Stories Tagged 'Local elections'
The Election Commission has received flak for being unable to reprimand political parties for violating the election code of conduct and being biased towards the government, full story »
Following enthusiastic turnout of voters in the second phase of local elections on Wednesday, including a large swathes of the Tarai, political leaders and observers say, the heat is now on the agitating Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal to join the third phase of elections. full story »
The second phase of local elections was highly encouraging and peaceful with high voter turnout despite adverse weather and political sensitivity, poll observers said on Wednesday.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 »
The temporary police personnel or “Myadi Prahari”, who were recruited to provide security during the first phase of local elections in Dhading, are in protest after some of them were reportedly assaulted by Nepal Police officers for refusing to go to the Tarai districts for the second phase of the elections slated for June 14. full story »
If all goes well, Prime Minister Dahal will soon start to clear the way for Deuba to head the government, now that the first phase of local elections is over. full story »