Former Additional Inspector General of Police (AIGP) Navaraj Dhakal has said that political parties should be responsible to reduce security challenges for upcoming elections. Security has been complicated due to the volatile activities of political leaders.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) and Naya Shakti have agreed to support each other in Gorkha-2 and Makwanpur-1 in the upcoming election of federal parliament and provincial assembly.

EC and NHRC hold discussions

November 20, 2017 17:18 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Office-bearers of the Election Commission (EC) and National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) have discussed the overall preparations and situation of upcoming elections to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has directed the security officials to provide full security to the people in view of upcoming elections.

Music, dance heat up election atmosphere

November 20, 2017 07:59 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Along with the poll candidates and political parties’ cadres, artists and musicians are also playing major role in setting up the mood for the upcoming parliamentary and provincial elections.

KATMANDU, Nov 20: Seriously concerned over the unabated attacks on candidates, election experts, senior bureaucrats and civil society leaders have suggested to the Election Commission (EC) to ask the government bodies concerned to revise the existing security strategies including the categorization of sensitive areas and enforce them accordingly.

PM promises tight poll security

November 20, 2017 06:15 am

DADELDHURA, Nov 20: Amid ongoing attacks on election candidates of various parties, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has assured that security would be tightened to conclude the upcoming parliamentary and provincial elections in a peaceful manner.

JHAPA, Nov 20: Amid increasing attacks on poll candidates, a joint team of Indian and Nepali security personnel have beefed-up security in the eastern border to avoid any kind of untoward incident in the upcoming parliamentary and provincial elections scheduled for December 7.

SURKHET, Nov 20: Political parties in Surkhet have expedited their election campaigns with interesting agendas and this has heated up the election fervor in the district. The headquarters of Surkhet, the gateway to Province 6, is often considered as the capital of the province.

KATHMANDU, Nov 19: An additional group of 20 election observers from the European Union Election Observation Mission to Nepal (EU EOM) will arrive tomorrow in Kathmandu to observe the elections on 26 November and 7 December.