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.

KATHMANDU, Nov 19: The chair of Maoist center Puspa Kamal Dahal has urged party leaders including the Left Alliance not to postpone the election campaign.  Dahal's request comes after reports of postponed election campaigns following his son, Prakash's death.

NC ensures rights of all: Nidhi

November 19, 2017 13:43 pm

DHANUSHA, Nov 19: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Bimalendra Nidhi has said that the NC would ensure the rights of all.

KATHMANDU, Nov 19: Chief Election Commissioner Dr Ayodhi Prasad Yadav has said that the security challenge witness as political parties and candidates are busy with peaceful election campaign has drawn the serious attention of all.

DADELDHURA, Nov 19: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that security measures shall be tightened in order to stop the ongoing attack against candidates.

Election campaigns postponed at Chitwan

November 19, 2017 11:34 am

CHITWAN, Nov 19: Political parties of Chitwan have postponed their election campaigns for today. The hiatus follows the demise of Prakash Dahal, son of Pushpa Kamal Dahal. Dahal is competing in the House of Representative from Chitwan-3.

BAGLUNG, Nov 19: An unidentified group seized and tore sample ballot papers in Baglung on Saturday, while they were being taken to Nishikhola Rural Municipality-3 for educating the voters.

Parliamentary and provincial elections are just few days away. One of the heated election campaign is presently underway in Dhanusha where some of the big names in Madhes politics are contending for parliamentary seats with all their might. Suresh Yadav of Republica recently talked with these candidates centering on their election agenda. Excerpts:

NC leader Ram Chandra Poudel also targeted but escapes unhurt

KATHMANDU, Nov 19: Many residents of Kathmandu constituency-8 wake up with either their doorbells or their phones ringing early at the break of the day as the candidates for the upcoming elections visit them early in the morning.