Final result of Nepal polls submitted to President

The final result of Nepal`s November 19 polls has been submitted to the president, ending the month-long faltering election process that blocked the formation of a new Constituent Assembly.

Nepali Congress rejects opposition demand for a new President

The Nepali Congress on Saturday rejected the opposition`s demand for fresh presidential elections in the wake of the mandate given by people in the just-concluded Constituent Assembly polls.

Nepali Congress emerges as the largest party in assembly polls

Nepali Congress, which emerged as the largest party under the direct voting system, today took a substantial lead in the proportional votes too by polling over 2.4 million ballots in the election to elect a new assembly.

Nepali Congress emerges largest party in polls

The Nepali Congress emerged as the single largest party in elections to Nepal`s second Constituent Assembly winning 105 of the 240 seats under the first-past-the-post category results of which were finally declared Monday.

NC maintains lead over CPN-UML in Nepal polls

The Nepali Congress today emerged as the leading party in polls to elect an assembly that will draft Nepal`s new Constitution, securing a 14-seat lead over CPN-UML while Prachanda-led Maoists were a distant third.

NC takes narrow lead over CPN-UML in Nepal polls

Nepali Congress took a narrow lead over the CPN-UML while the UCPN (Maoist) was at a distant third as the counting continued today for the election to the Constituents Assembly that will draft Nepal’s new Constitution in the country after years of political turmoil.

Nepal polls: Maoist chief Prachanda wins by thin margin

UCPN-Maoist chief Prachanda finally got elected from Siraha 5 constituency in southern Nepal by a thin margin.

Nepal to ensure effective security for Tuesday`s poll

Khilraj Regmi, chairman of Nepal`s interim election government, has directed the country`s four security agencies to ensure that the Constituent Assembly elections Tuesday are conducted in a free and fair manner, the government Monday said.

26 people arrested for anti-poll campaign in Nepal

Twenty-six activists from the breakaway faction of Unified CPN-Maoist were detained in Nepal on Wednesday for allegedly distributing pamphlets asking the public to boycott the November 19 Constituent Assembly polls.

US criticises attempts to boycott Nepal polls

The US on Wednesday criticised attempts by some political parties in Nepal to boycott and obstruct the November 19 elections.

Nepal amends Constitution for deployment of Army during polls

Nepal on Tuesday amended its Constitution to allow mobilisation of the army to ensure free and fair polls in the country during the November 19 elections.

155,000 men will guard Nov 19 polls in Nepal

The Nepal government is preparing to station approximately 155,000 security personnel for safe and peaceful conduct of the Nov 19 constituent assembly elections.

Don`t support Nepal government on polls: Oppn

Nepal`s 33 opposition parties led by the CPN-Maoist Sunday urged the international community not to support the Nov 19 government`s bid to hold the second constituent assembly election.

India asks Nepal to forge political consensus before polls

India on Tuesday asked Nepal government and warring political parties to reach a consensus on the proposed Constituent Assembly polls in November.

Nepal polls: India to donate 764 vehicles

India is going to donate 764 vehicles to Nepal for its upcoming elections, said Foreign Minister Madhav Ghimire Tuesday.

Nepal Govt announces fresh polls in April-May

The Nepal government announced fresh Constituent Assembly elections in April or May next year, in an attempt to break the political deadlock.

Indian Ambassador meets Nepal PM as poll deadlock persists

Indian Ambassador Rakesh Sood
met Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal on Sunday.