Stories Tagged ' election commission '
The Election Commission has set the expenditure limit for candidates for federal elections under the first-past-the-post system at Rs2.5 million, raising the ceiling by 150 percent from that fixed during the Constituent Assembly candidates in 2013.full story »
The Election Commission (EC) is establishing its offices in 136 local units of Province 2, where the third and final phase of local level elections are scheduled to be held on September 18.full story »
Election Commissioner Ishwari Prasad Poudel has expressed his worry that the damage caused by the recent floods and inundation could pose problems in successfully holding the third phase of local elections.full story »
As many as 11 political parties, including the Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal (RJP-N) and Deshbhakta Janatantrik Morcha-Nepal— an electoral arm of CPN-Maoist, have submitted their documents for the party registration process at the Election Commission (EC).full story »
Pointing to a large number of invalid votes during the first phase of local level elections, three organisations have alleged that the Election Commission has failed to introduce adequate measures for decreasing the invalid ballot percentage in the second phase.full story »
The Election Commission has recalled nearly 12,000 government staffers and volunteers mobilised in Province 2 for the local elections after the government deferred the polls there until September 18.full story »