Local Elections

Central leaders busy in election campaigns

The central leaders of various political parties are busy participating in election campaigns in Ilam.

Post Report, Jun 22 2017

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Achham’s female candidates for compulsory girl child education

Almost all female candidates in Achham have prioritised compulsory education to girls in their election agenda.

MENUKA DHUNGANA, Jun 22 2017

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NC’s KMC defeat due to party disunity: Singh

Nepali Congress leader Prakash Man Singh has said the party faced a defeat in the mayoral election in Kathmandu due to non-cooperation from its own leaders and cadres.

Rastriya Samachar Samiti, Jun 13 2017

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‘EC can’t accept third-phase elections’

Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has ruled out the possibility of holding the local elections in the plains in a third phase.

Post Report, Jun 13 2017

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UML not to back party’s corrupt local reps

Senior CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal has claimed that his party would not back corrupt people’s representatives at the local level even if they represent the party.

Post Report, Jun 13 2017

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Confusion reigns in central Tarai

Four days before the official date to nominate candidates for the local level elections, people of Province 2 are not sure about the fate of the polls, especially after reports of clashes between cadres of the Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal withthe other parties and the authorities.

Post Report, Jun 13 2017

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Candidate selection delayed in Province 2

Major political parties, which had claimed that they would finalise their candidates for the local level elections before the Election Commission’s nomination date, are struggling to pick the party representatives in Province 2 even as the task has been over in the other three provinces.

TIKA R PRADHAN, Jun 13 2017

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Newly elected representatives seek role in post-quake works

The recently elected people’s representatives in Gorkha have demanded the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) to grant them the authority to oversee the post-earthquake reconstruction works, noting that the recovery works in the district have been woefully slow even after two years of the disaster.

SUDIP KAINI, Jun 05 2017

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Bharatpur vote count venue declared prohibited zone

The Chitwan district security council has declared vote counting venue at Bharatpur Metropolitan City and its vicinity as prohibited zone.

Post Report, Jun 05 2017

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Brothers become rival candidates in Baitadi

Two brothers from Baitaidi are taking sibling rivalry to a whole another level.

Post Report, Jun 05 2017

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Vote count resumes in Pokhara Lekhnath

The vote counting of the local level elections in Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolitan City resumed on Monday afternoon, almost two days after it was halted over a dispute between political parties.

Post Report, May 23 2017

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Results satisfactory: Maoist Centre

The ruling CPN (Maoist Centre) has assessed that the results of the first phase of local level polls were “satisfactory” for the party.

Post Report, May 23 2017

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