KATHMANDU, April 27: International Development Partners Group, including the United Nations in Nepal, nine embassies diplomatic missions in Nepal and World Bank, issued a press release on Thursday and stated that they encourage efforts to continue to forge a political agreement to enable the participation of as wide a section of the population as possible in the upcoming local level elections.

PM calls all-party meet for Friday

April 27, 2017 19:01 pm

KATHMANDU, April 27: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has called an all-party meeting for Friday to discuss the pressing issues as local level election and constitution amendment.

KATHMANDU, April 27: National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) said that the constitutional body will monitor human rights situation across the country during the upcoming local level elections.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Indian ambassador Manjeev Singh Puri today called on CPN (UML) chair K P Sharma Oli at latter's party office, Dhumrabarahi in the capital.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Inter Party Women's Alliance (IPWA) has called for increasing the women's representation in the local level election to 50 per cent.

KATHMANDNU, April 27: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Local Development Kamal Thapa and CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli held a meeting today to discuss the country's contemporary issues.

KATHMANDU, April 27: The Public Account Committee (PAC) under the Legislature-Parliament has, expressing its concerns over the government decision to give tax exemption in the name of Tax Settlement Commission, decided to probe the matter.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the government has reached to an agreement with the main opposition, the CPN (UML) just to take back the letter sent to the Local Development officers (LDOs) in some of the districts in Tarai Madhes through the Ministry of Federal Affairs to revise the number of local-level.

KATHMANDU, April 27: The Election Commission (EC) has stated that the election code of conduct issued in view of the upcoming local-level election shall remain in effect until June 14, the date set for a second-round election.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Prime Minister Dahal held a meeting with the leaders of the federal alliance to discuss how to proceed in connection with the constitution amendment bill registered at the Legislature –Parliament  on Thursday.