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EC decision on political parties: Naya Shakti organises protests nationwide

Kathmandu, April 3 The Baburam Bhattarai-led Naya Shakti Nepal and 63 other political parties have organised demonstrations around the country demanding that the EC allow them to contest the local elections using the same symbol throughout the country. The Election Commission recently decided that only political parties with at least one seat in Parliament will […]

Who will Kathmandu elect as its new Mayor?

  Kathmandu, April 2 As the Election Commission’s date to file candidacy for various posts in 744 local bodies draws near, senior leaders from various political parties tell their supporters they wish to head Kathmandu Metropolitan City, easily the most coveted of all positions up for grabs. Speculations are rife that popular youth leaders of […]