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House panels formed to probe poll rigging fail to yield fruit

Kathmandu, July 27 Almost after every election in Nepal, political parties claim the polls have been rigged by ruling or other parties. They demand parliamentary investigations into the alleged rigging and obstruct the House proceedings. Consequently, the House forms panels to investigate. But, the committees most of the times do not submit reports. After the […]

Constituency Delineation Commission seeks suggestions from stakeholders, public

Kathmandu, July 27 The Constituency Delineation Commission on Thursday issued a notice calling for suggestions from stakeholders, members of the public on delineation of constituencies for upcoming provincial and federal elections. The notice says the panel began its function on Wednesday and asked political parties, experts and public to provide it with suggestions within next […]

Thakur says RJPN won’t participate in polls before constitution amendment

Bhaktapur, July 25 The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal leader Mahantha Thakur has said that his party will not participate in the third phase of local level elections in Province 2 unless the constitution is amended as per its demand. In a programme organised by Rafat Sanchar Club here in the district today, leader Thakur reiterated […]

Constituency Delineation Commission officials take oath

Kathmandu, July 23 Chairperson and members of the Constituency Delineation Commission on Sunday took the oath of office and secrecy. The government on Thursday had formed the five-member Commission and mandated it to define 165 constituencies for federal and  330 ones for provincial elections within 21 days from beginning the task. The Commission’s Chair Kamal […]

Supreme Court to conduct hearing on Bharatpur repolling again

Kathmandu, July 23 The Supreme Court says it will conduct a hearing today on a writ filed against the Election Commission’s decision to redo voting in ward 19 of Bharatpur Metropolitan City. A division bench of Justice duo Om Prakash Mishra and Purushottam Bhandari has been assigned to conduct the hearing. Backed by the CPN-UML, two individuals had filed […]

PM says dates for provincial, federal polls will be announced soon

Kathmandu, July 21 Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said dates for provincial and federal elections will be announced soon. Addressing a programme organised to commemorate the 35th memorial day of NC leader BP Koirala today, PM Deuba underlined the need of conducting all the three levels of elections within the […]