Government announcing local elections on Monday, after talks with UDMF, poll commission

Kathmandu, February 19 The Prachanda government is announcing local level elections on Monday. But it will announce the exact date for the polls only after consultations with the Election Commission. At a Sunday morning meeting between leaders of the ruling Nepali Congress and the CPN-Maoist Centre in Baluwatar, the two sides rejected the request coming […]

Tension grips Marchawar as protesters, police clash

Bhairahawa, February 19 Tension has gripped Marchwar in southern parts of┬áRupandehi district. Police said the area is tense after local people attacked the Badbaliya police station. The ensuing clashes left three police personnel and Kataru, a resident of Asuraina, injured, police and local people said.┬áPolice fired five rounds in the air and fired five tear […]