Bangladesh`s main opposition BNP on Tuesday sought presidential intervention to end the political deadlock over electoral system, a day after an all-party government was installed to oversee the upcoming General Elections.
Though the major political parties in Nepal have in principle agreed to form an election government led by the Chief Justice, efforts to clinch a "package deal" to end the political deadlock remained inconclusive.
Leaders of CPN UML and UCPN-Maoist, the two largest party in the communist-led coalition along with the main
opposition Nepali Congress started a fresh round of talks
after a deadlock on Friday morning.
Top Maoist leader Baburam
Bhattarai Sunday underlined the need for a national government
in the country, amid the political deadlock over Nepal`s peace
process that has delayed the promulgation of a new
The UK asked political leaders
to end the deadlock over the extension of Nepal`s legislature,
which is set to expire today, amid fears that it could lead to
a constitutional crisis and chaos in the country.
A key meeting between the
leaders of Nepal`s ruling coalition and the Maoists failed to
break the political deadlock on Friday, heightening fears of
clashes between the security forces and the former rebels.
Nepal Maoist chief Prachanda on Tuesday blamed the top coalition partners in the government for the political deadlock, which has stalled the peace proces,
saying they were "not serious" for a consensus.