Govt asks Supreme Court to quash interim order against increase in number of local levels

Kathmandu, June 11 The government has filed an application at the Supreme Court, requesting it to quash an interim order issued against the government decision to increase the number of local levels in Terai region. The application is the latest bid of new government to convince the agitating Rastriya Janata Party Nepal to take part […]

Govt turns down RJPN request to defer June 28 polls

Kathmandu, June 11 The Rastriya Janata Party, formed around two months ago after a merger among six Madhesh-centric parties, on Saturday called the government to postpone the second phase of local level elections scheduled for June 28. Ruling coalition leaders, however, rejected the request, raising doubts over the participation of the agitating party in the […]