POKHARA, May 6: Nepali Congress' candidate for the top post of Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolitan City, Ramji Kunwar, vowed on Friday to take along each and every towns in the city while advancing the city's development plan.

Holeri Bazar waiting for polls

May 6, 2017 07:23 am

ROLPA, May 5: Holeri bazaar of Rolpa has a special connection with the ‘people’s war’. During the decade-long Maoist insurgency, this town never remained at peace. On 13 February of 1996, Maoists attacked the police post in Holeri and went underground officially. While the police were not prepared for the attack, the rebels had bombed with powerful explosives.

KATHMANDU, May 6: Returning officers in 283 local units of three provinces – 3,4 and 6 - provided election symbols to political parties and independent candidates contesting the first phase of local elections slated for May 14.

KATHMANDU, May 6: The ruling party CPN (Maoist Center) has 'formally' unveiled its election manifesto for the upcoming local polls, promising swift social and economic reforms.

KATHMANDU, May 5: The ruling partner Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center) have made electoral alliance in two metropolises, a sub metropolis and four municipalities for first phase of local election.

KATHMANDU, May 5: A total of 49,071 candidates have filed their nominations for the first-phase of local-level elections taking place in 34 districts of three provinces - 3, 4 and 6 - on coming May 14.

SINDHUPALCHOWK, May 5: One Dalit woman representing CPN(Maoist Center) has been elected unopposed as chairperson of Ward-3 in Lisangkhupakhar Rural Municipality.

CHITWAN, May 5: In view of the local level elections slated for May 14, all-party meeting held at the office of District Administration in Chitwan on Monday has decided to keep Narayangadh-Muglin road open for 24 hours from May 8 to May 17.

KATHMANDU, May 5: The ruling CPN (Maoist Center) and Nepali Congress parties have forged electoral alliances in Pokhara-Lekhnath and Bharatpur metropolitan cities amid opposition from a section of the NC leadership and cadres on the ground.

KATHMANDU, May 5: Badri Pun has been barred from contesting the local-level elections because of the gender identity in his citizenship certificate.