Tag: Ayodhee Prasad Yadav

National Assembly election preparations over: Election Commission

Kathmandu, February 6 The Election Commission says it has completed preparations for the National Assembly elections scheduled for Wednesday. Total 2,056 voters including 550 Provincial Assembly members and 1,506 chiefs and deputy chiefs of local governments in seven provinces will cast votes to elect 56 members of 59-member Upper House on Wednesday. However, 24 members […]

Election Commission briefs parties about National Assembly poll process

Kathmandu, January 23 The Election Commission on Tuesday informed political parties about procedures of National Assembly elections scheduled for February 7. The Commission had invited all political parties registered for the polls to the Commission office in Kanti Path today to let them know how the polls would be conducted and how the votes would […]

Decision on temporary capitals increased security threats to National Assembly polls: EC

Kathmandu, January 18 The Election Commission says the government decision to fix temporary capitals of seven provinces has increased security threats to the National Assembly elections scheduled for February 7. Speaking at a programme in Kathmandu today, Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yasav urged the government and political parties to make initiatives so as to […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, January 8, 2018

All major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu today have given significant attention to the fall in mercury and its impacts on life of people. Many people have succumbed to the cold weather, especially in Terai districts. Besides, as always, contemporary political issues have received significant attention in the front page of newspapers published […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, January 7, 2018

Some major issues highlighted in most Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Sunday are the government’s preparations to skip naming provincial capitals so as to avoid likely protests in various parts of the country, death of nine persons due to viral fever in Jajarkot, preparations to extend term of two transitional justice bodies […]

UML, Maoist Centre to officially urge Commission for PR result announcement

Kathmandu, January 1 After Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad  Yadav said the Commission would announce results of proportional representation elections for House of Representatives only after the conclusion of National Assembly polls, the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre have decided to officially call on the constitutional body to rethink its plan. Leaders of the two […]