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. […]

Nepal finally enters local level elections amid political tensions

Kathmandu, May 2 Nepal is finally beginning programmes of local level elections on Tuesday as the Election Commission is registering nominations from candidates for the first phase of polls scheduled for May 14. Provinces 3, 4 and 6 will hold the elections for 283 rural municipalities and municipalities in 34 districts on May 14 while […]