Nepal local elections: UML leader Shanker Pokhrel sees three obstacles

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has announced that his government will conduct local elections in November 2016. The last time local elections were conducted in Nepal was in 1997. Although major political parties have said they are in favour of holding elections at the grassroots, they had not taken any concrete step towards it. Onlinekhabar […]

Sonakshigate: Nepal Army says it did not breach any rules

Nepal Army Wives’ Association organised a charity concert for the benefit of quake survivors, on Saturday. The star performers of the evening were Bollywood divas Sonakshi Sinha and Malaika Arora. But events surrounding the concert have dragged the force into controversy. That the concert was organised at the army’s parade ground has not gone down well […]