Stories Tagged 'Madhesi parties'
Even as the alliance of the Sanghiya Samajbadi Forum Nepal and the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal looks to win over 20 seats of the House of Representatives, results show the Madhes-based parties’ influence is limited to Province 2.full story »
Parties remain at odds over bases for carving out new constituencies, with major parties and Madhes-based forces pressing the Constituency Delimitation Commission (CDC) to consider their suggestions.full story »
Election preparations have gathered momentum. The Election Commission is on track to complete preparations, although there have been delays in printing ballot papers for Provinces 2 and 5.full story »
Prime Minister Dahal is under intense pressure to hold local elections on May 14, as scheduled. However, he has been unable to reach an agreement with the Madhesi parties, and this has complicated his plans. full story »
The Central Working Committee meeting of the Nepali Congress that began in Lalitpur on Sunday stressed that the participation of the Madhes-based parties in the upcoming local level elections should be ensured by addressing their demands.full story »
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Local Development Kamal Thapa has said that the government was working to bring the Madhes-centric parties on board the local level elections to strengthen democracy and to end the existing political crisis. full story »