Nepal local polls: Five ex-MPs in mayoral race

Kathmandu, May 3 It seems that parties have given a considerable importance to local level elections as they have fielded former lawmakers to lead local levels. Former lawmakers running for mayors of cities has been a news as the mayoral position otherwise would have been considered a low-profile post in comparison to that of a […]

UML, RPP partner up for Kathmandu, Lalitpur mayors, deputies

Kathmandu, May 2 The CPN-UML and the Rastriya Prajatantra Party have decided to form an alliance for local level elections in Kathmandu and Lalitpur metropolitan cities. The parties have agreed to elect UML’s candidates as mayors and RPP’s as deputy mayors in both the cities. The parties, however, are yet to announce their joint candidates. […]