KATHMANDU, Oct 17: The Election Commission (EC) has prepared to facilitate registering and updating the voter list through the local level. For that, the EC has prepared a draft of the procedure and requested to submit feedback and suggestions within mid-November.
KATHMANDU, Oct 13: The Election Commission has prepared a draft of procedure to register voter name-lists of Nepali citizens residing abroad and update it, 2080. And the EC has solicited suggestions on it.
KATHMANDU, Sept 9: The Election Commission has proposed comprehensive amendments and revisions to the prevailing election-related laws to address the concerns raised in the society to make elections clean, free, fair, safe and economical.
KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The Supreme Court (SC) has issued an interim order asking the Election Commission (EC) to not implement its decision to fine election candidates who as it said failed to present the election expenditures details to it.
KATHMANDU, July 30: Four members of Parliament (MPs) from the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) have filed a writ petition at the Patan High Court against the decision of the Election Commission (EC) to fine them Rs 15,000 each for not disclosing the details of their election expenses on Sunday.
KATHMANDU, July 4: In line with the Supreme Court's verdict, the Election Commission (EC) of Nepal has prepared the Integrated Election Law with the provision to update voters' name list by keeping details of Nepali citizens living abroad.
KATHMANDU, April 22: The Election Commission (EC) has directed the bodies concerned to make management of by-election to the House of Representatives (HoR) member efficient. The by-election is taking place in Chitwan-2, Bara-1 and Tanahu-1 on April 23.
KATHMANDU, April 12: The Election Commission has issued permission to six organizations for the election observation of the by-election going to be held on coming April 23 for the member of House of Representatives (HoR).
KATHMANDU, April 5: The Election Commission (EC) has determined the maximum limit of expenditure that candidates can make for the by-election to members of the House of Representatives slated for Sunday April 23.
KATHMANDU, March 16: The Supreme Court (SC) has sought reasons from the Election Commission regarding the case of Gandaki Provincial Assembly Member Rajib Gurung, also known as Deepak Manange. The Constitutional Bench of Acting Chief Justice Hari Krishna Karki, Justices Ishwar Prasad Khatiwada, Anand Mohan Bhattarai, Anil Kumar Sinha and Tank Bahadur Moktan has ordered the dismissal of the case against Manange.
KATHMANDU, March 15: The Election Commission (EC) has released the sample ballot paper for the Vice President election. The EC on Tuesday released the sample ballot paper with a candidate's photo for the vice presidential election scheduled to be held on March 17.
KATHMANDU, March 9: The voting process for the presidential election has concluded, and now arrangements are underway for the tallying of votes. The Election Commission (EC) has announced that the vote counting will commence at 4 pm.
KATHMANDU, March 1: The Election Commission (EC) has enforced the code of conduct for the election of the President and Vice President from today. The EC has issued a code of conduct that will remain valid from today till March 19.
KATHMANDU, Feb 22: The Election Commission (EC) has published the voter list for the presidential election to be held on March 9. The Office of the President and Vice President Election Officer located in the Federal Parliament, Baneshwar, released the voter list earlier today. The names of 881 people have been published in the final list published by the EC.
KATHMANDU, Feb 18: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has granted amnesty to all local level candidates, who were fined by the Election Commission (EC) for failing to submit the details of their election expenses on time.
KATHMANDU, Dec 22: A complaint was filed at the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) against the officials of the Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday, accusing the officials of committing corruption by acquiring illegal assets.
KATHMANDU, Dec 20: KP Sharma Oli, chairman of the CPN (UML), has expressed his dissatisfaction that the Election Commission could not play a fair and effective role in the general elections held on November 20.
KATHMANDU, Dec 19: President Bidya Devi Bhandari today attended a reception hosted by the Election Commission on the successful completion of the election to the Members of the House of Representatives and provincial assemblies.
KATHMANDU, Dec 19: With the final results of the November 20 general elections already published by the Election Commission (EC), President Bidya Devi Bhandari has asked two or more than two political parties to form a new government.
KATHMANDU, Dec 15: The Election Commission (EC) has submitted a report with the election results of both the first-past-the-post (FPTP) and proportional representation (PR) electoral systems to President Bidya Devi Bhandari. The elections to the members of the House of Representatives and provincial assemblies were held on November 20.
KATHMANDU, Dec 11: All seven political parties that have secured seats in the House of Representatives (HoR) under the Proportional Representation (PR) electoral system have submitted the final list of their candidates to the Election Commission on Saturday.
KATHMANDU, Nov 29: The legal system of Nepal prohibits the political use and mobilization of children and schools by parties, but in the House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly member elections 2079, the parties brazenly flouted the law and used children to a large extent for election purposes.
KATHMANDU, Nov 29: Under the proportional representation, the CPN-UML is leading in the vote count with 2,607,472 votes, according to vote counting updates provided by the Election Commission as of 11:30 AM.
KATHMANDU, Nov 28: The Election Commission has instructed the political parties and candidates participating in the House of Representatives and provincial assemblies elections held on November 20 to submit the details of the election expenses within 35 days of the announcement of the results.