Nepal election

Nepal Left alliance wins 72 seats, heading towards majority

Nepal Left alliance wins 72 seats, heading towards majority

The CPN-UML led by former premier K P Oli and the CPN- Maoist led by former premier Prachanda have forged electoral alliance for both the provincial and parliamentary elections.

Dec 10, 2017, 12:38 PM IST

Election for Nepal PM deferred till Tuesday

The election of a new Prime Minister has been necessitated following the May 24 resignation of incumbent Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda'.

Jun 04, 2017, 22:23 PM IST

NC takes lead over CPN-UML in Nepal polls

The Nepali Congress on Saturday took a narrow lead over the CPN-UML in polls to elect an assembly that will draft Nepal`s new Constitution while the Maoists led by Prachanda were headed for a humiliating defeat.

Nov 23, 2013, 17:53 PM IST

Nepal elections: Prachanda loses key seat in Kathmandu

Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka Prachanda, former prime minister and chairman of the once-powerful Unified Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (UCPN-M), has lost in the Himalayan nation`s second Constituent Assembly polls, Nepal`s Election Commission announced Thursday morning.

Nov 21, 2013, 10:39 AM IST

Nepal imposes two-day election silence

Nepal imposed a two-day election silence which bans all political campaigning to enable voters to think over their choice Sunday and Monday, before the country holds the second Constituent Assembly election Tuesday.

Nov 17, 2013, 12:00 PM IST

Nepal imposes two-day election silence

Nepal imposed a two-day election silence which bans all political campaigning to enable voters to think over their choice Sunday and Monday, before the country holds the second Constituent Assembly election Tuesday.

Nov 17, 2013, 11:59 AM IST

Nepalese leaders set to elect new PM

Political parties in Nepal were working hard today to arrive at a last minute consensus candidate for the post of new Prime Minister, with the scheduled election being postponed for three hours.

Jul 21, 2010, 14:05 PM IST