Nepal local elections Phase 2 Result: CPN-UML leads second phase vote count

The counting of votes for the second round of Nepal local elections began on Friday.

Jun 30, 2017, 14:00 PM IST

Electoral process to elect new Nepal PM halted

The electoral process to elect new Nepal Prime Minister has been halted in Nepal due to the disruption by opposition Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML) in Parliament over the vote count in Bharatpur.

Jun 04, 2017, 18:20 PM IST

Nepal proposes Constitution amendment to meet Madhesis demands

Nepal's government has registered the Constitution amendment bill in Parliament despite opposition from CPN-UML, aimed at carving out a new province to meet the demands of agitating Madhesis and other ethnic groups whose protests last year left more than 50 people dead.

Nov 30, 2016, 12:16 PM IST

Nepal PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal to split Province 5 to woo agitating Madhes parties

Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal plans to split Province 5 of the country which currently has 13 districts to woo Madhes-based parties.

Nov 23, 2016, 13:41 PM IST