nepali Congress Central Office has disapproved the vote counting in Tanahu constituency 2 (A).

Dec 12 2017

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NC’s Amresh Kumar Singh elected from Sarlahi-4

Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Amresh Kumar Singh has been elected from Sarlahi constituency-4 in the federal parliament election.

Post Report, Dec 12 2017

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Fugitive Tikapur carnage suspect wins landslide victory in Kailali-1

Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) candidate Resham Chaudhary, who is in the most wanted list of police, has secured a resounding victory from Kailali-1 in the federal parliament election.

Post Report, Dec 12 2017

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Election overview: UML victorious in 77 federal constituencies, leading in 4

The CPN-UML has emerged victorious in 77 federal constituencies and is leading in 4 constituencies so far. The party has won the election in 162 provincial constituencies and is leading in 4 provincial constituencies.

Post Report, Dec 12 2017

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