Tag: Nepalelection

Four DIGs promoted; senior police officials transferred

Kathmandu, November 22 The Cabinet meeting on Wednesday promoted four deputy inspectors general of Nepal Police to the vacant positions of additional inspectors general. Those promoted include Madhu Pudasaini, Madhav Nepal, Hemanta Pal and Pankaj Shrestha. Meanwhile, the Cabinet changed police chiefs of provinces 5 and 7. Newly appointed Pudasaini has been sent to Province […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Wednesday have prioritised issues about upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections. Some newspapers have highlighted the transfer of some chief district officers claiming the decision was against election code of conduct. Likewise, the ineffectiveness of voter education programme has also been highlighted in many papers. A […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have given the priority to issues related to upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections. As the country witnessed a number of attacks on candidates, a meeting between Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and chiefs of security bodies has received prominence in most of newspapers. Important […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: Monday, November 20, 2017

Almost all broadsheet dailies published in Kathmandu on Monday have given space to election-related articles on their op-ed pages. Here we have a summary of some of the notable op-ed pieces published on Monday:   ‘Polls don’t resolve differences on country’s structure’ Nepal prepares for provincial and parliamentary elections, which are scheduled to be held […]

Don’t postpone poll campaigns citing my son’s death: Dahal

Kathmandu, November 19 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says his party does not need to  stop election campaigns owing to the death of his son, Prakash. Party spokesperson Pampha Bhusal says Dahal has directed all ranks and files of the party to continue their campaigns uninterruptedly. “Reports have said poll programmes have been postponed in various […]

After Prakash Dahal’s death, election campaigns halted in Chitwan

Chitwan, November 19 Owing to the death of Prakash Dahal, the son of CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman and the party’s candidate for Chitwan-3, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, parties in the district have postponed election campaigns in the run-up to provincial and federal parliamentary polls. Both the leftist and democratic alliances have said they will not organise any […]